Teens Impro

with Katherine Weaver

An improvisation course for young people who want to play, have fun, and make things up on the spot!

In this 7-week course, they will learn the basics of improvisation through engaging games and exercises that call on spontaneity, collaboration, and creativity, all in a safe and inclusive environment.  Great for all budding actors, young people, and those who want a confidence boost. 

Focusing on 

  • Being present in the moment
  • Accepting ideas - saying 'Yes!'
  • Idea generation 
  • Supportive play and collaboration
  • Silencing the internal critic
  • Improving communication skills
  • Active listening

Ages 13 years - 17 years (If you are over or under these years please email us at publicworkshops@impromelbourne.com.au for the next available course for you.)

"I love sharing improvisation with young people. Improvisation develops students' confidence, resilience, decision-making, resourcefulness, teamwork and listening skills. It can help to reduce anxiety and fear of judgement. It challenges us to embrace and celebrate mistakes, to be bold and to support each other. All you need is yourself and your fellow improvisers." - Brenna Dixon

The class size is limited to 12 students. 

These skills can then be taken into acting, public speaking, general communication, and more. 

Learn from the best

You can trust our 30 + years of experience teaching and performing in Melbourne and internationally. Our experienced teachers are professionals who work in the arts. Enjoy a safe creative environment with a company that values diversity and welcomes people of different ethnicities, religions, sexualities, genders, abilities, ages, and backgrounds. 




Workshop Details

Dates & Times

February 5 – March 25, 2024
Mondays 5.00pm – 6.00pm
Course of 7 classes



Prices in AUD, GST included


Impro Melbourne Main Theatre
21-23 Stanley St, West Melbourne

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Katherine Weaver is an improvisor, actor, teacher and Artistic Director of Impro Melbourne. She has performed and directed for many seasons with Impro Melbourne in such shows as Theatresports™, Gorilla Theatre™ and Maestro™. Her love of performing is only matched by her love of teaching, which she has been honoured to do in Wurzburg Germany, Wellington New Zealand, Adelaide Australia and Canberra.

Read Katherine Weaver’s full biography