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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 t

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$33.25
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$35
M.   Nov 17th, 7pm
Beginner
(43)

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.   Oct 26th, 5:30pm
All levels
(12)
Sunday October 26 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday October 27 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday November 2 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday November 3 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday November 9 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday November 10 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday November 16 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday November 17 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday November 23 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday November 24 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday November 30 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday December 1 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday December 7 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday December 8 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday December 14 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday December 15 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday December 21 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday December 22 7pm - 8pm 1 Session $10
Sunday December 28 5:30pm - 6:30pm 1 Session $10
Monday December 29 7pm - 8pm 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.   Oct 27th, 7pm
All levels
(12)
Monday October 27 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 3 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 10 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 17 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 24 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 1 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 8 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 15 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 22 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 29 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.

$60
Sa.   Nov 8th, 1pm
All levels
(12)
Saturday November 8 1pm - 5pm 1 Session $60
Saturday December 13 1pm - 5pm 1 Session $60
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Learn to create fun, emotionally charged improv scenes that launch perfectly into song, and craft songs which your audience will be humming for days.Join us for our 2nd Improv Comedy class. Note: 17 and under must have permission from parents (sign Waiver at the studio). 

$120
Su.   Oct 26th - Nov 30th, 1:30pm
All levels
(8)
Sunday October 26 1:30pm - 3:30pm 6 Sessions $120
Sunday November 2 1:30pm - 3:30pm 6 Sessions $120
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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 listeni

$30
Sa.   Nov 1st, 12pm
Beginner
(6)
Saturday November 1 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $30
Sunday December 7 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $30
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Learn about short form and long form improv comedy class. Improvisational Theatre, often called improv or impro, is a form of theater where most or all of what is performed is created at the moment it is performed. In its purest form, the dialogue, the action, the story and the characters are created collaboratively by the players as the impro

$13
W.   Oct 29th, 8:30pm
All levels
(8)
Wednesday October 29 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday November 5 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday November 12 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday November 19 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday November 26 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday December 3 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday December 10 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday December 17 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday December 24 8:30pm - 10:30pm 1 Session $13
Wednesday December 31 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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$89.10
Was:
$99
T.   Nov 11th - Nov 25th, 6pm
All levels
(5)
Tuesday November 11 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $89.10
Monday December 1 6pm - 7:30pm 3 Sessions $89.10
Monday December 1 8pm - 9:30pm 3 Sessions $89.10
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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 and SNI producer Tom Soter offer advanced techniques for improvised comedy. Geared for students with previous improv or acting experience, but beginners are welc

$30
W.   Oct 29th, 6:30pm
Advanced
Wednesday October 29 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday October 29 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday November 5 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday November 12 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday November 19 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday November 26 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday December 3 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday December 10 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday December 17 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday December 24 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
Wednesday December 31 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $30
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In this class, you’ll learn the fundamentals of improvisation! Through warm-ups, exercises and games, we help improve skills such as listening, teamwork, trust, public speaking, instinct, and agreement, all while laughing and learning. Classes are two hours long and take place once a week for 6 weeks. Classes are lead by an expert facilitator, an

$250
Sa.   Nov 1st - Dec 13th, 10am
All levels

In this class, you’ll learn the fundamentals of improvisation! Through warm-ups, exercises and games, we help improve skills such as listening, teamwork, trust, public speaking, instinct, and agreement, all while laughing and learning. Classes are two hours long and take place once a week for 6 weeks. Classes are lead by an expert facilitator, an

$250
Sa.   Nov 1st - Dec 13th, 12pm
All levels

This Intro class is a comfortable, fun, and creative environment in which students explore the fundamentals of improvisation and introduce them to our unique approach. Using group games and exercises that any novice can master, the intro class is ideal for unlocking creative potential.At the end of the five week course, you will show off your new

$150
T.   Nov 4th - Dec 2nd, 6pm
Beginner

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 wi

$120
Sa.   Nov 1st - Dec 6th, 1:30pm
All levels
(2)

Mixed level class, open to existing students and visitors. The focus of this class is to improve capoeira basics thanks to a more challengingtraining. It introduces fast-paced rhythms and acrobatics.Beginners can attend this class once they have learned the basic movements of defense/attack and in-betweens. The class is conducted according to the l

$25
Sa.   Oct 25th, 6pm
All levels
Saturday October 25 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday October 27 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday October 28 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday October 29 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday November 1 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 3 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday November 4 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday November 5 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday November 8 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 10 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday November 11 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday November 12 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday November 15 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday November 17 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday November 18 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday November 19 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday November 22 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday November 25 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday November 26 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday November 29 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 1 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday December 2 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday December 3 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday December 6 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 8 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday December 9 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday December 10 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday December 13 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 15 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday December 16 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Wednesday December 17 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday December 20 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 22 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday December 23 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
Saturday December 27 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Monday December 29 6pm - 7:30pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday December 30 8pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $25
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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 interest

$200
Sa.   Oct 25th - Nov 15th, 12pm
All levels
Saturday October 25 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday October 28 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday November 1 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday November 4 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday November 8 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday November 11 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday November 15 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday November 18 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday November 22 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday November 25 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday November 29 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday December 2 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday December 6 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday December 9 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday December 13 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday December 16 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday December 20 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday December 23 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
Saturday December 27 12pm - 3pm 4 Sessions $200
Tuesday December 30 7pm - 10:45pm 4 Sessions $200
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Whether you are completely new to Improv Comedy, a Veteran looking to play or just looking to get your skills to a higher level, these drop in fun classes deliver warm-up, technique and performance games played weekly. These classes are a great way to network with other up and coming Improv performers and get seen by our staff.

$25
Sa.   Jan 10th, 11am
Advanced
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Saturday January 10 11am - 12:45pm 1 Session $25
Saturday January 17 11am - 12:45pm 1 Session $25
Saturday January 24 11am - 12:45pm 1 Session $25
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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.

$199
Su.   Nov 2nd - Nov 23rd, 6pm
Beginner

Get your degree in fun. To further our community’s pursuit of higher learning, we’re now offering weekly improv classes every Thursday evening taught by a rotating selection of three of our top NYC instructors.

$20
Th.   Nov 13th, 7pm
All levels
(2)
Thursday November 13 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
Thursday November 20 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
Thursday December 11 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
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Playback theatre is an original form of improvisational theatre in which audience or group members tell stories from their lives and have them enacted on the spot (from playback.org). Playback uses improvisation, storytelling, and music in a unique form that brings people together, blending artistic and theatrical form with social connection and ac

$250
T.   Nov 18th - Jan 13th, 8pm
Intermediate

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
T.   Jan 20th - Mar 17th, 4:15pm
All levels
(2)
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