About the class
This class will help students further their understanding of the IMPROV YOUR LIFE™ philosophy. Students will explore new ways to utilize techniques to give them more ownership of how their scenes are united into a show. Because of the unique nature of this class, students have an opportunity to work with an evolving curriculum based on the desires of the students in it.
Prerequisite Level 3: Intermediate Scenework
Marcus Bishop-Wright knows this is ridiculous.
He’s spent the majority of his adult life trying to figure out a way to make a living playing pretend – the very concept of which is asinine. Be it passion, or addiction, Marcus has been acting since the 80s, improvising since the 90s, and teaching since the 00s. All of this is so juvenile, though. I mean I guess he justifies it by burying himself in a community of like-minded case studies in insecurity.
That’s not a judgment, though – really. He loves doing it, so he’s genuine, if not infuriating. But listing the myriad of famous and famous-ish people with whom he’s studied or worked, or listing the times he’s been on TV; it just all seems excessive for a guy who likes being silly so much, he takes it way too seriously.
I mean, look at this bio! He/I wrote it – me/him. He is so invested in this junk, that he wrote this in the third person, so as to keep with the traditional format of the talent bio, and therefore hopefully not seem like some too-cool-for-school, d-bag.
He blew it.
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