What's Going On at Merlin Works?

  • Important People from the Homecoming Celebration and Dance

    Homecoming 2012

  • After Improv 301, You'll Be Invited to Perform in the Graduation Show!

    Spring 2012 Graduation Show

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    Award Winning Instructors

    Our teachers have won Best Improv Teacher and Best Improv Class, Austin Critic’s Table Awards, B Iden Payne Awards, Best of the Fest at Frontera Fest and Best Improv Troupe in The Austin Chronicle.

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    Location, Location, Location

    Enjoy free parking at our large centrally located classrooms in the heart of Austin on the banks of Lady Bird Lake. Merlin Works is excited to become a part of the arts at the ZACH Theatre starting January 2013!

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    Professionally Planned Fun

    Our workshops are fun (really fun) but they are also professional, prepared and productive. We do the hard work on our expertly crafted curriculum so the learning sneaks in with all the laughter.

News and Updates

Free Improv Mixer this Sunday 5/22!


Merlin Works presents Free Improv Mixer Whisenhunt Stage @ the ZACH Theatre May 22, 2016 3-5 pm Do you take your improv shaken or stirred? Try it both ways at the Merlin Works Improv Mixer…


Life and Death and Improv

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Life and Death and Improv:  What kind of failures are we celebrating?   I’m driving off of Fort Sam Houston in Lieutenant Colonel Mishaw Cuyler’s SUV after finishing my first improv workshop for a military…