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Improvisation

Can improv help you deal with change?

In the last five months, I’ve moved apartments twice in an experiment to save money. It’s been a lot of change and hasn’t amounted to a great saving, but in truth, it hasn’t bothered me that much. I trust my life experience…and my improv brain.

You’re reading this in the future, right now for me it’s mid-February 2020. As I move my life in boxes from one location to another I feel a sense of vulnerability. A raised awareness of my environment and the big stuff over which I have no control right now. From flooding in the UK, to political shifts, climate change and a possible pandemic to counter.… Continue Reading

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Improvisation Workshops

Improv. Creative Workshops for Digital and Tech Teams .

What do companies want out of team building? Better relationships? Clearer communication? Communication and active listening are the ‘bread and butter’ of improv. If you think of theatre or comedy when the word ‘improv’ is mentioned that’s fair enough, but digging a little deeper, using improvisation effectively can reveal a great way to skill up, and have fun doing it.

Applied improvisation a term that refers to learning the skills to think on your feet, and then applying them to a particular industry, situation or relationship.

Along with the troupe I perform with regularly CSz UK, I’ve been a passionate advocator of improv and improving my own listening and communication skills for many years now.… Continue Reading