improvised theatre

Perfect for beginners. In this course we focus on the core essentials of improvisation. We learn to trust our own ideas, listening to others, and having the confidence to initiate spontaneous scenes. If you are a comedian looking to improve…

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

The BIT presents a triple bill of improv talent, especially sourced from the South West. Tonight’s line up features Freudian nightmares, platonic love and walkie talkies.

Put your name in the hat for an improv jam that will probably make history. Whether you are a seasoned pro or have never tried improv before, our friendly compere will be there to make you look good!

Help us celebrate two amazing years with a day of improv! Join BIT founder, Andy Yeoh for a FREE afternoon improv masterclass, followed in the evening by a special birthday Theatre Jam!

The Bristol improv theatre is the UK’s first theatre dedicated to spontaneous and collaborative arts. We have been operating out of our own theatre on Saint Paul’s road since 2017.

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

Join the Unscripted Players for a night of comedy competition, as assembled teams participate in a series of short-form games and scenes.

This year the BIT celebrates International Women’s Day with a line up of fantastic female talent, featuring visiting and homegrown acts.

BIT Favourites the RH Experience are back in Bristol for more top-notch chaos, imbued with their own brand of anarchic silliness.

A programme designed for actors, performers, and those interested in getting on stage!

Discovering Improv is your introduction to the exciting, challenging and fun world of improvisation.

The Improv Actors Clinic is a place for improvisers and actors to develop their spontaneous, collaborative and creative performance skills.

The BIT presents a double bill of improv talent, especially sourced from the South West. Tonight’s acts are LAST DAY ON EARTH and SPACE CATS

Can scripted theatre be imbued with the same spirit of spontaneity as improvised theatre? Can improvisation be so slick it looks rehearsed and scripted?

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for state-side style longform improv, featuring some of the funniest improvisers the South West has to offer. Our house team perform sketches directly inspired from stories told by a guest monologist, then in the second…

It’s the last episode of the season! Join us at The Wardrobe Theatre to find out what’s in store for the residents of Newtown in ‘Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera’!

Join us at The Wardrobe Theatre to find out what’s in store for the residents of Newtown in the next episode of ‘Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera’!

Join us at The Wardrobe Theatre to find out what’s in store for the residents of Newtown in the next episode of ‘Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera’!

Join us at The Wardrobe Theatre to find out what’s in store for the residents of Newtown in the next episode of ‘Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera’!