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 with Improviser Lee Boyes.
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.
Auditions are now open for registration!
Audition registrations will close November 28th, 2022.
CLASS DATES: January 16 - March 13 | Mondays | 6:00 - 8:00pm *there is no class on Feb 20th*
PERFORMANCE DATES: March 16 - May 4 | Thursdays | 7:00 - 8:00pm or 9:00 - 10:00pm
REHEARSAL DATES: March 20 - May 1 | Mondays | 6:00 - 8:00pm
LOCATION: Classes/Performances - Grindstone Theatre (10019 81 Ave NW) | Rehearsals - Grindstone Studio (9562 82 Ave NW)
INSTRUCTOR: Lee Boyes
PREREQUISITE: This is an audition based class.
Term Dates: Apr 15 - Jun 12, 2023
Term Dates: Jul - Aug 2023
Term Dates: Sep 16 - Nov 13, 2023