improviser

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…

Improv 201 Truth Create engaging scenes. We focus on playing real characters, and exploring in the moment. We learn how to act truthfully in scenes, and how to construct a platform through world exploration. The final class will be dedicated…

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

Hello! I am an actress and theatre maker relocating to Bristol. I’m keen to get stuck into the Arts scene and find collaborators to make theatre with. The type of work I like to make encourages the audience to asses…

The Bristol Improv Theatre is collaborating with Michelle Graham-McMorrow (The Short And Girlie Show) to offer a development opportunity for women looking to get on stage and improvise. A small group will be trained for seven weeks in short-form improvised…

South West based performer, deviser, improviser and producer. Currently performing in the five star, sell out show Murder, She Didn’t Write – I also manage the production aspects and touring of the show and cover rural bookings – and in…

Comedy writer/performer. Artistic Director of Spitz & Co. Currently appearing on CBeebies in “Waffle the Wonderdog”.

Trained in circus and physical theatre, worked as an actor, clown, stand-up, storyteller and comedy magic, in theatres, cabarets, festivals, comedy clubs, schools, palaces and behind, over and underneath public houses. Loves impro and audience interaction making every show unique….

Patti Stiles has been called the Queen of Improvisation, and in this workshop she challenges performers to look outside traditional gender roles when creating characters.

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…

Parent’s Basement is Bristol’s home for Chicago 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…

I am a Bristol-based theatre-maker and musical director with experience in devising, improvising, writing, clowning and performing as an actor-musician.

I love to improvise. To me it is the most direct and engaging form of theatre, exciting to be part of as a performer and audient (I’m pushing for this to be the singular form of audience). Having performed, trained…