Classes

Learn The Art of Improv

The Calgary Improv School offers improv classes to take you from beginner to expert, engaging your creativity and fun, and performing on the completely made-up stage. Improve your work, relationships, and well-being with the best brain training on the planet, taught by the best improvisors in the city.

Tuesday November 20, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

This class is now full. Please check out our next Intro: Part 1 that runs Wednesdays starting November 28, or contact jaime@kinkonauts.com to be placed on a waiting list.

You love watching, now get playing! Get your feet wet with the basics of improv and turn fear into fun with this easy-going introduction to improvised theatre. Then, show off what you’ve learned in a special class showcase!

DATES: TUESDAYS, NOVEMBER 20 – DECEMBER 11 | 7PM – 9PM
STUDENT SHOWCASE: SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16 | 8PM

PREREQUISITES: NONE

Planning to take more than one class this season? Register for two or more to receive a $25 rebate on each class. Questions? Email jaime@kinkonauts.com

Instructor: Nicole Zylstra
Sunday November 25, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Telling effective and entertaining stories is what improvisers strive to do! Make your scenes go swimmingly by creating strong beginnings; introducing narrative shifts, conflicts, or tension; and satisfyingly wrapping up your stories.

DATES: SUNDAYS, NOVEMBER 25 – DECEMBER 16 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
SHOWCASE: DECEMBER 16 | 8PM

PREREQUISITESINTRO TO IMPROV PARTS I & II, OR RECOMMENDATION BY INSTRUCTOR

Planning to take more than one class this season? Register for two or more to receive a $25 rebate on each class. Questions? Email jaime@kinkonauts.com

**Info about Showcases:
Every Calgary Improv School course has a showcase opportunity on a Sunday evening following the final class. Participation is optional, so you do you! Each group will get around 20 minutes to demonstrate some of the things they learned in class. Invite your friends and family to check out your improv chops!

Instructor: Logan Teske
Wednesday November 28, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Session added due to popular demand!

You love watching, now get playing! Get your feet wet with the basics of improv and turn fear into fun with this easy-going introduction to improvised theatre. Then, show off what you’ve learned in a special class showcase!

DATES: Wednesdays, November 28 to December 19 | 7PM – 9PM
STUDENT SHOWCASE: December 16 | 8PM

Register today at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/intro-to-improv-part-i-testing-the-waters-november-28-december-19-2018-tickets-52729836360

PREREQUISITES: NONE

Planning to take more than one class this season? Register for two or more to receive a $25 rebate on each class. Questions? Email jaime@kinkonauts.com

**Info about Showcases:
Every Calgary Improv School course has a showcase opportunity on a Sunday evening near the final class. Participation is optional, so you do you! Each group will get around 20 minutes to demonstrate some of the things they learned in class. Invite your friends and family to check out your improv chops!

Instructors: Nicole Zylstra, Jess Lindal
Thursday January 3, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Give the gift of improv to a loved one (or yourself) this holiday season!

You love watching, now get playing!  Get your feet wet with the basics of improv and turn fear into fun with this easy-going 4-class introduction to improvised theatre.

Dates: Thursdays January 3-24, 2019 | 7PM – 9PM
Showcase: January 27 | 8pm

Sign up today at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/intro-to-improv-part-i-testing-the-waters-january-3-24-2019-tickets-52557968298

Prerequisites: none

Instructor: TBA

This 4-class plus Student Showcase course is Part I of our two-part Intro to Improv. Want to sign up for Part I & II together? There’s a discount for that! Email jaime@kinkonauts.com to learn more!

**Info about Showcases:
Every Calgary Improv School course has a showcase opportunity on a Sunday evening after the final class. Participation is optional, so you do you! Each group will get around 20 minutes to demonstrate some of the things they learned in class. Invite your friends and family to check out your improv chops!

Saturday Drop-in Dojo

Kinkonauts Saturday Dojo 1pmCalgary’s only year-round drop-in improv class!

Get your weekly improv fix at our adult drop-in improv Dojo on Saturdays* from 1pm to 3pm. One of the talented Kinkonauts will guide you through a fun workshop open to all levels of improvisers!

The workshop is only $5 for all students.

If you have any questions about Dojo, please email Michael at dojo@kinkonauts.com.

*We will occasionally cancel Dojo on a holiday or for a special event. You can always check ahead of time by emailing us or joining our Dojo Facebook group for updates.