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Improv Training and Performance for Youth

Austin’s go-to Youth Comedy Program.

Year Round Classes, Camps & Shows at ColdTowne Theater

Our Conservatory Program provides advanced levels of Improv and Sketch Comedy training through weekly classes, school break camps, and opportunities for performance. With a Faculty that includes some of Austin’s most beloved Improvisers and Teaching Artists, we are proud to provide youth and families with access to high-quality comedy training.

Improv for Libraries, Schools and Organizations

Link to Move Your Tale for Improv in Schools, Libraries and Organizations

Shows: Live Comedy for All Ages

Saturday Morning Kids Shows

Fast, fun, and frequently hilarious, ExAb’s show lineup is varied and original, including all-ages shows with both adult & youth acts, family-friendly shows performed by adult casts adept at playing to both parents & kids, and more!

Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Join us at ColdTowne Theater and RRISD Campuses for Summer Camps!

Weekly Fall Classes

Weekly Classes

Join us onsite at ColdTowne Theater on Sundays for weekly Improv classes.

Birthday Parties & Private Events

A One of a Kind Celebration

Looking for a unique, low stress way to celebrate? We’ve got just the thing!

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