The Comedy Arena Training Center 

Improv! Where sometimes having no plan is the best plan. Explores the classes below.

Intro to Improv

This is where your improv journey starts where you’ll learn the skills needed to create strong improvised scenes. Some of these skills include building ensemble, giving and taking focus, object work, and, one of the most crucial fundamentals of improv, the concept of “yes, and.” It's going to change your life.

 

The Comedy Arena Intro to Improv Comedy Class is a fun, supportive way to learn improvisational thinking, gain self-confidence, develop business soft-skills and meet new people. 

 

While enrolled, students can see Comedy Arena shows for FREE.

*No experience or prerequisites required.

WHEN: Mar 12th 2021

This class runs once a week for 6 weeks from 7:00PM - 9:00PM followed by a student showcase

Spacework and Emotions

Go further, grow stronger, laugh harder. In this course we will equip players with the improv tools needed to deliver solid scene work, focusing on emotion, listening, spacework and more! You will learn how to be great scene partners, as well as how to build meaty stories with zero script, zero rehearsal. A final performance on our stage will showcase these next-level scenes. 

PRE-REQ: Completion of an intro to improv/level 1 improv class.

WHEN: Mar 7th 2021

This class runs once a week for 6 weeks from

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM followed by a student showcase

Character Development

Continue to hone the skills necessary for doing strong scene work and building ensemble. Students are introduced to the skills needed for character work, an element essential to dynamic improvised scenes. You'll explore creating characters through internal motivations, like point of view, status, wants and intentions, and external ones, like experimenting with physicality. You'll learn how to make choices in scenes that help define your character. 

While enrolled, students can see Comedy Arena shows for FREE.

PRE-REQ: Completion of an intro to improv/level 1 improv class.

WHEN: TBD  2021

Runs once a week for 6 weeks - from TBD - TBD. This class includes a student showcase

Intro to Long Form Improv 

Dip your big toe into the Improv world of Long form. Learn the techniques and skills it takes to perform a 25 mins run. By the end of the 6 weeks students will share the stage with The Comedy Arena's Crew and perform a long form showcase, on our stage. 

WHEN: TBD 2021 

Runs once a week for 6 weeks - from TBD - TBD. This class includes a student showcase

Troupe &  Show Development 

Get into what it means to craft a custom and unique show that audiences will want to see time and time again. Students will learn many different styles of improv formats in our 6 weeks course. After the 6 weeks course this class will have have the opportunity to have a month long run at The Comedy Arena.

WHEN: TBD 2021

Runs once a week for 6 weeks - from TBD - TBD. This class includes a student showcase

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