Octavia Gilmore


Octavia is a passionate improviser.

She currently improvises Shakespearean plays with Impromptu Shakespeare and musicals with Musicbox, Multiverse and Whose Mind Is It Anyway? 

Performance dates are listed on each group's website. 


Impromptu Shakespeare

Bursting with love, poetry, comedy, tragedy, soliloquies, power struggles, mistaken identity and the supernatural, Impromptu Shakespeare buckle on the Bard's britches to bring you an entirely new and unique 'Shakespeare' play, based on audience suggestions.

Impromptu Shakespeare perform all around the country. In places such as London, Stroud, Brighton, Birmingham, Bristol, Salisbury and Edinburgh.

Upcoming runs: Rialto Theatre - Brighton Fringe, Gilded Balloon - Edinburgh Fringe.


‘It’s intelligent, it’s funny, it’s all of the adjectives for brilliant’

Pocket Size Theatre


‘side-splittingly hilarious improvised comedy almost worthy of the Bard himself’

Broadway Baby


‘Impressive common of the bard’s lanaguage and excellent comedy value’


Whose Mind Is It Anyway?

The Improvised, Hypnotised, Musical Movie!

Our elite team of all-star improvisers from shows such as Showstoppers, Austentatious and Bumper Blyton, join forces with willing volunteers from our audience to form ONE CAST of Hollywood Actors for one night only. Together they will create a brand new improvised blockbuster movie - complete with a fully improvised musical score!

The twist? Our volunteers will be HYPNOTIZED LIVE onstage!

Upcoming runs at: The Arts Theatre, Hoopla and Gilded Balloon - Edinburgh Fringe.


An improvised comedy musical created from audience suggestions.

Regular performances at Hoopla.

Upcoming performances at Richmix, Katzpace and Drayton Arms.


‘This one’s brilliant’

Fringe Guru


‘Lively, sharp, superior improvised fun!’

Remote Goat


‘Great songs, clever plot twists, and weird and wonderful characters’

Accidental Festival


The time hopping improvised comedy musical set in two universes. Think Sliding Doors meets Dear Evan Hansen - regular performances at House of Idiot and Aeronaut. Upcoming run at Camden People’s Theatre.


‘…musically dynamic ... clever wordplay – especially impressive when you consider that they were making it up on the spot’

‘A particular strength ... their ability to work together as an ensemble to navigate spur-of-the-moment chorus numbers, complete with coordinated dance moves and complex harmonies.’

Everything Theatre