Upcoming Classes

Level 1: Foundation

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, Nov 5th - Nov 26th 2017 | 12pm-1:30pm
    - OR -
    Tuesdays, Nov 7th - Nov 28th 2017 | 6pm-7:30pm

    Instructor: Dave Morris

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


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Level 2: Scenes and Games

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, Nov 5th - Dec 10th, 2017 | 2pm-3:30pm
    Instructor: Scott Thompson

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


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Level 3: Character

This workshop led by Brooke Cameron will help you learn how to build strong characters by honouring the power of physicality and relationships in a scene. During this class you will investigate your characters' traits and voices as well as their personality as a whole: their career, their past experiences, and their hopes and dreams. You will explore emotion as a driver of your character's development and practice letting relationships define your character further.


Next Class:

  • Sundays, Nov 5th - Dec 10th 2017 | 4pm-6pm
    Instructor: Brooke Cameron

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

*Prerequisite: Level 3


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More Classes

Level 4: Long-Form

This advanced class focuses on long-form improvisation techniques. Dave Morris will show you how to tell stories over multiple beats, how to find games within scenes and formats, and more. Learn classic long-form improv formats including La Ronde, Tag-Out, Lotus, and Harold. You will leave this course with a better understanding of how to improvise for longer than 30 minutes, and how to give your scenes more depth and meaning.


Next Class:

  • Tuesdays, Nov 7th - Dec 12th 2017 | 8pm-10pm
    Instructor: Dave Morris

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

*Prerequisite: Level 3


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One-Day Intensives

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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