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How Impro made me a better manager

I used to think that being a leader was about becoming enough of an expert that you could be right most of the time, and then telling other people what to do. They’d do it because your ideas were “better” than theirs, right? Wrong. First of all, I don’t know how I’d ever deal with the pressure if I felt like the success of 25 people’s work depended on me giving each of them instructions that they would follow to the letter. Secondly, who wants to work for that kind of boss?

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How Impro Made Me a Better Employee

Taking impro classes has allowed me to learn and reaffirm the skills that I can transfer into my workplace, all while having a lot of laughs and fun along the way!

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"BLOCK BLOCK"

"Who's there?" "NO-ONE". "Wha.." "AND THERE'S NO DOOR, AND YOU'RE NOT HERE AND THIS CONVERSATION ISNT HAPPENING" *smoke bomb*

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I am a better actor because of Impro!

John Marc Desengano talks about how Improvisation has made them a better actor.

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How online impro changed my life

Online impro has normalised a new form of accessible impro that is great not just for me, but for people with a variety of access needs – such as those who require mobility aids, sound amplification or support workers, who may have faced obstacles engaging previously.

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5 impro games you can play by yourself

So, living up to the bachelor name, here are my 5 favourite impro games to play by myself (because sometimes you have no one else to play with).

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Interactive? Immersive? Me?

Ensemble member Jim Fishwick talks about the wonders of improvising with your audience, not just for them.

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Improvised Comedy Fun and Games

When picture drawing guy James Hart and word writing guy Adam Wallace discussed the prospect of doing an improvised comedy course with Impro Melbourne, the conversation went something like this.

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Nothing Toulouse Chapter Six

Pregnancies, Police, Poetry, Princes, Poseidon, Portraits, Promises and Pommes Frites abound in the penultimate episode of our soap opera...

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Nothing Toulouse Chapter Five: Catch Me If You Can

Proposals, peacocks, pastries, and peril in this week's exciting instalment!

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