Baron Sternlook create one-off musicals and short music-based scenes.  Lead by James Lovelock (Showstopper, Music Box).

Box Of Frogs is Birmingham’s premiere impro group, founded and run by Jon Trevor.  They do a free show each month in the Jewellery Quarter.

Bunkum Factory are the house team at the monthly Fat Penguin Improv shows.

Foghorn Unscripted is a Birmingham based narrative improv company covering Dickens, murder mysteries and more.

The Improlectuals are an improv supergroup with performers taken from many other Midlands groups.  They usually perform at Cherry Reds in central Birmingham.

Jumprov are the UK’s Freshest Improv Theatre Company & Britain’s only BAME group.  Founded by Sunny Dhap, made up of David, Jade, Chantal, Adaya, Jay & Marius.

The Kneejerks shows are a mix of comedy and theatre, generating a mix of laughter and emotion.  They put on free monthly shows in central Birmingham.

LoveHard create stories, songs, routines, musings, tragedies, horrors, films, pilots, feelings, pitches, harmonies and jokes.

Ministry of Improv make delightfully fun themed shows (improvised pantos, spy thrillers etc) mixing long form with songs, music and short form laughs.

Previously On perform regular long-form shows in Balsall Heath which are the final episode of a never-seen-before television series.

Watch This enjoy both short-form and long-form shows, performed by members of the University of Birmingham Improv Society.

Yes And, Minister perform a long form election-themed show where audience members vote for the policies they would like to see implemented.


Coventry Improv is made up from a wide range of performers with varying backgrounds, combining their talents to play classic improv games.  

The Improv Musical are a group of musical actors which can turn any scenario into a fully formed musical.

WITS is the Warwick Improvised Theatre Society, made up of students from the University of Warwick.

Wow Impro were formed in 2004 by Rich Coad.  They perform regular improvised shows and run regular improv & theatre workshops in and around the Midlands.


MissImp are Nottingham’s top improvised comedy theatre group and perform across the East Midlands several times a month.

NICE are the Nottingham Improv Comedy Experience, promoting the art form at special events throughout the year.

Paria Theatre is a collection of artists and comedians who create and perform improvised and devised work.

The Red Herrings is formed from members of the University of Nottingham Improv Society.

Rhymes Against Humanity are the Midland’s favourite musical improv troupe creating musical mayhem on the spot using audience suggestions.


The Same Faces are an improvised comedy group with regular performers Tom Young, Allan Smith and Dave Gotheridge.  Monthly shows in Leicester and Northampton.


Have I missed something?  Get in touch and let me know.                                    @MidlandsImprov


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