KCIF 2018 | Theatre Genre Bootcamp w/ Lauren Pritchard & Paige Tierney
August 25 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Be prepared for any theatre genre! You will learn shortcuts, characters, and tropes of all of the big theatre genres. Kabuki?! No problem! Confused between Brecht and Beckett? Not anymore! Check off Chekhov. Fast paced and fun, get ready to dive in. You will have knowledge a mile long and an inch deep. Suggested for improvisors with some long-form improv experience. Taught by Lauren Pritchard and Paige Tierney.
Lauren Pritchard has appeared on MADtv, Disney’s Stuck in the Middle, Gamers Guide, Jessie, True Blood, The Sarah Silverman Program, How I Met your Mother, Modern Family, Parenthood, The Crazy Ones, Vegas, Girlfriends, and The Engagement Claus Hallmark movie. She started improvising in 1991 with Wayne Brady. She performs at IOWest CSzLA & UCB. Lauren is pleased to return to KC after her award-winning two gal group Laurelly was a guest last year!
Paige Tierney is an actor and improviser from Los Angeles (though she grew up in a military family, and has lived everywhere from Germany to remote parts of Montana). She received her BFA from Academy of Art University in San Francisco, and moved to LA after graduating. Paige has performed with Second City Theatricals, and on the Groundlings and iO West stages. Paige is also a main stage performer at ComedySportz LA. Credits include Late Bloomer on Netflix, American Horror Story, and various internet shorts.
If the workshop is sold out and you’d like to be put on the first-come-first serve waiting list, send us your contact information at KCImprovFest@gmail.com and include the name of your workshop in the subject line.