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No music experience required! Find how to let the music lead you to discover lyrics to songs not yet written. Based on the improvised musical format you will practice group numbers, duets, trios, and even solos. Led by producer and performers Nicole Zylstra and James Jordan (Improv! the Musical), this intro to musical improv bootcamp will have you practicing:
-Rhythm and target rhyming games to boost your confidence
-Vocal warm-ups and singing tips, intro to harmony
-Basic group movement principles to make any song look like you choreographed it!
-Components of a song and song styles; opening numbers, duets, trios, and solos
-Basic narrative format
DATES: SATURDAY & SUNDAY JUNE 22 & 23 | 10AM – 3PM
SHOWCASE: JUNE 23 | 8PM
Register online at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/with-a-song-in-your-heart-the-art-of-the-improvised-musical-tickets-62798778838
8 hours of instruction plus showcase
Prerequisites: None (basic understanding of improv is an asset)
If you are a continuing student from this season, you qualify for a $25.00 discount! Email firstname.lastname@example.org 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!