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Improv Fundamentals - Saturdays Term 1

  • Jeays Street Bowen Hills 12 Jeays Street Bowen Hills Qld 4006 Australia (map)

Early Bird places on sale until 18 January 2020 - book your place today!

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This class is designed to introduce participants to Big Fork Theatre's approach to improvised comedy. No previous acting or improv experience is required to participate.

In level 1 you will be encouraged to explore your creativity, build your confidence and have fun whilst developing the basic skills of improvisation.

Improv Fundamentals focuses on the basic tenets of scenic improvisation.

Specific skills and topics covered:

  • "Yes, and"

  • Listening

  • Creating a character

  • Supporting your scene partner and the performance

  • Object /Environment work (mime)

  • Introductory long-form improvisation techniques.

Early bird pricing: Full $260, Concession $210 until 18 January.
Regular pricing: Full $290, Concession $240

This course meets for 6 sessions on Saturday afternoons starting 1 February, 1:00PM that are each 3 hours long, leading to a final graduation performance by the entire class on Thursday evening 12 March 2020. The final class will be on 7 March. Once graduated students are invited to join our weekly improv jams. 

The course will be held at 12 Jeays Street Bowen Hills Qld 4006

Why take an improv class?

Improv is for everyone. It doesn't matter how experienced or inexperienced you are as a performer Big Fork Theatre's classes are designed to benefit everyone. Our classes focus on developing your listening skills, stage confidence and team work.

Big Fork Theatre's improvisational classes are beneficial for actors and comedians looking to add a new skill set to their performing repertoire. Improv is becoming increasingly desired when casting and can help performers adjust to any situation whether it be during an audition or in the rehearsal room.

Improvisation is an excellent way to improve your communication skills and confidence when speaking in public.  

Earlier Event: February 1
Discover Improv
Later Event: February 11
Improv Fundamentals - Tuesdays Term 1