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IMPROV CONSERVATORY:

The Improv Conservatory is an audition-based program for those interested in professional improv performance. Those chosen for the conservatory will participate in a weekly improv training session.

The conservatory is an 8-week ensemble program that concludes with participants creating and performing in 3 Long-Form improv shows as part of the programming at The Grindstone Comedy Theatre. The Conservatory consists of 8 classes, 8 performances (a cast of 4 will perform in each show) and 7 rehearsals.

Conservatory Auditions are now closed. If you have questions or wish to audition next year, please email jpepin@grindstonetheatre.ca

 AUDITION DATES: Saturday November 25th, 2023 & Tuesday December 12th, 2023 

CLASS DATES: January 16 - March 5, 2024 | Tuesdays  |   6:00 - 8:00PM 

 PERFORMANCE DATES:  March 10 - May 5, 2024 |   Sundays | 7:00 - 8:00PM | *There is no performance on   March 31st, 2024 

 REHEARSAL DATES:  March 12 - April 30, 2024 |   Tuesdays | 6:00 - 8:00PM | *There is no rehearsal on   March 26, 2024 

 LOCATION:  Classes/Performances - Grindstone Theatre (10019 81 Ave NW) | Rehearsals - Grindstone Studio (9562 82 Ave NW) 

 INSTRUCTOR:  Lee Boyes  

 PREREQUISITE:  200 level Improv class, or professional performance experience. This is an audition based class. 

 COST:  $300 

Term Dates: Jan 14 - May, 2024

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