UPCOMING CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
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!
Tuesday, March 10, 7-10pm – with Sarah Hicks
Thursday, March 19, 7-10pm – with Mandi Bedbury
Info & Registration
Stay sharp, learn more tools, meet other Improvolutionaries, learn from more experienced students, see how much you have developed by working with less developed students, and get a chance to keep pushing your edge. Oh…and it’s a lot of fun too.
Pre-req: LEVEL 1 GRADS
And students who take our drop-in classes are eligible and encouraged to perform in our monthly LOVEFEST improv shows.
CLASSES ARE HELD EVERY OTHER THURSDAY NIGHT & SATURDAY DAY STARTING TUES, JAN 13
Our regular classes are in session and will end early April. Stay tuned for announcements about our next round!
115 Macdougal Street (near W3rd St & 6th Ave)
nearest subway: W4th Street
Staff photography by Elko Weaver
And you’re invited! Join us for a night of fun as we kick off our 2015 season with a LOVEFEST!!! Improvolution students of all levels will perform short form games and scenes for your entertainment! Hosted and directed by our very own Creative Director Rebecca Stuard! Grab your tickets now to secure your spot!
Bill Bruno, Elizagrace Madrone, Chelsea Camp, John Galgano, Sarah Hicks, Darrin Giglio, Brendan McGinn, Anthony Minto….and more!
DROP-IN classes return in the new year alternating between TUESDAY NIGHTS and SATURDAY DAYS.
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!” »
Holly, founder and Executive Director of Improvolution, got her start in improv at the world-renowned Groundlings Theater & School in Los Angeles and carried the legacy of character-based improv to NYC. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the birth of the Groundlings and this article in VF is pretty cool… READ IT HERE
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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”