The Upfront Theatre | School of Improv | Bellingham, WA

Summer Session 2019 Classes

Spontaneity – An Intro to Improv | Sundays

$160.00

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Spontaneity | Summer 2019 | Sundays

This class is great for beginners and those improvisers looking to get out of their heads.  The class will help you to pull new ideas from thin air and teach you the power of being in the moment and listening.  A strong focus on accepting ideas and adding on to them will provide you with the tools to be a great improviser and an awesome human being.  This class is guaranteed to help you get those creative juices flowing and lead you down the path of spontaneous creation.

This class will cover concepts like:

  • Yes And…
  • Storytelling
  • R.O.W. – the baselines of a scene
  • Thinking quickly
  • Accepting failure
  • Strong Listening
  • Being in the Moment

Dates: Sundays, July 7th — August 25th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Instructor: Chris Jones
Location: The Upfront Theatre

Note: Must be 18 years or older to attend this class.

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Dates: Sundays, July 7th — August 25th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Instructor: Chris Jones
Location: The Upfront Theatre

Characters & Relationships | Tuesdays

$160.00

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Characters & Relationships | Summer 2019 | Tuesdays

Discover the amazing characters you have ready to create and share at your fingertips.  This class will help you to quickly and easily create characters in the moment while giving them distinctive physical, vocal and emotional aspects.  Through these characters you will discover the difference between character choices in a scene and your own.  With these characters you will be able to build on the relationships between characters and find ways to give them depth and history.  You are guaranteed to walk away from this class with a back pocket full of fun new characters and an ability to create engaging relationships that move the scene forward.    

This class will cover:

  • Vocal choices for characters
  • Physical choices for characters
  • Forming strong relationships
  • Creating history for character and relationships
  • Building stories from relationships
  • Creating characters and relationships quickly
  • Emotional depths in scenework

Dates: Tuesdays, July 2nd — August 20th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Instructor: Dartanion London
Location: The Upfront Theatre

Prerequisites: Spontaneity Class, minimal level of improv training, or permission of Education Director.

Recommended Prerequisite: Completion of Advanced Spontaneity.

Note: Must be 18 or older to attend this class.

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Dates: Tuesdays, July 2nd — August 20th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Instructor: Dartanion London
Location: The Upfront Theatre

Improv Games | Wednesdays

$160.00

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Improv Games | Summer 2019 | Wednesdays

This class will cover a multitude of short-form improv games and give students an inside look on how to do them well.  Students will learn “Whose Line is it Anyway” type improv games and many more.  You will be given the tools to successfully perform not only the games you will learn in class but any of improv games you might come across.

Prerequisite: Recommended completion of Spontaneity Class (Intro to Improv), and Adv. Spontaneity.

Dates: Wednesdays, July 10th — August 28th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Instructor:  Samantha Jolly
Location: The Upfront Theatre

Note: Must be 18 or older to attend this class.

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Dates: Wednesdays, July 10th — August 28th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Instructor: Samantha Jolly
Location: The Upfront Theatre

Summer Improv Camps 2019

Youth Improv Camp 2019

$150.00

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Youth Improv Camp | Summer 2019
Ages 9-13 years old.  Our instructors will guide students through improv games and exercises that will work out both their bodies and minds.  Bring family and friends at the end of the week to see what they have learned in the improv showcase performed on The Upfront stage.  Our improv summer camp is fun and engaging while instilling great listening skills, team-building, and creative thinking.

Dates: Monday – Friday, July 22nd — July 26th (Showcase July 26th @ 4pm)

Time: 12:00pm — 3:00pm

Instructor: Linnaea Groh

Location: The Upfront Theatre

NOTE: When completing your purchase please leave the full name and age of the child you are registering in the comments section of your order.

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Dates: Monday – Friday, July 22nd — July 26th (Showcase July 26th @ 4pm)

Time: 12:00pm — 3:00pm

Instructor: Linnaea Groh

Location: The Upfront Theatre

Teen Improv Camp 2019

$150.00

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Teen Improv Camp | Summer 2019
Ages 14-17 years old.  Our instructors will guide students through improv games and exercises that will work out both their bodies and minds.  Bring family and friends at the end of the week to see what they have learned in the improv showcase performed on The Upfront stage.  Our improv summer camp is fun and engaging while instilling great listening skills, team-building, and creative thinking.

Dates: Monday – Friday, July 29th — August 2nd (Showcase August 2nd @ 4pm)

Time: 12:00pm — 3:00pm

Instructor:  Samantha Jolly

Location: The Upfront Theatre

NOTE: When completing your purchase please leave the full name and age of the child you are registering in the comments section of your order.

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Dates: Monday – Friday, July 29th — August 2nd (Showcase August 2nd @ 4pm)

Time: 12:00pm — 3:00pm

Instructor: Samantha Jolly

Location: The Upfront Theatre