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Stand-Up Comedy

STANDUP 201 Sundays 130PM - 4PM Starts 10/14/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 201 page.

(THIS STANDUP 201 CLASS TAUGHT BY MATT D)

IBCS Students! Check out The People's Show Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/peoplescomedy
http://www.twitter.com/peoplescomedy
http://www.facebook.com/peoplescomedy

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, October 14, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Sunday, October 21, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Sunday, October 28, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Sunday, November 4, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Sunday, November 11, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  6. Sunday, November 18, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  7. Sunday, December 2, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  8. Sunday, December 9, 2012, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 9:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Studio Theater
Instructor:

Matt Donaher

In 2012 Comedy Central named Matt one of 10 “Comics to Watch.” He became a character on the new Jonathan Katz series “Explosion Bus,” and after winning the 2012 Magner’s Comedy Festival he was invited to perform in the Glasgow International Comedy Festival in Scotland.

More About Matt

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 201 Sundays 130PM - 4PM Starts 10/14/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 201 Mondays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/15/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 201 page.

IBCS Students! Check out The People's Show Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/peoplescomedy
http://www.twitter.com/peoplescomedy
http://www.facebook.com/peoplescomedy

Date(s):
  1. Monday, October 15, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Monday, October 22, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Monday, October 29, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Monday, November 5, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Monday, November 12, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Monday, November 19, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Monday, November 26, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Monday, December 3, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Studio Theater
Instructor:

Rob Crean

Rob Crean is a comedian and comedy promoter in Boston. He's hosted shows for people like Marc Maron, Todd Barry, Tig Notaro and Hannibla Buress. His group Anderson Comedy released a full length DVD called "Art Film" and produce comedy shows in the Boston area.

More About Rob

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 201 Mondays 630PM - 9PM Starts 10/15/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101 Saturdays 3PM - 5PM Starts 10/13/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

IBCS Students! Check out The People's Show Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/peoplescomedy
http://www.twitter.com/peoplescomedy
http://www.facebook.com/peoplescomedy

Date(s):
  1. Saturday, October 13, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. Saturday, October 20, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. Saturday, October 27, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Saturday, November 3, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Saturday, November 10, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  6. Saturday, November 17, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  7. Saturday, December 1, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  8. Saturday, December 8, 2012, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 101 Saturdays 3PM - 5PM Starts 10/13/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101 Saturdays 1230PM - 230PM Starts 10/13/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

IBCS Students! Check out The People's Show Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/peoplescomedy
http://www.twitter.com/peoplescomedy
http://www.facebook.com/peoplescomedy

Date(s):
  1. Saturday, October 13, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  2. Saturday, October 20, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  3. Saturday, October 27, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  4. Saturday, November 3, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  5. Saturday, November 10, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  6. Saturday, November 17, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  7. Saturday, December 1, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  8. Saturday, December 8, 2012, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 6:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 101 Saturdays 1230PM - 230PM Starts 10/13/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101 Wednesdays 630PM - 830PM Starts 10/10/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

IBCS Students! Check out The People's Show Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/peoplescomedy
http://www.twitter.com/peoplescomedy
http://www.facebook.com/peoplescomedy

Date(s):
  1. Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Wednesday, November 7, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  6. Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  7. Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  8. Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 8:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101 Mondays 4PM - 6PM Starts 10/15/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

IBCS Students! Check out The People's Show Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/peoplescomedy
http://www.twitter.com/peoplescomedy
http://www.facebook.com/peoplescomedy

Date(s):
  1. Monday, October 15, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  2. Monday, October 22, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  3. Monday, October 29, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. Monday, November 5, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  5. Monday, November 12, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  6. Monday, November 19, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  7. Monday, November 26, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  8. Monday, December 3, 2012, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 6:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Studio Theater
Instructor:

Rob Crean

Rob Crean is a comedian and comedy promoter in Boston. He's hosted shows for people like Marc Maron, Todd Barry, Tig Notaro and Hannibla Buress. His group Anderson Comedy released a full length DVD called "Art Film" and produce comedy shows in the Boston area.

More About Rob

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 101 Mondays 4PM - 6PM Starts 10/15/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 201 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 8/12/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 201 page.

IBCS Students! Check out Standup Sundays Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/standup_sundays

IBCS Student Comics should try our Luck-of-the-Draw OPEN MIC, The Comedy Lottery!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/comedy-lottery

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, August 12, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  2. Sunday, August 19, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Sunday, August 26, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  4. Sunday, September 2, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  5. Sunday, September 16, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  6. Sunday, September 23, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  7. Sunday, September 30, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  8. Sunday, October 7, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 8:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 201 Sundays 11AM - 130PM Starts 8/12/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 201 Thursdays 630PM - 9PM Starts 8/9/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 201 page.

IBCS Students! Check out Standup Sundays Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/standup_sundays

IBCS Student Comics should try our Luck-of-the-Draw OPEN MIC, The Comedy Lottery!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/comedy-lottery

Date(s):
  1. Thursday, August 9, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Thursday, August 16, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Thursday, August 23, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Thursday, August 30, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Thursday, September 6, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Thursday, September 13, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Thursday, September 20, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Thursday, September 27, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 8:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Upper
Instructor:

Rob Crean

Rob Crean is a comedian and comedy promoter in Boston. He's hosted shows for people like Marc Maron, Todd Barry, Tig Notaro and Hannibla Buress. His group Anderson Comedy released a full length DVD called "Art Film" and produce comedy shows in the Boston area.

More About Rob

Tuition: $199.00
Registration:
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 201 Mondays 630PM - 9PM Starts 8/6/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 201 page.

IBCS Students! Check out Standup Sundays Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/standup_sundays

IBCS Student Comics should try our Luck-of-the-Draw OPEN MIC, The Comedy Lottery!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/comedy-lottery

Date(s):
  1. Monday, August 6, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Monday, August 13, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Monday, August 20, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Monday, August 27, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Monday, September 3, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Monday, September 10, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Monday, September 17, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Monday, September 24, 2012, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 7:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Green Room
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration: Eventbrite - STANDUP 201 Mondays 630PM - 9PM Starts 8/6/12
Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101 Tuesdays 630PM - 830PM Starts 8/7/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

IBCS Students! Check out Standup Sundays Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/standup_sundays

IBCS Student Comics should try our Luck-of-the-Draw OPEN MIC, The Comedy Lottery!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/comedy-lottery

Date(s):
  1. Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Tuesday, September 4, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  6. Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  7. Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  8. Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 7:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Green Room
Instructor:

Rob Crean

Rob Crean is a comedian and comedy promoter in Boston. He's hosted shows for people like Marc Maron, Todd Barry, Tig Notaro and Hannibla Buress. His group Anderson Comedy released a full length DVD called "Art Film" and produce comedy shows in the Boston area.

More About Rob

Tuition: $199.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101 Sundays 2PM - 4PM Starts 8/12/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

IBCS Students! Check out Standup Sundays Every Sunday 9PM!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/standup_sundays

IBCS Student Comics should try our Luck-of-the-Draw OPEN MIC, The Comedy Lottery!
http://www.improvboston.com/shows/comedy-lottery

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, August 12, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Sunday, August 19, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Sunday, August 26, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Sunday, September 2, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Sunday, September 16, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  6. Sunday, September 23, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  7. Sunday, September 30, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  8. Sunday, October 7, 2012, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:00 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Training Center Lower
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

STANDUP 101: Sundays 11AM - 1PM Starts 6/3/12

For a description of this class, please see the STANDUP 101 page.

Student Showcase will be held Monday July 30, 630PM.

http://www.improvboston.com/shows/student-showcase

Standup Students! Check out The Comedy Lottery, Every 4th Wednesday 10PM!

Date(s):
  1. Sunday, June 3, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  2. Sunday, June 10, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Sunday, June 17, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Sunday, June 24, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  5. Sunday, July 8, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  6. Sunday, July 15, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  7. Sunday, July 22, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  8. Sunday, July 29, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 6:30 pm - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Studio Theater
Instructor:

Dana Jay Bein

Dana Jay Bein is the head of ImprovBoston's Standup Comedy program. He's taught standup and improv to over 1000 students between his teaching experience at ImprovBoston, the Boston Center for Adult Education and Wheelock Family. In 2008, he was featured as a comedy coach in an episode of MTV's Made.

More About Dana Jay

Tuition: $199.00
Registration:

SOLD OUT - This class has reached maximum capacity

Contact: comedyschool@improvboston.com

IMPROV 304

Improv 304: Standup for Improvisers

How often have you been in an improv scene and thought, "That would make a great stand up bit".  Well it's time to make that happen! Standup for Improvisers helps you take the improv skills you know and love shows you how to use them to inspire hilarious standup comedy.  

Prerequisite: IMPROV 301

Maximum Number of Students: 12

STANDUP 301

STANDUP 301 -- Ongoing Stand Up Workshop

Designed for current stand up performers. If you regularly hit open mic nights and are looking for a place to try out new material and get feedback, this workshop is perfect for you. Plus, instructors will go over tips for landing slots, promoting yourself and keeping your act fresh. Pre-requisite: Standup 101 & 201 or performance history with at least a 5 minute set.

Each session ends with a Student Showcase.

Prerequisite: STANDUP 201

Maximum Number of Students: 10

STANDUP 201

Do you want to take your stand up comedy to the next level? In our 201 class, you'll learn to further develop your persona and personal stand up style. What makes your comedy different from everyone else? This class will help you find out. Then you'll put it to the test in class through trial and error, work shopping and higher level feedback. In STANDUP 201 we analyze the work of some of the masters of the craft and apply lessons learned to your new material.

Prerequisite: STANDUP 101

Maximum Number of Students: 12

STANDUP 101

Are you the funny person at work? Do your friends constantly tell you that you should be on Comedy Central? Well prove them right! Stand-Up 101 teaches you the basics of stand up comedy and helps you turn your funny lines into a real routine. ImprovBoston's Stand Up instructors are nationally touring comedians who have been featured on MTV, Comedy Central and festivals all over the country.

Prerequisite: None (No previous experience necessary)

Maximum Number of Students: 12