Wednesday workshop

Instructor:  Alan Irwin

When:  Every Wednesday 7:30-10pm

Where:  Jefferson Hall (1525 Santa Barbara Street)

Cost:  $8 (first class is free!)

Level:  All levels are welcome

Alan's long-running Wednesday workshop is open to players of all abilities to come learn and perform short form, comedy improv. It's a welcoming environment for beginners, as well as a place for more experienced players to practice their skills. From 7:30 until 8:00, there is an orientation for new players and warm-ups for everyone. If you are new to improv or to Santa Barbara Improv, try to show up at 7:30 so Alan can meet and talk with you about the class and your experience with improv or performing.  From 8:00 until 9:00 or so, we work on short-form improv games and exercises. Depending on the class, from 9:00 until 10:00 we'll either continue working on short-form improv, or we'll work on long-form skills.

Longform Improv classes

Instructors:  Amy Nash, George Schreiber

Ensemble Series:  The Harold II        6 week series 6/4/2018 - 7/16/2018)

Ensemble Series: Commitment         6 week series 4/16/2018 - 5/21/2018

Ensemble Series                               6 week series 1/22/2018 - 3/5/2018

Ensemble Series                               6 week series 11/13/2017 - 12/18/2017

Exploring Stagecraft                          6 week series 9/11/2017 - 10/16/2017

Character and Scene work                6 week series 6/17/2017 - 7/24/2017

Ensemble Work                                  6 week series 4/3/2017 - 5/8/2017

Intro to Harold                                    6 week series 10/17/2016 - 11/21/2017

Longform Toolkit                                8 week series 4/18/2016 - 6/6/2016

Currently by invitation only.

Special Workshops

Stay tuned for workshops on introductory improv, advanced training, and musical improv!

Corporate Events

Santa Barbara Improv has an experienced staff available for corporate training. Whether you are looking to inject more creativity into a project group, want to improve your sales staff's ability to speak ad-hoc, or just provide a fun, group building activity for your legal team, contact us to discuss what we can provide to your organization. Costs vary based on the length of time and the size of the group.

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