Have a go at making up musicals! The Showstoppers offer a range of workshops catering to all levels of ability and experience, so whether you are an experienced improviser looking to enhance your skills or wanting to try your hand at something new, we will have the class for you.

You can sign up for one of our public workshops below, or get in touch to arrange a private workshop for your improv group, school, college or musical theatre society. Email for more information.

‘If you want to learn to improvise musical theatre,
you can’t beat working with the best’

Benjamin Dobson, intensive workshop participant January 2017

Improvised Musical Theatre Course – Improvers

Starting September 21, 2022

An 8-week introductory course in long-form musical and narrative improvisation, coached by leading members of the Showstopper team.

Improvised Musical Theatre Course – Returners

Starting January 18, 2023

A follow-up course for people who have completed the Improvers’ Course or an intensive, exploring improvised musical theatre in greater depth.

Showstopper Workshop – Professional

December 6-7, 2022

A 2-day musical improvisation workshop specifically for professional musical theatre performers and graduates.

New Year Intensive

January 2-6, 2023

A New Year’s resolution with a difference: an intensive 5-day course in improvised musical theatre.

This workshop is now sold out. Please email if you would like to be added to the waiting list.

‘I went from absolute beginner in musical improv to taking part in a full performance in just five days… a thoroughly educational and fun experience!

Matt Sparkes, intensive workshop participant January 2017

We have a limited number of scholarship places on our workshops and courses for members of ethnic minorities and other under-represented groups. Please email us at the address above to enquire.

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‘Thank you for the wonderful work that you did with our students, it was one of the funniest hours I have had at Mountview. The project really helped equip these students with new skills.’

Jacqui Somerville, Head of Acting and Musical Theatre, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

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