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Spotlight on Comedy Improv Summer Camp (Age 10-14)

Improv is acting without a script - making up scenes on the spot. Learn how to successfully and hilariously create an improvised scene.
John Barthelmes
313 total reviews for this teacher
4 reviews for this class
Completed by 19 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
55 minutes
per class
5x per week
over 1 week
year olds
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

The "rules" and techniques of comedy improv.
Teamwork - how to support and make your scene partner look good.
Making quick choices to apply to a scene.
Learn how to accept and build on a scene.
Learn how to make people laugh!
I own and am the Artistic Director of a youth based educational Performing Arts Center. We produce over 20 plays and musicals each year which I direct, produce and music direct (and build sets, create props, run tech). I also direct plays and musicals in area elementary, middle and high schools as well as teach several acting and theatre performance courses at the college level. I have specifically been teaching and performing in varioud Improv troupes for over 20 years.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
There will be a fun final performance at the end of the week.
4 hours 35 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


John Barthelmes
Lives in the United States
College teacher for over 20 years!
313 total reviews
425 completed classes

About Me

I love to teach! I love the look on a student's face when they "get it" or when they realize how much they love (or are allowed to enjoy) what they are learning!

I have been teaching Mathematics, Computer Science (programming) and Theatre... 
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