Intro to Improv

Registration will open May 1!

Please note that the last day to register for classes is May 28, by 5pm. If you register after this date, there will be a $25 late fee added on to your class. 

These classes are open to anyone, from any background with any skill set.  Everyone new starts at Intro 1. Please do not sign up for a later class unless you have taken the previous classes, or checked with Go U staff. Experienced improvisers should look to Advanced Improv.  

Upcoming Term
Start:  Saturday, May 31, 2014

End:  Thursday, July 31, 2014
Days Off:  Week of July Fourth (No Classes: Tuesday, July 1--Monday, July 7)

Class Shows:  Tuesday, July 22 & Monday, July 28


Intro 1: Welcome to Improv

Every improv education starts somewhere - yours starts here. Learn the fundamentals of improvisation, basic games, scene work and skills. Get used to being on stage and working with others in safe, supportive environment.

Wednesday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Jenny Bloomer - THIS CLASS IS FULL
Sunday | 12-3pm | Teacher: Michelle Giorlando - THIS CLASS IS FULL


Intro 2: Improv Tools

Intro 2 picks up where Intro 1 leaves off, taking the concepts covered and looking deeper into them. This class looks at the tricks, tips and tools of improv and incorporates them into a variety of games.

Thursday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Cara Trautman & Lauren Bickers
Sunday | 12-3pm | Teacher: Joe Hingelberg


Intro 3: Improv Skills

Intro 3 takes all of the skills learned in Intro 1 & 2 and focuses towards the goal of telling a solid story through scenes and games.

Monday | 7-10pm | Teacher: James Quesada
Saturday | 12-3pm | Teacher: Bob Wieck


Intro 4: Improv Games

Games are the bread and butter of every improvisers diet and can be seen at Go Comedy! every weekend. Learn all about improv games from the classics to challenging new games, you’ll even learn a few of Go Comedy’s signature games.

Saturday | 3-6pm | Teacher: Bob Wieck
Tuesday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Sean May