(8911) Advanced Study Performance Tuesdays 6:45-9:45pm Erik Tanouye
Advanced Study Performance: Advanced Performance Workshop
- Advanced Study Harold; Application only
- Tuesdays 6:45-9:45pm
- Start Date
- Tue August 13, 2013, 6:45pm EDT
Dear Diary, Sir, or Madam Taught by Erik Tanouye
This class will make use of improvised diary entries and letters in an improvised show, letting the privately written words inform the scenes, exploring the tropes and humor of classic comedies like Bridget Jones's Diary, Howard's End, We Need To Talk About Kevin, and The Diary of Anne Frank.
This class will perform at the theatre for 2 weeks.
If you are interested in taking this class, please enter your email address in the form below by 12pm on Saturday August 10. Students will be notified Sunday August 11 if they have a space in the course.
Prerequisite: Completion of Advanced Study Harold class (or Improv 501).
Maximum class size is 16.
IMPORTANT: PLEASE NOTE THE REFUND POLICY FOR THESE CLASSES HAS CHANGED. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS STARTING 24 HOURS BEFORE THE FIRST SESSION (OR A FULL BUSINESS DAY FOR WEEKEND CLASSES).
Erik Tanouye, Teacher
Erik Tanouye improvises with The Curfew, writes for the Maude Team Dinner and co-wrote the "BP Spills Coffee" video.
As an improviser, he has performed at Harold night for seven years as a member of Grandma's Ashes, Bastian, The Scam, 1985, The Shoves, and Dillinger. He also performed in the shows Proceed With Honor, Red Christmas, and The Mosaic NYC. His directing credits include I Eat Pandas, T.J. Monkeys, and Maude Night, and he has taught workshops at colleges and high schools up and down the East Coast.
Before moving to New York, he improvised with the Dog Day Players at Dartmouth College, where he got a degree in English and creative writing. He also worked for the Telluride Film Festival and has written for and appeared in pilots for Comedy Central and HBO.
He is currently the Director of Student Affairs for the UCB Training Center in New York.
His website is: www.writeitlikedisaster.com
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