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An ongoing drop-in class, for anyone who wants a quick tour of the improv world. The class, taught by award-winning improviser Tom Soter (co-author of A DOCTOR, A PLUMBER & A ROWBOAT: THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE FOR IMPROVISATION). For all levels.

$10
M.   Sep 7th, 6pm
All levels
(60)
Monday September 7 6pm - 7pm 1 Session $10
Monday September 14 6pm - 7pm 1 Session $10
Monday September 21 6pm - 7pm 1 Session $10
Monday September 28 6pm - 7pm 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.   Sep 7th, 7pm
All levels
(60)
Monday September 7 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday September 14 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday September 21 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday September 28 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
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Taken our three-week or one-off class? Looking for another fix of improv? Our Level Up Meet Up is exactly what you need. This three-hour intensive is a blast of improv for professionals. Consider this a personal training session at the gym. We’ll take what you learned in your Level One class and raise the stakes. This class focuses more on being...

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Th.   Sep 10th, 6pm
All levels
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Thursday September 10 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $34
Thursday October 8 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $40
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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...

$10
T.   Sep 15th, 8:30pm
All levels
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Tuesday September 15 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday September 22 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday September 29 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday October 6 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday October 13 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday October 20 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday October 27 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday November 3 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday November 10 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday November 17 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday November 24 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday December 1 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday December 8 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday December 15 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday December 22 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
Tuesday December 29 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $10
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This three-week intensive is a blast of improv for professionals. Consider this a personal training session at the gym. We’ll take what you learned in your Level One class and raise the stakes. This class focuses more on being in the moment, focus, flexibility and initiative – and pushes the skills built in Level One. Each class is different –...

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W.   Sep 16th, 6pm
All levels
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We invite you to SING YOUR HEART OUT and laugh your BUTT OFF at the same time! EVEN if you've only ever sung in the shower, or never ever sang in public.... EVEN if you're the singer in a band or some well known  performing artist who gets paid mad (& happy) bucks to belt those notes.... EVEN if you're a computer analyst, grammar school...

$13
W.   Sep 16th, 8:30pm
All levels
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Wednesday September 16 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday September 23 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday September 30 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday October 7 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday October 14 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday October 21 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday October 28 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
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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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$84.15
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$99
T.   Sep 15th, 6pm
All levels
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Tuesday September 15 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $84.15
Tuesday September 15 7:30pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $84.15
Tuesday October 13 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $99
Tuesday October 13 7:30pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $99
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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...

$40
Th.   Sep 17th, 7pm
Beginner
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Thursday September 17 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $40
Thursday October 22 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $40
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In the US, public speaking is feared more than death. The reality is we all have to do it - and there is a difference between doing it and doing it well. So how do we get over it? We improvise! Improv is rooted in communication - listening, responding, focus, attention, flexibility - all of these skills are flexed in good improv. And we all need it...

$30
M.   Sep 28th, 7pm
All levels
(30)

This class focuses 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. Note: 10-week classes do not have to be sequential, students are welcome to come at alternative dates of...

$350
M.   Sep 7th, 7:30pm
All levels
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Monday September 7 7:30pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $350
Tuesday September 8 10:30am - 1pm 10 Sessions $350
Monday September 14 7:30pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $350
Tuesday September 15 10:30am - 1pm 10 Sessions $350
Monday September 21 7:30pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $350
Tuesday September 22 10:30am - 1pm 10 Sessions $350
Monday September 28 7:30pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $350
Tuesday September 29 10:30am - 1pm 10 Sessions $350
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This three hour workshop will give you an understanding of WHAT makes improv work and WHY it works…and a new confidence that you…yes, even YOU…can do it. Plus, you’ll have new skills to help you in work, and life! More effective communication, less self-consciousness about in speaking in public, an easier access to thinking on your feet, and...

$50
Th.   Sep 10th, 7pm
All levels
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Thursday September 10 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $50
Monday September 14 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $50
Tuesday September 22 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $50
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Every week each student gets up and tries new material in front of his/her fellow 20 students. They do this on a microphone, which simulates more accurately what a nightclub is like.  The teacher then gives specific advice in a variety of areas. Which things to edit out,and which bits to focus on. Specific new ideas and jokes (not every...

$399
Sa.   Sep 12th, 11am
All levels
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“COMEDY” is “COOL”. “COMEDY” refers to our favorite TV shows, movies and comedy talent. We teach the same valuable skills as any theater program, but simply by using the term Improv “COMEDY” we reach the widest possible audience. Students from the inner most city and highest ranking private schools equally love and respond to comedy....

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$160
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$200
Sa.   Sep 12th, 10am
All levels
(3)

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). In this course she will teach a four-hour improv intensive for advanced improvisers.

$60
Sa.   Sep 12th, 1pm
All levels
Saturday September 12 1pm - 5pm 1 Session $60
Saturday October 10 1pm - 5pm 1 Session $60
Saturday November 14 1pm - 5pm 1 Session $60
Saturday December 12 1pm - 5pm 1 Session $60
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This improv class, specifically for teens, explores improv games, techniques, and concepts in a fun, supportive environment. Students will become more spontaneous, creative, playful, and imaginative, all while developing valuable theater and interpersonal skills. No experience required.

$300
M.   Sep 21st, 4:15pm
Beginner
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