Advanced Improvisation: Students will continue to build on skills learned in Improv 101 and 201. Students will also begin putting those skills to work within a structured improv format and learn to use the patterns in their scenes to the fullest potential. This level also includes a heavier focus on individual attention from the instructor.
Prerequisite: PHIT Improv 201
Dates: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17 & 2/24
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Graduation Show Date/Time: Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 @ 2:30 p.m. (Main Stage)
Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Class Location: Rehearsal Room A (2nd Floor)
WHAT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT ROB
“Rob was amazing. He was so in-tune with the class. He created a safe space for us to take risks and had insightful feedback. My improv experience was amazing in large part due to Rob’s teaching!” — “Rob O’Neill was a supportive and enthusiastic instructor. He provided a safe space for improv 101ers and gave clear instruction and feedback. I would recommend his class to anyone considering improv… He’s a great instructor as well as fantastic performer.”
ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Rob O’Neill is an instructor and performer at Philly Improv Theater. He has been a member of the PHIT teams The Future, Not Yet Rated, Study Hall and Tiny Arson, as well as the director of the team Swan Year. He’s also a member of the independent improv team Double Play. After studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York City, Robert became a PHIT company member in 2013 when he was cast on the team Outside Voices, under the direction of Caitlin Weigel. In addition to his work at PHIT, Robert has appeared in numerous shows, both scripted and improvised, around the city, including ‘The Bright N’ Bold Beauty Box Old-Time Radio Hour,’ ‘SorkinCorp,’ ‘Shark Tank: The Final Episode,’ ‘Town’ and the House of Solitude shows ‘McNickel’ and ‘A Galaxy Uncherished.’