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Quite a Character - Improv Workshop with Steven Lyons - Improv

  • Woolloongabba Sub-Station 45 Logan Road Woolloongabba, QLD, 4102 Australia (map)

This is improv elective is with Steven Lyons Presented by Big Fork Theatre

Tools to connect improvisers with interesting, bold and three dimensional character work. Experience the joy of character led improv, stop stressing about what comes next and learn to let your characters do the driving. 

This workshop is ideal for performers who find themselves going into their heads to try and ‘solve’ scenes, people who are ready to take some more risks with their character choices and those looking to add more tools to their belt when discovering someone in the moment. 

The take aways for this class will include an exploration of how we can generate strong character choices and let those guide your scene work. As well as techniques to making sure you are exploring characters, not caricatures. Steven will empower performers to heighten each others choices and to love the delightfully varied range of humans that exist in this world. 

When: April 19, 6:30PM to 9:30PM
Where: Woolloongabba Sub-Station, 45 Logan Road corner of Jurgens St Woolloongabba QLD 4102
Cost: $50 + booking fee (if you would like to pay on the night please contact us at contact@bigforktheatre.com)

About Steven

Steven Lyons has trained and performed comedy across the globe including Chicago, London, Belgium, Seattle, Auckland, Boston, Vancouver, Cleveland, San Francisco, New York, Calgary, and around the Caribbean.He is a member of New Zealand’s Improv Bandits, has performed with Second City Theatricals aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines, and was a professional ensemble member at ComedySportz Chicago and Laugh Out Loud Theater. He has trained at Second City Chicago, The Annoyance, and all around Chicago. 

With over 15 years of experience Steven has taken part in countless formats of stage improvisation, ranging from quick fire short-form to long-form musical epics. As a teacher he is passionate about the art form of stage improvisation, greatly enjoys the opportunity to both share knowledge with and learn from his students.

Earlier Event: April 13
Big Fork Thursday - live comedy
Later Event: April 20
Big Fork Thursday - live comedy