In-School Programs: Senior
Intro to Improv
In this fun and engaging workshop, students will learn to think quickly, collaboratively and playfully as they participate in improv exercises and games. By taking risks, students will gain increased confidence and showcase their unique senses of humour.
Creating Original Characters
Using movement and voice, students will respond to prompts to create original characters. Afterwards, students will have the opportunity to act and play as their original characters. This workshop has students leaving with a stronger understanding of the physical elements of character.
Committing to the Moment
This fast paced workshop will have students jumping into fun improv games that will have them thinking on their feet and solving problems in inventive ways. Students will feel more confident as they take risks and listen to their creative impulses.
Genre is a key element of storytelling and in this workshop students will learn the ins and outs of it. Using what they have practiced, students will use improv to tell an original, stylized story in a chosen genre.
Whether your class is preparing for a showcase for parents or improv team is readying for competition, this workshop will get your students ready to perform. An Eastbound Comedy coach can also assist in designing your improv show or showcase.
This workshop is especially beneficial for high schools competing in the Canadian Improv Games.