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Absolute Beginner

Forest Hills Church-in-the-Gardens 50 Ascan Avenue

4 Sessions: Wednesdays Sept. 18, 25 Oct 2, 16 7:30-9:30pm $135

 

This class is all about fun! Play improv games and learn the beginnings of scene work in a warm, welcoming environment. This class is a stress-free introduction to improvisational theater, character work, finding your truth and connecting with others. No experience necessary…this class is for everyone!

May 2019 Absolute Beginner Graduates!

May 2019 Absolute Beginner Graduates!

 

Beginner-Prov

Forest Hills Church-in-the-Gardens 50 Ascan Avenue

6 Sessions + Showcase TBD:

Wednesdays Oct. 23, 30 Nov. 6, 13, 20 Dec. 4 7:30-9:30pm $225

Prerequisite: Absolute Beginner

 

This class will pick up where we left off in Absolute Beginner with the continued study of first beat emotionally committed scenes, character status, environment work, patterns and how to mine your own life for the truths that work on stage. We will take all of it and begin to work on a form that combines true monologues with scenes born from them. Oh, and there will be tons of games and fun, too. The class will finish with a class showcase where you can invite your family and friends to enjoy all of the amazing skills you will have developed over the 6 weeks.

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Absolute Beginner

Jackson Heights Community United Methodist Church 81-10 35th Avenue

4 Sessions: Tuesdays Sept. 17, 24 Oct 1, 15 7:30-9:30pm $135;

 

This class is all about fun! Play improv games and learn the beginnings of scene work in a warm, welcoming environment. This class is a stress-free introduction to improvisational theater, character work, finding your truth and connecting with others. No experience necessary…this class is for everyone!

 

Beginner-Prov

Jackson Heights Community United Methodist Church 81-10 35th Avenue

6 Sessions + Showcase TBD:

Tuesdays Oct. 22, 29 Nov. 5, 12, 19 Dec. 3 7:30-9:30pm $225

Prerequisite: Absolute Beginner

 

This class will pick up where we left off in Absolute Beginner with the continued study of first beat emotionally committed scenes, character status, environment work, patterns and how to mine your own life for the truths that work on stage. We will take all of it and begin to work on a form that combines true monologues with scenes born from them. Oh, and there will be tons of games and fun, too. The class will finish with a class showcase where you can invite your family and friends to enjoy all of the amazing skills you will have developed over the 6 weeks.

 

BeginnerTeen-Prov

Jackson Heights Community United Methodist Church 81-10 35th Avenue

6 Sessions + Showcase TBD:

Tuesdays Oct. 22, 29 Nov. 5, 12, 19 Dec. 3 6:00-7:15pm $195

 

Calling all teens (entering 9th grade through 12th grade)! This class will include games, character work, the study of first and second beat scenes, and the beginning of form. This level will result in a 20-25 minute set in a class showcase at the end of the course where you can amaze family and friends with all your new skills.

The teen classes will run if there are 8 or more students registered.

 

Musical Improv: The beginning

Class TBA

 

If you absolutely love musical theater, this class is for you. You will learn about musical improv song structure and will be able to create songs on the spot (opening numbers, spot songs, duets, trios, fugues and closing numbers). You will learn how to start a scene and earn a song. This class will finish with a class showcase where you will do a scene and song montage to the amazement of your family and friends.

 

This is just the beginning! Please check back for Workshop offerings taught by different teaching artists. Are you a teaching artist with a unique skill in the theater arts? Would you like to run a workshop? Please email at: FoHiImprov@gmail.com