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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

The Who (Character Development)

Thursday workshop. Instructor Stephanie Anderson (Second City Training Center) offers workshops for improvisers and sketch writers. Prerequisite needed.

January 26 register now
 
Stephanie Anderson

The Where (Object Work / Environment)

Sunday workshop. Instructor Stephanie Anderson (Second City Training Center) offers workshops for improvisers and sketch writers. Prerequisite needed.

January 29 register now
 
Stephanie Anderson

The What (Scene Work / Emotional Life)

SOLD OUT. To be put on a waiting list, e-mail allyson (at) dcimprov.com. Sunday workshop. Instructor Stephanie Anderson (Second City Training Center) offers workshops for improvisers and sketch writers. Prerequisite needed.

January 29 SOLD OUT
 
Anna Bethel

Beginning Improv

Five weeks, Wednesday classes. "Improv for Fun!" Instructor Anna Bethel teaches basic improv skills and short form games, with an emphasis on the most important part of comedy: having a good time.

starts 2/22 register now
 
Chris Ulrich

Beginning Improv

Five weeks, Monday 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!

starts 2/27register 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!

starts 3/4register now
 
Chris Ulrich

Level 4B Improv: Advancing the Harold

Five weeks, Saturday classes. Instructor Chris Ulrich dives deeper into the popular long-form structure. Graduation show at the Improv on April 8!

starts 3/4 register now
 
Chris Ulrich

Level 3 Improv: Advancing the Scene

Five weeks, Sunday 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.

starts 3/5 register now
 
Anna Bethel

Level 2 Short Form

Five weeks, Tuesday classes. "Characters and Emotions" are the focus as Anna Bethel teaches short-form improv games and exercises that allow students to create dynamic characters in their scene work. Graduation show at the Improv on April 18!

starts 3/14 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!

starts 1/7SOLD OUT
 
Chris Ulrich

Level 2 Improv

Five weeks, Sunday 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 February 7! Prerequisite needed.

starts 1/8 CLOSED
 
Chris Ulrich

Beginning Improv

Six weeks, Monday 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!

starts 1/9SOLD OUT
 
Anna Bethel

Level 2 Short Form

Five weeks, Tuesday classes. "Characters and Emotions" are the focus as Anna Bethel teaches short-form improv games and exercises that allow students to create dynamic characters in their scene work. Graduation show at the Improv on February 21!

starts 1/10 CLOSED
 
Anna Bethel

Beginning Improv

Five weeks, Wednesday classes. "Improv for Fun!" Instructor Anna Bethel teaches basic improv skills and short form games, with an emphasis on the most important part of comedy: having a good time.

starts 1/11 SOLD OUT