Improv classes are integral for helping kids develop skills like self confidence, leadership and communication, public speaking, and team building. Students learn to use their imagination and creativity through fun improv games and exercises that teach building scenes and working together with other aspiring young performers in a non-competitive environment. Kids in all levels of acting and performing experience are encouraged to take improv classes.
Summer 2014 will offer the following Improv Comedy Classes:
Summer 1: June 18-July 23
Summer 2: July 30-Sept 3
Hoboken Comedy Festival: Oct 2nd-6th
Fall: Oct 15- Nov 19
Children’s Improv – 6 weeks (2 hour classes) Tuesdays 3:30pm-5:30pm
Ages 4-6 -$250
Ages 6-9 -$250
Every week children will participate in warm-up, technique and performance improv games. They will learn team building exercises, play improv games, and learn to think on their feet. These classes are designed to build confidence and to learn to constructively direct creative thought.
Classes are held at The Melting Pot on Tuesdays from 3:30pm to 5:30pm (100 Sinatra Dr Hoboken NJ)
Teen Improv 1 – 6 weeks (2 hour classes) Wednesdays 3:30pm-5:30pm
Ages 10-13 -$350
This class is about fun! The instructor will use theatre games and physical exercises to teach kids the basics of improvisation. Students will be encouraged to use their imaginations as they learn to create characters, build scenes and invent whole worlds without ever using a costume, prop or set piece. Students will also practice teamwork and listening skills to help them work as an ensemble and learn the discipline of
Classes are held at The Melting Pot on Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 5:30pm (100 Sinatra Dr Hoboken NJ)
Each session ends with a final showcase where students can showcase what they’ve learned through theatre games, story-telling, and character building live in front of an audience of friends, family and peers.
HOBOKEN COMEDY FESTIVAL
Select students from Summer 1 and Summer 2 will be asked to participate in the 2014 Hoboken Comedy Festival as performers.
*Payments to be made in full with registration forms