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1 Day Class - $40        PREREQUISITE: Passed Audition
DIVERSITY DROP-IN - AUG 2018
Aug 19 at 2:00-5:30pm on Sunday
INSTRUCTOR: Julian Gant



1 Day Class - $40        PREREQUISITE: Passed Intermediate
POWER WOW #2 w/ GUY STEVENSON
Aug 19 at 7:00-10:30pm on Sunday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 15 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #3 w/ NAVARIS DARSON
Aug 21 at 7:00-10:30pm on Tuesday
PERFORMANCE: Aug 24 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #4 w/ NAVARIS DARSON
Aug 23 at 7:00-10:30pm on Thursday
PERFORMANCE: Aug 24 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #2 w/ JEFF GALANTE
Aug 24 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 7 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #3 w/ GUY STEVENSON
Aug 26 at 7:00-10:30pm on Sunday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 15 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #3 w/ JEFF GALANTE
Aug 31 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 7 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #1 w/ JIMMY FOWLIE
Sep 5 at 10:00-1:30pm on Wednesday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 18 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #4 w/ JEFF GALANTE
Sep 7 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 7 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #4 w/ GUY STEVENSON
Sep 9 at 7:00-10:30pm on Sunday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 15 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #2 w/ JIMMY FOWLIE
Sep 10 at 10:00-1:30pm on Monday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 18 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #3 w/ JIMMY FOWLIE
Sep 12 at 10:00-1:30pm on Wednesday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 18 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #1 w/ NAVARIS DARSON
Sep 14 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Oct 5 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #4 w/ JIMMY FOWLIE
Sep 17 at 10:00-1:30pm on Monday
PERFORMANCE: Sep 18 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #2 w/ NAVARIS DARSON
Sep 21 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Oct 5 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #3 w/ NAVARIS DARSON
Sep 28 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Oct 5 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
POWER WOW #4 w/ NAVARIS DARSON
Oct 5 at 10:00-1:30pm on Friday
PERFORMANCE: Oct 5 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage



Prices & Classes Vary        PREREQUISITE: Varies
LET'S WRITE FOR YOUR CHARACTERS
Aug 20 at 10:00-1:30pm on Monday
INSTRUCTOR: Annie Sertich
PREREQUISITE: Passed Advanced Improv
SPECIFICS IN CHARACTERS
Aug 29 at 10:00-1:30pm on Wednesday
INSTRUCTOR: Annie Sertich
PREREQUISITE: Passed Intermediate
INTRO TO SKETCH WRITING
Sep 6 - Oct 11 at 10:00-1:00pm on Thursdays
INSTRUCTOR: Guy Stevenson
PREREQUISITE: None
DOUBLE DARE
Sep 9 - Sep 30 at 2:00-5:30pm on Sundays
Performance on Oct 2 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage
INSTRUCTOR: Navaris Darson
PREREQUISITE: Passed Intermediate
INTRO TO SKETCH WRITING
Sep 14 - Oct 19 at 10:00-1:00pm on Fridays
INSTRUCTOR: Jeff Galante
PREREQUISITE: None



11 Classes + 1 Show - $525        PREREQUISITE: Passed Intermediate
ADVANCED IMPROV
Aug 20 - Sep 26 at 10:00-1:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
Performance on Sep 28 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage!
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 3
ADVANCED IMPROV
Aug 26 - Nov 18 at 10:00-1:30pm on Sundays
Performance on Nov 20 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage!
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 2 and Sep 23
ADVANCED IMPROV
Sep 4 - Oct 9 at 7:00-10:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Performance on Oct 11 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage!
ADVANCED IMPROV
Sep 18 - Oct 23 at 10:00-1:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Performance on Oct 26 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage!
ADVANCED IMPROV
Sep 25 - Nov 1 at 10:00-1:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Performance on Oct 30 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage!



12 Classes - $525        PREREQUISITE: Passed Audition
BASIC IMPROV
Aug 20 - Nov 12 at 7:00-10:30pm on Mondays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 3
BASIC IMPROV
Aug 27 - Oct 8 at 7:00-10:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 3
BASIC IMPROV
Aug 28 - Oct 4 at 10:00-1:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 5 - Oct 15 at 7:00-10:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 6 - Nov 29 at 7:00-10:30pm on Thursdays
Note: This class will not meet on Nov 22
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 8 - Oct 20 at 10:00-1:30pm on Saturdays and Sundays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 23
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 10 - Oct 5 at 10:00-1:30pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 10 - Oct 5 at 10:00-1:30pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 16 - Dec 9 at 10:00-1:30pm on Sundays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 23 and Nov 25
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 17 - Oct 24 at 7:00-10:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
BASIC IMPROV
Sep 18 - Oct 25 at 10:00-1:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays



12 Classes - $525       PREREQUISITE: Passed Basic
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Aug 20 - Oct 1 at 7:00-10:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 3
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Aug 27 - Oct 8 at 10:00-1:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 3
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Sep 5 - Oct 15 at 7:00-10:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Sep 11 - Oct 18 at 7:00-10:30pm on Tuedays and Thursdays
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Sep 15 - Dec 8 at 10:00-1:30pm on Saturdays
Note: This class will not meet on Nov 24
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Sep 17 - Oct 24 at 10:00-1:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
INTERMEDIATE IMPROV
Sep 25 - Nov 1 at 2:00-5:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays



FREE 2-hour Group Improv Audition - Headshot & Resume Required        PREREQUISITE: None
AUDITION FOR BASIC IMPROV
Aug 21 at 2:00-4:00pm on Tuesday
AUDITION FOR BASIC IMPROV
Aug 22 at 5:00-7:00pm on Wednesday
AUDITION FOR BASIC IMPROV
Aug 24 at 11:00-1:00pm on Friday



6 Classes - $310        PREREQUISITE: None
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Aug 22 - Sep 12 at 10:00-1:00pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 3
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Aug 28 - Sep 13 at 7:00-10:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 6 - Sep 25 at 10:00-1:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 9 - Oct 21 at 10:00-1:00pm on Sundays
Note: This class will not meet on Sep 23
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 11 - Sep 27 at 7:00-10:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 17 - Oct 3 at 10:00-1:00pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 18 - Oct 23 at 7:00-10:00pm on Tuesdays
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 24 - Oct 10 at 2:00-5:00pm on Mondays and Wednesdays
IMPROV WORKSHOP A
Sep 25 - Oct 11 at 7:00-10:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays



1 Day Class - $40        PREREQUISITE: None
INTRO TO IMPROV DROP-IN
Aug 22 at 7:00-10:00pm on Wednesday
INTRO TO IMPROV DROP-IN
Aug 27 at 10:00-1:00pm on Monday
INTRO TO IMPROV DROP-IN
Sep 6 at 7:00-10:00pm on Thursday
INTRO TO IMPROV DROP-IN
Sep 9 at 10:00-1:00pm on Sunday
INTRO TO IMPROV DROP-IN
Sep 12 at 10:00-1:00pm on Wednesday
INTRO TO IMPROV DROP-IN
Sep 18 at 7:00-10:00pm on Tuesday



1 Day Class - $35       PREREQUISITE: None

DON'T MISS OUT, THESE UNIQUE MASTER CLASSES ONLY HAPPEN ONCE A YEAR!

STAND-UP: THE POWER OF GOING SOLO
Sep 5 at 2:00-5:00pm on Wednesday
Instructor: Cary Odes
Prerequisite: None
USING YOUR BODY ON STAGE
Sep 5 at 2:00-5:00pm on Wednesday
Instructor: Michael Churven
Prerequisite: None
HOW TO BOOK SITCOMS - LECTURE
Sep 6 at 2:00-5:00pm on Thursday
Instructor: Gunnar Rohrbacher
Prerequisite: None
STAYING SPONTANEOUS WITH A SCRIPT
Sep 7 at 2:00-5:00pm on Friday
Instructor: Phyllis Katz
Prerequisite: None
THE HEROES AND HEROINES OF COMEDY - LECTURE
Sep 8 at 2:00-5:00pm on Saturday
Instructor: Gunnar Rohrbacher
Prerequisite: None
AUDITION TECHNIQUE FOR TEENS
Sep 8 at 2:00-5:00pm on Saturday
Instructor: Lauren Bertoni
Prerequisite: None
CREATING YOUR ONE-PERSON "THING" - LECTURE
Sep 9 at 2:00-5:00pm on Sunday
Instructor: Annie Sertich
Prerequisite: None
GETTING STARTED WITH VOICE-OVER
Sep 10 at 2:00-5:00pm on Monday
Instructor: David Lawrence XVII
Prerequisite: None
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF HA! - LECTURE
Sep 11 at 2:00-5:00pm on Tuesday
Instructor: David Misch
Prerequisite: None
HOW TO GO FROM IMPROV TO STAND-UP
Sep 12 at 2:00-5:00pm on Wednesday
Instructor: Judy Carter
Prerequisite: None
COMEDIC STORYTELLING
Sep 13 at 2:00-5:00pm on Thursday
Instructor: Margot Leitman
Prerequisite: None
CHARACTERS AND ACCESSORIES
Sep 14 at 2:00-5:00pm on Friday
Instructor: Mindy Sterling
Prerequisite: None
IMPROVISING SHAKESPEARE
Sep 14 at 2:00-5:00pm on Friday
Instructor: Donna DuBain
Prerequisite: None
STAND-UP: THE POWER OF GOING SOLO
Sep 16 at 2:00-5:00pm on Sunday
Instructor: Cary Odes
Prerequisite: None
TALK LESS, BEHAVE MORE
Sep 17 at 2:00-5:00pm on Monday
Instructor: Navaris Darson
Prerequisite: None
BUILDING YOUR WHERE THROUGH SCENE WORK
Sep 18 at 2:00-5:00pm on Tuesday
Instructor: Emily Pendergast and Michael Churven
Prerequisite: None
ALTERED STATES
Sep 19 at 2:00-5:00pm on Wednesday
Instructor: Lauren Burns
Prerequisite: None
LET GO OF SELF-JUDGMENT IN YOUR IMPROV
Sep 20 at 2:00-5:00pm on Thursday
Instructor: Ariane Price
Prerequisite: None
WRITING WORKSHOP: GENERATING IDEAS
Sep 21 at 2:00-5:00pm on Friday
Instructor: Phyllis Katz
Prerequisite: None
VOCAL TECHNIQUE
Sep 22 at 2:00-5:00pm on Saturday
Instructor: Wenndy Mackenzie
Prerequisite: None
IMPROVISING GENRES
Sep 23 at 2:00-5:00pm on Sunday
Instructor: Suzanne Kent
Prerequisite: None
THE POWER OF LABELING
Sep 24 at 2:00-5:00pm on Monday
Instructor: Emily Pendergast
Prerequisite: None
INTRO TO MUSICAL IMPROV
Sep 25 at 2:00-5:00pm on Tuesday
Instructor: Phyllis Katz
Prerequisite: None
GAME TAPE
Sep 26 at 2:00-5:00pm on Wednesday
Instructor: Brian Palermo
Prerequisite: None
STARTING MORE ORGANIC
Sep 27 at 2:00-5:00pm on Thursday
Instructor: Josh Duvendeck
Prerequisite: None
CHARACTERS AND THEIR VOICES
Sep 28 at 2:00-5:00pm on Friday
Instructor: Wenndy Mackenzie
Prerequisite: None
THE WORLD OF MULTICAMS: HOW TO GUEST/CO-STAR LIKE A PRO
Sep 29 at 2:00-5:00pm on Saturday
Instructor: Kevin Berntson
Prerequisite: None
TRICKS OF THE TRADE: WRITING, PITCHING, & DEVELOPMENT - LECTURE
Sep 30 at 2:00-5:00pm on Sunday
Instructor: Rachel Lewis
Prerequisite: None



1 Day Class - $40        PREREQUISITE: Completed Intermediate
WOW - WORKOUT WORKSHOP
Sep 16 at 7:00-10:30pm on Sunday
INSTRUCTOR: Guy Stevenson
PREREQUISITE: Completed Intermediate



12 Classes + 2 Shows - $745        PREREQUISITE: Passed Writing Lab & By Invitation Only
ADVANCED LAB
Sep 22 - Dec 15 at 10:00-5:00pm on Saturdays
INSTRUCTOR: Lisa Schurga
SHOWS: Oct 29 and Dec 17 at 8pm on the Mainstage
Note: This class will not meet on Nov 24
Note: Classes may run longer than the aforementioned end time



5 Classes + 1 Show - $375        PREREQUISITE: None        AGE GROUPS: Teen 11-14, Teen 15-18
TEEN WORKSHOP (Ages 11 - 14)
Sep 22 - Oct 20 at 2:00-5:00 pm on Saturdays
The performance will be on Oct 20 at 6:00pm on the Groundlings School Stage!
TEEN WORKSHOP (Ages 15 - 18)
Sep 22 - Oct 20 at 3:30-6:30 pm on Saturdays
The performance will be on Oct 20 at 7:30pm on the Groundlings School Stage!



6 Classes - $310        PREREQUISITE: Passed Improv Workshop A
IMPROV WORKSHOP B
Sep 24 - Oct 10 at 7:00-10:00pm on Mondays and Wednesdays




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