Improv 201 Thursdays 7-10pm
Improv 201: Game of the Scene
|Prerequisites||Completion of Improv 101 within previous two years|
|Start Date||Jan 9, 2020, 7:00pm|
|Price||$450 + Fees|
|Class Size||16 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Performance||Feb 29, 2020, 2:30pm|
Students will be taught: 1) identifying "games," 2) heightening - finding new ways to make your scenes get funnier from start to finish, 3) realizing how patterns support the "game," 4) second beats (returning to scenes later in a piece).
This course meets for 8 sessions that are each 3 hours long.
Students will take part in a class performance, generally held at the UCB Theatre.
Students are required to see at least 2 improvised shows at the UCB Theater before the end of the course.
Admission to 301 after the completion of this course is not guaranteed. Students will be judged on their application of concepts that they have learned in Improv 101 & 201. The Training Center will send placement notification to students within 10 days of the Improv 201 graduation performance. Students may not enroll in Improv 301 before receiving this notification. All tuition payments include a $35 non-refundable registration processing fee.
Class meets at UCB Sunset Training Center; Room #229
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, Mailchimp's Trade Show Show, Funny or Die's Lady Time and her web series PAPPY that you can check out at marissastrickland.com.