THE Z OPEN MICS: The Z Unplugged

an Open Mic Event

March 12, 2024

7:30pm

Studio Theater

Calling all singers, songwriters, and musicians! This is your opportunity to take the mic. Test out a new original song or share your favorite cover. It’s up to you. The most important thing is to share a song for all to hear in this welcoming, supportive, and creative environment. In partnership with Jim Bulleit and Fox Music Artist Members have early access to sign up for performance slots via private link. Learn more about Artist Memberships here. 

Plan B Jam: Open Mic for Improv Games

Plan B Comedy

March 26, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

The original improv workshop is back! Watch, participate, ask questions and get answers in these open Plan B rehearsals where anyone can join in the Jam sesh! Whether you’re brushing up on your existing skills or learning new ones, these Jams are a perfect way to explore your creativity and meet some new friends. Free and open to the public ***** Plan B Comedy is very proud to be the resident comedy group at The Z. Performing regularly in both the Studio and the Main Stage, Plan B Comedy provides a high-energy, fast-paced and exciting experience. Plan B Comedy’s brand is “FUN” and it shows. Comedy Starts Here.

The Undiscovered: Musical Theater Open Mic

The Undiscovered: Open Mic

April 09, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

Dust off your sheet music, warm up those vocal chords, and step into the spotlight! Join your fellow musical theater enthusiasts for a night of songs from The Great White Way. Come and see the finest of Hampton Roads’ Broadway-worthy talent. Those looking to sing may sign up at the door. Limited spots!

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OPEN MIC SERIES: Step on stage and showcase your talents! Writers, comedians, musicians and performers of all kinds can test-drive works-in-progress, debut new pieces, or take the mic for fun in this welcoming, supportive environment. New talent starts here!

The following audio support is available at Undiscovered Open Mics:
– Accompanist on piano
– Two vocal mics (for solos or duets)
– Connection for cell phone for backing track – Lightning (iPhone) and USB-C
– Connection for devices with standard headphone ports
– Music stands

The Word: A Spoken Word Open Mic

An Open Mic For Poets, Storytellers and Fabulists

April 11, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

The Word welcomes diverse voices and fans of poetry, spoken word, and all forms of storytelling. Share a poem, read a story, or even tell a joke. Take the stage and share your new work-or an old favorite- in a comfortable, laid-back, and encouraging atmosphere. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Those looking to speak/perform may sign up at the door. Please limit your performance to 5 minutes. Limited spots! The Word is a collaboration with Zeiders American Dream Theater, The Muse Writers Center, Hampton Roads Writers, and Tidewater Writers. ***************** OPEN MIC SERIES: Step on stage and showcase your talents! Writers, comedians, musicians and performers of all kinds can test-drive works-in-progress, debut new pieces, or take the mic for fun in this welcoming, supportive environment. New talent starts here!

Plan B Jam: Open Mic for Improv Games

Plan B Comedy

April 23, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

The original improv workshop is back! Watch, participate, ask questions and get answers in these open Plan B rehearsals where anyone can join in the Jam sesh! Whether you’re brushing up on your existing skills or learning new ones, these Jams are a perfect way to explore your creativity and meet some new friends. Free and open to the public ***** Plan B Comedy is very proud to be the resident comedy group at The Z. Performing regularly in both the Studio and the Main Stage, Plan B Comedy provides a high-energy, fast-paced and exciting experience. Plan B Comedy’s brand is “FUN” and it shows. Comedy Starts Here.

The Undiscovered: Backwards Broadway Cabaret

a Undiscovered Open Mic Event

April 25, 2024

7:30pm

Studio Theater

The Undiscovered presents a one-night only cabaret of Broadway... backwards! Featuring performers singing the roles they always wanted, but could never be cast in and culminating in a Broadway Jam sesh with sign-ups at the door!* A Pay What You Can Event

THE Z OPEN MICS: The Z Unplugged

an Open Mic Event

May 14, 2024

7:30pm

Studio Theater

Step on stage and showcase your talents! Writers, comedians, musicians and performers of all kinds can test-drive works-in-progress, debut new pieces, or take the mic for fun in this welcoming, supportive environment. New talent starts here!

Plan B Jam: Open Mic for Improv Games

Plan B Comedy

May 28, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

The original improv workshop is back! Watch, participate, ask questions and get answers in these open Plan B rehearsals where anyone can join in the Jam sesh! Whether you’re brushing up on your existing skills or learning new ones, these Jams are a perfect way to explore your creativity and meet some new friends. Free and open to the public ***** Plan B Comedy is very proud to be the resident comedy group at The Z. Performing regularly in both the Studio and the Main Stage, Plan B Comedy provides a high-energy, fast-paced and exciting experience. Plan B Comedy’s brand is “FUN” and it shows. Comedy Starts Here.

The Undiscovered: Musical Theater Open Mic

The Undiscovered: Open Mic

June 11, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

Dust off your sheet music, warm up those vocal chords, and step into the spotlight! Join your fellow musical theater enthusiasts for a night of songs from The Great White Way. Come and see the finest of Hampton Roads’ Broadway-worthy talent. Those looking to sing may sign up at the door. Limited spots!

************

OPEN MIC SERIES: Step on stage and showcase your talents! Writers, comedians, musicians and performers of all kinds can test-drive works-in-progress, debut new pieces, or take the mic for fun in this welcoming, supportive environment. New talent starts here!

The following audio support is available at Undiscovered Open Mics:
– Accompanist on piano
– Two vocal mics (for solos or duets)
– Connection for cell phone for backing track – Lightning (iPhone) and USB-C
– Connection for devices with standard headphone ports
– Music stands

Plan B Jam: Open Mic for Improv Games

Plan B Comedy

June 25, 2024

7:30 PM

Studio Theater

The original improv workshop is back! Watch, participate, ask questions and get answers in these open Plan B rehearsals where anyone can join in the Jam sesh! Whether you’re brushing up on your existing skills or learning new ones, these Jams are a perfect way to explore your creativity and meet some new friends. Free and open to the public ***** Plan B Comedy is very proud to be the resident comedy group at The Z. Performing regularly in both the Studio and the Main Stage, Plan B Comedy provides a high-energy, fast-paced and exciting experience. Plan B Comedy’s brand is “FUN” and it shows. Comedy Starts Here.