Intro to Improv

Registration will open on September 16, for the term which begins October 16. Please check back after the 16th, or email with any questions! (The schedule listed below is still the current term; this will also be updated as registration opens!)

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.  

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

Please note: If you are not already signed up for the Thursday section, you cannot register for it. This class is full.