Experienced TeacherPatti served her theatre apprenticeship at the world renowned Loose Moose Theatre with Keith Johnstone. It is her knowledge, technique and application of her improvisational skills, which makes Patti a unique and dynamic instructor. She has taught in Germany, France, Sweden, Norway, Holland, UK, Hong Kong, NZ, Canada, USA, and Australia. For such illustrious schools as The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Oxford University, Central School of Speech and Drama, Actors Centre, Melbourne University & Calgary University plus numerous theatre companies. Patti Stiles is co-director of Secret Impro Theatre and the past Artistic Director of Impro Melbourne and Rapid Fire Theatre (Canada) and holds the un-official world record for being the first female improviser to perform for 53 hours straight in the famous Canadian show Die Nasty-the live improvised soap opera. Patti has been interviewed for the improvisation books Something Like A Drug and The Improv Handbook, which includes a dedication to her.
Spontaneous ImprovisationThe class is focused on Spontaneous Improvisation through the techniques of Keith Johnstone. The exercises allow one to release their imaginations in a supportive non-judgemental environment.
Learning through experience, play and laughter.The class exercises are focused on participation and creative release. It is an active and fun workshop where students learn through the doing of the exercises themselves.
Improvisation is a wonderfully fun and inspiring way to let our imaginations loose while having a great time doing so. This class is an introduction to the basic skills and techniques of improvisation.
In a playful and supportive environment we explore a variety of improvisation exercises designed to encourage fearlessness, and release creativity. The workshop is filled with laughter as we discover how much fun the spontaneous moment can be and what wonders our imaginations deliver once we stop trying so hard to be right, good or clever.
Intro to Impro requires no prior improvisation or performance experience.
These classes are designed for adults 18 years or older.
Choose from 2 available sessions:
Please contact us for upcoming dates and/or more information about this class.
- Broken Mirror Studios
2C Staley St
Brunswick, VIC 3056
- Class / Group Sessions