Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(8219) Improv Elective Thursday 7-10pm Silvija Ozols

Improv Elective: Special Improv Class

Must have previous UCBT class experience. See course description below for details.
Thursday 7-10pm
Start Date
Thu March 14, 2013, 7:00pm EDT

In this seminar, the students do the teaching. After registration, each student will be assigned one topic regarding the history of long-form improv (such as commedia dell'arte, Keith Johnstone, or Del Close). At the class you have 10 minutes to present on your topic to the rest of the class. REMINDER: The "teacher" will run the class but students will arrive ready to present what they found. More details once you register.

Pre-requisite: Completion of Improv 401

Email: [email protected]

Subject line:  Show and Tell Ozols 8219 Codeword Compass

The subject line must be 100% correct for your application to be accepted. You have until 12pm on Tuesday, March 5 to submit your application. Students will be notified by Thursday, March 7 if they have been selected.

Body: Nothing is required. 

Note: The status of the course may change to "Sold Out" and back to "Request Permission" when students are being enrolled, but you do NOT need to reapply to this class if that happens. Your original email request will be kept on file and you will be contacted if a space becomes available for you.

Silvija Ozols, Teacher

Silvija has studied and performed at the UCB Theatre since 2002 and currently performs with The Stepfathers on Friday nights. Her other UCB improv credits include the Harold team Creep, the long-running improvised-movie show Instant Cinema, and stints with the UCB Touring Company. She has studied with Billy Merritt, Michael Delaney, Ian Roberts, Matt Besser, Peter Gwinn, Sean Conroy, and Bob Dassie, among many others, and is a founding member of the sketch and improv group Rogue Elephant, with which she has performed in numerous venues around town, at Chicago's IO Theatre, and in the sketch show "Now That's What I Call Rogue Elephant."


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March 2013
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    UCB NYC Classroom 3
  • UCB NYC Classroom 3
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
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