Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(10276) Improv 201 Sundays 3:15-6:15pm Jackie Jennings


Improv 201: Game of the Scene

Prerequisites
Completion of Improv 101 within previous two years
Scheduled
Sundays 3:15-6:15pm
Start Date
Sun August 3, 2014, 3:15pm EDT
Price
$400.00

The UCB Training Center teaches quality comedic scenes focus on one central comedic idea: referred to as "The Game" of the scene.

Students will be taught: 1) identifying "games," 2) heightening - finding new ways to make your scenes get funnier from start to finish, 3) realizing how patterns support the "game," 4) second beats (returning to scenes later in a piece).

This course meets for 8 sessions that are each 3 hours long.

Students will take part in a class performance, generally held at the UCB Theatre.

Students are required to see at least 2 improvised shows at the UCB Theater before the end of the course.

Admission to 301 after the completion of this course is not guaranteed. Students will be judged on their application of concepts that they have learned in Improv 101 & 201. The Training Center will send placement notification to students within 10 days of the Improv 201 graduation performance. Students may not enroll in Improv 301 before receiving this notification.

Class Size: 16 Students


Class does not meet Aug 31

Jackie Jennings, Teacher

Jackie is a writer/ performer and UCB teacher based in New York. At UCB she's currently a proud member of Harold team Smalls and writer for Late Night with Anthony Apruzzese. Jackie also hosts the long-running School Night at UCB Chelsea.

Jackie is the creator and star of the popular, webseries Neighbors which you can find on her website below. She appears on The Chris Gethard Show as one half of The Couple Who Is So In Love But Will Definitely Break Up in 6 Months. If you're still like, More, please, of this lady! you can check out videos for Above Average, Cracked.com and UCBComedy.com that she's been in.

Jackie graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a degree in Writing Seminars and regularly contributes to Above Average and Reductress. Her work has also appeared on The Awl, Hot Hot Phone and The Daily Beast.

Twitter: ohhijackie

Schedule

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    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
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    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #7

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #8

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Performance

    UCB EAST
     
  • UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
    520 8th Ave 9th Floor

     
  • UCB EAST
    153 E. 3rd St. at Avenue A

     
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This Course is Completed.