Intro to Improvised Scenework: Students will learn the basic improv concept of “Yes, and..” and discover how a scene can be created through agreement. They will also learn important basic improv skills like: creating characters, establishing relationships, exploring scenes with objects and environment work. Students will then combine these skills to create fully improvised scenes with a partner. Meets once a week for eight weeks.
Dates: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, & 2/27
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Graduation Show Date/Time: Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 @ 11:30 a.m. (Main Stage)
Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Class Location: Rehearsal Room B (Basement)
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ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Out of the many, many elements Derek loves about improv, his favorite may be the joy of discovery that the classroom unlocks and he plays with that same joy when performing. Derek started his improv journey in Washington DC, completing Washington Improv Theater’s curriculum and performing with numerous WIT Harold Teams. He is a PHIT company member currently performing with Not Yet Rated, while occasionally trekking back down to DC to perform with indie team Lena Dunham.