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.

FREE Women & Non-Binary Drop-In Class

Tuesdays May 7 to June 28, 7pm-8:30pm

A safe space to explore who we are as improvisers! This all-levels class will address stumbling blocks that women and gender minorities face in improv. Join us on Tuesdays this May and June to Kick Off Your Heels and have some fun!

If you have any questions, contact Andy at andy@kinkonauts.com.

Thursday May 2, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

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-part introduction to improvised theatre.

Dates: Thursdays May 2-23, 2019 | 7PM – 9PM
Showcase: Sunday June 2 | 8pm

Sign up today at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/intro-to-improv-part-i-testing-the-waters-thursdays-may-2-23-2019-tickets-53321831032

Prerequisites: none

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!

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!

Wednesday May 8, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

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-part introduction to improvised theatre.

Dates: Wednesdays May 8-29, 2019 | 7PM – 9PM
Showcase: Sunday June 2 | 8pm

Sign up today at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/intro-to-improv-part-i-testing-the-waters-wednesdays-may-8-29-2019-tickets-53321906257

Prerequisites: none

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!

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!

Thursday May 30, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Continue building on what you learned in Intro to Improv: Part I, and wade into spontaneous agreement, character, and stage skills in this 4-part course. Then, show off what you’ve learned in a special class showcase!

DATES: THURSDAYS, MAY 30 – JUNE 20 | 7-9PM
SHOWCASE: SUNDAY JUNE 23 | 8PM

Register online at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/intro-to-improv-part-ii-thursdays-may-30-june-20-tickets-53321940359

PREREQUISITES: INTRO TO IMPROV PART I, OR RECOMMENDATION BY INSTRUCTOR

This course is Part II of our two-part Intro to Improv. If you are a continuing student, you may qualify for a $25.00 discount! Email jaime@kinkonauts.com before registering for more info.

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.

Cancellations*:

  • There will be no Dojo on Saturday, April 20 as Reactor Improv Festival is taking place
  • 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.