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Improvisation

All Classes for Adults 18+

Improv 101

We focus on the basic skills of improvisation: team-building, trust, speed, status, active listening, and agreement. Whether you want to be funny on stage, or a more effective communicator, listener, and leader off stage – this course will educate and entertain at the same time. 

Starts: Saturday April 5, 2014   1:00 - 3:30

Duration: 8 Weeks

Cost: $250.00

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Improv 202

Using a few of our most commonly played scenic games, 202 focuses on how to have authentic, relationship-driven scenes in the context of a fast-paced show. The skills learned in this class will transfer to almost any improv experience and will strengthen all the soft-skills development of 101.

Section 1 Starts: Summer 2014

Duration: 8 Weeks

Cost: $250.00

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Improv_303

303 applies your improv learning  to ComedySportz's catalog of short-form games. Accelerate your improv abilities with the speed and agility of ComedySportz-style performance. Learn why a popular game works and how to make it work better for you. Students will perform a show at the end of the 8 weeks.

Starts:  Fall 2014

Duration: 8 Weeks

Cost: $270.00

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Improv 404

Focuses on successfully using genre in performance. Genre parody is common in sketch comedy, but often avoided in performance improvisation. 404 provides a survey of  the most common categories of genres/styles called for in ComedySportz performances and applies them to those games which use them most. Students will perform a show at the end of the 8 weeks.

Starts: TBA

Duration: 8 Weeks
Cost: $270.00

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Improv_505

Long form is the focus in 505.  The Harold, Armando, La Ronde, Montage, Soap Series and Lotus are just some of the games taught in the fun and fast moving class. Students will perform a show at the end of the 8 weeks.

Starts:  TBA

Duration: 8 Weeks
Cost: $270.00

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