Intro to Improv

Registration is now open!

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:  Monday, August 11, 2014

End:  Monday, October 13, 2014
Days Off:  Saturday, Sunday, Monday for Labor Day weekend

Class Shows:  Monday, Sept. 29 & Tuesday, Oct. 7

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: Tim Kay & Gary Lehman
Saturday | 12-3pm | Teacher: Joe Hingelberg


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.

Tuesday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Bob Wieck & Michelle Giorlando

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.

Wednesday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Lauren Bickers
Sunday | 12-3pm | Teacher: Jenny Bloomer


Intro 4: Improv Games

Games are the bread and butter of every improviser's 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.

Thursday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Scotty Myers
Sunday | 12-3pm | Teacher: Travis Pelto