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Madeira Improv Retreat

This Summer, American Improv is organizing its first ever improvisational theater retreat on Madeira Island, Portugal between August 15, 2024 and August 22, 2024.

Class Dates and Times

Students receive a total of 18 hours of improv instruction in improvisational theater.

  • ​Aug 16, 2024, 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm

  • Aug 17, 2024, 10am-1pm

  • Aug 20, 2024, 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm

  • Aug 21, 2024, 10am-1pm


The Pestana Casino Park is a 5-star hotel in Funchal, Madeira, surrounded by 15,000 m² of private gardens. Designed by world-renowned master architect Óscar Niemeyer, this hotel is adjacent to the Funchal bay cruise port. Plus, it is only 5 minutes on foot from the city centre and the epicentre of the city's social and cultural life. Its privileged location on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean makes it one of the most famous hotels on the island of Madeira. It features an infinity swimming pool, gardens with peaceful alcoves, a private car park available for a fee, a Spa where you can schedule a massage and/or Magic Spa treatment, and an indoor swimming pool (25º) with water jets, jacuzzi, Turkish bath, sauna and gym. You can enjoy the four restaurants and bars with panoramic views, as well as the tennis court. All rooms have Wi-Fi and a private balcony.

Class Content and Prerequisites

Participants must have passed 101

In this one-of-a-kind improv intensive you will study the art of improvisation under the subtropical summer sun on the Island of Madeira. Learn how to improvise mesmerizing narratives in between cocktails by the pool. Improve your Chicago-style game before taking a plunge in the Atlantic Ocean. Develop your character skills after strolling around historical Funchal and enjoying a night out on the town with your American Improv friends. Students must have passed Improv 101: Introductory Improv to participate.

Special Offer for Flights and Hotel

Viagens Abreu, S.A. has put together a special offer for American Improv

This special offer includes direct return flights from Vienna International Airport and a 7-night-stay at the 5-star Pestana Casino Park Hotel, where the class will take place. You do not have to take advantage of this offer to participate in the class. Viagens Abreu, S.A.'s offer is only valid thru March 22, 2024.

Terms and Conditions - Geschäftsbedingungen

Questions? Email

Your purchase with American Improv is non-refundable (§ 18 Abs. 1 Z 10 FAGG). You are responsible for organizing your own travel to the Location. Viagens Abreu, S.A. has put together a special offer for attendees of the Madeira Improv Retreat Class. American Improv is not affiliated with Viagens Abreu, S.A. Purchases made with American Improv are independent of purchases made with Viagens Abreu, S.A. You do not have to take advantage of Viagens Abreu, S.A.'s offer to participate in the Retreat Class. American Improv does not guarantee travel to and/or accommodation during the Retreat Class.

Ein Rücktrittsrecht besteht gemäß § 18 Z 10 FAGG nicht bei Kursen oder Workshops, bei denen fixe Termine bestehen. Sie sind für Ihre Anreise zum Kursort und Ihre Unterkunft selbst verantwortlich. Viagens Abreu, S.A. hat ein Sonderangebot für die Teilnehmer:innen des Madeira Improv Retreat Kurses zusammengestellt. Verträge mit American Improv sind unabhängig von etwaigen Verträgen mit Viagens Abreu, S.A. American Improv übernimmt keine Verantwortung für Ihre Anreise und/oder Unterkunft während des Madeira Improv Retreat Kurses.

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