Improv Comedy classes: a sure cure for winter blues!
IMPROV COMEDY for Adults & Teens
WHEN: January 30 - February 27, 2015
WHERE: Dreamcatcher Rep, The Oakes Center, 120 Morris Ave., Summit
If you've always been curious about improv, this is your chance!
- No experience required
- Learn traditional improv games
- Explore your own creativity in a supportive environment
- Develop spontaneity and learn how to shed your inhibitions
- Not just for actors, but for anyone who wants to develop these skills
- For actors who want to try another angle on performing
I believe that anyone can improvise—anyone! And if you're saying, "Nuh-uh, not me!" then I must respectfully disagree. Sorry to be so blunt, but I've witnessed it time and time again. ANYONE can improvise. —Lulu French, Instructor
Lulu French (right) has been improvising for the past sixteen years. She started improv taking classes at Gotham City Improv and has appeared in numerous improv shows at Gotham including the long-running Off the Top of Our Heads. Lulu taught all levels of improvisation at Gotham for ten years and has directed several of Gotham's performance ensembles. Lulu also has taught improv to youths for Broadway Classrooms and CentreStage, and NYU drama students at Stonestreet Studios. In addition to her study at GCI she has also studied with the Upright Citizens Brigade including Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) and Matt Walsh (Players), and various other Chicago improv alumni including Todd Stashwick (Heroes).
And check out the new Community Calendar Page: www.SummitToday.com
More than 25 organizations in Summit have joined together to create SummitToday.com, a free community calendar that is available for non-profit and other local organizations to post information online about events in Summit.
The main objective behind Summit Today is to provide a go-to site for people when they want to make plans in Summit at SummitToday.com. Organizations that are interested in participating in the community calendar should visit SummitToday.com for more information.
The opportunity to participate with SummitToday.com is free for all interested Summit-based, non-profit and charitable organizations. Permission of Summit Today is required to begin listing events and is available by contacting Susan Permahos at 908-277-9455.
Save the date for our first mainstage production of 2016
WHEN: February 18- March 6, 2016
Anna will do anything to make her sister Lily happy, including destroying all her relationships. When Lily, Anna and her husband Malcolm retreat to their late father's cabin in Cape Cod, they expect to relax, unwind and take stock. But when a charming but shadowy drifter enters the picture angling for Lily's heart, their pilgrimage takes a surprising turn.
During its recent rolling world premiere in California and Massachusetts, Stark Insider wrote, "SISTER PLAY is why live theater can be so remarkable. You don't soon forget a play like this."