About this Event
One Saturday each month
Scenes and exercises specifically designed for you. Receive in-depth notes and feedback in a caring environment.
If there are aspects of your improvisation you feel frustrated with, aspirations that you want help achieving, or someone to point out the things you are doing really well and push you to do them more, this workshop is for you. The Improv Clinic is a nurturing and supportive space where you get time dedicated to figuring out – and experimenting with – your own specific improv goals, or identifying what those goals might be.
What to expect:
- Scenes and exercises specifically designed to push or nurture you as an individual improviser (the same exercises will not be repeated by the entire class). Few, if any, exercises in breakout rooms without an instructor present to guide and give feedback.
- Personalised feedback from both expert instructors that details the areas of improvisation where you shine as a performer, and specific notes on what to work on moving forward.
- Skills and techniques to help you overcome the improv hurdles you might be facing.
Please fill out this questionnaire to allow our teachers the opportunity to learn a little about you before the clinic:
Min. participants 6, max. 12.
Dan Ryan has been performing in freeform teams since 2012, including Nursery house team Parkin. He has played and coached in a number of different European countries.
Rebecca MacMillan is a founding member of The Maydays, and also plays with Impromptu Shakespeare, The Adventures of the Improvised Sherlock Holmes and Steamed! The Improv Dickens Novel. She has been performing and teaching improvisation theatre in the UK and beyond for over 15 years.
This Experienced workshop runs Saturday 12th June, 1 – 3.30 pm BST.
Experienced (18 months+) A class for skilful players, especially those who have finished improv training programmes at their school and are looking to widen their horizons. These classes will make the assumption that you are comfortable performing longform improvisation and will push you.
Whatever the level of ability required, all of our classes are safe, supportive environments led by our experienced teachers. Please email us if you are unsure whether a class is suitable for you. If you sign up for a class inappropriate to your level the Nursery/Maydays reserved the right to remove you from the class without refund.
We offer scholarships for all online courses in order to make sure that the fun and community of improvisation is available to as many people as possible across the globe.
We offer free places for all online drop-ins and electives in order to make sure that the fun and community of improvisation is available to as many people as possible across the globe. Free tickets available to those who are unable to afford them. Option to Buy a place, Give a place – for yourself and a place for someone less able to afford it.
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