Annie Russell Theatre

Rollins Improv Players

Rollins Improv Players is an improvisational theatre troupe performing signature long form and short form shows in the 203 E Lyman Blackbox.

A Proud Legacy

This is the Rollins Improv Players 15th year on campus!


Something for Everyone

The troupe performs short-form shows a la "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" as well as long-form, one-act plays inspired by your suggestions.


Come See Us!

Most shows take place in our black box theatre on the second floor of 203 E Lyman! 

Improvientation Tradition

Directed by Dr. David Charles, the Rollins Improv Players start their year off with eight back-to-back shows entitled "Improvientation!" for all incoming students. 

Rollins Improv Players

The mission of Rollins Improv Players (R.I.P.) is to create improvisational theatre that expresses challenging and provocative subject matter; to represent the dramatic and comedic aspects of student life and beyond; to dare ourselves and our audiences to grow, think, and act; to serve Rollins College as a conduit for discussion and discovery, experimentation, play, laughter and community.

Rollins Improv Players (R.I.P.) is a theatrical improvisation troupe performing a variety of long form and short form shows. Signature offerings include Variations on a ThemeCut-To, and R.I.P. Tag. R.I.P performs throughout the semester in the Fred Stone Theater.

R.I.P. boasts a proud decade-long history on campus. Visit our hall of fame.

Fall 2018 Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all RIP shows take place on the second floor of 203 E. Lyman, just across the street from the SunTrust Parking Garage. RIP shows last one hour. Admission is free, and seating is first come, first served.

Wednesday, September 12 at 11pm
Cut To: First Impressions

Tuesday, September 18 at 11pm
RIP Tag: Subliminal Minds

Sunday, September 30 at 8pm
Variations on a Theme: Justice

Thursday, October 11 at 11pm
Cut To: The Breaking Point

Wednesday, October 17 at 11pm
RIP Tag: Law and Order

Friday, October 26 at 1pm
Variations on a Theme: Secrecy

Monday, October 29 at 11pm
RIP Tag: Bones

Friday, November 2 at 1pm
Cut To: Reunion

Friday, November 16 at 1pm
Variations on a Theme: Legacy

Sunday, November 18 at 8pm
Cut To: Adulthood

Friday, November 30 at 1pm
RIP Raffle

Tuesday, December 11 at 11pm
RIP Tag: CSI Winter Park