This workshop is great for improvisors & performers of all experience levels and the skills conditioned can strengthen the individuals active listening throughout all aspects of performance.
Getting your scenes started strong is what we are aiming for. This workshop will emphasize empowering yourself with bold choices as the top. We will focus on initiations and responses rich with specifics along with powerful listening skills. The results will lead to establishing information that will build wonderful connections with your scene partner so you can get out of your way and play.
- Instructor: Jacque Arend
- Date: Saturday, December 16th, 2017
- Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm
- Location: The Torch Theatre
- Cost: $20.00
- Prerequisite: Any Performance Experience. Improv recommended but not necessary.
- This class is limited in size.
Jacque Arend started improvising in 2005. Her first dose of education came from IO Chicago’s summer intensive. She co-founded The Torch Theatre (Phoenix, Arizona) in 2007 and teaches Ensemble Performance, Advanced Formats, as well as various workshop focuses including Deconstruction. Jacque is the lead instructor for The Torch Theatre’s Corporate Team Building program and administers the training center. In addition, she is the Director of Improv/Comedy Programming at Arizona Actors Academy and is the registration coordinator for Camp Improv Utopia. Jacque is a regular performer with a handful of ongoing troupes, such as Skewed News Hour, JaxN Reed, Birds & Broads and MuChuChu. Jacque has played on main stage of the Phoenix Improv Festival for the last eleven years. Recently she has performed at the 2016 District Improv Festival, 2017 San Diego Improv Festival, 2017 Del Close Marathon. She has traveled to teach at both the District Improv Festival and Camp Improv Utopia East.