Classes

COMEDY IMPROVISATIONAL ACTING Classes

By Julie Martin Comedy Improv Teacher, Director, Performer

Julie Martin’s supportive teaching style is a deep look into mastering the foundation elements of improvisational theater.  Julie’s 13 years of teaching experience helps you accelerate your improv skill and  immerse yourself into the artistry and craft of improv. In a safe space, she encourages you to  trust your creative center, while mastering skills to take you to the stage and strengthen your performance personna.

Improv mastery happens within deep and present listening, taking the possibilities offered on stage. Julie teaches you to tap into your creativity and what is hidden within you.  Instead of glimpsing at your potential she encourages your daring to discover your talents. Meet your inspired and creative nature, execute comedic scenes on the spot. She specializes in bringing out your confidence so you find your improvisational flow.  If you would like to up your game,  or if you are a beginner looking to start,  Julie will support your developing talent.

Games are used to simplify the learning process, to enable you to build flow on stage while training you to think outside the box! Mastering improv skills in a safe, supportive class environment allows you the freedom to develop confidence, savvy, spontaneity, and humour.  Julie’s coaching and class sessions are held throughout the year in Manhattan/ Redondo/ Hermosa Beach.

Get started now with a private introductory session. Call 310-697-3674

MIXED LEVELS COMEDY IMPROV CLASS

 

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS WELCOME! In this class, you will be asked to build off your partners ideas, and explore creating characters andpoints of view.

  •  Learn to play the scene you never expected.
  • Make powerful first choices and then catch up with yourself
  • Stretch yourself and increase your consistency 
  • Develop “on your feet” confidence.
  • Sharpen core performing skills, boost communication, and up your game! 

Wednesday Night IMPROV Class session is  at South Bay Adult School 6:45-9:15  Feb. 6,13, 20, 27  Redondo Union High

Comedy Improv Boot Camp Class When: Monday 7:00-9:30 Feb. 11, 27 and March 4

Call Julie for Registration 310-697-3674

Improvisation will upgrade your public speaking, acting, teaching, and leadership.  Stop the “tongue-tied” or “I wish I would have said it” moments.  Actors, educators, and business professionals are invited to participate in a safe setting, “where “make-it-up” comedy games encourage you to have more stage presence, be fast on your feet and more spontaneous.  Find more agility as you communicate! Play, laugh and have fun as you learn core improv performing skills where there are no wrong answers.

Classes taught by Jump Start Improv director Julie Martin in Manhattan Beach/ Redondo Beach. Contact Julie for details: shinyjul@pacbell.net


Improv PERFORMANCE CLASS, Mixed Level  Players

Improv performance fundamentals. Learn point of view, comedic co-creating, and straight -absurd play.

Accelerate your skills,  trust yourself and your reactions, make big choices and play confident.  Prepare to take your skills to the stage.

 Instructor Permission Only Class, improvisational Actors Welcome. 

Tuesday Night: 7- 9:30 p.m.


COMEDY IMPROV BOOT CAMPS

Boot camp Improv classes are outrageously fun AND you learn!  Easily addicting, they provide a break from everyday life and teach skills current in our fast-paced communications world. They are informative, a hold on to your hat ride into the world of communication, comedy, acting, team building, spontaneity and ensemble stage work.

DPP_146Learn core performing skills, listening, and up your creative juice- guaranteed! Take a spin into the world away from your computer screen and jump into the arena of communication, scene building, and out of the box thinking that is comedy improvisational acting.

Bootcamp Classes: Available Tuesday Nights, Saturdays. 


BUSINESS IMPROVISATION  for LEADERS, COMMUNICATORS, SPEAKERS

  • Take your professional communications skills to the next level.
  • Build confidence, speaking skills, leadership skills and effectively ask for the money you deserve.
  • Ask for the sale or recruit people to your cause.
  • Be more persuasive, have more presence and make more of an impact in your career of choice. Programs, classes available Monday, Thursday evening.
    Coaching class times available, or on-site scheduled for your group.

PRIVATE COACHING

  • A variety of private coaching options are available for comedy improv performers.
  •  Coaching programs and consultations are available for professionals who are interested in speaking. leading, or performing in any way.

Take your skills to the next level! Available around your schedule, contact Julie for times.

 

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