Crash Course in Comedy 2022

Registration begins December 1, 2021

At MacGuffin, no matter the circumstances, we’re ready to help you grow as actors!

Crash Course in Comedy (Middlers & Teens 11-18 yrs.) – 1 week
August 1-5

Get intensive training in improvisation and sketch comedy. Learn to say ‘yes’ to what is offered and find the humor in everyday situations and bizarre ones, too. Act 1 of our show will feature sketch comedy from Monty Python, Upright Citizens Brigade, the Reduced Shakespeare Company and/or Saturday Night Live and original sketches. Act 2 will be our version of the popular TV show, Whose Line is it Anyway? There will be a performance on August 5th at 7 PM.

Directors: Jen Jaynes & Tina Lynch
Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 9:30 AM- 3:30 PM

9:30 AM-12:30 PM – Sketch rehearsal
12:30-1:30 PM –  Lunch
1:30-3:30 PM – Improv rehearsal

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