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Registration is Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable

Why? Because your enrollment HOLDS A SPACE in a class that we are no longer able to offer someone else. Please be sure about your schedule before you register for class. This applies if you get cast in a show, get a new job, or other situation, or have other changes to your schedule. So, please be sure about your schedule before you register.

May, June, July, August: Mon-Friday

Annoyance classes challenge the conventional wisdom of the rules of improvisation, examining what’s behind them and how they came to be in the first place. Simply put, we make you the best improviser YOU can be...

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun

Purchase the full Annoyance Improv class offerings in advance and save $190*! Purchase AP1-AP6 and save $60*! *discount is off of a full price class

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun

AP1 is an all-encompassing survey course that will give anyone a solid foundation in improvisational comedy – whether you want to perform, direct, write, or just know more. New to improv? This class is probably for you. The class culminates into a one night only class show. AP1 introduces you to improv by covering a wide variety of concepts...

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun

The Annoyance philosophy focuses on decisive initiations and a strong point of view. AP2 looks at the first seconds of scenes and explores how they affect the rest of the scene... 

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun

AP3 is about taking that next step in scenes. While AP2 focused on the beginning moments of a scene, in AP3 students are challenged to play with more complexity and style, juggling it all within a scene while always maintaining their strong point of view... 

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun

Through individual feedback, setting performance goals, and identifying and breaking habits, AP4 offers fine-tuning...

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun

The focus in AP5 is the creation of an original show by the ensemble.  Exercises are tailored to help the improviser discover and strengthen their individual comedic voice and also on the “hows” of bringing this voice into an ensemble...

Tue, Wed, Thu

From Annoyance classics like Splatter Theater and Coed Prison Sluts, to more modern shows like Steamworks: The Musical and It's Christmas, Goddamnit! The Annoyance has enjoyed pushing the envelope of what plays and musicals can be. With this class, Actors and Directors will collaborate with Annoyance instructors to create short-length shows that will be performed on The Annoyance Main Stage...