Improv 101 Thursdays 3:30-6:30pm

Improv 101: Improv Basics

Prerequisites All experience levels start with Improv 101
Scheduled Thursdays 3:30-6:30pm
Start Date Mar 15, 2018, 3:30pm
Price $450
Class Size 16 students
Sessions 8 sessions, 3 hours each
Performance May 12, 2018, 5:30pm
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


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.


Note: Meets during week of Passover. No class April 12.

Johnna Scrabis, teacher

Johnna is an actor and writer originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a beautiful place that she loves to talk about.

She is thrilled to be one eighth of the Harold team Fluffty (Tuesdays at UCB Hells Kitchen), a host of Teacher Feature (every Wednesday at 9:15 pm at UCB East), and a founding member of the Hot Metal Arts Collective, a theater company.

* johnnascrabis.com *

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