Improv 201 ONLINE Mondays 4-6pm PT/7-9pm ET
Improv 201: Game of the Scene
|Prerequisites||Completion of Improv 101 or Intro within last two years|
|Scheduled||ONLINE Mondays 4-6pm PT/7-9pm ET|
|Start Date||Jul 12, 2021, 4:00pm|
|Class Size||12 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 2 hours each|
|Performance||Sep 14, 2021, 4:00pm|
The UCB Training Center teaches quality comedic scenes which focus on one central comedic idea: referred to as "The Game" of the scene.
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).
Course meets for 8 sessions, each 2 hours long.
online course uses Google Classroom and Google Meet programs to conduct
live sessions with your instructor and fellow students.
Please check to see if you have the compatibility requirements for utilizing these
programs before registering:
NOTE: CLASS MEETS AT PACIFIC STANDARD TIME (PST)
GRAD SHOW: Tuesday, September 14 @ 4pm PT/7pm ET
~UCB Training Center YouTube page~youtube.com/ucbtrainingcenter
John Murray, teacher
John Murray started studying with the UCB in 2004. He currently is a member of the UCB House Team GOAT. In 2013 Esquire Magazine named John "Comedy's Next Almost Star". John has appeared in numerous web videos for the likes of Above Average, Funny Or Die and UCBComedy. He is the co-creator of the IFC Comedy Crib series "John & Geoff Are Married". John has appeared on NBC's 30 Rock, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, The Cooking Channel and many television commercials. He is also the co-host of "Low Standards" which Time Out NY listed as one of "NYC Best Screening With Benefits". John happily lives in Brooklyn with his wife and kids. He's pumped to be performing at UCB.
For more info check out John's website: http://thejohnmurray.com/