The Ultimate Beginner Improv Class is a survey course that will give anyone an extremely solid foundation in improvisational comedy. Whether you want to perform, direct, write, or just know more, The Ultimate Beginner Improv Class will not disappoint. New to Chicago? New to improv? This class is probably for you.
If you feel that you're nailing the form but missing the laughs, this class will teach you how to musically improvise from a "deal" and use the elements of a song to surprise your audience with your character's layers, motives, and specific wants.We spend so much time focusing on form, we sometimes forget the fun.
AP2 (Intermediate Improv)
The school philosophy focuses on decisive initiations and a strong point of view. AP2 looks at the first three seconds of scenes and explores how they affect the rest of the scene.
Improv to Sketch Cranking Material: Adam Cole
If talking ideas to death in a writer's room makes you want to kill yourself, then come learn the accelerated method we use to create content. From writing to improvisation, this class is an output factory of material.
Improv Teaser: Philip Markle
Our teaser workshop will give improvisers a foundation in the Annoyance philosophy of what it means to play with abandonment, withhold judgement, and commit to your characters and choices.