Winner of the 2012 INNY award for best comedy class, The Art of Slow Comedy teaches students how to slow down so you can find the “game” in the scene quicker. Learn how to connect with your partner so your scene work will be more grounded and real. Focus of the workshops can be different.
$65 per person. Maximum: 16 students
Day/Time: Saturday 10AM - 1PM
Class Dates: August 31, 2013
Student Showcase: None
Class Location: ImprovBoston Main Theater
ABOUT JIMMY CARRANE
Jimmy Carrane is the host of Improv Nerd and co-author of “Improvising Better: A Guide to the Working Improviser.” He is the former host of Studio 312 on Chicago Public Radio. He has taught at The Second City, IO-Chicago, The Annoyance and Victory Gardens.
Jimmy was recently seen in the films “LOL” and “Public Enemies” with Johnny Depp. His other film and TV credits include “The Playboy Club,” “ER,” “Natural Born Killers,” “Early Edition,” “The Untouchables,” “Stash” and “Tapioca.” He was an original member of The Annoyance Theater, Armando at The IO-Chicago and was a member of Carl and The Passions and Burning Desires.
He has performed in some of Chicago most innovative and ground-breaking long-form improv shows, such as “Jazz Freddy” and “Naked” (a two-person one-hour improvised scene with MAD TV’s Stephanie Weir.)
Other theater/improv credits include: “I’m 27, I Still Live at Home and Sell Office Supplies,” “Godshow,” “Every Old Man,” “Living in Dwarf’s House” and “Summer Rental” at The Second City etc.