Improv 301 Mondays 7-10pm
Improv 301: Harold Structure
|Prerequisites||Must have received written notice that you have successfully completed Improv 201.|
|Start Date||Jan 7, 2019, 7:00pm|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performance||Mar 16, 2019, 12:00pm|
This course introduces students to the long form improvisation structure known as "The Harold," developed by Del Close.
"The Harold" is a series of scenes inspired by a single suggestion that fit together into one cohesive half hour piece. Students learn how to 1) perform openings, 2) create scenes inspired by an opening 3) perform "group games," 4) second and third beats (returning to scenes later in the piece).
Course meets for 8 sessions, each 3 hours long.
Students will take part in a class performance, 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.
Class Size: 16 Students
Does not meet January 21 or February 18.
Patrick Clair, teacher
Patrick Clair is a writer, performer, and teacher at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. He currently writes for the sketch team The Gift and performs improv occasionally with Teacher Feature. Outside UCB, Patrick is a staff writer for the radio variety show Live From Here with Chris Thile.Registration Unavailable
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