Online Improv Classes

Registration for our first round of

online improv classes

Basic I 

Sundays - 1:00pm to 3:00
April 5 - May 24, 2020

The Basic is an introduction to the fundamentals of improvisation. The focus of this course includes agreement, an introduction to the basic elements of an improv scene, as well as an incorporation of confidence, creativity and listening into scenes.
This course is designed for those wanting to learn more about improvisation through professional instruction - and is offered regardless of experience level.

Basic II 

Sundays -  3:15pm to 5:15pm

April 5 - May 24, 2020

This class is a continuation of Basic I, and focuses on building the foundation of scenework. In this class you will develop an understanding of grounded comedy and improv technique that allows for more in-depth, smarter play.
* Prerequisite for this course: The Basic

Intermediate B

Tuesdays -  6:30pm to 8:30pm

April 7 - May 26, 2020

This course focuses on development of character and stylistic choices within scenes, while building upon foundational scenework. Furthering basic scenic work combined with different methods of playing allows for smarter, more grounded play.

*Prerequisite for this course: Basic II

Advanced l 

Mondays - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

April 6 - May 25, 2020

Advanced l introduces different types of improvisation, including various types of long-form play. This course also focuses on a more elevated understanding of short-form structures and hosting.
* Prerequisite for this course: Intermediate 2 teacher recommendation.


Sundays - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

April 5 - May 24, 2020

This class replaces steam and can be taken as many times as you like. It's for students that want keep their improv skills fresh and frosty. Students will create and perform at the box the last four weeks of the course. 
* Prerequisite must complete all level. This class requires audition, which will be held Saturday December 28, 2019 10:00am.

Comedy Improvisation Instruction at The Box

The Box Performance Space and Improv Theatre is pleased to continue its focused course of improvisational comedy study. Our curriculum allows students to elevate their understanding of improv and comedy through a series of courses devoted to scenic work and character development. Our courses are great for improvisers, actors, and anyone wanting to boost confidence levels. 


Improvisation is an excellent tool for creating comedy, developing acting skills and improving public speaking. It’s also a great way to work effectively within a group, and is incredibly fun! 

The Box is dedicated to providing improvisation education that will take your skills and confidence to a higher level. To this end, students will be placed in specific courses. If you have not attended a class at The Box before, you will begin with The Basic. Classes must have a minimum of 6 students in order to commence.

TUITION: $150.00

Tuition includes free admission to all performances of The Show, The Box’s House Ensemble, for the duration of class sessions.

**Must be at least 18 years of age to enroll in classes.