Intro to Improv

Registration is now closed!
The next term will begin on August 10 - and registration opens July 10!
Please email classes@gocomedy.net with any questions! 


All classes are $225 unless otherwise noted. There will be a $25 late fee added to this cost if you register after the close of registration.

To sign up for a class, simply click add to cart and pay for it. We will send email correspondence to the email you provide, generally a couple days before the class begins. Each class only meets once a week, however you stay with the same section each week.

Please email classes@gocomedy.net with any questions! 

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.  

For info on paying for classes, click here.


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.

Monday | 7-10pm | Teacher: Tim Kay & Cara Trautman 
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: Quintin Hicks & Joe Hingelberg
Saturday |12-3pm | Teacher: Chris Petersen


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: Tom Novik
Saturday | 12-3pm | Teacher: James Quesada


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.

Not offered this term.