Beginners Longform Improvised Comedy Course

The Maydays Beginners Longform Improvisation Course

An 8 week introduction to longform improvisation. The Maydays teach you techniques to create whole improvised from a simple one-word suggestion, a monologue, or a newspaper article.

What can I expect?

  • Group warm up activities and ensemble building exercises
  • An introduction to the principles of longform improv (e.g scene work, edits, monologues)
  • Practice of exercises in pairs and in groups
  • An opportunity to create longer improvised pieces (e.g Montages, Armando)

Who is this course suitable for?

  • Adults aged 18 – 100
  • All levels and abilities
  • Those interested in a more fluid and theatrical style of improvisation (less comedy and game based)
  • Actors and writers who wish to have a better understanding of how they can use improvisation in their craft.

 

Book before 24th December for a 15% Early Bird Discount

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Jen trained at ACT Brighton and now teaches there on a regular basis. Her credits includedreamthinkspeak (Underground) and Fringe-first nominated Bite-size Plays. She has toured withThe Foundry Group and played Ero in The Widow’s Tears for the Shakespeare’s Globe ‘Read Not Dead’ series. She is an actor, voiceover artist, writer and teacher, having worked with...
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