INTRO TO IMPROV 1-3

New to the Planet Ant Training Center? Then you’ve come to the right place. This series of classes will provide an introduction to Planet Ant's unique style of scenic improv comedy. Each six-week session will build on the last, as you learn tons of improv concepts and techniques through all sorts of fun and exciting games and exercises, all the while meeting new friends and sharing laughs along the way. 

Please note: All new students, regardless of previous training, must start at Intro To Improv 1. 

Contact us if you have any questions about our training center.


Intro To Improv 1

$165.00* - A $25 late registration fee will be added on Friday, September 16.

The next 6-week session:

Wednesdays | September 21 - October 26 | 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Instructor: Quintin Hicks

Saturdays | September 24 - October 29 | 11am - 2pm
Instructor: Mike McGettigan

Your improv education starts with Intro to Improv 1 where your seasoned instructor will create a safe and supportive environment, allowing you to learn the skills you’ll need to become a successful performer. You’ll be introduced to the fundamentals of improvised comedy and build your confidence through exercises focusing on listening, agreement, spontaneity, object work, and basic scene development.

This class is perfect for beginning improvisers or the complete novice looking to discover how improv can change their lives for the better when it comes to meeting new people, speaking in public, feeling more confident, and just having more fun!

*Please note that the price includes an online processing fee.

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Intro To Improv 2

$165.00* - A $25 late registration fee will be added on Friday, September 16.

In order to qualify for Intro 2, you must have completed our Intro 1 class within the last 6 months.

The next 6-week session:

Saturdays | September 24 - October 29 | 11am - 2pm
Instructor: Michael Hovitch

In this class, you will hone the basic improv fundamentals that were introduced in Intro to Improv 1. You will continue to add new skills to your improv toolbox as you learn techniques for creating memorable characters and rich environments that will further flesh out your scenes.

*Please note that the price includes an online processing fee.

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Intro To Improv 3

$165.00* - A $25 late registration fee will be added on Friday, September 16.

In order to qualify for Intro 3, you must have completed our Intro 2 class within the last 6 months.

The next 6-week session:

Tuesdays | September 20 - October 25 | 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Instructor: Dave Davies

In the final level of our Intro program, you will continue to sharpen your improv skills as you use all the techniques taught in Intro 1 & 2 to begin creating fully fleshed-out scenes. You'll learn to make strong initiations and find the game of the scene while creating grounded, character-driven work. Students will also begin learning about the long-form improv format as their instructor introduces them to the Commando long-form style.

This session will conclude with a performance on Planet Ant's stage as part of our Student Showcase night.

*Please note that the price includes an online processing fee.

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After graduating from our Intro Program you'll move on to our Intermediate Classes.