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Improv Classes

We offer a variety of classes on improv comedy: everything from basic skills to mastering the finer points of advanced improv. Improv classes are great way to boost your creativity and meet new people. The skills you learn are also useful in a business environment. Many people feel that improv improved their ability to communicate with co-workers and work together as a team. And no matter what your personal goals are, improv classes are fun.

PLEASE NOTE: Classes can sell out quickly. If you don't register in time, you can be place on our wait list if you e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and specify the course in the subject line. All classes are 18 and over, and once you make a payment there are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations.

Stephanie Anderson

Object Work & Interior Design Workshop

A 3-hour class with instructor Stephanie Anderson! Learn the thoughtful use of space and object work to reveal characters, emotions and relationships in improv scenes.

April 6 register now
 
Shawn Westfall

Harold Long Form Improv

Five weeks, Tuesday classes. Followed by a showcase performance at the DC Improv! Shawn Westfall will lead you in an exploration of more-advanced, abstract improv structures -- specifically the Harold, a game technique created by Del Close, founder of Second City. Prerequisite needed.

Juneregister now
 
Chris Ulrich

Beginning Improv

Five weeks, Thursday classes. Learn the basics of improv with Chris Ulrich. Improv comedy helps people with teamwork and creative thinking. And best of all, it's fun!

June-July register now
 
Chris Ulrich

Beginning Improv

Five weeks, Saturday classes. Learn the basics of improv with instructor Chris Ulrich. Improv comedy helps people with teamwork and creative thinking. And best of all, it's fun!

June-July register now
 
Shawn Westfall

Beginning Improv

Six weeks, Monday classes. Learn the basics of improv with Shawn Westfall, one of the most experienced instructors around.

June-July register now
 
Chris Ulrich

Level 2 Improv

Five weeks, Wednesday classes. Instructor Chris Ulrich helps you explore in-depth scene work and character creation using both short-form and long-form improv techniques. Graduation show at the DC Improv on July 8! Prerequisite needed.

June-July register now
 
Chris Ulrich

Level 3 Improv: Advancing the Scene

Five weeks, Wednesday classes. This workshop with Chris Ulrich helps you refine your approach to any improv experience, helping you sharpen the characters and choices that can make for a great performance.

April-May SOLD OUT
 
Shawn Westfall

Level 2 Short Form

Five weeks, Tuesday classes. Instructor Shawn Westfall leads you in an in-depth exploration of "cabaret style" improv games. Followed by a graduation show at the DC Improv! Prerequisite needed.

April-May SOLD OUT
 
Shawn Westfall

Beginning Improv

Six weeks, Monday classes. Learn the basics of improv with Shawn Westfall, one of the most experienced instructors around.

April-May SOLD OUT
 
Shawn Westfall

Beginning Improv

Six weeks, Sunday classes. Learn the basics of improv with Shawn Westfall, one of the most experienced instructors around.

May-June SOLD OUT