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Teen Troupe Grades 9-12 Starts 1/12/16

For a description of this class, please see the AFTER SCHOOL LAUGHTER SCHOOL (YOUTH) page.

ImprovBoston After School Laughter School

The mission of our youth programming is to encourage and nurture our young performers’ innate curiosity, creativity, and ability to make connections with others. Our professionally-trained improv coaches create a fun and welcoming environment within which aspiring improvisers can explore, develop, and succeed, contributing to their overall sense of self-confidence, well being and connectedness.

Youth & Teen Troupes
With our Troupes, we focus on the skills necessary to build a supportive ensemble that showcases teamwork, individual strengths and, of course, completely improvised comedy onstage (and off!). Weekly rehearsals focus on “short-form” games to foster growth in improv’s key competencies including: agreement, emotional and physical heightening, character work, give/take of focus, group mind, and basic stage awareness. Troupe rehearsals culminate in Saturday morning performances after weeks 6 and 10 of the program.


When: Rehearses Tuesdays from 330-5PM at our theater in Central Square
Dates: 1/12 - 3/22 (Off on 2/16 during February vacation)
Shows: 1030AM on Saturdays, 2/27 and 3/26
Prerequisite: None (No previous experience necessary)
Maximum Number of Students: 14
Director: Conor Allen
Tuition: $250 ($210 for Cambridge Public School students)
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Sibling Discount: When at least 2 teens register TOGETHER, you save $25 per teen! These registrations must be at the same time and with a single payment.

Financial assistance may be available. High School students with improv experience may also apply for our youth internship program.

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  1. Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  6. Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  7. Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  8. Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  9. Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  10. Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Student Showcase Show:
Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 10:30 am - More Info

Location: ImprovBoston Main Theater

Conor Allen

Originally from California, Conor Allen has performed previously at Harold Night with The Buskers, BANKWOLF, Specter and currently plays with Rabbit. Conor can also be seen performing as a member of the ImprovBoston Mainstage and with his indie team Aeropuerto. Conor is an instructor in the adult and children's comedy school at IB and loves to teach improv! Conor has been known to play the drums and have conversations with stuffed animals.

More About Conor

Tuition: $250.00
Registration: Eventbrite - AFTER SCHOOL LAUGHTER SCHOOL Grades 9-12 Starts 1/12/16