Character Showcase Class- June - Megan Grano - Studio 2

iO West

Sunday, June 7, 2015 - Sunday, June 14, 2015
iO West 6366 Hollywood Blvd. Los AngelesCA  90028
Sunday, June 7, 2015 - Sunday, June 14, 2015
iO West 6366 Hollywood Blvd. Los AngelesCA  90028

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What's Included

Class will be Sunday, June 7 10-1, Wednesday 6/10 4-7PM, Sunday 6/14 10-1. Don't be caught off-guard next time you're called on to do a character showcase. In this one-day workshop, we will explore the unique characters and celebrity impersonations that are best suited just for you. Come with ideas... or come with nothing. Either way, you will leave looking forward to the next time you get to showcase yourself. (10 students max). Megan has been coaching, teaching and directing for over 10 years. She has worked with a wide variety of comics and comedians, as well as doing one-one-one coaching for many clients including Ashton Kutcher and Sheryl Sandberg.

About This Organizer

The LA branch of Chicago’s famed ImprovOlympic, iO West boasts dozens of L.A.’s best improv and sketch comedians as alums. Based on the work of director Del Close and co-founder Charna Halpern, iO pioneered the long-form improv style known as Harold, and created a story-based approach to improvisatory acting. iO West classes include seven levels of advanced improv training, as well as sketch and television writing programs, and students can also enroll in shorter workshops in subjects ranging from storytelling to commercial audition and beyond.  

L.A.'s premiere improv and sketch comedy venue, the iO WEST Theatre (formerly Improv Olympic), features the best improv and sketch comedy in Hollywood, with shows on two stages, seven nights a week! Celebrity guests perform with veteran improvisers every week. iO WEST's 99-seat, two-level Mainstage theatre includes a full bar, cocktail service, and state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems. The Andy Dick Black Box is “the lab in the back:” an experimental space that is open to all ages. Additionally, iO WEST offers improv classes, writing classes, and much more. Our alumni feature the best and brightest actors, writers, and directors in the entertainment industry, including: Emmy-winner, Tina Fey, as well as Amy Poehler, Vince Vaughn, Adam McKay, Mike Myers, Jack McBrayer, Seth Meyers, Chris Farley, Andy Dick, Andy Richter, as well as numerous writers and performers from Saturday Night Live, MADtv, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Late Night With Conan O'Brien, 30 Rock… not to mention the most promising talent of tomorrow.

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