WHO WE ARE Twisted Melon: specialists in proactive, interactive, improvised performance! Twisted Melon is a young, vibrant ensemble based in Sydney. The team's flagship is improvised theatre - we are passionate about improv as a craft and all its possibilities.
Twisted Melon has expertise in stage shows, script development, corporate entertainment, or tools for tertiary education and training.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING SERVICES INTERACTIVE ROLE PLAYS FOR EDUCATION/TRAINING As specialists in individually-tailored interactive role plays, Twisted Melon is the perfect addition to your staff training day, orientation days, and more. These role plays also make excellent material for training videos. ONE-ON-ONE ROLE PLAYS FOR
STAFF/STUDENT ASSESSMENTS Twisted Melon's improvisers are expert at making your students or employees feel like they're in real situations and/or dealing with real customers. In this way, you can accurately and realistically assess your candidate's on-the-job performance. Check out our website to find out what our clients say. Contact us for more information and to discuss how we may help you. LIVE ENTERTAINMENT We have a range of live entertainment options available to spice up your next event.
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FULL LENGTH SKETCH/IMPROV REVUE: BARREL OF MONKEYS Improv and sketch comedy collide in this cheeky, fast-paced revue! Fresh from a successful season in the 2006 Cracker Comedy Festival, six rising stars from Sydney's improvised comedy scene bring their own brand of "monkey magic" directly to you. Crossbreeding scripted and improvised scenes, Barrel of Monkeys is sketch comedy gone ape!
The vibrant, cheeky cast of this hybrid revue promises to integrate ideas and experiences from the audience, on the fly. Barrel of Monkeys' scenes are linked by a variety of creative segues - including monologues and musical numbers. The show's combination of memorable improv and imaginative scripted material will leave audiences itching for more. Featuring a cast of accomplished improvising actors, including writers from The Glass House and Comedy Inc. Duration: 55 minutes. Also available in a 30-minute abridged version.
IMPROV SHOW: THE TWISTED MELON SPECIAL This exciting comedy show takes audience interaction to another level! Drawing all their inspiration from audience suggestions, a talented trio of professional improvisers will create an array of short scenes, songs, and all-round hilarity on the spot. Spontaneity has never been funnier or more... spontaneous! Duration: 30 minutes Other services Twisted Melon can provide: - Team Building Sessions - Roving Characters - Hosting - Audience Energisers - Stand-up Comedy - Live Music We can tailor a show or product to suit your event with any combination of our services – just contact us! "Twisted Melon's terrific improvisation skills had the audience in stitches, their rapport with the whole audience showed a great deal of professionalism...
They were not only funny, but also gave us some food for thought. Multitalented, easy to work with, and highly entertaining." - Sandhi Spiers, Managing Director, Wholistic Business Network