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

Free Pre-Show Intro to Improv

Sunday, Dec. 13 @ 7pm Join Shana Merlin online for a Free Second Sunday Intro to Improv @ 7pm, Dec. 13th and get a taste for our style. You’ll be able to join the improvisers live for some…


TWO Online Showcases!

Saturday, Dec. 12 @ 7pm Storytelling 201 Student Showcase Tickets by Donation & Sunday, Dec. 13 @ 8pm Second Sunday Improv Comedy Showcase Join The Audience on Zoom Storytelling 201 Student Showcase Join us for…