Workshops

Creation School at BAC London

We just finished our 6th 3-weeker Theatre of the Funny Creation School. Great to be back at the BAC! – it holds some very warm memories for us since its where we spent a lot of time in our early days as a company, and we really enjoyed being there

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Upcoming Bursary Places

We are committed to supporting the development of the next generation of comedy performers. Our professional training workshops are delivered by the artistic directors and associate artists in the UK and across the world. Participants develop techniques of clowning, comedy, devising and music theatre in a way which is transferable

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New Year, New Workshops!

We’re pleased to announce our workshop dates for the new year. We’ll be teaching for a week in March at The Royal and Derngate in Northampton, a week in March at Toynbee studios and for three weeks in May at Worthing Theatre and Museum. We’ve altered our application process slightly

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Spymonkey London courses announced

We are delighted to announce two Spymonkey courses in London in October/November 2022 – come and play with us! Spymonkey Clown will run 24-28th October at Tall Stories studio. This course is suitable for all levels of experience, from novice to seasoned professional. Spymonkey Clown for Musicians, Music for Clowns

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Spymonkey back in the USA

Aitor is looking forward to returning to Celebration Barn Theater in Maine. He will be leading a series of online Garage of Broken Stupid Ideas sessions from March-May and then returning to teach two courses in person in June. Garage of Broken Stupid Ideas – 14 March – 9 May

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Vienna & Helsinki autumn workshops

We’ve just added two European dates to our workshop schedule for autumn 2021: Spymonkey Clown, Vienna We’ll be running a 5-day workshop on Spymonkey Clown in Vienna, led by Aitor Basauri, 29th Sept – 3rd Oct. The week will be our first partnership with Vienna Volksoper. Full details here. The

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New Brassmonkey & Tall Stories Bursaries announced

We are announcing a new round of bursary awards for our upcoming workshops in London and Brighton in Autumn 2021. We are committed to supporting the development of the next generation of comedy performers. Our professional training workshops are delivered by the artistic directors and associate artists in the UK

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NEW Spymonkey five day courses in London & Brighton!

We are delighted to offer 3 Spymonkey courses in London and Brighton this September/ October.  Spymonkey Clown: 6th-10th September, London Spymonkey Devising: 13th-17th September, London Spymonkey Music & Comedy: 25th-29th October, Brighton We will ensure that measures are in place to make the workshops COVID safe. We ask that you

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All Zoomed Out!

Over the last 12 months Spymonkey’s team have continued to support the creative and business development of theatre-makers. We might all be Zoomed out now but it’s been a privilege to have run 22 webinars, for 355 individuals and offered session fees for the whole programme on a sliding scale

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