Shana Merlin, the founder of Merlin Works is also the founder of the longest continuously and currently running troupe in Austin: Girls Girls Girls Improvised Musicals, founded in 2003. Not only has this group won all the major improv awards in Austin, they are also a sisterhood of dear friends. How do you keep an improv group running that long? How do you foster community while pursuing creative excellence. Join Shana, along with Paul Normandin and other experienced improvisers explore the mechanics of how to make improv groups run smoothly day-to-day and year-to-year.