About the Course:
AP1: Chicago Improv for Beginners 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 for you. AP1 introduces you to Chicago's approach to improv by covering a wide variety of concepts:
The rules of Improv and breaking the rules
Group mind (the myth, the facts)
How to say "yes, and" and when to say “no”
Finding or Creating the game
Writing via improv
Direction (taking and giving)
Object and environment work
Introducing a show
This class will culminate in an optional student showcase at The Annoyance on the final Sunday of the term.
Classes meet once a week on the same day each week, M-Thu 6:30-9pm and Sun 1-3:30pm
Note: Registration is Non-Refundable.
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