Improv 201 Wednesdays and Fridays 3-6pm
Improv 201: Game of the Scene
|Prerequisites||Completion of Improv 101 within previous two years|
|Scheduled||Wednesdays and Fridays 3-6pm|
|Start Date||Sep 27, 2019, 3:00pm|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performance||Oct 27, 2019, 12:00pm|
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.
Does not meet October 9.
Lou Gonzalez, teacher
Lou is a comedian/writer/director born and raised in the Bronx. You can see him performing every Friday with Higgins. You can also see him perform with the TLC of improv: The Mannequin Room. He was recently a writer and performer in the 2019 CBS Diversity Showcase. He's a fierce queen who has been doing sketch comedy and improv in NYC since 2009.Login to Register