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:

  • T.B.A.
    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:

  • T.B.A.
    Instructor: Scott Thompson

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


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Level 3: Advanced Scenework

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


Next Class:

  • T.B.A.
    Instructor: Dave Morris

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

*Prerequisite: Level 2



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More Classes

Level 3: Shaping Space

This advanced class will focus on what we can do in an improvised scene, not just what we can say. During this course, Brooke Cameron will lead environment-based and physically-focused classes to explore what your body can do for you in a scene. Learn better tasking, scene painting, and character work. You will leave this course with a better understanding of stage space, and how to create an interactive environment during improv performances.


Next Class:

  • T.B.A.
    Instructor: Brooke Cameron

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

*Prerequisite: Level 3


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Level 4: Ensemble

In this advanced class, Scott Thompson will introduce improvisers to the concept of group work and improvising within an ensemble. Students will focus on multiple person scenes, finding-the-game, and group mind. You will leave this course with a better understanding of how to perform group scenes, how to work within a team, and how to be a better improviser.


Next Class:

  • T.B.A.
    Instructor: Scott Thompson

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

*Prerequisite: Level 3


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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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