Improv: Beginners and Beyond
With Karen Johnson-Diamond
Lost without lines? Stuck to a script? Learn liberation with Improv!
Scared of Improvising? This class aims to change your mind. Through games, exercises, and discussion, you’ll learn some of the tricks, the tactics, and the dos and don’ts of improvisation. Come prepared to step up, step out, and act out in this dynamic, hands-on workshop. Participation is not only mandatory, it’s inevitable. Note: it is not necessary to make the instructor or anyone else in the class laugh….less scared? Sign up!
Karen Johnson-Diamond is a Calgary based Actor, Instructor and Improviser. She is the founding Artistic Producer of “Dirty Laundry” – A completely improvised soap opera. Karen has been a professional actor for 23 years, working at most major theatre companies in Calgary and Edmonton. Karen is an instructor and coordinator for Quest Theatre’s Artist in Residence program, and has been teaching improvisation for 10 years.
DATE: Sunday, December 4th, 10:00 – 4:30
COST: Full day $40 (registration www.morpheustheatre.ca or 403-246-2999)
Register a group of 5 or more, and attend for less! Or, register for 3 workshops and get the 3rd one for 50% off (Call Morpheus Theatre to redeem).
WHERE: Lower Level, Parkdale Community Centre (3512 5 Avenue NW)
Refreshments served from 9:30 to 9:50am.
Lunch break from 1:00 to 1:30pm (please bring your own food and drink)
What past participants have said:
“I learned far more in a few hours than over the course of a few years, it was fantastic!”
CONTACT: Morpheus Theatre -(403) 246-2999