Learn the fundamentals of improvisation, basic games, scene work and skills. Every improvisation education begins somewhere - start here! Get used to being in front of an audience and working with others in a safe, supportive and fun environment. Improv is a great stop for all aspiring actors.
Where: Ithaca Youth Bureau Green Room
Who: Ages 7 - 12
When: Tuesdays: 3:30 - 5:00 PM, Sept. 13 - Oct. 18
Fee: $50 Recreation Partnership Discount / $100 Non-member
Instructor: Holly Adams
Holly Adams is a SAG-AFTRA actress and graduate of the Dell’Arte School of Physical Theatre. Favorite performances include Love, Loss and What I Wore, My Father's Dragon, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, NYC/CNY tour of VOICES/lives, The Oral Tradition Off–Broadway, Summers at Rock’s Edge at Kitchen Theatre, the leading lady in the film In the Bag, and audiobooks with Audible Inc and Full Cast Audio. Holly holds a master's degree in Theatre, Education, & Social Change, is Lead Writer and performer with Mystery & Adventure Agency, and Artistic Director of touring company Kakeru. Http://shearwaterproductions.com ; IMDb as Holly Adams III.
Who: Ages 6 - 10
When: Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00pm January 26 - February 24
Fee: $65 Recreation Partnership Discount/$130 Non-member
Instructor: Carolyn Trahan
Carolyn Trahan is a BFA Acting Major at Ithaca College. She is originally from Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she was a part of an improvisational comedy troupe for 5 years and worked in theatre, student leadership, and working with elementary students during the school day.