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Workshop Date: Sunday, April 10, 2022 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM MT
Location: Online Workshop
Instructor(s): Holly Laurent
Price: $60/person
Special Notes:
  • This is an online event! Please read carefully for info. Participants will receive event links and details 12-24 hours in advance of the event; if you have not received this information by then, please email [email protected]!
  • Students will receive an email with class details and links 12-24 hours before the class. If you do not see this email, please check your spam folder as well!
  • Minimum class size is 8 students.

Getting Back into Improv Shape w/ Holly Laurent (Sun 4/10) [Workshop]

This two hour intensive workshop focuses on the psychology of performance (building trust and self confidence,) better listening (on stage and in life,) and the art of failure and risk. We will explore a few simple tools that make playing more carefree and joyful.  [Half lecture and discussion/half scene work. All levels.]

Holly Laurent is an LA based comic and writer. A Chicago native, she is an alumnus of the Second City main stage where she wrote and performed three critically acclaimed revues. She is the creator/host of the hit podcasts MEGA and It’s A Wonderful Lie. Past credits include: TBS Just For Laughs Festival Montreal, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company and The Second City national touring company. Holly received an M.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts from Columbia College, and performs at the Upright Citizens Brigade in LA. Her award winning short film Brought to You by Satan made its festival premiere in 2020. Her film and television credits include A.P. Bio (NBC) All Rise (CBS), Tacoma FD (truTV), Drunk History (Comedy Central), Food: The Source of Life (Adult Swim), Key & Peele (Comedy Central), Barely Famous (VH1), Funny or Die: Exclusives and The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS).