Advanced Performance Intensive Course
Who can join?
IMPORTANT: This Advanced Performance Intensive Course is structured for those who have completed The Performance Course or equivalent and have already participated in a showcase or Improv performances. If you are unsure of suitability please email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more or see our range of courses:
Course Teacher - Jake Lyons
Jake is the founder & artistic director of The London Improv Theatre and the founder and director of LiveWired Comedy Improvisation. He casts, rehearses and directs all the LiveWired professional shows and performances. Jake is an experienced teacher of the techniques of Improvisation for performance and as a transferable skill to work and social situations.
The Course: 5 sessions + Showcase
Demanding and fun this Advanced Intensive Course is formulated to consolidate existing skills and challenge participants to to work collaboratively as part of a cast. Geared totally to the end of course performance, you will work with the same group through the course to create a Showcase Performance comprising of fast paced short form scenes, games and longer form multi-scene ‘plays’. There are 4 Weds evening sessions, a Sunday 4 hour rehearsal on stage with the Showcase on a Wednesday evening. All participants of the course are offered the opportunity to perform in the end of course show, hosted by Jake.
The course is restricted to 8 participants .
• Scene & character work
• Short-Form performance games
• Long-Form multi scene structures
• Collaboration & stage craft
The end of course showcase performance takes place at The London Improv Theatre, using stage and lights, piano accompaniment with cabaret seating/private bar with the audience invited by the participants including friends & family.
Dates & Times
Weds 13th March 7 - 9
Weds 20th March 7 - 9
Sun 31st March 1.30 to 5.00
Weds 3rd April 7 - 9
Weds 10th April 7 - 9
Weds 17th April 7.00 through to Show
Venue: London Improv Theatre