REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2016 WINTER CLASSES!
INTRO TO IMPROV: 3 HOUR DROP-IN CLASS
We offer an introduction to improv and what we do at Improvolution. It’s a fun and easy way to get a taste of what improv is…and is not. You’ll learn some of the basics in just 3 hours and see for yourself that truly ANYONE CAN IMPROVISE!
Duration: 3 hours
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Thursday Dec. 3, 7-10pm with Mandi Bedbury
Thursday Dec. 10, 7-10pm with Sarah Hicks
Monday Dec. 14, 7-10pm with Rebecca Stuard
BYC (BUILD YOUR CHOPS) – IMPROV WORKOUT SESSIONS
An option for students in between classes who want to continue learning. BYC sessions consist of a series of 3-4 classes emphasizing an aspect of improv such as characters, adding information, listening, etc. Take just one, take all of them. It’s up to you. There will also be an opportunity to perform after each series!
Prerequisite: Level 1 / Fundamentals of Improvisation
with Yuval Boim
1/6, 1/13, 1/20
optional show: 1/27
Cost: $25 per class
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115 Macdougal Street (near W3rd St & 6th Ave)
nearest subway: W4th Street
Give us a weekend, we’ll give you IMPROV!
Starting in December, we will be offering weekend Improvisation Intensives – 2 full days immersed in the basic rules, tools, and philosophy of improv with our Improvolution/character-based approach. No prior experience needed. For anyone interested in learning improv – actors, non-actors, funny people, not funny people.
Sat & Sun, Dec 12-13 with Holly Mandel
Space is limited.
Our fall is full of student and troupe shows.
Check out our schedule and save the dates now. We know how busy you get!!!
THURS, NOV 19
Continue reading “Our Fall Show Schedule” »
Watch and read Stephen Colbert’s commencement speech – not only is it hilarious, he speaks about the lessons he gleaned from improv and how it gives you everything you need to know to live.
Know someone who’d love to take an improv class but won’t pull the trigger and sign up? Or would you like to help someone come up with a gift for yourself? A 3-hour Intro to Improv class or help paying for your next Level class? We have a great idea…gift certificates! Continue reading “Here’s a Gift Idea…Improv!” »
Listen to Groundling David Hoffman talk with Holly about her days as a company member as part of his ongoing podcast series.
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Holly Mandel, Improvolution’s founder, was recently interviewed by Vanessa Fisher about her successful GOOD GIRLS AREN’T FUNNY talk & improv workshops that she has been doing in LA & NYC for several years.
“Good Girls Aren’t Funny: Unlocking Women’s Leadership through Comedy & Improv Theatre”