Wednesday 5/19 – Wednesday 7/7

18+

In this class you will use scene work and group exercises to explore the joy of improvisation, be more confident, trusting and graceful on stage. Learn  “Yes, and…!” until you have to say “No, thank you”. Focus on positive choices to initiate scenes, real-life and character monologues grounded in TRUTH!

 

The PIT’s Intro to Improv class creates a rich and nurturing environment that will benefit your physical, emotional and mental health.  A final, remote, graduation performance at the PIT for friends, family, and others.” Spread the Word!

Calendar for Level 1 Improv

Location

ZOOM

Download ZOOM: https://zoom.us/download
ZOOM Homepage: https://zoom.us/

A URL will be emailed after you register.

Instructor

Winner of the ComedySportz RVA Winter/ Spring 2021 Virtual Rumble with Bianchi & Byland.  Winner of the Queen City Global 3-on-3 Tournament 2020 with Burnett Brigade.

Jenn Bianchi is an improvisor, teacher, and producer for The PIT-Chapel Hill.  She has been an active participant in the Southeastern improv scene for almost a decade. Jenn has taught workshops and classes for DSI, Alchemy, Charlotte Comedy Theatre, ComedyWorx, and several festivals across the East Coast.  She is a founding member of the all-female improv team The Land Mermaids.  In addition, she also performs with Now are the Foxes, Elegant Pierogies, Sister Scavenge with Mandy Butler, and Bianchi & Byland with Elizabeth Byland.  Jenn is also a producer for Franklin St Comedy Festival, Ain’t She Funny Comedy Fest, and Queen City Comedy Experience. Jenn is a big believer in discovering the joy in improv by focusing on characters and relationships.  She has studied with instructors from iO, Second City (Toronto and Chicago), The Groundlings, ImprovBoston, Annoyance, UCB, and many more.  Outside of improv Jenn worked in corporate America for over a decade as a Regional Training Manager until she quit in her pajamas to go back to school.