2019 is over! Thank you all!

In the meantime, get your improv comedy fix at Laugh-Masters Academy for weekly shows, free intro classes and regular term improv comedy classes.

2020 starts in…


All shows 100% sold out at the Seymour Centre!

Book now for the Queen’s Birthday long weekend!

Acquire some new superpowers – Workshops held at the NSW Teachers Federation Conference Centre in Surry Hills.

See hilarious local and international acts – Shows at the renowned Seymour Centre in Chippendale, Sydney.

Key Details

  • June 7-9, 2019
  • Sydney
  • Improv Comedy Shows
  • Improv Comedy Workshops
  • Improv for Business Workshops
  • Children’s Workshops
  • And more…

Confirmed Performers and Teachers from…

  • Ontario, Canada
  • Los Angeles, USA
  • San Francisco, USA
  • Chicago, USA
  • Manila, Philippines
  • And all across Australia!

What’s this all about?

What is Improv? Eran and Happy try to explain.

If you’re new to improv comedy theatre, the main thing to know is trained performers will spontaneously create characters, dialogue, and an entire show using your suggestions or stories as inspiration.

Every show is unique, never to be seen or repeated again. Ever.

It will have you on the edge of your seat wondering what will happen next, how the performers do it (hint, they took improv classes), and laughing along as unscripted scenes evolve before your very eyes.

And while you may be familiar with Whose Line is it Anyway, Thank God You’re Here or even TheatreSports, there’s so much more to improvisational theatre. (See: What is Improv?)

In fact, most of the funny people you love to watch on TV and in films got their start in improv, from Tina Fey to Steve Carrell to Amy Poehler to Will Ferrell.

So come see what it’s all about, have a laugh, take a workshop, and make some mates.


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