Tons of Improv Classes at Blacktop Comedy!

IMPROV 101:
INTRODUCTION TO IMPROV
DATES: 1/14/19 – 2/18/19 (Mondays)
PERFORMANCE: 2/22/19 (Friday)
TIME: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
COST: $125
This six-week class meets once a week, and includes one graduation performance.
Have fun, meet new people and learn to improvise in this popular class at Blacktop Comedy. Blacktop Comedy offers a unique approach to improv that helps you focus on the moment, creativity, and laughter.
We know how to help you become a more confident presenter, performer, and artist. Learn to say “yes, and” and unleash your natural creativity and humor. You will become more confident. This class is designed for anyone who wants to loosen up, be more spontaneous and learn to take risks on stage and in life. Become a better improviser, comedian, public speaker, and partner on and off stage.
LEARN TO LIVE IN-THE-MOMENT
LET GO OF FEAR
LET GO OF JUDGEMENT
BECOME AN ACTIVE LISTENER
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WRITE HERE! WRITE NOW!
SKETCH WRITING WORKSHOP
DATE: Tuesdays
TIME: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
COST: FREE
Limited to 12, so please reserve your spot with a free ticket!
Sketch writing is tough work. We know it! You know it!
But…it doesn’t have to be lonely too!
Join WRITE HERE! WRITE NOW! and your fellow sketch writers for a night of writing, pitching, and staging. This is your team of friends. Get your perfect idea off the ground!
Don’t sit on the sidelines.
Don’t wish it would happen.
Make it happen at WRITE HERE! WRITE NOW!
Sit down once a week with fellow writers, and performers. Share ideas, read sketches, and even stage them.
Each session will be facilitated by a professional sketch performer from Blacktop Comedy who can help you craft your piece while ensuring it’s a supportive space where everyone has a voice.
Note a few things.
· The drop-in writing session is free
· Please help it continue by buying a drink or food at the theater.
· This is a supportive chance to write and share.
SCHEDULE:
5:30pm: Hello and Introductions
5:40pm: Read / Share / Feedback
6:10pm: Write
6:50pm: Share Weekly Goals
7:00pm: Finish Up
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IMPROV PLAYGROUND:
COMEDY FOR EVERYONE
DATES: Thursdays
TIME: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
COST: $12
What are you waiting for!?
Join us for two hours of nonstop laughs, improv games, and new friends! Have you seen Whose Line is it Anyway, and thought, “I want to have as much fun as them!” This is the place you can do that!
No previous improv experience necessary. Everyone is welcome at IMPROV PLAYGROUND! It’s the perfect place to learn, grow, and discover the life-changing power of improv.
Improv is all about letting go of judgment, fear, and you learn to live in the moment! Be part of the fun, and become a confident performer and better listener!
Our experienced teachers share their favorite improv games you may have seen in Whose Line is it Anyway. You get to be the star in our safe, supportive group of performers.
No judgment at Blacktop! We’re all here to learn and improv(e).
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IMPROV 201:
INTRODUCTION TO IMPROV
DATES: 1/21/19 – 2/25/19 (Mondays)
PERFORMANCE: 3/1/19 (Friday)
TIME: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
COST: $125
Prerequisite: Improv 101: Introduction to Improv
Class meets for six consecutive Monday nights and includes a Friday night performance on March 1st.
Welcome to Foundation and Character! Our six-week course is designed to help you develop your core improv skills as a performer. Discover the Foundation of every improv scene, and how you use them to make every scene stronger, funnier, and more interesting. Improv 201 also helps you effectively build, develop and sustain a character a scene.
In six weeks you will be fearlessly initiating scenes, and be a more confident improviser.