Improv 101 Sundays 11:30am-2:30pm

Improv 101: Improv Basics

Prerequisites All experience levels start with Improv 101
Scheduled Sundays 11:30am-2:30pm
Start Date Sep 8, 2019, 11:30am
Price $450
Class Size 16 students
Sessions 8 sessions, 3 hours each
Performance Nov 10, 2019, 1:30pm
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.



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.


Does not meet October 13.
Note: Rosh Hashanah starts evening of September 29.

Dave Murray, teacher

Dave Murray 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!

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