Improv 301 Mondays 7-10PM
Improv 301: Harold Structure
|Prerequisites||Must have received written notice that you have successfully completed Improv 201.|
|Start Date||Jan 28, 2019, 7:00pm|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performance||Mar 30, 2019, 4:00pm|
This course introduces students to the long form improvisation structure known as "The Harold," developed by Del Close.
"The Harold" is a series of scenes inspired by a single suggestion that fit together into one cohesive half hour piece. Students learn how to 1) perform openings, 2) create scenes inspired by an opening 3) perform "group games," 4) second and third beats (returning to scenes later in the piece).
Course meets for 8 sessions, each 3 hours long.
Students will take part in a class performance, generally held at the UCB Theatre.
Students required to see at least 2 improvised shows at the UCB Theater before the end of the course.
Class Size: 16 Students Please note all tuition payments include a $35 non-refundable registration processing fee.
Class meets at UCB Sunset Training Center; Room #224
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Marissa Strickland, teacher
Marissa Strickland is a writer and performer from Los Angeles. At UCB Marissa's performed on Harold Night, Maude Night, her one-person show Marissa Strickland: Has been, Tournament of Nerds, Quick & Funny Musicals, Cagematch, Sketch Cram and many more.
Marissa's credits include: The 2017 ABC DISCOVERS: TALENT SHOWCASE, ABC's Black-ish, ABC's Happy Endings, Adult Swim's Newsreaders, Funny or Die's Lady Time and her web series PAPPY that you can check out at pappytheshow.com.
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