Fat Penguin Improv Comedy is Birmingham’s home for ‘Chicago style, long form improvised comedy’. Run by Ben and Mel, they run shows and workshops. If you are looking for stage confidence, then you should consider this kind of training. Taster sessions last for 2 hours and cost £10. Longer courses run regularly in the Birmingham area and cost £180. They cover everything from foundation to advance, stories and sketches. You’ll find them here: www.fatpenguinimprov.com.