|Posted by Jon Lannen on January 1, 2018 at 2:00 AM|
The Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy presents Denver's only short form improvisational curriculum!
The Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy will feature an eclectic class offering in the realm of comedy, including improv, sketch, stand-up and writing. The inaugural course will be the short-form improv comedy series led by improv veteran Jon Jon Lannen. Upcoming courses of the short form classes will include an all-star faculty!
Jon Jon Lannen has performed short form improv comedy with Gay vs. Straight at Tracks Denver, On The Spot at the Bovine Metropolis Theater, Queerbots at Hamburger Mary's & The Clocktower Cabaret and The Second City at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. He is also the owner of Jon Jon & Co.
Jon Jon & Co. has partnered with The Clocktower Cabaret, located on the bottom floor of Denver's legendary Clocktower Building in the heart of 16th Street, for the location of the School of Comedy. Classes will be held on select Saturdays from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. The short form 101-301 courses are four weeks and costs only $99.
Short Form Improv 101
Short Form Improv 101 is class one of three of the Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy Improv series. No prerequisite required.
101, level one of the three level program, is for anyone interested in improv comedy! This course will focus on the 'yes-and' philosophy, basics of improv, pantomime practice, scene work, and an introduction to short-form improvisation games, as seen on Whose Line Is It Anyway?
All class participants receive an autographed copy of Jon Jon Lannen's best-selling book about improv, The Giraffe That Taught Me How To Laugh.
Session 1 begins January 6th, 2018! Registration open - enroll now! THIS SESSION IS SOLD OUT!
Session 2 begins April 7th, 2018! Registration open - enroll now!
Short Form Improv 201
Short Form Improv 201 is class two of three of the Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy Improv series. Prerequisite is Short Form Improv 101.
201, level two of the three level program, continues lessons from 101. The course will dive deeper into improvised scene work and short form games! The class navigates participants through ensemble, character and advanced scene work.
Session 1 begins February 3rd, 2018! Registration open - enroll now! REGISTRATION CLOSED!
Session 2 begins May 5th, 2018! Registration open - enroll now!
Short Form Improv 301
Short Form Improv 301 is the final course and class three of the Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy Improv series. Prerequisite is Short Form Improv 101 & 201.
301, the final level of the program, is the culmination of levels 101 & 201. The 301 Short Form improv Course will focus heavily on short form improv comedy games to prepare participants for the Short Form Improv Graduation Showcase.
Session begins March 3rd, 2018! Registration open - enroll now! REGISTRATION CLOSED!
Session 2 begins in June 2nd, 2018! Registration open - enroll now!
Short Form Improv Graduation Showcase
Short Form Improv Graduation Showcase is the culmination of all three courses of the Jon Jon & Co. School of Improv series.
The Short Form Improv Showcase for Grad Class #1 is scheduled for March 31st, 2018!
The Short Form Improv Showcase for Grad Class #2 is scheduled for June 30th, 2018!
Jon Jon & Co. is thrilled to have you join the family and jump into the wonderful world of improvisation!
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