Level 5: Improv Performance Study
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About the class
This class is the culmination of the IMPROV YOUR LIFE™ curriculum, integrating all of the tools and techniques learned over the previous levels to help students develop themselves into empowered comedians. By the end of this class students will possess all the necessary IMPROV skills allowing them to focus on their comedic LIFE skills. After completing the IMPROV YOUR LIFE™ program, students are eligible to audition for house teams and are encouraged to develop their own improv teams, sketch groups, stand-up material, or solo shows.
Prerequisite: Level 4: Advanced 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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|Grad Show | Level 5 Improv | Bishop-Wright 3/5||Tue 03/05/19||8:00pm||The Striker Stage 123 E 24th St (b/t Park & Lex) New York, NY 10010||Register|