Adult Improv


Wednesdays, 7 pm – 9 pm

September 14 – November 2

In this class, an introduction to improvisation for adults and older teens, students will learn the fundamentals of improvisation with a master instructor. Interactive, fun and intensive, Improv I is perfect for performers and non-performers alike!


Wednesdays, 7 pm – 9 pm

January 11 – March 1

Level II builds on the foundations of Level I while exploring short form improvisation, advanced scene work and the basics of long form improvisation. Prerequisite: Level I or permission of instructor


Wednesdays, 7 pm – 9 pm

March 15 – May 3

Level III focuses on advanced characterizations in improvisation and builds toward a full show on the final day of class. Prerequisite: Level II or permission of instructor

Price: $200/level (Past graduates of the program may retake any level for $100 – a great deal for those wishing to solidify their learning!)


Tuesdays, 7 pm – 9 pm

FALL: September 13 – November 15

SPRING: February 1 – April 12

Students who have completed Improv I-III at Penobscot Theatre Company or are graduates of a comparable training program may enroll in coached ensemble, the next step for improvisors ready to hone their skills through performance. Each term, coached ensemble classes will perform at Penobscot Theatre Company and community-based venues under the direction of an experienced improv coach.


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