Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(7383) Improv 201 Wednesdays 3-6pm Dyna Moe


Improv 201: Game of the Scene

Prerequisites
Completion of Improv 101 within previous two years
Scheduled
Wednesdays 3-6pm
Start Date
Wed August 1, 2012, 3:00pm EDT
Price
$350.00

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


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.

Dyna Moe, Teacher

Dyna Moe was a cast member of the first UCBT movie form group "Feature

Feature," directed by Matt Besser, which ran for three years and

performed at the main stage of the Chicago Improv Festival. She has

taught "The Movie" since 2005 and directed the second UCBT movie form

group, "Instant Cinema," for two years (The currently-performing "Two

Man Movie" were cast members). She has a degree in film from NYU and

has directed videos for Channel 101-NY, Superdeluxe.com and the second

season of HBO's Funny or Die Presents. In her day-job capacity as an

illustrator, she drew the artwork for Internet phenomenon

MadMenYourself.com and wrote/illustrated the best-selling book Mad

Men: The Illustrated World. She currently maintains the slightly

viral hipster-animals.tumblr.com

Schedule

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August 2012
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  • Class #2

    UCB NYC Classroom 5
     
  • Class #3

    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
  • Class #4

    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
  • Class #5

    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 3
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 5
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 2
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
  • Performance

    UCB EAST
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 2
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
  • UCB EAST
    153 E. 3rd St. at Avenue A

     
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