Improvised Movie


This improvised longform will present an entire movie based an audience suggested movie title. We will explore multiple film genres, using the genres to find game. Use different camera shots and editing techniques to tell the story. Must like movies, films, or the moving pictures. If you don't like movies, this class is not for you. 6 weeks, 3 shows.

Location: Online

Fri May 20 12pm-2pm (PDT)
Fri May 27 12pm-2pm
Fri Jun 3 12pm-2pm
Fri Jun 10 12pm-2pm
Fri Jun 17 12pm-2pm
Fri Jun 24 12pm-2pm
Show: Fri Jul 1 12pm-1pm
Show: Fri Jul 8 12pm-1pm
Show: Fri Jul 15 12pm-1pm

$330 USD, 6 (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 or description says "in person"
  • LATE DROP POLICY: If drop less than 12 hours before start of class, we will ask that you still pay for the class.