Level IV: The Harold

Continue your exploration of long form improv comedy in Reno Improv’s Level IV: The Harold. Developed by Del Close and brought to fruition through his collaboration with Charna Halpern, The Harold has become the signature form at iO Chicago and is performed at improv theaters around the world. Training in The Harold will help you understand advanced scene work through time dashes, character jumps and the exploration of themes throughout a long form performance piece. In this class, you will learn how to create group games and use callbacks through the use of pattern recognition.

Improv training promotes self confidence – both on stage and in professional and public speaking endeavors. In Level IV, you’ll continue to develop valuable listening skills, practice exuding composure in the face of uncertainty, and become a stronger collaborator in group settings. Most importantly, you will practice saying “yes” to new ideas and experiences.

Class starts Wednesday, March 4 and runs through April 22. The class will culminate with a student showcase. We will meet at 695 Willow St. (corner of Wells Ave. and Willow St.), Wednesdays, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. This class is offered to adults 18 and over and will be limited to 14 people. The cost is $175. Contact renoimprov@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

Level IV: The Harold
Wednesday, March 4 – April 22, 2020
6 – 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $175

Level I: Intro to Short Form

Improv training can be a life-changing experience. Becoming a skilled and confident improviser is an adventure worth the effort. Reno Improv provides a supportive and fun learning environment during every step of your improv journey. Our classes are designed to help you experience immediate success and have lots of fun in a safe, welcoming setting.

In this class, you’ll sharpen your listening skills, explore and play with new people and learn the basics of improv comedy. It’s perfect for anyone who wants to loosen up, be more spontaneous and learn to take healthy risks on stage and in life. The class will incorporate scene work, movement-based and group exercises along with short form improv games to help you become more confident, trusting and graceful on stage.

Class starts Thursday, January 16 and runs through March 5. The class will culminate with a student showcase. We will meet at 695 Willow St. (corner of Wells Ave. and Willow St.), Thursdays, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. This class is offered to adults 18 and over and will be limited to 14 people. The cost is $200 (if you pay in full by Thursday, January 9) or $225 (on or after Friday, January 10). Contact renoimprov@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

Level I: Introduction to Short Form Improv
Thursday, January 16 – March 5, 2020
6 – 8:30 p.m.
Cost:
$200 (pay in full by Thursday, January 9)
$225 (on or after Friday, January 10)

Level III: The Montage

Continue your exploration of long form improv comedy in Reno Improv’s Level III: The Montage. In this exciting 8-week class, you’ll learn how edit scenes, tag in and out with confidence, create split scenes, and further develop your proficiency in the art of discovering the game of the scene.

Improv training promotes self confidence – both on stage and in professional and public speaking endeavors. In Level III, you’ll continue to develop valuable listening skills, practice exuding composure in the face of uncertainty, and become a stronger collaborator in group settings. Most importantly, you will practice saying “yes” to new ideas and experiences.

Class starts Monday, March 9 and runs through April 27. The class will culminate with a student showcase. We will meet at 695 Willow St. (corner of Wells Ave. and Willow St.), Mondays, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. This class is offered to adults 18 and over and will be limited to 14 people. Prerequisite – Level II: Introduction to Long Form Improv, or equivalent improv training. The cost is The cost is $200 (if you pay in full by Monday, March 2) or $225 (on or after Tuesday, March 3). Contact renoimprov@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

Level III: The Montage
Monday, March 9 – April 27, 2020
6 – 8:30 p.m.
$200 (pay in full by Monday, March 2)
$225 (on or after Tuesday, March 3)

Level II: Intro to Long Form

Continue your exploration of improv comedy with Reno Improv’s Level II: Introduction to Long Form. In this fun 8-week class, you’ll learn how to create two- and multi-player scenes as well as how to identify and play the game of the scene. Improv training promotes self confidence – both on stage and in professional and public speaking endeavors. In Level II, you’ll continue to develop valuable listening skills, practice exuding composure in the face of uncertainty, and become a stronger collaborator in group settings. Most importantly, you will practice saying “yes” to new ideas and experiences.

Class starts Thursday, March 12 and runs through April 30. The class will culminate with a student showcase. We will meet at 695 Willow St. (corner of Wells Ave. and Willow St.), Thursdays, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. This class is offered to adults 18 and over and will be limited to 14 people. The cost is $200 (if you pay in full by Thursday, March 5) or $225 (on or after Friday, March 6). Contact renoimprov@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

Level II: Introduction to Long Form Improv
Thursday, March 12 – April 30, 2020
6 – 8:30 p.m.
Cost:
$200 (pay in full by Thursday, March 5)
$225 (on or after Friday, March 6)

Level I: Intro to Short Form

Improv training can be a life-changing experience. Becoming a skilled and confident improviser is an adventure worth the effort. Reno Improv provides a supportive and fun learning environment during every step of your improv journey. Our classes are designed to help you experience immediate success and have lots of fun in a safe, welcoming setting.

In this class, you’ll sharpen your listening skills, explore and play with new people and learn the basics of improv comedy. It’s perfect for anyone who wants to loosen up, be more spontaneous and learn to take healthy risks on stage and in life. The class will incorporate scene work, movement-based and group exercises along with short form improv games to help you become more confident, trusting and graceful on stage.

Class starts Tuesday, March 3 and runs through April 21. The class will culminate with a student showcase. We will meet at 695 Willow St. (corner of Wells Ave. and Willow St.), Tuesdays, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. This class is offered to adults 18 and over and will be limited to 14 people. The cost is $200 (if you pay in full by Tuesday, February 25) or $225 (on or after Wednesday, February 26). Contact renoimprov@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

Level I: Introduction to Short Form Improv
Tuesday, March 3 – April 21, 2020
6 – 8:30 p.m.
Cost:
$200 (pay in full by Tuesday, February 25)
$225 (on or after Wednesday, February 26)