Improv 101 Sundays 6:30-9:30pm

Improv 101: Improv Basics

Prerequisites All experience levels start with Improv 101
Scheduled Sundays 6:30-9:30pm
Start Date Aug 19, 2018, 6:30pm
Price $450
Class Size 16 students
Sessions 8 sessions, 3 hours each
Performance Oct 20, 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 on weekends of Labor Day and Columbus Day.  Does not meet 9/9, start of Rosh Hashanah. Check calendar before enrolling.

Morgan Phillips, teacher

Morgan is a member of UCB Harold team Ice Cold Bev. Past groups include Dr. Snake, Lisa From School, Big Revival and Diamond Lion at UCB, the touring company of Baby Wants Candy, the touring company and mainstage cast of Chicago City Limits, and Swarthmore College's Vertigo-Go.

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