Metallic Pretty Flower


A Pretty Flower done as robots, androids, an other AI devices. A "Pretty Flower" is basically a monoscene with cut-aways. In this form we do it AS ROBOTS. Logical, rule-following, human-imitating, saying-things-out-loud-as-we-do them robots. Billy is a master of teaching unique forms and this is one. 6 classes, 3 shows. Applications due by Dec 20. Experienced improvisers only.

Fri Jan 7 12pm-2pm (PST)
Fri Jan 14 12pm-2pm
Fri Jan 21 12pm-2pm
Fri Jan 28 12pm-2pm
Fri Feb 4 12pm-2pm
Fri Feb 11 12pm-2pm
Show: Fri Feb 18 12pm-1pm
Show: Fri Feb 25 12pm-1pm
Show: Fri Mar 4 12pm-1pm

$330 USD, 9 (of 8) enrolled

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Teacher: Billy Merritt

About Billy Merritt: Billy Merritt has been teaching, performing, and directing Improvisational Theatre for over 30 years. Most notably at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre were he's been a member of the staff since it's inception in New York, as well as Los Angeles were he resides now. Billy was one the founding members of The Swarm and The Stepfathers in NY, and The Smokes in LA. As Teacher/Director, Billy has helped develop [along with his students] shows such as The Documentary, The Improvised One Act Play, Roadtrip, and of course... The Garfunkel.

How This Works

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  • Classes are online, on Zoom unless the title includes IN PERSON
  • LATE DROP POLICY: If drop less than 24 hours before and it was sold out, we will ask you to still pay!