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Thursday Improv Comedy Drop-In Brighton
Upcoming
24th October 2019
Brighton, UK
The Brighton weekly improv comedy drop in is ideal for people trying improv for the first time, or more experienced players who want to work on core skills.
Wednesday Improv Comedy Drop-In London
Upcoming
23rd October 2019
London, UK
Three hours of improvisation fun! Working on the skills at the heart of improvisation, such as listening, making offers and committing to your choices, each week you will go a little further into improvisation.
Musical Improv Comedy Drop-In Brighton
Upcoming
3rd November 2019
Brighton, UK
Your Sunday Musical joy ride is here! Two hours of improvising musicals with some of the most experienced teachers on the improv scene.   For an audience, it looks like a miracle, for the performer it feels like flying. Starting from a single word, you will be creating scenes that magically lead into complete songs!...
Improvising Shakespeare
Upcoming
23rd November 2019
Brighton, UK
Improv Intensive Weekend Workshop with Mayday, Jenny Rowe In this Level 2 weekend workshop, you’ll spend two days improvising in the style of Shakespeare’s plays. Shakespeare was a genius, so whilst we probably can’t quite reach his level of playwriting in 48 hours, we CAN learn a huge amount to inspire and develop our improvised...
Slow & Steady Wins the Scene
Upcoming
9th November 2019
Brighton, UK
Improv Intensive Weekend Workshop with Maydays Director, Lloydie James Lloyd If you sometimes feel you’d benefit from slowing down your scene work and investing in your characters and scenes then this weekend intensive will give you the tools to make more out of less. Slowing down allows us to notice so much more in the...
Beginning as you mean to go on
Upcoming
14th December 2019
Brighton, UK
Improv Intensive Weekend Workshop with Mayday, Jules Munns Telling stories is a natural, human impulse. They allow us to sort and examine the world, learning from those who came before, whether they existed or not. Yet when improvising stories, it is all too common for narrative to seem more of a curse than a blessing....
Advanced Performance Narrative Improv Comedy Course
Showing
30th September 2019
Brighton, UK
In this level 3 of the Maydays courses, you’ll have 8-weeks to explore and develop your Narrative Improv Skills. Creating fun, satisfying stories from nothing more than a word from the audience – but without getting caught up by the ‘plot monster’. Building on the level 2 longform courses you will use improv scenes to...
Longform Music Improv Comedy Course
Showing
1st October 2019
Brighton, UK
Level 3 of The Maydays Longform Music Improvisation Courses   In this level 3 of the Maydays longform musical improvisation courses, you’ll have 8-weeks to stretch your longform musical improv wings.  Creating a musical from nowhere. It looks like a miracle feels like flying and is much easier to do than you expect. Building on...
Beginners Improvised Comedy Course
Showing
2nd October 2019
Brighton, UK
Level 1 of The Maydays shortform improvised comedy courses – CPD Accredited Unleash your creative potential and increase your confidence with improvised comedy! Great for all levels and abilities, improv uses no scripts or prepared material. Comedy is created in the moment: a playful and liberating experience, which is both very funny and helpful for...
The Maydays 6th Annual Intensive for Experienced Improvisers
Upcoming
25th March 2020
Dorset, UK
“It was truly amazing to be in this beautiful place, learning and laughing with so many lovely people. I really feel that the intensive focus from the Maydays teachers has transformed my improv game.” How would you like to spend four days in a grand old house in the Dorset countryside this spring, intensively studying...
Tonight’s Top Story
Upcoming
6th November 2020
Brighton, UK
Inspired by newspaper articles cut out by the audience just minutes before curtain time. This is improv without tricks, gimmicks or games, just a live comedic exploration, through scenes and songs, of the secret heart of your city. It is the world only hinted at by your local paper but finally revealed by the comedic...
Happily Never After @ Improfest Romania
Upcoming
9th November 2019
Happily Never After is back in Romania for this years Improfest 2019! We’ll be joined on the night by Groundhog Play You will wake up and live the same scene several times. Can you break the loop and find out what your true purpose is? Inspired by stories like Groundhog Day, Russian Doll, Happy Death...
Happily Never After @ New WImbledon Theatre
Upcoming
30th November 2019
London, UK
The Maydays present: Happily Never After @ New Wimbledon Theatre – Studio Bar An Improvised Gothic Musical Tale The Maydays have been quietly gathering an army of fans around the world with their exceptional talent for creating skin-prickling theatre from nothing. Now they are dazzling audiences with their hugely popular and deliciously dark musical show,...
Happily Never After
Upcoming
23rd November 2019
London, UK
The Maydays present: Happily Never After An Improvised Gothic Musical Tale The Maydays have been quietly gathering an army of fans around the world with their exceptional talent for creating skin-prickling theatre from nothing. Now they are dazzling audiences with their hugely popular and deliciously dark musical show, Happily Never After. Created from a single...
Confessions
Upcoming
1st November 2019
Brighton, UK
Confessions takes audience stories and secrets written down before the show starts and turns them into songs, sketches and beguiling stories. Expect, secrets, lies and guilt. The Maydays will also be joined by guest improv superstars to get your laughing gear in order! ***** “The Maydays are a troupe to watch out for if you...
Tonight’s Top Story
Upcoming
29th November 2019
Brighton, UK
Inspired by newspaper articles cut out by the audience just minutes before curtain time. This is improv without tricks, gimmicks or games, just a live comedic exploration, through scenes and songs, of the secret heart of your city. It is the world only hinted at by your local paper but finally revealed by the comedic...
Tonight’s Top Story
Upcoming
7th February 2020
Brighton, UK
Inspired by newspaper articles cut out by the audience just minutes before curtain time. This is improv without tricks, gimmicks or games, just a live comedic exploration, through scenes and songs, of the secret heart of your city. It is the world only hinted at by your local paper but finally revealed by the comedic...
Confessions
Upcoming
3rd January 2020
Brighton, UK
Confessions takes audience stories and secrets written down before the show starts and turns them into songs, sketches and beguiling stories. Expect, secrets, lies and guilt. ***** “The Maydays are a troupe to watch out for if you love daring improvisational comedy” Latest7 **** “The Maydays combine the feel of a late-night game of truth...
Tonight’s Top Story
Upcoming
3rd April 2020
Brighton, UK
Inspired by newspaper articles cut out by the audience just minutes before curtain time. This is improv without tricks, gimmicks or games, just a live comedic exploration, through scenes and songs, of the secret heart of your city. It is the world only hinted at by your local paper but finally revealed by the comedic...
Confessions
Upcoming
6th March 2020
Brighton, UK
Confessions takes audience stories and secrets written down before the show starts and turns them into songs, sketches and beguiling stories. Expect, secrets, lies and guilt. ***** “The Maydays are a troupe to watch out for if you love daring improvisational comedy” Latest7 **** “The Maydays combine the feel of a late-night game of truth...
The Maydays 6th Annual Intensive for Experienced Improvisers
Upcoming
25th March 2020
Dorset, UK
“It was truly amazing to be in this beautiful place, learning and laughing with so many lovely people. I really feel that the intensive focus from the Maydays teachers has transformed my improv game.” How would you like to spend four days in a grand old house in the Dorset countryside this spring, intensively studying...
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