Improv Classes in English

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Improv 101

Wednesdays 7-10pm
Starting June 22, 2022

Improv 101 is our introductory improv class. Over the course of 6 weeks you will learn the basics of improvisational theater. You will play warm-up games that help build trust and develop group mind. You will play short-form improv games in a way that will make audiences root for you. You will learn how to create scenes with engaging base realities and find the game of the scene, while keeping the audience at the edge of their seats.

Class time: Wednesdays 7-10pm

Class dates: June 22, 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27

Location: Ybbsstraße 22/13-14, 1020 Vienna

Instructor: Peter Graff

Prerequisites: None

Course fee: EUR 270

Improv 101

Thursdays 7-10pm
Starting June 23, 2022

Improv 101 is our introductory improv class. Over the course of 6 weeks you will learn the basics of improvisational theater. You will play warm-up games that help build trust and develop group mind. You will play short-form improv games in a way that will make audiences root for you. You will learn how to create scenes with engaging base realities and find the game of the scene, while keeping the audience at the edge of their seats.

Class time: Thursdays 7-10pm

Class dates: June 23, 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28

Location: Ybbsstraße 22/13-14, 1020 Vienna

Instructor: Peter Graff

Prerequisites: None

Course fee: EUR 270

Improv 201

Tuesdays 7-10pm
Starting June 21, 2022

Improv 201 is our intermediate improv class. Over the course of 6 weeks you will hone your craft as an improvisational theater actor. You will develop a sharp sense of the game of a scene, and learn how to discover it, play it, and win with the audience. You will learn how to play interesting, and recognizable characters. You will practice supporting and inspiring your co-stars. Together you will develop scenes and stories in exciting and unexpected ways.

Class time: Tuesdays 7-10pm

Class dates: June 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26

Location: Ybbsstraße 22/13-14, 1020 Vienna

Instructor: Peter Graff

Prerequisites: 101 or permission of instructor

Course fee: EUR 270

Playground

Mondays 7:30-9pm

The American Improv Playground is a special event that is both a show and a chance to play improv on stage. At the Playground you can come and play improv games, or watch others play as an audience member. The Playground is the perfect place to try out improvising in a safe space together with supportive people. No experience required!

Playground attendees may stay and watch the Main Stage Show for free.

Class times and dates: See oeticket shop

Location: Aera, Gonzagagasse 11, 1010 Vienna

Instructor: Peter Graff

Prerequisites: None

Course fee: EUR 15

Main Stage Show

Mondays 9:15-10:15pm

The American Improv Main Stage is a fully improvised comedy show in English featuring some of Austria's most talented young improvisers. Watch our Main Stage Company improvise a one hour comedy show for you from scratch. See dramatic, touching, exciting, hilarious stories unfold for the first and only time right before your eyes. Everything is based on your suggestions! Come see the English language comedy sensation that is American Improv.

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