Course Info

SCWR 470: Improvisation for Comedic Storytellers

This course focuses on building a foundation for comedy improvisation as it pertains to creating cinematic stories. Students will develop the skills to work in a collaborative environment steeped in the tradition of Chicago-style techniques and philosophies. Fundamental improvisational concepts such as give-and-take, surrender, support, mirror, explore-and-heighten, environment, object work, scenic structure, character and choices, will be explored in-depth and applied in scenes.

Spring 2019-2020

Section: 601
Class number: 30834
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: SCITY 00207 at Off Campus
Instructor:

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 501
Class number: 22903
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: SCITY 00203 at Off Campus
Instructor:

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 13186
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: SCITY 00207 at Off Campus

Spring 2018-2019

Section: 601
Class number: 35970
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: SCITY 00207 at Off Campus

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 501
Class number: 26516
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: SCITY 00203 at Off Campus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 701
Class number: 17030
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: SCITY 00208 at Off Campus