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 WITH BRIAN KELLY
Day: Sunday
Starts: 
1/7
Time: 
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

 

SKETCH WRITING 101 WITH JOLIE DARROW
Day: Monday
Starts: 
1/8
Time: 
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

 

SKETCH WRITING 101 WITH JOE MOORE
Day: Wednesday
Starts: 
1/10
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

 

 

SKETCH WRITING 201 WITH JOE MOORE
Day: Mondays
Starts: 
1/8
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

 

SKETCH WRITING 301 WITH MATTHEW SCHMID
Day: Thursdays
Starts: 
1/11
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

 

 

 

IMPROV CLASSES

IMPROV 101

IMPROV 101 WITH ROB ALESIANI
Day: 
Sundays
Starts: 
1/7
Time: 
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

WEEKDAY IMPROV 101 WITH KRISTEN SCHIER
Day: Mondays
Starts: 1/8
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

IMPROV 101 WITH NICK GILLETTE
Day: 
Mondays
Starts: 
1/8
Time: 
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

 

IMPROV 101 WITH ROB O’NEILL
Day: Wednesdays
Starts: 
1/10
Time: 
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

 

IMPROV 101 WITH GREG MAUGHAN
Day: Thursdays
Starts: 
1/11
Time: 
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

 

IMPROV 101 WITH JESSICA SNOW
Day: Saturdays
Starts: 
1/13
Time: 
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

 

IMPROV 201

IMPROV 201 WITH FRANK FARRELL
Day: Sundays
Starts: 
1/7
Time: 
4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

 

 

IMPROV 201 WITH RALPH ANDRACCHIO
Day: Tuesdays
Starts: 
1/9
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

IMPROV 201 WITH ERIN PITTS
Day: Wednesdays
Starts: 
1/10
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

IMPROV 201 WITH KRISTEN SCHIER
Day: Saturday
Starts: 
1/13
Time: 
4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

IMPROV 301

IMPROV 301 WITH MIKE MARBACH
Day: Sunday
Starts: 
1/7
Time: 
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

IMPROV 301 WITH NICK GILLETTE
Day: Tuesday
Starts: 
1/9
Time: 
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

IMPROV 301 WITH STEVE KLEINEDLER
Day: Thursday
Starts: 
1/11
Time: 
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

IMPROV 401

IMPROV 401 WITH KRISTEN SCHIER
Day: Sunday
Starts: 
1/7
Time: 
2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

 

IMPROV 401 WITH SHEILA MASTER
Day: Tuesday
Starts: 
1/9
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 WITH NICK GILLETTE
Day: 
Mondays
Starts: 1/8/18
Time: 8:15 p.m. – 10:15 p.m

 

 

 

ACTING 201 WITH AMY FREAR
DaySundays
Starts: 1/14/18
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m

 

 

 

 

ACTING 301 WITH GRIFFIN STANTON-AMEISEN
Day: 
Sundays
Starts: 1/7/18
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 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.

STAND-UP 101 WITH RACHEL FOGLETTO
Day: 
Sunday
Starts: 
1/14/18
Time:
 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

 

STAND-UP 101 WITH RACHEL FOGLETTO
Day: 
Mondays
Starts: 
1/15/18
Time:
 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

ELECTIVES

MUSICAL IMPROV 101 WITH DAVE SUCHARSKI
Day: 
Tuesdays
Starts: 1/9
Time: 
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

 

 

INTRO TO DIGITAL SKETCH WITH JON PLESTER
Day:
 Sundays
Starts: 1/14 (Skips 2/18)
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 

 

INTRO TO SPEC WRITING WITH GABRIELLA BOTTONI
Day:
 Sundays
Starts: 1/7
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.