Sir Patrick Stewart is a self-professed horrible improviser - he never had much training in it, and whenever he had to do it felt very inadequate. But in his short but sweet article How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Die on Stage (from American Theatre), he talks about his invitation to perform with the Improvised Shakespeare Company. the single most important thing to do: LISTEN.
Looking for better ways to teach or learn improv? Want to hear from the masters? Here's your online classroom.
What We Read
Improv is Easy!
People and Chairs
The House That Del Built
Improv Dance Party
NOTE: Most of the blogs above are maintained by adult improvisers, and as a result may contain scene descriptions or language that are not school-appropriate.
If that bothers you, better just stay here, kiddo.