Ensemble

GILLY ALFEO

Gilly is one of the very few players we’ve had at the festival again and again over the years –he’s what you would call a wild card in sports. learn more

KENG-SAM CHANE CHICK TÉ

When two esteemed colleagues like Inbal and Maja independently implore you to invite a player the way they did… learn more

TESS DEGENSTEIN

Tess‘ first time at our festival in Berlin was in 2014, and we were delighted with and enraptured by this young Canadian. We have been… learn more

RANDY DIXON

Some 20 years ago, Randy was the first international impro teacher who significantly shaped the Gorillas‘ impro. And IMPRO itself… learn more

ASHAWNTI SAKINA FORD

Ashawnti is one of our brand-new additions this year! We very much look forward to the American with the beautiful name – this is the first… learn more

FELIX FORSBACH

Felix will be coming with his fellow player Olga to IMPRO – we had first invited her in 2019. They are both… learn more 

JOHN GEBRETATOSE

When our dear friend Lee met John in spring of 2019 in Amsterdam, he warmly recommended him for the next IMPRO in Berlin. He is coming… learn more

CHARLOTTE GITTINS

And here’s the next brand-new player, this time from beautiful London. Charlotte, with her expressly polite British manner… learn more

BJÖRN HARRAS

„Please give me an emotion.“ – „Anticipation!“ someone shouts from the back. „An excellent choice!… learn more

CHRISTOPH JUNGMANN

Our festival, as well as international and intercultural co-operation in general have become an important part of my… learn more

LÁD'A KARDA

We met Lád’a, which is short for „Ladislav“, in the Czech Republic during our „Moment“ project as well as the work on „Our Lives“. We were… learn more

BILLY KISSA

We have known Billy, whose actual name is Vasiliki, as a seasoned improviser for a few years now. In 2017/18, we… learn more

BARBARA KLEHR

The Gorillas are an integral and important part of my identity as an artist. My heart belongs to singing, and… learn more

BIRGIT LINNER

Powerful, funny as hell and pretty unique in all of Germany, that’s what Birgit Linner has been bringing to… learn more

KAYLA LORETTE

Here’s another Canadian improv pearl we’ve invited – Kayla has never been at IMPRO, but she took our hearts… learn more

INBAL LORI

By now she has become a boost for our festival ensemble we almost don’t want to do without. This Berliner-by-choice is one of… learn more

JUŠ MILČINSKI

Juš is one of the most active young Slovenian improv players, who like many others attended the long-standing… learn more

ROBERT MUNZINGER

Plays: With words. With other players. With the audience. Roles. Ideas. Costumes. The piano. Chess and drums. With balls. With the dog. Sleeps long. Cycles… learn more

DANIEL ORRANTIA

From Colombian megacity Bogotá hails Daniel Orrantia, whose improv style is marked by his unique physicality and the strong use of clowning… learn more

FELIX RAFFEL

I’m a pianist and soundtrack composer, have been playing the piano since I was five, and improvisation has been a firm part of my musical work ever since. Be it… learn more

RUDY REDL

I’ve been playing impro theatre since the mid ‘90s, originally with „Fastfood Theater” in Munich, and then – almost seamlessly… learn more

MIGNON REMÉ

With a name like that, you have to become an actress. And an actress she did become! Mignon has been playing impro for 27… learn more

NORBERT RIECHMANN

Improvisation has always been an important factor in my life, oftentimes also outside of music and theatre. The un-foreseen is still… learn more

LUISE SCHNITTERT

I have been playing with the Gorillas for 11 years now, and each year I look forward to the festival and the exchanges with… learn more

MARTINA SCHÜTZE

Martina, trained in Munich, lives in Zurich, has been playing improv theatre for 18 years and is a founding member of Zurich’s theatre… learn more

OLGA SEEHAFER

Coming from the Soviet Union, she first landed in Wuppertal, but now Olga lives in Bamberg and is a member of the free Ernst… learn more

SARA ŠOUKAL

Another first timer at IMPRO this year is Sara from Ljubljana, another young and powerful performer on stage, who is… learn more

LEE WHITE

Last but not least, our dear Lee, a dinosaur of our festival, who was at the premiere in Berlin… learn more

MICHAEL WOLF

Improvisation has been a large part of my life for several decades now: with the Gorillas, in my writing… learn more

GILLY ALFEO

Gilly is one of the very few players we’ve had at the festival again and again over the years –he’s what you would call a wild card in sports. learn more

KENG-SAM CHANE CHICK TÉ

When two esteemed colleagues like Inbal and Maja independently implore you to invite a player the way they did… learn more

TESS DEGENSTEIN

Tess‘ first time at our festival in Berlin was in 2014, and we were delighted with and enraptured by this young Canadian. We have been… learn more

RANDY DIXON

Some 20 years ago, Randy was the first international impro teacher who significantly shaped the Gorillas‘ impro. And IMPRO itself… learn more

ASHAWNTI SAKINA FORD

Ashawnti is one of our brand-new additions this year! We very much look forward to the American with the beautiful name – this is the first… learn more

FELIX FORSBACH

Felix will be coming with his fellow player Olga to IMPRO – we had first invited her in 2019. They are both… learn more 

JOHN GEBRETATOSE

When our dear friend Lee met John in spring of 2019 in Amsterdam, he warmly recommended him for the next IMPRO in Berlin. He is coming… learn more

CHARLOTTE GITTINS

And here’s the next brand-new player, this time from beautiful London. Charlotte, with her expressly polite British manner… learn more

BJÖRN HARRAS

„Please give me an emotion.“ – „Anticipation!“ someone shouts from the back. „An excellent choice!… learn more

CHRISTOPH JUNGMANN

Our festival, as well as international and intercultural co-operation in general have become an important part of my… learn more

LÁD'A KARDA

We met Lád’a, which is short for „Ladislav“, in the Czech Republic during our „Moment“ project as well as the work on „Our Lives“. We were… learn more

BILLY KISSA

We have known Billy, whose actual name is Vasiliki, as a seasoned improviser for a few years now. In 2017/18, we… learn more

BARBARA KLEHR

The Gorillas are an integral and important part of my identity as an artist. My heart belongs to singing, and… learn more

BIRGIT LINNER

Powerful, funny as hell and pretty unique in all of Germany, that’s what Birgit Linner has been bringing to… learn more

KAYLA LORETTE

Here’s another Canadian improv pearl we’ve invited – Kayla has never been at IMPRO, but she took our hearts… learn more

INBAL LORI

By now she has become a boost for our festival ensemble we almost don’t want to do without. This Berliner-by-choice is one of… learn more

JUŠ MILČINSKI

Juš is one of the most active young Slovenian improv players, who like many others attended the long-standing… learn more

ROBERT MUNZINGER

Plays: With words. With other players. With the audience. Roles. Ideas. Costumes. The piano. Chess and drums. With balls. With the dog. Sleeps long. Cycles… learn more

DANIEL ORRANTIA

From Colombian megacity Bogotá hails Daniel Orrantia, whose improv style is marked by his unique physicality and the strong use of clowning… learn more

FELIX RAFFEL

I’m a pianist and soundtrack composer, have been playing the piano since I was five, and improvisation has been a firm part of my musical work ever since. Be it… learn more

RUDY REDL

I’ve been playing impro theatre since the mid ‘90s, originally with „Fastfood Theater” in Munich, and then – almost seamlessly… learn more

MIGNON REMÉ

With a name like that, you have to become an actress. And an actress she did become! Mignon has been playing impro for 27… learn more

NORBERT RIECHMANN

Improvisation has always been an important factor in my life, oftentimes also outside of music and theatre. The un-foreseen is still… learn more

LUISE SCHNITTERT

I have been playing with the Gorillas for 11 years now, and each year I look forward to the festival and the exchanges with… learn more

MARTINA SCHÜTZE

Martina, trained in Munich, lives in Zurich, has been playing improv theatre for 18 years and is a founding member of Zurich’s theatre… learn more

OLGA SEEHAFER

Coming from the Soviet Union, she first landed in Wuppertal, but now Olga lives in Bamberg and is a member of the free Ernst… learn more

SARA ŠOUKAL

Another first timer at IMPRO this year is Sara from Ljubljana, another young and powerful performer on stage, who is… learn more

LEE WHITE

Last but not least, our dear Lee, a dinosaur of our festival, who was at the premiere in Berlin… learn more

MICHAEL WOLF

Improvisation has been a large part of my life for several decades now: with the Gorillas, in my writing… learn more