SOLD OUT! IMPROV 101 with Chris Esperance | TUESDAYS (7:00-9:00 PM) starts Jan 10, 2023

$349

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Intro to Improv:  Your HAROLD training starts here! You will start learning basic improv and performance skills, practicing concepts like making your partner look good, “Yes, and..”, creating mimed objects and environments, establishing relationships, and holding on to an emotional point of view. Finally you start to apply these skills to make up short scenes with a partner. Meets once a week for eight weeks.

Prerequisites: None!
Day: Tuesdays
Dates: 1/10,1/17,1/24,1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28
Time: 7:00-9:00 PM

Make-up/Snow Date: 3/7 at 7pm
Graduation Show Date/Time: Saturday 3/11/2023 at 11:00am – 12:00pm

CLASS LOCATION: Second Stage (this is an accessible space)

Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Please read through our terms and conditions of enrollment  and Health and Safety Policy prior to enrolling.

 

INSTRUCTOR: Chris Esperance

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Intro to Improv:  Your HAROLD training starts here! You will start learning basic improv and performance skills, practicing concepts like making your partner look good, “Yes, and..”, creating mimed objects and environments, establishing relationships, and holding on to an emotional point of view. Finally you start to apply these skills to make up short scenes with a partner. Meets once a week for eight weeks.

Prerequisites: None!
Day: Tuesdays
Dates: 1/10,1/17,1/24,1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28
Time: 7:00-9:00 PM

Make-up/Snow Date: 3/7 at 7pm
Graduation Show Date/Time: Saturday 3/11/2023 at 11:00am – 12:00pm

CLASS LOCATION: Second Stage (this is an accessible space)

Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Please read through our terms and conditions of enrollment  and Health and Safety Policy prior to enrolling.

INSTRUCTOR: Chris Esperance

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR:

Chris Esperance is a comedian, writer, improviser based in Philadelphia, PA. Chris co-hosted the Mad Ethnic Comedy festival which included a variety of improv, podcast and stand-up acts from the tri-state area. He has improvised on Harold, House teams including Metropolis and Dunk Tank and several Indie teams in his years as a performer. Chris was accepted to Magnet Theater’s REMIX sketch diversity showcase and wrote/performed in PIT’s NYC Sketchfest. He has trained at the Philadelphia Improv Theater (PHIT) and the Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB-NY) and writes for the sketch comedy team Pagliacci (@pagliaccicomedy) with the Boogiemanja sketch comedy collective.

 

WHAT OTHERS HAVE SAID ABOUT CHRIS:

“Seriously thank you so much for the last 8 weeks it was truly life changing and opened up a door which was slowly closing in my life. For that I am forever grateful.”

“You set such a great tone for the class that made it easy to experiment and let our guards down and try new things. I had a fabulous time and can’t wait to do it again.”

“I plan on staying with this, and will register for the next 201 class … Thanks again for EVERYTHING.”