Improv 201 Saturdays 12-3pm
Improv 201: Game of the Scene
|Prerequisites||Completion of Improv 101 within previous two years|
|Start Date||Apr 27, 2019, 12:00pm|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performance||Jun 23, 2019, 6:00pm|
Students will be taught: 1) identifying "games," 2) heightening - finding new ways to make your scenes get funnier from start to finish, 3) realizing how patterns support the "game," 4) second beats (returning to scenes later in a piece).
This course meets for 8 sessions that are each 3 hours long.
Students will take part in a class performance, generally held at the UCB Theatre.
Students are required to see at least 2 improvised shows at the UCB Theater before the end of the course.
Admission to 301 after the completion of this course is not guaranteed. Students will be judged on their application of concepts that they have learned in Improv 101 & 201. The Training Center will send placement notification to students within 10 days of the Improv 201 graduation performance. Students may not enroll in Improv 301 before receiving this notification.
Class Size: 16 Students
Does not meet June 1. Meets Memorial Day weekend.
Dave Murray, teacher
Dave Murray is a comedian, writer, and musician living in NEW YORK CITY. You can see him at the UCB Theatre at Lloyd Night with the team Havoc and as part of the house band in the show Night Late. He was also a member of the Lloyd teams Big Time and Top Heavy! Dave started studying at UCB in 2011, with over one million teachers including Sean Conroy, Kevin Hines, Shannon O'Neill, Will Hines, Nicole Drespel, Kevin Mullaney, and Jordan Klepper.
Find his best-selling eBook "A List of Animals I Believe I Could Defeat in Single Combat, Organized by Phylum" on Amazon!