Improv 101: Improv Basics
- All experience levels start with Improv 101
- Tuesdays 9am-12pm
- Start Date
- Tue February 19, 2013, 9:00am EST
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.
Course meets for 8 sessions, each 3 hours long.
Students will take part in a class performance, generally held at the UCB Theatre.
Students required to see at least 2 improvised shows at the UCB Theater before the end of the course.
Class Size: 16 Students
Shannon O'Neill, Teacher
Shannon O'Neill is a veteran performer at the UCB Theatre NY. She has studied improvisation and sketch comedy under a plethora of teachers including, Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, Michael Delaney, Billy Merritt, Kevin Mullaney and Armando Diaz. You can watch her Friday nights with The Stepfathers, Sundays in Asssscat, the second Monday of the month with her sketch group Thunder Gulch or at various college campuses with the UCB Touring Company. Shannon has no shame.