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LEVEL 1: Return to Play (Introductory Improv)

8-week course (choose a set of dates)
[EVERY TUESDAY] September 27th - November 15th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY WEDNESDAY] September 28th - November 16th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY THURSDAY] September 29th - November 17th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY SATURDAY] October 1st - November 19th | 11:00AM-1:00PM

Learn the basics of Improv: agreement, spontaneity, and most importantly having fun!


Do you want to improve your public speaking and interpersonal communication skills? Are you good at telling stories and being funny around your friends? Want to be more creative or learn to generate ideas on the spot? This class is for you. Level 1 introduces you to improv skills in an open, supportive class structure. You'll learn a mixture of exciting “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” short form games, group games, and OKC Improv original games!

Prerequisites: None

Early Bird: $140  ||  Regular: $150

OKC Improv Teen Class

8-week course
[EVERY SATURDAY] October 1st - November 19th | 1:30PM-3:30PM

Learn the basics of Improv: agreement, spontaneity, and most importantly having fun!

OKC Improv Teen Improv class is perfect for all kinds of young students. From those that simply want to improve their social skills, confidence and meet new friends to the young performer looking to develop and strengthen their on-stage performance and acting skills. This class is full of laughs, comedy & fun!

Prerequisites: Ages 12-17 ONLY

Early Bird: $130 || Regular: $140

Prerequisites: Age 12-17 ONLY

Early Bird: $140  ||  Regular: $150

LEVEL 2: Scenic Short Form

8-week course (choose a day of the week that works best for you)
[EVERY TUESDAY] September 27th - November 15th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY WEDNESDAY] September 28th - November 16th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY SATURDAY] October 1st - November 19th | 1:30PM-3:30PM

Continue your improv journey by building skills on character creating, scenic style games and more!


Apply what you've learned in Level 1 to begin mastering the fundamentals of long form improv and scene work through short form games and exercises. Students will learn what makes a scene comedic: creating and playing comedic premises, characters with distinct points of view, and relationships between characters. Continue your improv journey by improving your stage confidence, making bolder choices, and committing more to character.


Prerequisites: Level 1

Early Bird: $140  ||  Regular: $150

LEVEL 3: Learning Long Form

8-week course (choose a day of the week that works best for you)
[EVERY MONDAY] September 26th - November 14th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY TUESDAY] September 27th - November 15th | 7:00PM-9:00PM

Continue your improv journey and up your game!

This class not only centers on the fundamentals of long-form improvisation but digs deeper to help you find what lies underneath. Listening, creating true characters and playing it real in what could be a not-so-real world are just a few of the blocks we’ll explore to help you build your foundation. Prepare to be on your feet – mentally and physically! You’ll emerge from Level 3 with the tools and skills needed to create a full story with recurring themes, rich characters and the delightful element of surprise.

Prerequisites: Level 1 & 2

Early Bird: $140 || Regular: $150

LEVEL 4: Intermediate Long Form

8 week course (choose a day of the week that works best for you)
[EVERY MONDAY] September 26th - November 14th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
[EVERY THURSDAY] - September 29th - November 17th | 7:00PM-9:00PM


Group work, sustaining a scene, environment work & more!

Continue your journey into long form improv by focusing on group mechanics, environment and space work. Learn new edit forms to start and end scenes as well as take your characters to new heights. Learn to avoid energy plateaus by not playing it safe.

Prerequisites: Level 1, 2 & 3

Early Bird: $140 || Regular: $150

LEVEL 5: Long Form Blueprint

8-week course
[EVERY SATURDAY] October 1st - November 19th | 1:30PM-3:30PM

Keep building your Improv tool kit with the keys to making scenes pop!

Take your long form to new heights through fast choice tools of the trade! This class will focus on heightening the stakes in scenes and celebrating your gloriously weird improv choices through the use of tap-outs, walk-ons, and more creative edits.

Prerequisites: Levels 1-4 or gain permission of the instructor

Early Bird: $140  ||  Regular: $150

Beginning Musical Improv

8-week course
[EVERY WEDNESDAY] September 14th - November 2nd | 7:00PM-9:00PM

Got the musical bug? Wanting to expand your creativity through improvised songs? It all starts here! Intro to Musical Improv students will learn the song structure, supporting your partners in a song, choreography, basic ear training and other fundamental skills it takes to build an improvised song. Whether you are wanting to add a tool to your improv tool belt, seeking help in song creation or simply stepping out of your comfort zone, Beginning Musical Improv is sure to be a class where fun is easy to find.


Prerequisites: Levels 1-2

Early Bird: $150  ||  Regular: $160

Intermediate Narrative Improv

8-week course
[EVERY THURSDAY] September 29th - November 17th | 7:00PM-9:00PM
(NO CLASS NOVEMBER 10TH | MAKEUP DAY TBD)

Dive deeper into multi-scene improv storytelling by raising the stakes and establishing strong antagonists to heighten your story. This course will teach you how to keep your story going, establish strong antagonists, explore new techniques in conveying emotions, and how to keep your audience at the edge of their seats (fully engaged) during your next narrative show. Students will be able to pick and practice a narrative genre of their choice as a class to perform in a 40 minute set at the end of the course.


Prerequisites: Beginning Narrative Improv or gain permission from Instructor.

Early Bird: $160  ||  Regular: $170

ADVANCED LONG FORM

8-week course
[EVERY MONDAY] September 12th - October 31st | 7:00PM-9:00PM

Want to take your long form improv skills to the next level? You've got all the tricks up your sleeve now; scene works, group play, edits, games, tag-outs, walk-ons; now it's time to put all of that knowlege together in this course we will explore different formats of shows, utilizing all the skills available to us as improvisers to create masterful improv pieces. As a team, this class will develop an original show guided by the instructor.

Prerequisites: Must have completed OKC Improv Level 5 course or have *approval from the instructor

*For approval, email educationdirector@okcimprov.com


$75

PRESENTING SHORT FORM

8-week course
[EVERY SATURDAY] OCTOBER 1ST - NOVEMEBER 19TH | 11:00AM-1:00PM

Let's have a blast (and laughs) learning how to present a short form improv show to an audience. It’s more than just getting on stage and playing “Whose Line is It Anyway” games; it’s about to HOW to effectively and entertainingly deliver a short form show. While there will be plenty of learning and playing of short form games, this class specifically seeks to focus on presenting a polished, fun and high energy, short form show.

Students can expect to learn how to various play games, how to be flexible when playing new games, how to create your very own short form show, how to host games in a strong supportive way, how to create short form games, tips for using tech design in your show and so much more. You will even collaborate as a class with the instructor to build a unique and engaging short form Student Showcase. Whether you want to strengthen your short form skills, increase your confidence in hosting short form or even create and direct your very own show using short form games, this class is exactly what you’re looking for!

Prerequisites: Completed OKC Improv Level 2 or gain permision from the instructor. To gain permission, email educationdirector@okcimprov.com.

Regular: $75

Arch's Harold Conservatory: Level 2 of 3

8-week Course (With a monthly performance)
[EVERY SUNDAY] September 25th-November 13th | 1:00PM-4:00PM

This is the 2nd of the 3-Level conservatory taught be Arch!
Arch taught Harold and Advanced Long Form improv at iO Chicago for 20 years, if you have the time and dedication he would like to pass on some of this knowledge and build an awesome long-form team for OKC Improv and beyond. Scene work, group games, game theory, deconstruction, storytelling, and editing, will be covered at length, as well as, frequent lectures on the history of comedy and satire.

Prerequisites: All Levels Welcome to Audition; Audition Required

$225

Give the Gift of a Class

Looking for something new to do as a couple? Take an improv class together in the new year! Sign up now to gift your partner and you an exciting experience that will have you laughing and reconnecting in new ways. Want a unique gift for your loved one this holiday season? Gift them an improv class from OKC Improv! Improv is an unforgettable experience that will make their year a little bit brighter

Regular: $150
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