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Run from our brand new training centre in the Melbourne CBD, our Chicago-style improv and sketch comedy workshops program is the largest of its kind in the southern hemisphere. Over 1000 of Melbourne's most talented and creative people have enjoyed taking courses with us since our launch in 2012, and we routinely have over 100 active students at any given time. Now it's your turn!

Each class includes free admission to as many shows as you can watch at the Improv Conspiracy Theatre (pending ticket availability) plus an end-of-term performance for your friends and family to see what you've been up to.

2018 Term schedule

  • Term 1: January 8 - March 4
  • Term 2: March 5 - April 29
  • Term 3: April 30 - June 24
  • Term 4: June 25 - August 19
  • Term 5: August 20 - October 14
  • Term 6: October 15 - December 9
  • Sketch Sampler (Optional Trial Session)

    Anyone is capable of developing relatable comedic ideas that are worth writing down and sharing—yes, even you! To prove it, we're offering a free session to help you get you acquainted with the basics of sketch comedy.

    There are no scheduled workshops in this category, please join our mailing list to find out when we announce new opportunities!

    Sketch Level 1 - Introduction to Sketch Writing

    Our introductory sketch comedy writing course is designed to give anyone the tools and theory to start writing sketches for the stage and screen in the American style made famous by The Second City and Upright Citizens Brigade Theatres.

    There are no scheduled workshops in this category, please join our mailing list to find out when we announce new opportunities!

    Sketch Level 2 - Creating a Sketch Show

    Let's get those sketches up on stage! In this class you'll work with your fellow students, the instructor and a director to create an completely original sketch comedy show at the Improv Conspiracy Theatre.

    There are no scheduled workshops in this category, please join our mailing list to find out when we announce new opportunities!