Calendar

Dec
11
Mon
Improvhi Workshop – Openings & Initiations @ The Arts at Marks Garage
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This improvhi workshop will focus on several types of openings for long form sets. Players will have the opportunity to explore different ways to generate information for a fun and idea filled show!

Participants should have some long form improv experience.

Workshop cost: $25

Instructor: Kimee Balmilero

Jan
22
Mon
Improv Workshop – Openings & Initiations @ Arts at Marks Garage
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This improvhi workshop will focus on several types of openings for long form sets. Players will have the opportunity to explore different ways to generate information for a fun, focused and idea filled show!

Participants should have some long form improv experience.

Workshop cost: $25

Feb
5
Mon
Intro to Musical Theatre @ Arts at Marks Garage
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

You’ve seen musicals. You’ve seen improv. You’ve seen musical improv and now you’d like to try it, right? RIGHT?

Improvisation is a great way to break out of your shell. MUSICAL improv is a great way to break out of your shell with an extra side of jazz hands!

In this two part workshop, students will learn the basics of musical improv comedy. This class will focus on song structure, on the fly group movement, building want songs, and incorporating songs into scenes.

NO MUSICAL TRAINING REQUIRED*. Seriously. This will be a fun, non-judgemental space where you will be to express your voice the way you want to.

Accompanist will be provided.

Class dates: Monday, February 5th and 12th
Class times: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Class cost: $60

*Participants should have some theatre or improv knowledge.

Class space is limited.

Jun
25
Mon
Improv Workshop: Group Work @ Arts At Marks
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This improvhi workshop will focus on how to strengthen group scenes through support, gifting and all around awesomeness. Players will explore different ways to generate information for a fun, focused and idea filled scene!

Participants should have some long form improv experience.

Workshop cost: $25
Instructor: Kimee Balmilero
Monday, June 25th 7pm-9pm
Arts at Marks in Chinatown – 1159 Nuuanu Ave.
Parking: Street or paid lot

Aug
30
Thu
Improvhi Comedy 201B (Must have completed 201A) @ Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This class will take the tools learned in our 101 Basics classes and apply them to comedic long form improv scenes. Students will dive deep into finding the “funny” of their scenes, building relationships, identifying patterns, heightening within the scene and group games. Students will also be introduced to several different long form openings to help generate ideas for their scenes.

At the end of the 201C session, students will have the opportunity to perform a showcase for invited guests.

All classes are 2 hours long. Students will learn the value of “yes, and”-ing, listening, agreement, support, and more in a safe, non judgmental environment.

Prerequisite: Must have completed 201A within 1 year

Class Dates:
Thursdays – 8/30, 9/6, 9/13

Class Times:
7pm – 9pm

Class Location:
All classes will be held at Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
691 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96813 – Second floor down the hall from Hungry Ear

Class Cost:
201B ONLY $75 (6 hours of instruction total)
Special $25 discount offered to students who decide to take 201A, 201B and 201C classes.
Message us for details

Sep
20
Thu
Improv Comedy 201C (Must Have Completed 201A & 201B) @ Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This class will take the tools learned in our 101 Basics classes and apply them to comedic long form improv scenes. Students will dive deep into finding the “funny” of their scenes, building relationships, identifying patterns, heightening within the scene and group games. Students will also be introduced to several different long form openings to help generate ideas for their scenes.

At the end of the 201C session, students will have the opportunity to perform a showcase for invited guests.

All classes are 2 hours long. Students will learn the value of “yes, and”-ing, listening, agreement, support, and more in a safe, non judgmental environment.

Prerequisite: Must have completed 201A and 201Bwithin 1 year

Class Dates:
Thursdays – 9/20, 9/27, 10/4

Class Times:
7pm – 9pm

Class Location:
All classes will be held at Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
691 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96813 – Second floor down the hall from Hungry Ear

Class Cost:
201C ONLY $75 (6 hours of instruction total)
Special $25 discount offered to students who decide to take 201A, 201B and 201C classes.
Message us for details

Oct
23
Tue
Improv Comedy 201A (Must Have Completed 101A-C) @ Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This class will take the tools learned in our 101 Basics classes and apply them to comedic long form improv scenes. Students will dive deep into finding the “funny” of their scenes, building relationships, identifying patterns, heightening within the scene and group games. Students will also be introduced to several different long form openings to help generate ideas for their scenes.

At the end of the 201C session, students will have the opportunity to perform a showcase for invited guests.

All classes are 2 hours long. Students will learn the value of “yes, and”-ing, listening, agreement, support, and more in a safe, non judgmental environment.

Prerequisite: Must have completed 101a, 101B &101C within 1 year

Class Dates:
Tuesdays- 10/23, 10/30, 11/6

Class Times:
7pm – 9pm

Class Cost:
201A $75 (6 hours of instruction total)
Special $25 discount offered to students who decide to take 201A, 201B and 201C classes.
Message us for details

Class Location:
All classes will be held at Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
691 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96813 – Second floor down the hall from Hungry Ear

Parking:
Metered street or paid structure

Nov
13
Tue
Improvhi Comedy 201B (Must have completed 201A) @ Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This class will take the tools learned in our 101 Basics classes and apply them to comedic long form improv scenes. Students will dive deep into finding the “funny” of their scenes, building relationships, identifying patterns, heightening within the scene and group games. Students will also be introduced to several different long form openings to help generate ideas for their scenes.

At the end of the 201C session, students will have the opportunity to perform a showcase for invited guests.

All classes are 2 hours long. Students will learn the value of “yes, and”-ing, listening, agreement, support, and more in a safe, non judgmental environment.

Prerequisite: Must have completed 201A within 1 year

Class Dates:
Tuesdays – 11/13, 11/20, 11/27

Class Times:
7pm – 9pm

Class Location:
All classes will be held at Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
691 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96813 – Second floor down the hall from Hungry Ear

Class Cost:
201B ONLY $75 (6 hours of instruction total)
Special $25 discount offered to students who decide to take 201A, 201B and 201C classes.
Message us for details

Dec
4
Tue
Improv Comedy 201C (Must Have Completed 201A & 201B) @ Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This class will take the tools learned in our 101 Basics classes and apply them to comedic long form improv scenes. Students will dive deep into finding the “funny” of their scenes, building relationships, identifying patterns, heightening within the scene and group games. Students will also be introduced to several different long form openings to help generate ideas for their scenes.

At the end of the 201C session, students will have the opportunity to perform a showcase for invited guests.

All classes are 2 hours long. Students will learn the value of “yes, and”-ing, listening, agreement, support, and more in a safe, non judgmental environment.

Prerequisite: Must have completed 201A and 201Bwithin 1 year

Class Dates:
Tuesdays – 12/4, 12/11, 12/18

Class Cost:
201C ONLY $75 (6 hours of instruction total)

Class Times:
7pm – 9pm

Class Location:
All classes will be held at Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
691 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96813 – Second floor down the hall from Hungry Ear

Parking:
Metered street or paid structure

Dec
5
Wed
Improv Comedy 101C (Must Have Completed 101A & 101B) @ Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Trying improv for the first time or just getting back into the swing of things? This intro level set of classes are designed to give you the basic tools of improv comedy. Our classes have been organized in 3 different “sub levels” to best suit most schedules.

All classes are 2 hours long. Students will learn the value of “yes, and”-ing, listening, agreement, support, and more in a safe, non judgmental environment.

Prerequisite: Must have completed 101A & 101B

Class Cost:
$75 (6 hours of instruction total)

Class Dates:
Wednesdays – 12/5, 12/12, 12/19

Class Times:
7pm – 9pm

Class Location:
All classes will be held at Happiness U at SALT in Kakaako
691 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96813 – Second floor down the hall from Hungry Ear

Parking:
Private lot, assigned spaces or street parking