workshop

Learn improv comedy & support charity

Learn improv comedy & support charity

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am the Founder of Humor for Hope, a non profit that uses trauma informed comedy as a form of therapy for populations suffering from trauma, acute, chronic and terminal illness. I have a degree in Comedy Studies and Sitcom Writing. I received my improv training from the Second City, iO and the Annoyance Theater. I have led workshops in Africa, along the Syrian border in Southeast Turkey, for…
Humor For Hope
Humor For Hope
Humor For Hope
Humor For Hope

About Humor for Hope

Our mission is to provide populations suffering from trauma, acute, chronic, or terminal illness an opportunity to experience improvisational comedy as a therapeutic intervention. Humor for Hope partners with families, caregivers, and medical staff to utilize improvisation and humor as a form of healing therapy in children's hospitals, schools, and refugee camps.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Humor for Hope. .

What we’ll do

First we will cover a brief history of improvisation and introduce improv basics. Then participants will learn the most basic foundational skills needed to create strong improvised scenes. Some of these skills include building ensemble, giving and taking focus, object work, character work and, one of the most crucial fundamentals of improv, the concept of “yes, and.” Participants will learn…

What else you should know

Our workshop is held in a local yoga studio so we kindly ask that you remove your shoes and in lieu of chairs we use bolsters and floor cushions.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
1 alcoholic or non alcoholic beverage

What to bring

A sense of humor
Comfortable clothing
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₹3,233 per person
₹3,233 per person