GARDINER — Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Water Street, will present Capital City Improv at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $16 for adults, $14 for seniors and $5 for children 17 and younger.

This improvisational comedy troupe uses audience suggestions to create a completely customized comedy show. Based in Augusta, Capital City Improv has been making people laugh with their quick witted, lighting fast short-form improvisation. Their 80-minute shows utilize the audience and their suggestions to create something that’s immediately funny! “This may be the best live improv show I have ever seen,” said Johnson Hall Executive Director Mike Miclon in a news release.

Capital City Improv was founded by well-known actor, producer and comedian Dennis Price and features local performers David Greenham and Liz Helitzer. Rounding out the group, from Ellsworth, are Jen Shepard and musical director, Larrance Fingerhut.

For tickets and information visit or call 582-7144.

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