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: 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, (skips 4/27), 5/4 & 5/11
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Graduation Show Date/Time: Saturday, May 18th, 2019 @ 1:30 p.m. (Main Stage)
Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Class Location: Rehearsal Room B (Basement)
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WHAT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT SHEILA
“Sheila is amazing! She is a large part of why I took the class. She stoked the perfect balance of challenge and support, of theory and practice.” — “Sheila is great instructor, she provides a playful space and information that empowers her students!”
ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Sheila is a company member here at PHIT performing regularly as a member of improv team Hooch and sketch team Tiny Arson. She is also one half of the indie duo Short Rib. Sheila has studied at PHIT and Annoyance Theater NY and UCB. Along with performing around Philadelphia, she has performed at Pittsburgh Comedy Festival, Del Close Marathon, former Annoyance Theater NY and Grand Rapids Improv Festival.