Improv 101 for youth/teens

Four Week Course | Age 10-15

Monday afternoons 4-5:30pm

June 26, July 3, July 10 and July 17

Have fun with original exercises that guide you in this experience of pure spontaneity, creativity, and collaboration. Learn to trust your impulses, to find ease in not knowing, and to collaborate with others in the creation of moment-to-moment theater pieces.

*No experience necessary.

Schedule: 4 sessions (once a week for 4 weeks)

Class Length: 1.5 hours 

Class Size: maximum 12 (Minimum 4 students registered to run the class)

Tuition: $90

Instructor: Cheryl King. Cheryl King’s improvisation classes are well-known to students across the US – from NYC to LA. She assisted Gary Austin (founder of the Groundlings, LA) in his workshops for most of the early 2000’s and has experience in both long and short-form improv. Her teaching style reflects her acting and playwriting experience.
Cheryl is an incredible director/acting coach. She is able to pull a performance out of you that you never even knew was in you.” Jeffrey Bigger, VP, Bas Bleu Theatre Company, Ft. Collins, CO
Cheryl is a master. A master coach, master director, master storyteller. She’s even a master at being human and understanding human behavior.” Marlene Nichols, Co-producer of the monthly L.A. based storytelling show STRONG WORDS.

To learn more about Cheryl King visit

TEEN APPROVED! A few recent comments from parents and participants.

“She loves this class. It’s all she talks about.”

 “Your class is way funner (sic) than my acting class at school.”

“I love how you let us do improv with the fabric and do fashion shows.”

Artaluma is a non-profit organization

COSTS: Our greatest hope is to keep ARTALUMA’s class fees affordable with donations/grants/sponsorships from our community. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the Imagination Foundation for the Arts Tax ID #20-1867951

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