improvised theatre

Looking to take your improvised scene work, acting or performing skills to the next level in a stretching, but safe and supportive environment?

This course is part of our performing improv programme. learn to explore narrative – hone your improvised theatre skills.

Performing Improv L1 is a programme of three seven-week classes, which rotate throughout the year: Creating Characters, Telling Stories and Singing Songs.

Improvisers from Impromptu Shakespeare, Adventures of the Improvised Sherlock Holmes and Murder, She Didn’t Write bring a brand new work in progress production to the Bristol Improv Theatre.

The feisty improvisers from Team Bish and Team Bosh will go head-to-head chasing glory, honour and the audience’s love, in this extravanganza of games, songs and scenes.

This Is Your Musical, Improvised Musical Theatre Show based at the Bristol Improv Theatre, seeks an experienced drummer to join the show’s band.

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.

A spooktacular double bill of After Dusk: An Improvised Twilight Zone and The Bish Bosh Bash

Two original improvised productions, one big show! Presented by the BIT’s amateur theatre company, Unscripted Players. Featuring Origin of Heroes and Unplanned Planet.

This class teaches the training wheels structure and demonstrates the fundamental approach to scenework required to making an engaging 25-45min longform piece.

The unplanned, unscripted & unconventional cult comedy show continuing the world’s longest improvised narrative every other Monday

Discover the roots of improvised comedy through the Italian clowning form of Commedia dell’arte! A three hour insight into Commedia archetypes to let your inner clown out.

The Power of Character – Advanced Beginners + (3hrs, 16 participants) “The Power of Character” focuses on celebrating the unique voice of every performer and aims to unlock the range of characters within everyone. We explore the power of strong…

This workshop is for all performers interested in learning improvisation driven by character, made popular by LA’s Groundlings Theatre as well as Mandel’s own NYC school, Improvolution.

In this workshop, you will delve more deeply into scene work, using the tools of character- based improv: relying on the “WHO” of the scene first and foremost.

Real Positive Poles present a delve into the unknown and hilarious with After Dusk and laughter at the end of the world with Last Day on Earth

“Set Bitch Free” is a workshop and tribal event for lady identifying improvisers of any experience level hosted by Devin Bockrath. With a focus on technique, character development, risk taking, and the power of support, this class aims to shake…

Improv 101 Trust & Support 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…