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.
Dates: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27
MAKE-Up/SNOW DATE: 3/6
Time: 7:00-9:00 PM
Graduation Show Date/Time: Saturday, Saturday 3/11/23 11:00am – 12:00pm
CLASS LOCATION: PHIT MAIN STAGE (this is an accessible space)
Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
INSTRUCTOR: Tenara Calem
ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR: Tenara Calem is a performer, educator, and theater maker. She has worked for PHIT since 2018, and has performed and produced in the Philadelphia theater scene since 2016. Previous stints include work with Trinity Repertory Company, Allen’s Lane Art Center, Lupine Performance Cooperative, and PlayPenn. Tenara is getting her MFA in Devised Performance with Pig Iron/University of the Arts.