What's Going On at Merlin Works?

  • Homecoming 2012

  • Spring 2012 Graduation Show

Say Yes to Merlin Works

  • 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.

  • Based at ZACH Theatre

    Enjoy lots of parking at our safe, centrally located classrooms in the heart of Austin on the banks of Lady Bird Lake. Merlin Works has been a resident company at the ZACH Theatre since 2013!

  • Professionally Planned Fun

    Our classes and corporate events 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

Covid Health Guidelines

We are excited to be doing in person classes again, and judging from the signups for classes, our students and faculty are as well. While we’re slowly returning to a sense of normalcy, with some…


Get your questions answered regarding our NEW classes!

A Conversation on Physicality in Improvwith Asaf Ronen A Conversation on Stand-Upwith Comedian Valerie Nies and Storyteller Paul Normandin Are you interested in learning more about In-Person Stand-Up and Storytelling classes at Merlin Works? Because we have a special…