Alchemy Improv Comedy is committed to teaching the art of improv comedy throughout the Greenville area. Whether you are interested in performing and joining our company, or simply working on communication and collaboration in the real world, these comedy classes are for you.
The head instructor Harrison Brookie is a trained educator who has spent several years teaching public high school. He was also a resident instructor under Zach Ward at the DSI Comedy Theater in NC, which has heavily inspired our style and curriculum.
Each class runs once a week, for six weeks from 6:30-9:00pm. There is no comedy or theater experience necessary and all students get free admission to Alchemy Comedy shows while they are enrolled in a class. Click on the course you would like to take to purchase online or you can call at (864) 256-1467.
Improv 101 is an introduction to improvising a scene. This class will focus on the fundamentals of agreement, relationship, character, and environment.
Improv 201: Introduction to Scene Patterns – Tuesdays, February 21st-March 27th
Prerequisite: Improv 101
Improv 201 is an introduction to the patterns that make up a scene. This class will focus on the fundamentals of scene pattern recognition, creation, and heightening.
Improv 301: Introduction to Short Form
Prerequisite: Improv 201
Improv 301 is the introduction to the concepts and rules of short form games. This class will focus on building a unique and interesting within the format of an established game.
Students will be eligible for auditions for a short form team at the completion of this class.
Improv 401: Introduction to Long Form, Harold
Prerequisite: Improv 301
Improv 401 is the introduction to the concepts and rules of long form improvisation. This class will focus on the foundational widely performed format The Harold.
Students will be eligible for auditions for a long form team at the completion of this class.