Improv class

Chris Ulrich

Happy Hour Improv Jam (Online)

November 16 - December 7

Monday evenings. Flex your comedy muscles by playing improv games for an hour, once a week.

Course Description

Paying tuition entitles you to participate in all jam sessions for the weeks listed. Join Chris Ulrich and other fellow DC Improv improvisers for a one-hour improv comedy jam session. The main focus of this happy hour will be on improv comedy warm-ups to help find some laughs and stay connected during this time. Feel free to sip along with a drink if you are so inclined.

Sessions will be held once a week on Mondays, and membership is good for the four-week period listed. These sessions will be conducted online via Zoom video conferencing. Participants must have a reliable Internet connection and a computer or device with a webcam and microphone.

  • Mondays, November 16 - December 7, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Online event: Students must have a reliable Internet connection and a computer or device with a webcam and microphone
  • Tuition: $50 (includes participation in all 4 sessions)
  • All classes are 18 and over. Once payment is made, there are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations.
Chris Ulrich

Chris Ulrich

Chris Ulrich teaches classes in beginning improv, advanced short-form improv and long-form improv. He has been performing since 2003. Currently, Chris performs regularly in a number of Improv troupes including Jive Turkey, Nox, and King Bee. He has studied improvisational comedy at the Uprights Citizens Brigade and The Magnet Theater in New York, Improv Olympic and Annoyance Theater in Chicago and Los Angeles, and at the Washington Improv Theater and DC Improv in Washington. Also, he has coached and led workshops for Improv troupes in the DC area.

Chris was a cast member in the DC based comedy pilot, Capital Gym, which was entered in the 2009 NexTV Pilot Competition and has appeared on the Food Network's "Dinner Impossible" with Chef Robert Irvine. He also serves as a consultant to Edelman Public Relations as part of its creative content team, leading creative strategy sessions to encourage new ways of thinking for Edelman client accounts.

In addition to Improv training, Chris is the founder of CU in the Moment LLC, a company with a multi-disciplined approach to educating clients about body language, personal confidence, and presentation skills. He is a media consultant who can frequently be seen on CNN, MSNBC, "Dr. Oz," Headline News, "Dr. Drew," "Nancy Grace," Washington’s USA Channel 9, and "Let's Talk Live," where he educates viewers about non-verbal communication issues. Along with his work at CU in the Moment, Ulrich is a senior instructor at the Body Language Institute. He trains executives, salespeople, government staffers, lobbyists, and small business entrepreneurs to use new body language to transform their executive presence.