Storytelling

This class system is for more experienced improvisers (having completed at least Intro to Impro) who wish to expand their storytelling skills.

Special focus is placed on the principles of:

  • Platforms and Tilts

    •  Scene set-ups and redirections for dramatic (comedic) result.

 

  • Walking Backwards

    • Practice in being comfortable not knowing where you’re going, seeing only where you’ve been.

 

  • Advancing

    •  Keeping action moving forward.

 

  • Making Things Happen

    • Unblocking yourself to the possibilities of the future.

 

  • Circles of Expectation and Reincorporation

    • Learning what the audience reasonably expects may happen from moment to moment by reinforcing your reality.

 

  • Finding an Ending

    • Training yourself to look for natural endings in scenes and the ways to find an out.

 

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Improvise stronger, more sensible and coherent stories

  • Clarify the elements of a good story

  • Improvise with increased confidence

  • Learn to share ideas and work better with the ideas of others

  • Increase respect of self and others’ storytelling abilities

  • Bulk up the toolkit of storytelling techniques

  • Improvise more challenging scenes

  • 6 x 120 minute classes 

  • At Jingle Bells, Mickiewiczova 240/15, Praha 6

  • Participation in the STUDENT SHOW at end the course

  • 3200kc for the entire course

  • Class size strictly limited. register at blrtheatre@gmail.com

 

 

Play. Tell Stories. Have Fun.

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+420 ‭728 206 951‬

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Praha 6, 160 00

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