Improv 301 Wednesdays 7-10pm
Improv 301: Harold Structure
|Prerequisites||Must have received written notice that you have successfully completed Improv 201.|
|Start Date||Mar 20, 2019, 7:00pm|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performance||May 12, 2019, 1:30pm|
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
Note: Class performance is on Mother's Day. Meets during Passover (but not on first two nights). Check calendar before enrolling.
Jessica Morgan, teacher
Jessica is a New York City based actress. She has had the privilege of studying comedy at UCB under the tutelage of Chelsea Clarke, Brandon Gardner, Gavin Speiller, Shannon O'Neill, Michael Delaney, Abra Tabak and Stephen Ruddy.
Jessica has performed on the UCB stage with her previous teams Musk, Big Revival, 32K, Brightlight and Some Kid. She can now be seen every Friday at UCB East Village with Bucky. You can also find Jessica singing her face off on the UCB stage with Rumpleteaser, or performing for college students across the nation with UCB TourCo.
Tell her where the best nachos are in New York City and gain a friend for life.