Longform Fundamentals

Level: 1

Improv is often separated into two broad categories: longform and shortform. While the single greatest distinction between them is time/duration, there are specific skills and techniques that can help an improviser sustain the audience’s interest and investment in a longer unscripted performance. This class is a space for intermediate improvisers to learn those fundamentals, be introduced to the vocabulary of longform improv and begin to experiment with formats.

Course topics include:
– How and when to edit
– Developing ensemble group-mind
– Deriving inspiration from audience suggestions
– Introduction to simple formats
– Supporting from the backline/wings

Recommended pre-requisite: Improv 4 or equivalent experience
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64N 9th Street Brooklyn NY 11249

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07/25/24 - 08/15/24

06:30 PM, 2 hours

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