Current Students

ALL CLASSES ARE OCCURRING AS SCHEDULED!

If a class is canceled due to weather it will be posted here as well as on social media (@PHITcomedy) and emailed to all current students. Please check your SPAM and “promotions” or “updates” folders. If you checked those locations and you are currently enrolled you might have opted out of updates. Information will also be shared via social media.

If a class has been relocated you should also receive an email notification in advance, and/or will be met by your instructor in the lobby of The Adrienne to be escorted to the new class location within the building.

The table below provides quick reference information for all core curriculum classes (such as dates of skipped class weeks, class show dates and times, etc.). If you have any other questions about your class – please email the Class Registrar at classes@phillyimprovtheater.com.

MAKE – UP CLASS REQUESTS

If you are currently enrolled and would like to submit a make-up class request, you can do so by clicking here. Please read through the full make-up policy in the PHIT Training Center Student Handbook.

SKETCH WRITING CLASSES

SKETCH WRITING 101
Instructor:
Jolie Darrow
Day: 
Sundays
Dates:
3/19 through 5/7
Time:
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
SKETCH WRITING 101
Instructor:
Joe Moore
Day:
Mondays
Dates:
3/20 through 5/8
Time:
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
SKETCH WRITING 101
Instructor: Brian Kelly
Day: Saturdays
Dates: 3/25 through 5/13
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
JacquieBakerSmallSKETCH WRITING 201
Instructor:
Jacquie Baker
Day: 
Thursdays
Dates: 
3/23 through 5/11
Time:
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
MatthewSchmidSmallSKETCH WRITING 201
Instructor: 
Matthew Schmid
Day:
 Saturdays
Dates: 
3/25 through 5/13
Time: 
2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 

IMPROV CLASSES

FrankFarrellSmallIMPROV 101
Instructor: 
Frank Farrell
Day: 
Sundays
Dates:
3/19 through 5/7
Time:
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
IMPROV 101
Instructor: Whitney Harris
Day: Sundays
Dates: 3/19 through 5/7
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Molly_Scullion_SmallIMPROV 101
Instructor: Molly Scullion
Day: Mondays
Dates: 3/20 through 5/8
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
RobAlesianiSmallIMPROV 101
Instructor: Rob Alesiani
Day: Tuesdays
Dates: 3/21 through 5/9
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
rachelsemigransmallIMPROV 101
Instructor: Rachel Semigran
Day: Wednesdays
Dates: 3/22 through 5/10
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
robertONeillSmallIMPROV 101
Instructor: Rob O’Neill
Day: Thursdays
Dates: 3/23 through 5/11
Time: 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
 
IMPROV 101
Instructor: 
Jessica Snow
Day: 
Saturdays
Dates:
3/25 through 5/13
Time: 
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
IMPROV 201
Instructor: 
Erin Pitts
Day: Sundays
Dates:
3/19 through 5/7
Time:
4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
RalphSmallIMPROV 201
Instructor: 
Ralph Andracchio
Day: 
Tuesdays
Dates: 
3/21 through 5/9
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
IMPROV 201
Instructor: 
Caitlin Weigel
Day: 
Wednesdays
Dates: 
3/22 through 5/10
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
IMPROV 201
Instructor: 
David Donnella
Day: 
Saturdays
Dates: 
3/25 through 5/13
Time: 
4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
NickGilletteSmallIMPROV 301
Instructor:
Nick Gillette
Day: 
Sundays
Dates:
3/19 through 5/7
Time:
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
IMPROV 301
Instructor: 
Steve Kleinedler
Day: 
Tuesdays
Dates: 
3/21 through 5/9
Time: 
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
IMPROV 301
Instructor: 
Mike Marbach
Day: 
Thursdays
Dates:
3/23 through 5/11
Time: 
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
KristenSchier_smallIMPROV 301
Instructor: 
Kristen Schier
Day: 
Saturdays
Dates:
3/25 through 5/12
Time:
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
KristenSchier_smallIMPROV 401
Instructor: 
Kristen Schier
Day:
 Sunday
Dates: 
3/19 through 5/7
Time: 
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
NickGilletteSmallIMPROV 401
Instructor: 
Nick Gillette
Day: 
Mondays
Dates: 
3/20 through 5/8
Time: 
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

ACTING CLASSES

In this class, students will explore basic acting skills fundamental to performance. Some concepts to be examined are action, objectives, tactics, and script analysis. This class will culminate in an exploration and showing of two contrasting monologues. Viewing of theatrical performances in Philadelphia followed by a discussion will also be a part of this class.

ACTING 101
Instructor:
 Amy Frear
Day: Mondays
Dates: 3/27 through 5/15
Time: 
8:15 p.m. – 10:15 p.m.

STAND-UP CLASSES

This class will give you a basic, usable understanding of how to begin crafting a stand-up comedy act, from absolute beginner advice on stage presence to different approaches to generating material. Students will learn how to take their thoughts, experiences, and observations about life and blend them with their own unique sense of humor and personality to begin creating a routine.

nicole_yates_smallSTAND-UP 101
Instructor: 
Nicole Yates
Day:
Sundays
Dates: 
4/23 through 5/28
Time:
 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
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ELECTIVES

MARCH IMRPOV CONSERVATORY
Instructor:
Fred Brown
Day: 
Wednesdays
Dates: 
3/15 through 5/3
Time:
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
APRIL IMPROV CONSERVATORY
Instructor:
 Caitlin Weigel
Day: 
Thursdays
Dates: 
4/13 through 6/1
Time: 
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
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