We constantly hear about the differences between standup comedy and improv comedy, though we seldom hear about how either one can be used in the real world. While being a standup comedian can probably help you use quicker wit or help you be more observational in the real world, the same can be said of improvisation. And improv can go much further than that when you teach it early to kids. Read the entire article here.
Check out what Wayne Brady has to say about improv and why it is important. (Around the 3 minute spot)
IMPROVISATION FOR SOCIAL ANXIETY? How improv classes at The Second City can help people with social anxiety. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cDGLFblXc4&feature=youtu.be Games NOT just for kids! Looking for our adult workshops: www.tmbonp.com Kids/Teens:www.KidScapeProductions.com & www.kSpImprov.com
Hello from KidScape Productions, Most of our afterschool programs have changed due to no early release or a modified bell schedule. Here are the current school changes: Beck Elementary School: Oct 23: 3:05-4:05 Room B5 not library Oct 30: KidScape will be cancelled Make up class will be on December 11th in Library from 3:05-4:05pm. Caughlin Ranch Elementary School: Oct 22: 3:05-4:05pm Oct 29:12:55-1:55pm Coral Academy Elementary School: Oct 31:Skip Day Hall Elementary School: Oct 28:12:55-1:55pm Honors Academy of Literature: Oct 31:Skip Day Melton Elementary School: Oct 30:1:25-2:25pm Lenz Elementary School: Oct 28:12:55-1:55pm Peavine Elementary School: Oct 27:1:25-2:25pm Roy Gomm Elementary School: Oct 22: 3:35-4:35pm Oct 29:1:25-2:25pm Westergard Elementary [...]
Hello everyone, I recently came across this interesting article written by Mindy Keller-Kyriakides and wanted to share it with you. http://www.weareteachers.com/blogs/post/2013/01/02/how-improv-can-help-students-transfer-skills The article talks about how improv helps the brain make connections and how express that knowledge. Enjoy!
WINTER BREAK SCENE STUDY CAMP 2014 This high energy, engaging week will take actors through the basics of Scene Study in the Theater. Students will begin to explore the world of acting through storytelling and short scenes. Strong focus on: script analysis, listening and engaging truthfully with scene partners, cold readings, improvisation and memorization. Be ready for a fun-filled week of jumping into the magic of the stage. Performance for parents on the final day. More information at www.KidScapeProductions.com, 775-787-3900, [email protected] To register, [...]
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Fall Break Improv Boot Camp 2014 Strengthen your children’s self esteem, confidence and presentation skills by practicing spontaneity through acting. Explore hidden talents and build their abilities through improving communication skills and igniting their imaginations! The curriculum for this camp was created at Juilliard in New York City and the Yale School of Drama. This high energy camp covers the elements of the improvisational process, emphasizing theatrical and comedic skills, stage directions and movement. Each actor will implement these tools [...]
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