improvised 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.

Two original improvised productions; One Big Show! Presented, directed and performed by the Unscripted Players, the Bristol Improv Theatre’s amateur improv company.

Cast from Impromptu Shakespeare, Improv Sherlock and Murder, She Didn’t Write conjure the golden age of fools, spinning a farcical tale of love, adventure and misadventure at breakneck speed.

Do you have an idea for a new improv show? Are you putting together a new troupe and are looking for your first performance dates together? Scratchpad is the Bristol Improv Theatre’s monthly scratch night, carving out stage time for fledgling…

Unscripted Players is Bristol Improv Theatre’s amateur theatre company. We’re casting for two improvised shows to be performed on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th April (two evening performances, and a Saturday matinee performance) as part of our BIG APRIL SHOW…

For anyone who’s fancied making up songs on the spot, and for those who don’t think they can sing but would love to have a go. Part of our Performing Improv programme.

Scene work is the beating heart of improvised theatre. This course delves into improv technique and theory from a range of approaches to help the participants stretch their scenic muscles.

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.

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 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.