This course serves as an introduction to improvisational theater and its enriching techniques for finding joy in everyday life through specialized online, real-time video interactions. Through eight synchronous sessions, students are introduced to the fundamental principles of improv and its practical applications with short form games that inculcate the philosophies and methods unique to Third World Improv.
PHL / HKG / TPE (GMT+8) 9:00-11:00 AM
AUS (AEDT) 12:00 PM
Saturdays and Sundays
November 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
December 5, 6
US Time Zones
November 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28
December 4, 5
PDT 6:00-8:00 PM
CDT 8:00-10:00 PM
EDT 9:00-11:00 PM
No performance experience necessary. Open to participants in and outside of the Philippines. For ages 18 and above. Limited slots only. Pre-registration required.
See Admission Rules tab.
About the Instructor: Aryn Cristobal has been performing with SPIT since 2006 and is a founding member of Third World Improv. She received part of her extensive improv training at Magnet Theater and The PIT, two of New York's most prominent improv schools, and was briefly on the house team of Treehouse Theater. She has been fortunate to learn from improv greats including Charna Halpern, Mark Sutton, Armando Diaz and Kevin Mullaney. Since then, she has performed and taught in festivals in New York, Chicago, Bogota, Shanghai, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Outside improv, Aryn is a model, commercial actress, events host, and part-time "odd-job holder."
Third World Improv Goes Online! An exciting line-up of workshops, classes, and lectures made especially so they can be done online during the quarantine. After all, improvising is all about saying yes to the moment and adapting.
For this event, we are using Zoom. Instructions will be sent via your login email registered on Ticket2Me.
To fully appreciate this program, please make sure that:
▫️ the latest version of Zoom (version 5.2.x) is installed on your device with working camera, speakers/earphones and mic. Desktop/laptop preferred. One device per participant
▫️ you have stable internet connection
▫️ you are situated in a place with ample privacy, good lighting, minimal background noise and enough space for you to stand up and fully stretch your arms out to both sides
▫️ you are not in a moving vehicle or in the middle of a meal
▫️ you can come 15 minutes earlier so we can start on time
Questions? Email email@example.com
Set up in 2015 by the members of the pioneering improv group SPIT, Third World Improv aims to produce improv practitioners who are authentic, innovative, culturally and socially relevant and a lot of fun.