Our new Monday home

We move to our brand new, sexy venue, The Galloway Theatre at the Waterfront Theatre School, with our first gala show on Monday 17 February, and every Monday from then on. Shows will start at 8pm. And Tuesday night improv continues at 8pm at The Kalk Bay Theatre, with our first show of the year […]

Coming to you from Reunion Island

Under the canopy, next to the pool, designing a new format, in French! Candice, Leon, Tandi and I are having the time of our lives at an improv festival here. Beyond language, beyond culture, beyond distance, imrov is working its magic and bringing us together. It is amazing to think that Candice and Leon performed […]

December newsletter

Dear ImproGuise fans We have come to the end of 2013. Can you believe it? Looking back, it’s been a year of improv firsts – our 2 week improv festival at The Kalk Bay Theatre, seconds – our second successful Soap-A-Thon, regulars – our weekly shows, and experiments – Jam Sandwich every last Thursday of […]

Casper Shows

I promise you the dust has not settled yet after our mammoth 15 hour Soap-A-Thon, but we already have most exciting news. Casper de Vries, SA’s beloved funny guy, will be celebrity guesting with us next Monday at The Intimate and Tuesday at Kalk Bay Theatre. Improv and stand-up are intrinsically, fundamentally different, but Casper […]

The settling dust of Soap-A-Thon 2013

We did it. 15 hours of improvised medieval fantasy. It was pretty awesome even if we say so ourselves. Please let us know what you thought, what you enjoyed, what ideas you have to make next year’s one even bigger and better. We are doing the maths and will let you know soon how much […]

Soap-a-thon Press Release

A fully improvised 15-hour medieval fantasy Soap-a-thon Last year, we, South Africa’s longest running, award-winning improvisation company amazed and delighted audiences with South Africa’s first ever nonstop 12-hour Soap-a-thon. For the few die-hards who managed to sit through every one of the 70- minute episodes, it was a theatre rite of passage. No sooner had […]

New Improv (of)Course

I cannot believe we are barreling towards the end of the year already. I haven’t even got all my mascara off from last year. Of course, what this means is that it is time for us to be putting together our new improv workshop, which will be starting on Thursday 5 Sept and will run […]