Thursday 30 May, 2030 at Alexander Bar. R80. JAM SANDWICH: LITTLE SPACE BETWEEN Improvised Theatre | Running Time: 75 mins “They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered.” – Scott . F .Fitzgerald Little Space Between. A series of Improvised moments that will explore relationships through the personal connection we each have with [...]
This is a message to the most recent graduates of our improv course. And every other improviser. And Americans.
How completely exciting. Save the date for next Thursday, at The Alexander Bar for your seat for a brand new kind of improv experiment. Three by Two is 3 long (15 minute-ish) scenes performed by pairs of improvisers. Our theme (loosely, because we don’t want to think about it too much, or pre-plan) is ‘family’. [...]
Important news! As of 1 April 2013 our shows at the Kalk Bay Theatre will start at 8pm and NOT 8:30pm as previously. Also, there will no longer be any meals offered at the venue, unless you are a large group and book in advance for this. Remember it is always best to book on [...]
Every now and then I have a moment of anxiety around ‘teaching’ improv. How can you teach a bunch of people to make stuff up? Well, that isn’t what you ‘teach’. What you end up teaching is all the things people need to let go of, all the stuff that stops them, from being in [...]
For those of you interested in a good read, take a look at Lisa Greenstein’s post about how improv… wait. Read the post. It is beautiful.
Hey guys Check out this video clip of a recent show, a style rollercoaster inspired by the lyrics “Hello, is it me you’re looking for?” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jlEbO489IJI Thanks to Wine and Dine SA for the video!
The thing I am most excited for this week is the Wednesday Western. That’s because I bought boots in Prague. But then, when I think about Thursdays at Thornton Hall I get those weird thrills. Really. I am so lucky to be in this amazing position of making it up for fun for two whole [...]
Jam Sandwich, our monthly long form improv show at the fabulous Upstairs at Alexander Bar, had its premier performance last night, and it was great. Old hand improvisers, me, Ryan, Lisa and Leon welcomed brand new first timer Zanne onto stage and she was fantastic, as we improvised a La Ronde and then a free [...]
We christened Upstairs at Alexander Bar with improv on Saturday afternoon because fave player Ryan Jales decided to do what he loves on his birthday; improvise. He invited his friends to watch while we had the time of our lives performing a format we learned in Oz called Stuck in The Middle. It was great [...]