Improv For Actors
It's time to add improv training to your acting arsenal. Acquire the skills needed to perform an improvised scene that appears as if it has been scripted and rehearsed.
[Tuesdays 7:00p-10:00p] (6/12-8/7, no class 7/3)
This program teaches actors the fundamentals of improvisation and how they relate to scripted work. Improv will help you trust your instincts from script analysis, to the rehearsal process, and throughout your performance. You'll learn how to always stay in-the-moment and just be. It's also the most fun you'll ever have in an acting class!
- Make simple, direct, and clear choices
- Deliver more confident auditions
- Stay present, open, and in-the-moment. Create and maintain an instant connection with your scene partner
**Please Note: This class is for experienced actors only. You must apply for acceptance into this program.**
You must have one of the following:
- professional acting training or the equivalent amount of experience
- a theater degree
- be enrolled in a college theater program
You must submit an application to be considered for placement in IFA Let us know about your previous training and experience by filling out the application on this page.
About the instructor:
Highwire Comedy Co. founder, Ian Covell, can teach you how to use improv to help you become a more spontaneous and confident actor while having the most fun you'll ever have. Ian has over 20 years of experience performing improv and sketch comedy across the U.S. and Canada. He has extensively trained in the Meisner Technique and regularly works in film, commercial, and voice-over acting. His unique blend of improv and acting skills is a rare commodity.