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Second City Hollywood

Improv Program

This course will serve as an introduction to improvisation and is the pre-curser to our Conservatory level classes. No audition is required. Explore the fundamentals of improvisation in this popular program. It's a great way to explore your creativity, hone presentation skills, become more comfortable speaking in front of others, and think on your feet.

This three level program provides the basic instruction that culminates in auditioning for the Conservatory Program.

Each term builds on the previous one, so new students enroll in Improv 1. This program is for adults ages 19 and older and does not require an audition.

$370/$340 early registration per level, 3.5 hours, 7 weeks

Improv 1 TERM 1 2015

    Improvising Basics - While reviewing the agreements of improvisation this term builds confidence through ensemble energy.

Improv 1 is also offered as three-day and week-long Intensives.

Improv 1 for Union Members November 13-December 11

    This is our regular Improv 1 class but offered at a 15% discount for Union (AEA/SAG/AFTRA) members. Please call the office at 323-464-8542 with your Union ID number to register!

Improv 2 TERM 1 2015

    Improvising Characters - While continuing an enhancement of improvisational skills, this term explores acting through character development.

Improv 2 is also offered as a three-day Intensive.

Improv 3 TERM 1 2015

    Improvising Scenes - A study of structure, content, and character wants; this term focuses on what makes an improvised scene work.