Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(9369) Improv 201 Mon-Fri 9am-12pm Frank Hejl and Terry Withers (Intensive)


Improv 201: Game of the Scene

Prerequisites
Completion of Improv 101 within previous two years
Scheduled
Mon-Fri 9am-12pm
Start Date
Mon January 13, 2014, 9:00am EST
Price
$475.00

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


Should I take an intensive?
Intensive courses meet in a condensed period of time compared to our standard eight-week courses. They are recommended mostly for students who do not live in the NYC area, have extensive previous improv experience, or unique schedules that make clearing one or two weeks easier than clearing the same time slot for eight weeks. If you can take a regular four or eight week course, we recommend you do that. It's cheaper, and you'll have more chances to see free improv shows and practice between classes.
Class will meet 9am-12pm for two weeks.
Please note, due to the nature of the intensive class, make-ups are much harder to schedule.


PLEASE CHECK SCHEDULE CAREFULLY.


PLEASE  READ SHOW REQUIREMENT CAREFULLY! DO NOT SIGN UP FOR THIS CLASS IF YOU  WILL BE UNABLE TO SEE TWO SHOWS BEFORE THE GRADUATION PERFORMANCE. You will need to be free weeknights to see shows.

Frank Hejl and Terry Withers (Intensive)

This class will be taught by UCB Training Center instructors, but due to scheduling issues, the teachers will not be announced in advance.

Schedule

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  • Class #1

    UCB NYC Classroom 3
     
  • Class #2

    UCB NYC Classroom 6
     
  • Class #3

    UCB NYC Classroom 5
     
  • Class #4

    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
  • Class #5

    UCB NYC Classroom 1
     
  • Class #6

    UCB NYC Classroom 6
     
  • Class #7

    UCB NYC Classroom 5
     
  • Class #8

    UCB NYC Classroom 2
     
  • Performance

    UCB EAST
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 3
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 6
    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)
     
  • UCB NYC Classroom 1
    145 W 30th St. 4th Flr
    (btwn 6th & 7th Ave)
     
  • UCB EAST
    153 E. 3rd St. at Avenue A

     
Online Registration is not available.
This Course is Completed.