Upcoming Classes

Level 1

A 4-week introduction to improvisation. If you've ever wanted to be quick on your feet, or just felt curious about improvisation then Dave Morris' Level 1 improv class is for you. This is a fun and safe introduction to improvisation.


Next Classes:

  • Sundays, July 9th - July 30th 2017 | 12pm-1:30pm
    Instructor: Dave Morris

$130 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre (1609 Blanshard St)


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Level 2

Do you know the fundamentals of improvisation and want to learn more? Do you want to learn to do scenework? Learn about storytelling? Do you want to be a an improviser? If so, then Paper Street Theatre's Level 2 improv class is for you.


Next Classes:

  • Sundays, July 2nd - Aug 6th 2017 | 4:30pm-6:30pm
    Instructor: Scott Thompson

$180 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre (1609 Blanshard St)


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Level 3

Level 3 is for the more experienced improviser. This class focuses on advanced scenework techniques, status, patterns and game finding and more!


Next Class:

  • Tuesdays, July 4th - August 8th 2017 | 7pm-9pm
    Instructor: Dave Morris

$225 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre (1609 Blanshard St)

*Prerequisite: Level 2



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More Classes

Level 4: Long-Form

Level 4 is the beginning of our advanced improv class. This class focuses on long-form improvisation techniques. Telling stories over multiple beats, finding games within formats, and so much more...


Next Class:

  • Mondays, July 3rd - August 7th 2017 | 7pm-9pm
    Instructor: Dave Morris

$225 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre (1609 Blanshard St)

*Prerequisite: Level 3


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One-Day Intensives

Moving for Dummies

All you need on a stage to create magic is your body and the space. They are your best friends and they can be anything. In this workshops we will use the basic principles of dance, viewpoints and physical theatre to improve your improv skills.

The workshop goes more in-depth on physical theatre: moving, trusting your body, ensemble work and building the environment. A wonderful way to get out of your head, into your body and connected with your fellow improvisers. But most importantly: play great scenes.


One-Day Intensive (3 hrs):

  • Thursday July 20th, 2017 7pm-10pm

$50 (+GST)
@ Fisgard St. Forums (845 Fisgard St.)

Instructor: Laura Doorneweerd


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Beginner Improv Intensive

A one-day, four-hour workshop exploring the basics of improvisation.

If you’ve ever wanted to be quick on your feet, or felt curious about improvisation, or if you just wanted to improve your public speaking skills, then this workshop is for you. An intense and involved introduction to all that is improvisation!


One-Day Intensive (4 hrs):

  • Sunday August 6th, 2017 from 12pm-4pm

$50 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre Club (1609 Blanshard St)
Instructor: Scott Thompson


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Improv for Public Speaking

Want to be ready for that presentation at work? Need to pitch your product to investors? Hone your public speaking skills through this intensive weekend workshop designed to increase your confidence.

Through a series of on-your-feet exercises you’ll learn to be more comfortable on stage, find your personal approach to speaking and connect with your audience. You’ll also learn how to handle mistakes with grace and how to ‘go-off-book’ through the power of improvisation.

Watch Dave Morris' TEDx talk now!


One-Day Intensive (6 hrs):

  • Sunday July 2nd, 2017 10am-4pm

$249 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre Club (1609 Blanshard St)
Instructor: Dave Morris

*Recommended for beginner and experienced public speakers


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