Luke is a founding member of ImproMafia and has been improvising for nigh on twenty years. He has performed and taught improvisation around Australia and the world including in Taipei, Manilla, Wellington, Sydney and Melbourne. He has developed many new improvised shows in a wide range of styles including Martini Time, Rock Pigs, Hooking Up, Not 4 Kidz and Tales from the Old Country. His has also performed circus with Tofulama and directed operas, musicals and short films as well as appearing in a number of shows such as Jesus Christ Superstar, King Lear, Much Ado About Nothing and Lovepuke. Luke is also a founder and co-creator of the the impro/v conversation series Scenes from a Chat.
Head back to school with Heartfelt High, where the spunkrats, drama kids and drongos are hanging out behind the bike shed. But there is nothing sus going on Sir, honest! Directed by Luke Rimmelzwan (Brisbane) and starring an ensemble cast of NZIF 2018 performers, Heartfelt High is inspired by the high school dramas we grew up on, with a healthy mix of sincerity, silliness and sweetness.