Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(9892) Improv 101 Tuesdays and Fridays 3:30-6:30pm Lydia Hensler


Improv 101: Improv Basics

Prerequisites
All experience levels start with Improv 101
Scheduled
Tuesdays and Fridays 3:30-6:30pm
Start Date
Tue May 13, 2014, 3:30pm EDT
Price
$400.00

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.



Lydia Hensler, Teacher

Lydia Hensler is a Performer, Writer, and Teacher at UCB. Her instructors have included Will Hines, Owen Burke, Chris Gethard, Michael Delaney, Anthony King, Joe Wengart, Shannon O'Neil, Christina Gauses, and Curtis Gwinn. Lydia is currently on the Harold Team Grandma's Ashes. Previous teams include the long running Harold team Bastian, and the indie team Big Tobacco, who's show True Hollywood Stories ran at UCB under the direction if Bobby Moynihan.

For upcoming shows and more info on Lydia, check out her website www.Lydiahensler.com

Schedule

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  • Class #1

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #2

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 910
     
  • Class #3

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #4

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #5

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #6

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
    520 8th Ave 9th Floor

     
  • UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 910
    520 8th Ave 9th Floor

     
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  • Class #7

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Class #8

    UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
     
  • Performance

    UCB EAST
     
  • UCB Training Center, 520 Eighth Ave, Ninth Floor - 906
    520 8th Ave 9th Floor

     
  • UCB EAST
    153 E. 3rd St. at Avenue A

     
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