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:

  • 4 Mondays, Feb 3rd - Mar 2nd, 2020 | 6pm-7:30pm
    (no class on February 17th)

    Instructor: Dave Morris

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


To register send an email to: contact@paperstreettheatre.ca



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 Class:

  • 6 Tuesdays, Mar 3rd - Apr 7th, 2020 | 6pm-7:30pm
    OR
    6 Sundays, Mar 1st - Apr 5th, 2020 | 10am-11:30am

    Instructor: Dave Morris

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


To register send an email to: contact@paperstreettheatre.ca




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:

  • 6 Sundays, Mar 1st - Apr 5th, 2020 | 12pm-2pm

    Instructor: Dave Morris

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

*Prerequisite: Level 2


To register send an email to: contact@paperstreettheatre.ca




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:

    6 Tuesdays, Mar 3rd - Apr 7th, 2020 | 7:40pm - 9:40pm

    Instructor: Dave Morris

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

*Prerequisite: Level 3


To register send an email to: contact@paperstreettheatre.ca



Game of the Scene Intensive

Play like a pro. Game of the Scene will teach students advanced game-based longform skills as taught and performed at the legendary Second City comedy theatre, home of famous alum such as Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert. Learn to explore offers to the height of their potential using on-the-spot scene diagnostics, ensemble tactics and in-depth character work, so you can crush every time you step on stage.


One-Day Intensive (4 hrs):

  • Sunday February 23rd, 2020 12pm-4pm
    Instructor: Kevin Matviw

$50 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre Club (1609 Blanshard St)

*Improv experience recommended


To register send an email to: contact@paperstreettheatre.ca




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 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.

This workshop also includes a 1 hour one-on-one follow up appointment (in person or via Skype).

Watch Dave Morris' TEDx talk now!


One-Day Intensive (6 hrs+):

  • Sunday Oct 20th, 2019 10am-4pm
    Instructors: Dave Morris & Nicole Malcolm

$249 (+GST)
@ Intrepid Theatre Club (1609 Blanshard St)

*Recommended for beginner and experienced public speakers


To register send an email to: contact@paperstreettheatre.ca