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This three week class will enhance your skills in public speaking, focused listening, responding, flexibility and specificity – leading to greater confidence and lower inhibitions when speaking and presenting. Improvisation is not just something for actors and comedians. MBA Students are being asked to take improv classes. Why? The answer is the...

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$69.30
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$99
W.   Feb 4th - Feb 18th, 6pm
All levels
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Wednesday February 4 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $69.30
Wednesday February 4 7:30pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $79.20
Monday March 2 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $99
Monday March 2 7:30pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $99
Wednesday April 15 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $99
Wednesday April 15 7:30pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $99
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Make the most out of every commercial audition with this top commercial duo who will teach you how to make bold commercial choices and improve your "show" business savy in a fun, safe environment! Each class will start with a Q&A where they will discuss your business on and off the camera and how it relates to your experiences and how to maximize...

$349
Th.   Feb 5th - Mar 5th, 7pm
All levels
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An ongoing drop-in class, for anyone who wants a quick tour of the improv world. The class, for all levels, features performers from the cast of Sunday Night Improv. You can do scenes with veteran improv — and then stay and see them perform in Sunday Night Improv!Class fee includes a ticket to that night's performance of SNI.

$10
Su.   Jan 25th, 5:30pm
All levels
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Sunday January 25 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Sunday February 1 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Sunday February 8 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Sunday February 15 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Sunday February 22 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
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This course is an ongoing drop-in class that focuses on how to create improvised scenes and stories. Students are taught the basics of good scene work in a supportive environment. "Our design department's Improv 'theory and practice' sessions with Tom Soter were a remarkable experience for all of us. Over a two week period, the New York Design...

$25
M.   Jan 26th, 7pm
All levels
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Monday January 26 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday February 2 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday February 9 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday February 16 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday February 23 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
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Join our class and learn from Carol Schindler, a founding member of the highly acclaimed Chicago City Limits improv troupe and a former student of improv legends Del Close (SECOND CITY) and Paul Sills (THE COMPASS PLAYERS) teaches a four-hour improv intensive for advanced improvisers.

$75
Sa.   Feb 14th, 12pm
All levels
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Improvise scene after scene, students will also learn to look for connections and patterns that give the scenes depth, and focusing on the nuances of scenic improvisation. This class focuses entirely on the nuances of scenic improvisation. Students do scene after scene, learning to look for connections and patterns that give the scenes depth.Topics...

$350
M.   Jan 26th - Mar 16th, 6:30pm
Intermediate
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This intro class will begin to enhance your skills in public speaking, focused listening, responding, flexibility and specificity – leading to greater confidence and lower inhibitions when speaking or presenting. Improvisation is not just something for actors and comedians. MBA Students are being asked to take improv classes. Why? The answer is the...

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M.   Feb 23rd, 7pm
Beginner
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Learn how to 'Say Yes to Saying Yes'! Initiate scenes, build on scene partner's suggestions and build a foundation in scene creating. This class focuses on the basics of comedic improvisation. Students learn how to initiate scenes, build upon their scene partners' offers, and create scenes with a solid foundation.Topics covered include:Agreement (“yes...

$350
Th.   Feb 19th - Apr 9th, 6:30pm
Beginner
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We begin the class with a focus on group activities and fun games as we move towards some individual character building, short and long form scenes, listening, supporting our partner(s), and performing in front an audience.Each week is a bit different with various teachers from Upright Citizens Brigade, Magnet Theater, the PIT and places all over the...

$10
T.   Jan 27th, 8:30pm
All levels
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Tuesday January 27 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday February 3 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday February 10 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday February 17 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday February 24 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday March 3 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday March 10 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday March 17 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday March 24 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday March 31 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
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Students will learn the foundation principles of Improv - great way to be introduced before diving deeper! This class focuses on the basics of comedic improvisation. Students learn how to initiate scenes, build upon their scene partners' offers, and create scenes with a solid foundation.Topics covered include:agreement (“yes and”)active listeningusing...

$30
Sa.   Feb 7th, 12pm
Beginner
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Saturday February 7 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $30
Sunday March 8 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $30
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This workshop gives improvisors of all levels a fun and safe place to play.  Whether you’re an experienced performer looking for more practice or a first timer who’s always wanted to give improv a try, we’d love to have you come and play!

Free
W.   Feb 4th, 6pm
All levels
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Wednesday February 4 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday February 11 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday February 18 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday February 25 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday March 4 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday March 11 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday March 18 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
Wednesday March 25 6pm - 7:15pm 1 Session Free
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This drop-in class combines elements of both “long form” and “short form” improvisation; focusing on truthful, relationship-based scene work.Chicago City Limits alumnus Carl Kissin offers advanced techniques for improvised comedy. Geared for students with previous improv or acting experience, but beginners are welcome.

$40
M.   Jan 26th, 7:30pm
Intermediate
Monday January 26 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Monday January 26 7:30pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $350
Tuesday January 27 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday January 27 10:30am - 1pm 10 Sessions $350
Monday February 2 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday February 3 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday February 9 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday February 10 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday February 16 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday February 17 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday February 23 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday February 24 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday March 2 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday March 3 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday March 9 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday March 10 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday March 16 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday March 17 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday March 23 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday March 24 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Monday March 30 7:30pm - 10pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday March 31 10:30am - 1pm 1 Session $40
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Improv for Business Professionals provides students with tangible skills for success in a business environment. The class focuses on key techniques used by improvisers to generate ideas, organize them, and present them in a cogent, compelling manner, along with ways to optimize working in a group. The class is engaging, informative and fun. It is ideal...

$250
M.   Feb 23rd - Mar 16th, 7pm
Advanced
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If you are simply interested in getting a small dose of what happens in film acting, and wish to try a single class before committing to a course of study, we offer a trial class of our Essentials of Film Acting Course. Almost every entering student should start with this class, even those with substantial theatrical backgrounds. The classes teach...

$150
Th.   Jan 29th, 8pm
All levels
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In this fun, informative class, you’ll learn the basics of “yes and”, stage presence, blocking, interactivity, and working in front of a live audience. Through theater games and exercises you’ll build solid skills initiating scriptless scenes, keeping alive and active within text, and connecting with your scene partners and the audience. This...

$199
Su.   Jan 25th - Mar 1st, 6pm
Beginner
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Actors, no matter what their level of training, must feel confident in their improvisational skills if they are to seek professional work in today’s market. Presenting, Improv For Actors, a one of a kind class that explores Improv beyond a comedic emphasis, emphasizing Improv for the Actor in all areas of technique: commercial copy, dramatic copy,...

$130
Sa.   Feb 7th - Mar 7th, 11am
All levels
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At the end of this workshop, you will feel more confident about making an impact in your day-to-day communication and building stronger connections with others through the daily practice of journaling and weekly exercises in using your body, voice, heart and brain to bring your thoughts and feelings to life. Find your voice and get what you want.Would...

$350
M.W.   Feb 25th - Mar 23rd, 7pm
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Wednesday February 25 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $350
Tuesday March 24 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $350
Wednesday April 22 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $350
Monday May 4 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $350
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One Thursday per month David Marx will be teaching his popular Essentials of Improvisation class, which will also be considered a rehearsal for a performance opportunity at the following week’s ANDonStage. Most months we’ll have an additional Thursday class led by a guest instructor to add some variety to our programming.

$20
Th.   Feb 12th, 7pm
All levels
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Thursday February 12 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
Thursday March 19 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
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We are proud to present Michele Cannon’s 5 week Kids/Teens Summer Acting course, Michele’s students have been signed by Top Agents, appeared on TV and Indie Films. She trains kids and teens for high level acting showcases in LA, NYC and Las Vegas. She also specializes in student and parent involvement in the whole acting process.Each student will...

$120
Sa.   Feb 14th - Mar 14th, 1:30pm
All levels
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The goal of the class is to develop and hone the actor's instincts so instead of working from their intellect they work from their gut. Please do not register for this class if you are not interested in completing my program. This class was created for serious acting students that are interested in working at a professional level. Students interested...

$650
T.   Feb 3rd - Apr 28th, 7pm
All levels
Tuesday February 3 7pm - 10:45pm 13 Sessions $650
Saturday February 7 12pm - 3pm 12 Sessions $600
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