Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(7642) Improv 101 Sundays 12-3pm Amber Petty


Improv 101: Improv Basics

Prerequisites
All experience levels start with Improv 101
Scheduled
Sundays 12-3pm
Start Date
Sun October 21, 2012, 12:00pm EDT
Price
$350.00

Students will learn the fundamentals of long-form improvisation including: agreement, active listening, playing characters, playing truthfully and to the top of your intelligence and group mind.

Understanding the fundamentals will be achieved through exercises and scene work in class, seeing improv shows at UCB Theatre and reading the UCB Comedy Improvisation Manual.

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

Course meets for 8 sessions, each 3 hours long.

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

Class Size: 16 Students


Important! Improv 101 students enrolling after February 3, 2014:

Improv 101 students are required to acquire the Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Improvisation Manual by class #2. The Manual can be purchased for non-refundable $25 at UCB Theatre, UCB Training Center NY, UCBstore.com or Amazon.com.



Class does not meet November 25

Amber Petty, Teacher

Amber Petty has been studying at UCB since 2004 and is currently on the Harold Team Penthouse Riot.  During her time at UCB she's studied with Ari Voukydis, Joe Wengert, Jackie Clarke, Jason Mantzoukas and many more. In addition to working with UCB on Harold night and in various sketch shows (her favorite was Penny's White Orphans), Amber has taught at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts since 2006. Also, she loves to sing and has played every white speaking girl role in West Side Story.

Schedule

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October 2012
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  • Class #1

    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
  • Class #2

    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 4
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 4
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
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    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
  • Class #8

    UCB NYC Classroom 4
     
  • Performance

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

     
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