Join Italian improvisation maestro, Pierpaolo Buzza, for an exciting weekend of improvisation workshops
Join us for an unforgettable weekend with veteran improviser, director, author, and actor, Pierpaolo Buzza.
With a rich background in storytelling and theatre, he brings a unique perspective to improv, offering insights into narrative, character, and genre. Don’t miss this chance to learn from a true improv expert!
We’ve got 3 awesome workshops to choose from, so you can mix and match, or really amp up your improv with the full package!
Sat 10am – 1pm: GAME OF THE SCENE
Discover the secret behind one of the most essential techniques in comedy improv. The “game of the scene” is your ticket to creating hilariously funny moments on the spot. It’s simpler than you think, once you know how to spot it!
In this workshop, you’ll unlock the power of the “game of the scene”, learn how to identify it, harness it, and use it to infuse your scenes with humor and comic relief.
Whether you’re a seasoned improviser or just starting your journey, this workshop is a must-attend. Don’t leave comedy to chance—master the game of the scene and take control of the laughter!
Join us for a morning of laughter, learning, and unforgettable improv moments. Let’s turn your scenes into comedy gold!
Sat 2pm – 5pm: EMOTIONAL SCENES
Emotions are the heart and soul of both our characters and our scenes. It all begins with the connection we build within ourselves and with our scene partners. But that’s just the beginning!
In this transformative workshop, you’ll discover the art of harnessing emotions in improv. Learn how to elevate the emotional intensity of your scenes, whether it means dialing it down or cranking it up.
Explore the nuances of emotional storytelling and find the key to unlocking unforgettable scenes. Whether you’re a seasoned performer or just starting your journey in improv, this workshop will help you connect with your audience on a deeper level.
Join us for an afternoon of exploration, connection, and unforgettable moments. Reserve your spot now and embark on a journey to master the art of emotional scenes.
Sun 10am – 5pm: MEMORABLE VILLAINS
Every great story needs its Shadow, its villains who we wouldn’t even invite for coffee, yet they captivate us like no other. What drives them? What makes them terrifying? How can we step into the shoes of these dark and enigmatic characters, even if they go against our own values?
Join us for a day of exploration as we delve deep into the world of villains. In this workshop, you’ll learn the techniques to bring these unforgettable antagonists to life on stage. Discover how to portray them credibly and with depth, leaving a lasting impact on your audience.
Whether you’re an experienced actor or new to the world of theater, this workshop will help you master the art of becoming a memorable villain. Embrace your dark side and learn the secrets of crafting characters that will leave a lasting impression.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to unlock the mysteries of villains and elevate your performance to the next level. Sign up now and embrace the dark soul of a criminal!
Sun 7pm – 8pm STUDENT SHOWCASE (optional)
As a special treat included with the Sunday workshop, we invite you to join us for a captivating student showcase. This is your chance to shine on stage, guided by the expertise of Pierpaolo.
This long-form show will revolve around the intriguing theme of Villains. It’s a perfect opportunity to put your newfound skills to the test and showcase your talent to friends and family.
Mark your calendar and invite your loved ones to experience the magic of improv at our special FREE student showcase on Sunday night, for an hour of laughter, drama, and villainous delights!
You can choose any combination of the workshops, with savings when you book multiple.
- One half day: $50
- Both half days: $95 (save $5)
- Full day: $95
- Full day + 1 x half day: $135 (save $10)
- All 3 workshops: $180 (save $15)
More information will be provided to participants closer to the date, but if you have any questions please feel free to get in touch – firstname.lastname@example.org