Improv for Communication Skills (In Person)
Taught by Amanda Melhuish
Amanda has over 8 years of comedy experience…and her abilities are all over the place. She has studied at The Magnet Theater, iO West and the University of California, Irvine. Amanda’s performed at She Makes Me Laugh: Femme Fest, the Magnet with her house teams Good Bones and House Party, the PIT, QED Astoria and more. Her writing has been featured on Reductress. Amanda has coached improv all over NYC to practice groups, teams and even at offices! She’s available for private coaching in sketch, improv, satire, clown and storytelling.
In this class, we'll explore how different improvisational exercises can help with your communication skills in your professional life.
These exercises are derived from both acting and improv comedy training (10+ years of experience), and Amanda Melhuish (Reductress) will help you work on skills like active listening, responding, presenting and of course, being quick on your feet.
Beginners welcome! No prior improv experience needed.