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IMPROV 501 Sundays 130PM - 4PM Starts 1/10/16

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 501 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, November 20 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, January 10, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Sunday, January 17, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Sunday, January 24, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Sunday, January 31, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Sunday, February 7, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  6. Sunday, February 14, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  7. Sunday, February 28, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  8. Sunday, March 6, 2016, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, March 7, 2016 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Main Theater
Instructor:

Danny Balel

Danny Balel has been teaching and performing for over ten years. He teaches Theater at Clark University, where he oversees a Theater Education program in the Main South neighborhood of Worcester. In addition, Danny teaches at Improv Boston, everything from weekly classes, workshops, to birthday parties. Currently he is a member of Improv Boston's Touring Company and All Access, the fast flying show for all ages. Danny is a previous member of Comedy Sportz Boston and Magic the Gathering: the Improvised Show. He produces Cagematch, a weekly competitive show at Improv Boston. He lives in Davis Square, Somerville, and enjoys candied yams and big dogs. Danny was also interviewed by Jimmy Carrane for the Improv Nerd podcast (http://jimmycarrane.com/podcasts/122-danny-balel/).

More About Danny

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 501 Sundays 130PM - 4PM Starts 1/10/16
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 501 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 1/7/16

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 501 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, November 20 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, January 7, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, January 14, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, January 21, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, January 28, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, February 4, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, February 25, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, March 3, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 9:00 pm - More Info

Location: 620 Massachusetts Ave.
Instructor:

David Marino

David Marino has been performing, writing, directing and coaching improv and scripted theater in the Boston area for over 20 years. In addition to performing with ImprovBoston MainStage for almost a decade, he produced several innovative shows exclusively for the theater including Archipelago, UnNatural Selection, Continuum, Center Mike, Code Duello, the attendance record-breaking Groaners and Boners, Red Alert!, and the award-winning Agent Spy, which was showcased at the 2004 Chicago Improv Festival. He has written and directed a number of plays and musicals throughout the region including the Boston One-Minute Play Festival, Shtick it to Vaudeville, and the critically acclaimed Pirate Lives: The Musical! Specializing in theater-based interpersonal communications David has been coaching industry leaders for over 25 years. Using creative and dynamic presentation techniques from scripted and improvisational theater, he engages with individuals, non-profit and for-profit companies to create inspiring and interactive leadership practices that demonstrate powerful and effective communication strategies. David is the founding director of Groaners for Donors, a performance-based fundraising production company “dedicated to raising money for your nonprofit organization by providing a unique comedy experience. We make the funny, you make the money!”

More About David

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 1/10/16

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, November 20 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, January 10, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  2. Sunday, January 17, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Sunday, January 24, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  4. Sunday, January 31, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  5. Sunday, February 7, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  6. Sunday, February 14, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  7. Sunday, February 28, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  8. Sunday, March 6, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Green Room
Instructor:

Ben Snitkoff

Ben got his start in comedy and performance at sleepover camp in the early 90s. He's since been in too many musicals and one acts to count. In college he started to hone his talent for improv. After graduation, Ben moved to Boston, and then joined ImprovBoston community in 2008. He's since completed the Improv and Harold programs and joined the cast of Marjean, then Shays' Rebellion, Plan B, Ginsburg, The Rack, The Abundance, War Cupcake, and other Harold Night teams. Ben performs two to three times a month as part of Harold Night. Ben also performs with other groups, including We'll Fix it in Post, Awkward by Proxy, and Oh Boy. He has also directed a resident cast, and is a former teacher in the ImprovBoston Comedy School.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 1/7/16

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, November 20 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, January 7, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, January 14, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, January 21, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, January 28, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, February 4, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, February 25, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, March 3, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 7:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Ben Snitkoff

Ben got his start in comedy and performance at sleepover camp in the early 90s. He's since been in too many musicals and one acts to count. In college he started to hone his talent for improv. After graduation, Ben moved to Boston, and then joined ImprovBoston community in 2008. He's since completed the Improv and Harold programs and joined the cast of Marjean, then Shays' Rebellion, Plan B, Ginsburg, The Rack, The Abundance, War Cupcake, and other Harold Night teams. Ben performs two to three times a month as part of Harold Night. Ben also performs with other groups, including We'll Fix it in Post, Awkward by Proxy, and Oh Boy. He has also directed a resident cast, and is a former teacher in the ImprovBoston Comedy School.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 401 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 1/7/16
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Wednesdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 1/6/16

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, November 20 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  2. Wednesday, January 13, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Wednesday, January 20, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  4. Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  5. Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  6. Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  7. Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  8. Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, February 29, 2016 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Main Theater
Instructor:

Ben Scurria

Ben Scurria has been part of the ImprovBoston community for five years. He is cast member of ImprovBoston's Mainstage, National Touring Company and the Harold team, Rabbit. He has also been part of the cast of Face Off, Rich Uncle and countless other shows at ImprovBoston. Before moving to Boston, Ben lived and worked as an actor and teacher in Southern Vermont.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 401 Wednesdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 1/6/16
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 601 Saturdays 230PM - 5PM Starts 10/17/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 601 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Saturday, October 17, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. Saturday, October 24, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. Saturday, October 31, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Saturday, November 7, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Saturday, November 14, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  6. Saturday, November 21, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  7. Saturday, December 5, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  8. Saturday, December 12, 2015, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Mike Morrell

Mike has been performing improv and stand up for the last 10 yrs. He's trained and worked in Boston (I.B/I.A), NYC (The PIT) and L.A. (IOWEST) He's created, directed and starred in shows, his favorite being Crime Solving Bear, which was hailed as, "borderline genius" He's run auditioning workshops with local casting directors. He's very good at finding what doesn't work in a scene and brainstorming options to solve that problem. If you have a problem and no one else can help...maybe you can hire...Mike Morrell.

More About Mike

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 601 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/15/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 601 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, October 15, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, October 22, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, October 29, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, November 5, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, November 12, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, November 19, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, December 3, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, December 10, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: Cambridge Family YMCA
Instructor:

Kristina Smarz

Currently a member of ImprovBoston’s Mainstage, Kristina has over 20 years of experience performing, as well as directing and teaching those of all ability levels. She first joined IB in 2004 as a member of Theatersports and has since then performed with the Touring Company, Mainstage, Face Off and various showcase shows such as Slainte, Girls’ Night Out, LuvBoat, Gorefest and Spice, which she directed and co-produced. As writer and producer, Kristina was a founding member of the Ruckus and Boston News Net. She also has a handful of local commercial and theatrical credits to her name, is a member of the Improv Asylum’s NXT cast, the Majestic Theater’s in-house troupe the Majesters and is pretty handy with a pneumatic nail gun. Kristina has a BA in Theater (and English) and has studied at ImprovBoston, ImprovAsylum, Williamstown Theater Festival, numerous workshops and tends to talk to strangers. You can follow her on Twitter @Smarzipantz, but barely ever tweets so feels a pang of guilt every time she gets a new follower. She likes lots of stuff and is genuinely curious how you’re doing.

More About Kristina

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 601 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/15/15
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 501 Sundays 130PM - 4PM Starts 10/18/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 501 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, October 18, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Sunday, October 25, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Sunday, November 1, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Sunday, November 8, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Sunday, November 15, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  6. Sunday, November 22, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  7. Sunday, December 6, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  8. Sunday, December 13, 2015, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Studio Theater
Instructor:

Sara Burns

Sara Burns is a cast member of ImprovBoston's Mainstage and National Touring Company, director of Saturday night's Face Off, and teaches several courses in our Comedy School. She is an alumni of ImprovBoston's Face Off, Harold Night, and Studio 40, and adds many sketch shows, studio runs and national festivals to her credits. Sara is a current cast member of national free-form group Big Bang Improv and IB's Musical Improv Cast, and is a professional stage and screen actor in the Boston area. Her offstage passions include plant life, poetry, and puns.

More About Sara

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 501 Sundays 130PM - 4PM Starts 10/18/15
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 501 Tuesdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/13/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 501 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

David Marino

David Marino has been performing, writing, directing and coaching improv and scripted theater in the Boston area for over 20 years. In addition to performing with ImprovBoston MainStage for almost a decade, he produced several innovative shows exclusively for the theater including Archipelago, UnNatural Selection, Continuum, Center Mike, Code Duello, the attendance record-breaking Groaners and Boners, Red Alert!, and the award-winning Agent Spy, which was showcased at the 2004 Chicago Improv Festival. He has written and directed a number of plays and musicals throughout the region including the Boston One-Minute Play Festival, Shtick it to Vaudeville, and the critically acclaimed Pirate Lives: The Musical! Specializing in theater-based interpersonal communications David has been coaching industry leaders for over 25 years. Using creative and dynamic presentation techniques from scripted and improvisational theater, he engages with individuals, non-profit and for-profit companies to create inspiring and interactive leadership practices that demonstrate powerful and effective communication strategies. David is the founding director of Groaners for Donors, a performance-based fundraising production company “dedicated to raising money for your nonprofit organization by providing a unique comedy experience. We make the funny, you make the money!”

More About David

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 501 Tuesdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/13/15
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 10/18/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, October 18, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  2. Sunday, October 25, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Sunday, November 1, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  4. Sunday, November 8, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  5. Sunday, November 15, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  6. Sunday, November 22, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  7. Sunday, December 6, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  8. Sunday, December 13, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, December 14, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Ben Snitkoff

Ben got his start in comedy and performance at sleepover camp in the early 90s. He's since been in too many musicals and one acts to count. In college he started to hone his talent for improv. After graduation, Ben moved to Boston, and then joined ImprovBoston community in 2008. He's since completed the Improv and Harold programs and joined the cast of Marjean, then Shays' Rebellion, Plan B, Ginsburg, The Rack, The Abundance, War Cupcake, and other Harold Night teams. Ben performs two to three times a month as part of Harold Night. Ben also performs with other groups, including We'll Fix it in Post, Awkward by Proxy, and Oh Boy. He has also directed a resident cast, and is a former teacher in the ImprovBoston Comedy School.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Thursdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 10/15/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, October 15, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  2. Thursday, October 22, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Thursday, October 29, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  4. Thursday, November 5, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  5. Thursday, November 12, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  6. Thursday, November 19, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  7. Thursday, December 3, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  8. Thursday, December 10, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 6:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Main Theater
Instructor:

Ben Scurria

Ben Scurria has been part of the ImprovBoston community for five years. He is cast member of ImprovBoston's Mainstage, National Touring Company and the Harold team, Rabbit. He has also been part of the cast of Face Off, Rich Uncle and countless other shows at ImprovBoston. Before moving to Boston, Ben lived and worked as an actor and teacher in Southern Vermont.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 401 Thursdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 10/15/15
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/15/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, September 11 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, October 15, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, October 22, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, October 29, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, November 5, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, November 12, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, November 19, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, December 3, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, December 10, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Nils Vaule

Nils is an improv instructor and Harold Night director at ImprovBoston, and was formerly a member of IB’s National Touring Company, Harold Night, Face Off and Family Show casts. He began improvising with Bay Area Theatresports and continued to train with The Groundlings and the Upright Citizens Brigade. He teaches improv to actors and performers, as well as students interested in applying the tools of improv to areas outside of theatre, including business, design, and conflict resolution. He previously used improvisation skills every day in his work as a middle and high school teacher in Boston.

More About Nils

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 601 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 8/6/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 601 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, July 3 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, August 6, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, August 13, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, August 20, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, August 27, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, September 3, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, September 17, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, September 24, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, October 1, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Bobby Smithney

Mainstage Director and Performer At 6'6" it would be hard to miss Bobby, even if he hadn't been a member of ImprovBoston since 2000. From improvisation to stand-up to scripted work, he can be seen performing comedy of all kinds all over Boston but has focused on directing and instruction. He has been teaching students and rocking corporate trainings on improvisation across all age and ability levels for well over a decade. Bobby is currently the Director of ImprovBoston's Mainstage cast and tours with the critically acclaimed Mama Bear. Whether you have seen him on TV commercials, heard his voices on cartoon shows, or had him as an instructor - chances are good you are going to remember him.

More About Bobby

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 601 Thursdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 8/6/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 601 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, July 3 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, August 6, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  2. Thursday, August 13, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Thursday, August 20, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  4. Thursday, August 27, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  5. Thursday, September 3, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  6. Thursday, September 17, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  7. Thursday, September 24, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  8. Thursday, October 1, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 6:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Studio Theater
Instructor:

Ben Scurria

Ben Scurria has been part of the ImprovBoston community for five years. He is cast member of ImprovBoston's Mainstage, National Touring Company and the Harold team, Rabbit. He has also been part of the cast of Face Off, Rich Uncle and countless other shows at ImprovBoston. Before moving to Boston, Ben lived and worked as an actor and teacher in Southern Vermont.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 601 Thursdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 8/6/15
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 501 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 8/9/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 501 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, July 3 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, August 9, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  2. Sunday, August 16, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Sunday, August 23, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  4. Sunday, August 30, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  5. Sunday, September 6, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  6. Sunday, September 20, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  7. Sunday, September 27, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  8. Sunday, October 4, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, October 5, 2015 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Danny Balel

Danny Balel has been teaching and performing for over ten years. He teaches Theater at Clark University, where he oversees a Theater Education program in the Main South neighborhood of Worcester. In addition, Danny teaches at Improv Boston, everything from weekly classes, workshops, to birthday parties. Currently he is a member of Improv Boston's Touring Company and All Access, the fast flying show for all ages. Danny is a previous member of Comedy Sportz Boston and Magic the Gathering: the Improvised Show. He produces Cagematch, a weekly competitive show at Improv Boston. He lives in Davis Square, Somerville, and enjoys candied yams and big dogs. Danny was also interviewed by Jimmy Carrane for the Improv Nerd podcast (http://jimmycarrane.com/podcasts/122-danny-balel/).

More About Danny

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 501 Wednesdays 7PM - 930PM Starts 8/5/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 501 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, July 3 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  2. Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  3. Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  4. Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  5. Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  6. Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  7. Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  8. Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Mike Morrell

Mike has been performing improv and stand up for the last 10 yrs. He's trained and worked in Boston (I.B/I.A), NYC (The PIT) and L.A. (IOWEST) He's created, directed and starred in shows, his favorite being Crime Solving Bear, which was hailed as, "borderline genius" He's run auditioning workshops with local casting directors. He's very good at finding what doesn't work in a scene and brainstorming options to solve that problem. If you have a problem and no one else can help...maybe you can hire...Mike Morrell.

More About Mike

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 8/9/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, July 3 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, August 9, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  2. Sunday, August 16, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Sunday, August 23, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  4. Sunday, August 30, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  5. Sunday, September 6, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  6. Sunday, September 20, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  7. Sunday, September 27, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  8. Sunday, October 4, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, October 5, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Ben Snitkoff

Ben got his start in comedy and performance at sleepover camp in the early 90s. He's since been in too many musicals and one acts to count. In college he started to hone his talent for improv. After graduation, Ben moved to Boston, and then joined ImprovBoston community in 2008. He's since completed the Improv and Harold programs and joined the cast of Marjean, then Shays' Rebellion, Plan B, Ginsburg, The Rack, The Abundance, War Cupcake, and other Harold Night teams. Ben performs two to three times a month as part of Harold Night. Ben also performs with other groups, including We'll Fix it in Post, Awkward by Proxy, and Oh Boy. He has also directed a resident cast, and is a former teacher in the ImprovBoston Comedy School.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration: Eventbrite - IMPROV 401 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 8/9/15
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 401 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 8/6/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 401 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, July 3 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, August 6, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, August 13, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, August 20, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, August 27, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, September 3, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, September 17, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, September 24, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, October 1, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 7:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Nils Vaule

Nils is an improv instructor and Harold Night director at ImprovBoston, and was formerly a member of IB’s National Touring Company, Harold Night, Face Off and Family Show casts. He began improvising with Bay Area Theatresports and continued to train with The Groundlings and the Upright Citizens Brigade. He teaches improv to actors and performers, as well as students interested in applying the tools of improv to areas outside of theatre, including business, design, and conflict resolution. He previously used improvisation skills every day in his work as a middle and high school teacher in Boston.

More About Nils

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 601 Thursdays 4PM - 630PM Starts 5/28/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 601 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, April 24 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  2. Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Thursday, June 11, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  4. Thursday, June 18, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  5. Thursday, June 25, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  6. Thursday, July 9, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  7. Thursday, July 16, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  8. Thursday, July 23, 2015, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 6:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Main Theater
Instructor:

Ben Scurria

Ben Scurria has been part of the ImprovBoston community for five years. He is cast member of ImprovBoston's Mainstage, National Touring Company and the Harold team, Rabbit. He has also been part of the cast of Face Off, Rich Uncle and countless other shows at ImprovBoston. Before moving to Boston, Ben lived and worked as an actor and teacher in Southern Vermont.

More About Ben

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 601 Wednesdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 5/27/15

For a description of this class, please see the IMPROV 601 page.

Registration for this class opens on FRIDAY, April 24 at 8AM

*Student Showcase time and date subject to change.

IBCS Students! Check out THE JAM (and get on stage) Every Sunday 7PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/jam

Higher Level IBCS Student Teams can submit for CageMatch!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/cagematch

Date(s):
  1. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Wednesday, July 8, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Mike Morrell

Mike has been performing improv and stand up for the last 10 yrs. He's trained and worked in Boston (I.B/I.A), NYC (The PIT) and L.A. (IOWEST) He's created, directed and starred in shows, his favorite being Crime Solving Bear, which was hailed as, "borderline genius" He's run auditioning workshops with local casting directors. He's very good at finding what doesn't work in a scene and brainstorming options to solve that problem. If you have a problem and no one else can help...maybe you can hire...Mike Morrell.

More About Mike

Tuition: $225.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com