Available Mailing Lists

Crunchy Frog Collective Associates


A mailing list for associate groups of The Crunchy Frog Collective web site.

Extempore Theatre


This is the mailing list for Extempore Theatre, the London Jam in association with The Bristol Old Vic and the London Improvathon.

Rhapsodes returns to The Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

April 28th 2017

Masterminds Adam Meggido and Sean McCann are back in Edinburgh with their whip smart show Rhapsodes! From the creators of Olivier Award-winning ‘Showstopper! The Improvised Musical’, this is competitive improv as you've never seen it. In Ancient Greece, the ‘rhapsodes’ would compete for prizes at the great artistic festivals in Athens. Now, almost three thousand years later, Adam and Sean honour this tradition by attempting the most-humanly-impossible-to-improvise challenges known to man – competing against one anothe ...Continue Reading

Grand Theft Impro


This is the email list for Grand Theft Impro, the veteran comedy improvisation team of Dylan Emery, Phil Whelans and Charlotte Gittins.

Grand Theft Impro Message

September 4th 2023

Sat 09 September: GTI back at Hoopla. Summer “officially over,” says official.L-R: Sally Hodgkiss, Dylan Emery, Phil Whelans, Mike Orton-Toliver.Saturday September 09, 2023 @ 2000hrs at Hoopla...The Miller, 96, Snowsfields Road, London SE1 3SS MapThis coming Saturday sees GTI return excitedly to the stage after the summer break. How did you spend your summer? GTI went to stay with its relatives in the countryside. GTI climbed trees, swam in the lake, went for cycle rides, had picnics... and then, one day, GTI stumbled a ...Continue Reading

Grand Theft Impro Media


This is comedy improvisation outfit Grand Theft Impro's mailing list for theatre and comedy journalists and listings.

Grand Theft Impro: upcoming guests include Ruth Bratt, David Reed, Rachel Parris, Phil Pellew

February 12th 2016

GRAND THEFT IMPRO - Thursday Nights until March 24 8.30pm at The Wheatsheaf, 25 Rathbone Place, London, W1T 1JB, just off Oxford Street. £5.50 at grandtheftimpro.com/tickets. £7 on the door. Grand Theft Impro's thirty-something-th season continues with a whole raft of exciting guests cast adrift on a sea of improvisation. A funny sea. Grand Theft Impro Dylan Emery is co-founder of Edinburgh, West End and Radio 4 Impro Hit The Showstoppers and Ken Campbell-inspired hard-bardics masterclass, the School ...Continue Reading

Showstopper Workshops


This is a mailing list for people interested in the workshops run by The Showstoppers.


May 19th 2018

Hello! We're sorry to be yet another one of those pesky GDPR emails! We're just writing now to let you know that as things stand you will be unsubscribed from this mailing list next Friday, May 25th, in order for us to comply with the new General Data Protection Regulations which come into force then. If you want us to delete your information and never bother you again, then do nothing. If, however, you've like to carry on hearing news on all of our workshops, courses, intensives, showcases and special events, the ...Continue Reading




The School of Night


This is the mailing list for The School of Night, the hard bardics troupe of improvisers originally convened by the late, great Ken Campbell.

School of Night at The Clapham Omnibus May 13th

May 10th 2017

Hail Seekers! Just a reminder to those who aren't already coming that the school is convening at the Clapham Omnibus Theatre on May 13th for a three-hander. Fraters Meggido, McCann and Emery will be sharpening wits and opening bardic taps to channel some of the finest work that Shakespeare ever lost. We will be joined by the amazing musical skills of Chris Ash, who also plays with the Olivier-award winning Showstopper! The Improvised Musical. Please come and join us... When: 7:30pm, 13th May 2017 Where: The Claph ...Continue Reading

The Showstoppers


This is the mailing list for the improvised musical group The Showstoppers (www.theshowstoppers.org), creators of Showstopper! The Improvised Musical and The Showstoppers' Kids Show

Showstopper on tour!

May 2nd 2018

Ever wondered what a day in the life of a Showstopper on tour is like?! Look no further! Ruth Bratt is here to reveal all…! “Most tour days begin at home. Those of us who live in North London tend to jump in Phil Pellew’s car and have a daytrip. We do a lot of single night touring, and we’ve been on tour for about 7 years now, so we’re all getting to a stage where we REALLY like our own beds. If a venue is within 3.5 hours drive from my bed, there’s no debate. Home! Phil and I share the driving - he used to do it all, b ...Continue Reading