Further Comedy Improvisation: Performance Skills Six Week Workshop with Showcase
with Luke Sorba
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Every Tuesday 6:30 to 9:30pm, for six weeks.
+ Friday Showcase
Price: £175 (£150 concession) (Concession for students, seniors, unemployed, Equity, members of The Comedy School)
At the Comedy School in Camden, London.
A series of workshops for intermediate and advanced improvisers with a solid grounding in basic improvisation skills.
Each week Luke will take you through a set of linked performance games - e.g Freeze Games, Format Parodies, Verbal Restrictions, Extended Narrative etc. (We will also work on how to host improv)
By the end of the course you will have had explained, watched and practiced a varied repertoire of over 20 games qualifying you to get out there and perform in front of an audience with real confidence.
The course culminates with a Showcase,
in which you perform for a warm and friendly audience.
[The recommended minimum age for this course is
16. If anyone under 16 would like to attend, we are happy to assess this on
an individual basis; please contact us before booking.]
The Comedy School 14-15 Gloucester Gate, London, NW1 4HG [ MAP ] 0207 486 1844
LUKE SORBA debuted as a stand-up comedian at London's Comedy Store.
He co-founded the improvised comedy company "Spontaneous Combustion" with Jake Arnott, Phil Whelans, Alison Goldie, Chris Stanton, Patrick Marber and Andrew Bailey and later joined by Stella Duffy and Niall Ashdown.
He was also a central figure in establshing the show "Theatresports" in the UK.
Luke hosted the radio panel game, "You Asked For It" for BBC Radio 4 and authored and performed in the radio sitcoms, "The World as we Know it" and "Losers".
He acted in four seasons of the BBC1 TV entertainment show "Confessions" and divides his time between acting and writing.
Luke has perfomed in Australia, Canada, USA, Italy, France, Germany and Spain but has always lived in South East London.
Luke recently performed in Paul Merton's Impro Chums and Marcus Brigstocke's "Unavailable for Comment". In the coming year he lines up with Ross Noble.
Luke does a fictional weekly blog in the guise of a comedy character - an outspoken Communist playwright - he created called FC Naylor.