Impromptunes - The Completely Improvised Musical Podcast
Parrots? Parrots? Carrots!

Parrots? Parrots? Carrots!

April 4, 2020

Title by Ryan Smith

 

When a pirate crew hunts down a giant octopus with missing legs (so... like, a quadropus?), they realise that they might not be so different after all. 

 

"Land-ho, Land-ho, It's Off to Land We Go", "Captain's Song (Help Me Find the Treasure)", "These Four Arms", "King of the Sea", "Mermaid Makeover", "We Can Weather the Storm"

 

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Cast: Hollie James, Emmet Nichols, introducing Kohan van Sambeek on keys and special guest Joseph Naim

Teched by Jacob Leaney

Edited by Morgan Phillips

Santa’s Teeniest Elf

Santa’s Teeniest Elf

March 28, 2020

Title by Ashleigh Kreveld

Half-Elf-Half-Dwarf, Marge, is the smallest elf in Santa's workshop and now her obsession with butts has landed her in trouble with their overlord. She has to come up with a plan to save both her friend and her creative freedom.

Song List: "Ho Hum", "I Can Dream...", "I Reckon... We Should Make Her Pay", "Butts, Butts, Butts", "You Gotta Think Tall Thoughts", "Your Friends Are Everything"

Cast: Morgan Phillips, Bridie Pamment, Teresa Ewan and David Peake on keys.

Teched by Emmet Nichols

Edited by Morgan Phillips

Beauty and the Yeast: A Gluten Free Musical

Beauty and the Yeast: A Gluten Free Musical

March 21, 2020

Title by Richard Smith

A tale as old as yeast. A long time ago, when an arrogant young prince spurned a witch, she turned him into a baked good. Now it seems only the culinary desires of an odd village girl can break the curse.

Song list: "Isn't it tragic", "Theres nothing wrong with feeling strong', "Will you be my Sigorni", "Maybe this could work", "Claude Pierryeah yeah yeah" , "This yeast will not rise/Into the night/Kiss me", "The Happiest Family is always yeast free"

Cast: Emmet Nichols, Brenna Glazebrook, Josh Burton and David Peake on keys

Teched by Jack O'Riley

Edited by Morgan Phillips

The Mystery of the Stolen Paper

The Mystery of the Stolen Paper

March 11, 2020

Title by Maurice Bursztynski

Dean is desperate for toilet paper. When his high school friend, Gerald, is no longer willing to share more than 3 sheets, will Dean make the ultimate sacrifice and transition from scruncher to folder? Or is he responsible for the theft of Gerald's entire stash?

Song List: "Keep Your Friends Close, and Your Toilet Paper Closer", "Friendship as Thin as This Paper", "There Are Mysteries in Life (But We'll Be Fine)", "Get That Dean Out Of My Life", "Friends Don't Let Other Friends Stink", "Breathe in and Just Breathe Out", "Give Back the Loo Roll"

Catch Impromptunes at Melbourne International Comedy Festival:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/the-completely-improvised-musical

Cast: Hollie James, Morgan Phillips, Jacqueline Irvine and Hayden Dun on keys

Teched by Emmet Nichols

Edited by Morgan Phillips

The Witches of Beastwick

The Witches of Beastwick

March 7, 2020

Title by The Family James

The Witches cause nothing but trouble in Beastwick, kicking over trash-cans and throwing rocks at windows all in the quest to be a dad. However a romantic spark between a witch and a villager with a broken heart is about to change everything.

Song List: "Beastwick - It's the Town in Which We Live", "Gotta Get Rid of the Witches", "Always Be Wicked, Always Be Bad - Or Else You'll Never Be a Dad", "I've Never Met Anyone Like You", "Could Anyone Love a Witch? - The Witches of Beastwick", "You Need Love to Be a Dad"

Catch Impromptunes at Melbourne International Comedy Festival:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/the-completely-improvised-musical

Cast: Morgan Phillips, Josh Burton, Alexia Brinsley and David Peake on keys

Teched by Teresa Ewan

Edited by Morgan Phillips

Damn This Polyester - Let Me Breathe

Damn This Polyester - Let Me Breathe

February 29, 2020

Title by Michael Ralph

Jeremy wants to be a star in the high school musical but he's always being shown up by Greta Rose, the favourite of Mr. Johnson. However, Jeremy has some costume ideas that are gonna change everything. 

Song List: "Damn this Polyester", "Stepping Out to the Front", "Jam", "No More Back-Stabbing", "Baby, Put Me On Show", "Plans of Jam and Death", "A New Count of Eight"

See Impromptunes in Melbourne:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/the-completely-improvised-musical

Cast: Emmet Nichols, Alexia Brinsley, David Peake on keys and special guest Josh Monaghan

Edited by Morgan Phillips

Prune Juice is Good for Sure

Prune Juice is Good for Sure

February 22, 2020

Title by Danielle Mengel

After working on his ad for constipation medication, Tiffany has fallen for Eric. However, when they do go on a date, each must make a choice between physical and mental attraction.

Song List: "Wanna Be On TV", "Hi Eric, I Really, Really Want to See You", "You Know It When You Hear a Plosive", "Rorororororollerblading", "It Was the Best Time (Prune Juice)", "We're On a Roll"

See Impromptunes in Melbourne:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/the-completely-improvised-musical

Cast: Emmet Nichols, Brenna Glazebrook, Bridie Pamment and David Peak on keys.

Teched and edited by Morgan Phillips

 

I Met the Love of My Life at Coles - A Romantic Love Story From the Frozen Food Aisle

I Met the Love of My Life at Coles - A Romantic Love Story From the Frozen Food Aisle

February 15, 2020

Title by Scott Love

Frozen foods are for the lonely, everyone knows it. But there’s some unexpected magic about to happen at this Coles.

Song List: "For Me (Bag of Peas/Berries/Ice Cream", "Be a Normal Guy", "Sometimes Magic Happens at Coles", "Leaving with Love", "Sometimes Magic Happens at Coles (Reprise)"

See Impromptunes in Adelaide:

https://adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/impromptunes-the-completely-improvised-musical-af2020

Or in Melbourne:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/the-completely-improvised-musical

Cast: Emmet Nichols, Jacqueline Irvine, Jacob Kuek and Jacob Leaney on keys.

Teched by Brenna Glazebrook

Edited by Morgan Phillips

 

 

Shortcake and Shoplifting (with Zuleika Khan)

Shortcake and Shoplifting (with Zuleika Khan)

February 8, 2020

Title by Callum Padgett

Thanks to a curse laid upon his father, a man with elephant ears struggles with his identity when exposed to baked goods. However he's about to learn that he's not so different after all. 

Song List: "Bakesale" "A Man Among Men" "All I Wanna Do Is Bake" "Loud and Proud" "Spread Your Ears"

With special guest Zuleika Khan.

Check out her show Zuleika Khan Discharged at Melbourne International Comedy Festival here:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/discharged

See Impromptunes in Adelaide:

https://adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/impromptunes-the-completely-improvised-musical-af2020

Or in Melbourne:

https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2020/shows/the-completely-improvised-musical

Cast: Emmet Nichols, Morgan Phillips, Jacob Leaney on keys and special guest Zuleika Khan

Teched by Alexia Brinsley

Edited by Morgan Phillips

You’re My Boo

You’re My Boo

February 1, 2020

Title by Michelle Hunt

Alesandra is the most perfect girl at Girls Boarding School. Primrose is the most prefect girl at Girls Boarding School. Now love, rules and gossip are about to shake things up at Girls Boarding School permanently. 

Song List: "Is It a Ghoul (At Girls Boarding School)" "Alesandra Is Perfect" "Did You Hear Perfect Prefect Primrose Has a Boyfriend" "Tatatatango - I Love You Alesandra" "Boys Boys Boys" "I Hope She's Happy" "Will You Be My Boo"

Love Impromptunes? Find our Patreon Page here for bonus content:

https://www.patreon.com/impromptunes

Cast: Brenna Glazebrook, Amberly Cull, Alexia Brinsley and Hayden Dun on keys

Teched by Teresa Ewan

Edited by Morgan Phillips