Rich Coad

Improvisational Comedy workshop leader

Based in
Coventry, United Kingdom
Also teaches in Bedworth, Birmingham, Coventry, in and around Coventry and Warwickshire, West Midlands
Rich Coad | Improvisational Comedy workshop leader

Rates: Starting from £4 per session upwards for drop in or £15 p/hr upwards for bookings

Make an enquiry Phone: 07832 127387

Workshop leader & founder of WOW Impro. Leading workshops/classes in the art of improvisational comedy & theatre as well as general acting workshops.

Experience includes performing with WOW Impro, Foghorn Improv, Box of Frogs, Big Wednesday & Impro Vivo.

Theatre directing experience: Directed the one act play 'Jacobson's Organ' by Nicholas Corden winning the Warwickshire Cup & Nuneaton One Act Play festivals in March & May 2010. Also has directed pantomimes and new writing.

Group Classes

From beginner to performer

Rich Coad & Theatre Absolute brings this one off workshop suitable for all levels of experience which results in an optional performance alongside WOW Impro members.

The workshop will be covering:
-Basic Laws Of Improv
-Character Building incl Movement
-Story Structure
-Improv games

The workshop lasts from Noon to 5pm followed by the 7pm-8pm performance which you are invited to perform in.

A great fun way of learning the art of impro or putting those existing skills to use. Those not wishing to perform are invited to watch the show (ticket cost included in workshop fee).

Call Rich Coad on 024 76362084/07832 127387 or email [email protected] to book your place as they are limited

It's a: 
Theatre Absolute, Coventry
City Arcade, Coventry CV1, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Saturday 25th September 12pm-5pm the 7pm show
£10 full day

Improv comedy/theatre workshops (Drop In)

Drop in workshop ran by WOW Impro's Rich Coad, Matt Dibbens & Sarah Reed. All levels of experience welcome from absolute beginner to seasoned pro.

Workshops include mime, clowning, character building & all general improv.

Call 024 76362084 or 07832 127387 for more details or pop along to see us.

It's a: 
Bedworth Arts Centre
High Street (behind Civic Hall), Bedworth CV12 8NF, Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Mondays (except bank hols) 7pm-9.15pm
£3 per session


Shipston High School

WOW Impro have ran workshops for & performed regularly with pupils from Shipston High School. This gave youths aged 14-16 the opportunity to improvise alongside professional performers at an affordable cost while boosting their social & acting skills.

Sep 2010 - Sep 2011

Juggling & clowning for kids aged 6-10

A series of workshops for children aged 6 up to 10 at Race Lees School in Bedworth.

The sessions teach the children the key aspects of clowning & mime as well as basic juggling up to 3 balls.

The classes were ran for an hour on a five session course.

Apr 2010 - Jul 2010

Labyrinth Youth Theatre

Occasional one off workshops teaching young actors 14 years upwards the importance of character building through a series of games designed to get the group members thinking about movement & voice.

Also covering improvisation & comedy to enhance performance skills & confidence.

Jun 2007 - Jun 2010

Bedworth Arts Centre

Weekly drop in impro classes have been at Bedworth Arts Centre since March 2004 & continue to be strong.

Subjects covered include: mime, character building, storytelling & making, clowning, movement & stand up comedy/monologues amongst others.

A variety of experience has made the workshops an enjoyable time for all, from absolute beginners to professional stand ups & actors.

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Mar 2004 - Aug 2010


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.


Bookings for schools, businesses etc are at for a minimum of 2 hours

Make an enquiry Phone: 07832 127387

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