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StandUp Comedy Training
ImprovBoston Comedy School StandUp Program
Our standup comedy program for adults (17+) takes students from the fundamentals of comedy writing all the way through creating your own standup comedy set. With our supportive instruction, anyone can do stand-up.
SEE LIVE STAND-UP COMEDY EVERY WEEKEND!
Comedy Lotterty (Open Mic) - Wednesdays at 10
PowerHour - Second Thursday of Every Month at 9:30
Nightcap (Fridays/Saturdays 1130)
Battle Royale (Saturdays 9)
The People's Show (Sundays 9)
- Intro to StandUp
- StandUp Workshop
INTRO to STANDUP
Are you the funny person at work? Do your friends tell you that you should be on Comedy Central? Well, prove them right! Intro to StandUp teaches you the basics of stand up comedy and helps you turn your funny lines into a real routine. ImprovBoston instructors are nationally touring comedians who have been featured on MTV, Comedy Central and festivals all over the country.
Intro to StandUp teaches you how to use your own experiences and self-perceptions to develop a routine. Learn how to find your unique comedic voice, how to better observe the world around you, and how to translate your real-life experiences into side-splitting comedy. This class is perfect for anyone who wants to improve their public speaking skills, hone their writing point of view, and better understand how others see you. The class concludes with a StandUp Showcase featuring your own 3-minute routine ready to perform in front of a live audience! Yes, you CAN do this and it's as fun as it looks. We're here with you every step of the way.
Maximum 12 participants per class. $225.00 per person. No previous experience necessary.
Do you want to take your standup comedy to the next level? In our 8-week StandUp Workshop classes, you learn from the best in the business; ImprovBoston instructors are Boston-based nationally touring comedians who are featured on Comedy Central, MTV, network Late Night Shows and comedy festivals all over the country. Your instructor will help you develop your persona and personal comedic style while carefully honing new material. This is the perfect way to get valuable weekly feedback from the experts as you continue to perfect your routine at ImprovBoston and in clubs around town. The session-long structure provides an arch to help you realize your most productive and creative habits. Many aspiring and working comics enroll in StandUp Workshop multiple times, taking full advantage of the supportive environment, material-generating assignments and unparalleled mentorship. StandUp WorkShop culminates in a Student Showcase at the end of the session.
Maximum 12 participants per class. $225.00 per person. Pre-requisite: INTRO to STANDUP or Comedy School permission.
Current Stand-Up Classes
- Stand-Up Classes Enrolling Now
- Currently In Session
INTRO to STANDUP
SOLD OUT: Jake McDowell - INTRO to STANDUP Mondays 630PM - 830PM Starts 5/25/15
SOLD OUT: Dana Jay Bein - INTRO to STANDUP Sundays 11AM - 1PM Starts 5/31/15
SOLD OUT: Rob Crean - INTRO to STANDUP Tuesdays 630PM - 830PM Starts 5/26/15
SOLD OUT: Dana Jay Bein - INTRO to STANDUP Wednesdays 4PM - 6PM Starts 5/27/15
Dana Jay Bein - STANDUP WORKSHOP Sundays 430PM - 630PM Starts 5/31/15
INTRO to STANDUP
SOLD OUT: Gary Petersen - INTRO to STANDUP Fridays 4PM - 6PM Starts 3/20/15
SOLD OUT: Jake McDowell - INTRO to STANDUP Mondays 630PM - 830PM Starts 3/16/15
SOLD OUT: Gary Petersen - INTRO to STANDUP Mondays 630PM - 830PM Starts 3/16/15
SOLD OUT: Dana Jay Bein - INTRO to STANDUP Sundays 11AM - 1PM Starts 3/22/15
SOLD OUT: Dana Jay Bein - INTRO to STANDUP Sundays 2PM - 4PM Starts 3/22/15