Improv 401 Thursdays 6:45-9:45pm
Improv 401: Harold Workshop
|Prerequisites||Completion of Improv 301 within previous two years|
|Start Date||Mar 22, 2018, 6:45pm|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performances||Apr 22, 2018, 3:00pm
May 13, 2018, 11:30am
May 20, 2018, 3:00pm
The course focuses on playing truthfully, to the top of your intelligence, while practicing agreement and support. Students will be sensitive to the games of their scenes, and connect the scenes into one cohsive piece (the "Harold").
Teachers will offer more individual feedback at this level.
Course meets for 8 sessions, each 3 hours long.
Students will take part in at least two class performances, generally held at the UCB Theatre.
Students required to see at least 2 improvised shows at the UCB Theater before the end of the course.
Does not meet April 12. Meets during week of Passover.
Joey Price, teacher
Joey Price is an actor/improviser/writer living in Brooklyn. At UCB, he has studied under Shannon O'Neill, Ari Voukydis, Chelsea Clarke, Kevin Hines and Lydia Hensler. He was on a house improv team at UCB from 2012-2017Â and can be seen performing around town with his indie-teams Warren and We Godzillas. He was also a writer and performer for the monthly UCB show Everyone's Favorite Game Show and helped create and direct Deep Space Live! a show that performs around New York.
Joey got his comedy start in San Francisco, where he worked as a theatre producer, director, writer and performer. He is the co-founder of Beards Beards Beards: A Theatre Company, whose productions included Gutenberg! The Musical! (featuring Joey as Bud), and his original show Emo! the musical, which was also produced as part of the 2009 SF Sketchfest. He is a founding member of the sketch comedy/performance art troupe VentureTek, who performed at the aforementioned SketchFest and other venues across the bay area, and he directed musical theatre for 3 years at the University of San Francisco. He holds a B.A. in drama (yes, "DRAMA") from San Francisco State University.
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