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Expect world-class buffoonery in this deliriously unhinged improvised promenade musical. Featuring some of the most iconic anthems of our times, given a fresh rub for their money by a belting Kneehigh band, plus an extraordinary choir of extras – you! – we guarantee this will be a rocking, rollicking riot of ridiculousness that you won’t forget.

mpossibly greedy, unstoppably crude, inexorably daft and hell-bent on making the country great again! Sound familiar? Based by Alfred Jarry’s riot-inducing masterpiece, Kneehigh will let rip with their own version of theatre’s most anarchic creations – KING UBU.

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

Funny, tender and painfully awkward, Romantics Anonymous is a delicious love story about breaking the mould and finding the courage to be happy.

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 to the Montage format. If you are a comedian looking to improve you craft, a writer looking for inspiration, or someone who just wants to try something new, this course is for you!

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 you craft, a writer looking for inspiration, or someone who just wants to try something new, this course is for you!

Part improv performance, part hidden camera show, part social experiment.  

Scratchpad is the Bristol Improv Theatre’s new scratch night – carving out stage time for fledgling ideas, emerging groups and the shooting sprouts of talent.

Led by the all-powerful Gamemaster, our heroes will search for treasure, battle deadly foes, and struggle against evil to save the world!

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.

Each night, a cast of professional actors and team of talented musicians produce a brand-new, hilarious, smash-hit musical inspired by YOUR stories.

Instant Wit! The best in improvised comedy.

Ten week performance course working with industry professionals, offering the opportunity to participate in a live street performance.

The Natural Theatre School Creating and Devising class is the follow-on course for participants who have undertaken our Adult Theatre and Performance Skills classes. 

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

A fun-focused, laughter-filled introduction to performing improv in front of an audience. A follow up to our hugely popular Discovering Improv course.

Dance sessions for over 50s

A playful and gentle dance movement class specifically designed for people living with Parkinson’s.

Move Dance Feel is a creative project for women affected by cancer, including those caring for someone with cancer, designed to offer holistic support and enhance wellbeing.

Children are the future of every nation, but poverty causes children to step back and live within the smallest radius. We are aware of the continuous global developments; there are still 767 million people across the world who are fighting from numerous socio-economic challenges.