30 episodes

The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over. 

 

The Improv Conspiracy Podcast The Improv Conspiracy

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    • 5.0 • 15 Ratings

The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over. 

 

    Cale Bain - Audience Problems vs Player Problems

    Cale Bain - Audience Problems vs Player Problems

    Cale Bain is an improviser and the Managing Director of Improv Theatre Sydney. He has been performing improvised comedy theatre since 1988 and has taught, workshopped, directed, produced and performed shows around the world ever since. In this episode Cale discusses audience problems vs player problems, the Harold, workshops, looking after your scene partner and getting out of your head.

    The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over.

    For information on classes and live shows head to http://improvconspiracy.com
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 37 min
    Patti Stiles

    Patti Stiles

    Patti Stiles is an actor, improviser, director, teacher, author and playwright who has been working professionally in theatre since 1983. She served her theatre apprenticeship at the world renowned Loose Moose theatre and was trained by Keith Johnstone.

    Since then, Patti has become a household name in the worldwide improvisation community and an pillar of Improvisation as an art-form here in Melbourne. Patti has a new and excellent book out now Improvise Freely available at her website PattiStiles.com

    It was my pleasure to chat with her and hopefully a pleasure for you to listen to.

    The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over.

    For information on classes and live shows head to http://improvconspiracy.com
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 55 min
    David Razowsky

    David Razowsky

    David Razowsky is an OG legend of improvisation, formerly the Artistic Director of Second City. Dave has a simple and effective approach to improv and he specialises in teaching the Viewpoints.

    Broni and Dave just have a casual chat about some random Improv thoughts Dave has. Enjoy. 

    You can find out heaps more about Dave and check out his TED Talk at https://www.davidrazowsky.com 

    The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over.

    For information on classes and live shows head to http://improvconspiracy.com
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 36 min
    Ryan Patterson on Listening Like a Thief

    Ryan Patterson on Listening Like a Thief

    Ryan Patterson is an Improviser, Producer and Teacher. He is one of the founders of Soothplayers, and performs regularly in their Improvised Shakespeare show as well as their Improvised Harry Potter show. In this episode we talk about listening like a thief to your team mates and mining their scene work for nuggets to use later in the show.

    The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over.

    For information on classes and live shows head to http://improvconspiracy.com
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 30 min
    Katherine weaver on Making Your Partner Look Good

    Katherine weaver on Making Your Partner Look Good

    Katherine is an Actor, Director, Improviser and the Artistic Director of Impro Melbourne, a fantastic Improv school here in Melbourne. In the episode she talks about the importance of making your scene partner look good and switching your focus from yourself to them. It's a great chat and a wonderful way to kick off 2021 on the podcast.

    You can check out Impro Melbourne's Podcast "Are You Awake"

    The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over.

    For information on classes and live shows head to http://improvconspiracy.com
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 43 min
    Laura Buskes on Reaction before Response

    Laura Buskes on Reaction before Response

    Laura is the Assistant Artistic Director and Theatre Operations Manager at The Improv Conspiracy. She's also (obviously) an Improviser, Comedian and Writer. We talk about reacting before responding, giving weight to your scene partners words and giving yourself a chance to develop character through exploring the meaning of your reactions.

    The Improv Conspiracy is one of Australia's premiere improv comedy theatres. Hosted by Broni Lisle, the Improv Conspiracy podcast features weekly guests talking about a little corner of improv philosophy or practice that they are passionate about. The perfect extra curricular companion to the Improv Conspiracy's training program, while also being a useful resource for improvisers the world over.

    For information on classes and live shows head to http://improvconspiracy.com
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

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15 Ratings

15 Ratings

annoying101101 ,

Wow. So good!

Thanks for producing this, it is so helpful as I start my journey into improv. Ya’ll are so real.

Lopo Jr ,

A great improv podcast

I love this podcast. It's real and it's real good. I also like that every guest honestly talks about their improv journey and gives real practical advice. Keep it up guys!

Laura PG ,

Great nuggets of wisdom on improv

This is a great podcast from an amazing Improv Comedy school in Melbourne. Like the quick format, focus on the practical and the inclusion of little improv skits. Highly recommended for anyone interested in improv!