The Comedy Improv Handbook
  • Author : Matt Fotis
  • Release Date : 14 October 2015
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Genre : Performing Arts
  • Pages : 220
  • ISBN 13 : 9781317390183

The Comedy Improv Handbook Book Summary

The Comedy Improv Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to University Improvisational Comedy in Theatre and Performance is a one-stop resource for both improv teachers and students, covering improv history, theory, maxims, exercises, games, and structures. You will learn the necessary skills and techniques needed to become a successful improviser, developing a basic understanding of the history of improvisation and its major influences, structures, and theories. This book also addresses issues associated with being a college improviser – like auditions, rehearsals, performances, and the dynamics of improv groups.

The Comedy Improv Handbook

The Comedy Improv Handbook

Author : Matt Fotis,Siobhan O'Hara
Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Performing Arts
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The Comedy Improv Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to University Improvisational Comedy in Theatre and Performance is a one-stop resource for both improv teachers and students, covering improv history, theory, maxims, exercises, games, and structures. You will learn the necessary skills and techniques needed to become a successful improviser, developing a ...

The Ultimate Improv Book

The Ultimate Improv Book

Author : Edward J. Nevraumont,Nicholas P. Hanson,Kurt Smeaton
Publisher : Meriwether Pub
Genre : Performing Arts
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Provides a curriculum consisting of twenty-four lessons, explaining what improvisation is, techniques, and how to start an improvisation team....

The Improv Handbook

The Improv Handbook

Author : Tom Salinsky,Deborah Frances-White
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Genre : Performing Arts
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The Improv Handbook is the most comprehensive, smart, helpful and inspiring guide to improv available today. Applicable to comedians, actors, public speakers and anyone who needs to think on their toes, it features a range of games, interviews, descriptions and exercises that illuminate and illustrate the exciting world of improvised ...

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Truth in Comedy

Author : Charna Halpern,Del Close,Kim Johnson
Publisher : Meriwether Pub
Genre : Humor
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Furnishes a comprehensive guide to improvisational techniques as used in stand-up comedy...

The Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Improvisation Manual

The Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Improvisation Manual

Author : Matt Besser,Ian Roberts,Matt Walsh
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Comedy
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The Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Improvisation Manual is a comprehensive guide to the UCB style of long form comedy improvisation. Written by UCB founding members Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, and Matt Walsh, the manual covers everything from the basics of two person scene work (with a heavy emphasis on finding "...

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Long Story Short

Author : Margot Leitman
Publisher : Sasquatch Books
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A comedian and Moth veteran lays out useful tips and tricks for maximizing the impact of your stories—so you can nail it every time Do you ever wish you could tell a story that leaves others spellbound? Comedian, Upright Citizens Brigade storytelling program founder, and Moth champion Margot Leitman ...

Ensemble Theatre Making

Ensemble Theatre Making

Author : Rose Burnett Bonczek,David Storck
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Performing Arts
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"Ensemble Theatre Making: A Practical Guide is the first comprehensive diagnostic handbook for building, caring for and maintaining ensemble. Successful ensembles don't happen by chance: they can be created, nurtured and maintained through specific actions taken by ensemble leaders and members. Ensemble Theatre Making provides a thorough step-by-step process to ...