Learn to be an Improviser

Improv 101 Starts January 7th, 2019

CSz improv and applied improv classes are a fun, supportive way to learn improvisational thinking and gain self-confidence. Don’t be fooled into thinking improv is just for performers - many of our students use improv to develop business soft-skills, and communicate better - and they meet other cool people! There’s almost always a CSz improv class running, so check out our class calendar and sign up today!

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Our next round of Improv 101 classes are forming now for Mondays, starting January 7th. Learn more about our 101 class below.

Our Class Curriculum

Intro to Improv

This free one night drop-in class introduces the student to some basic improv warm-ups and exercises, allowing them an opportunity to see what our improv classes are all about. If you like this drop-in class, you’ll love what you’ll learn and how much fun you’ll have in our Improv 101 classes.

Registration fee: Free!

Improv 101

We focus on the basics of improvisation: team-building, trust, speed, status, active listening, and agreement. You will learn to be fearless and have fun on stage!This workshop emphasizes basic verbal and physical communication skills by exploring spontaneity, active listening, risk-taking, story-telling, character development, and other fun stuff in a safe, non-judgmental environment. Laughter and positive vibes guaranteed. No prerequisite except willingness for silliness. You learn the fundamentals for creating effective improv scene work. Giggles, chuckles, and guffaws included in course fee. It will be one of the funniest and most fun, life strengthening things you will ever do for yourself. Each workshop is eight 2.5 hour sessions.

No prerequisites or previous experience required.

Registration fee: $200 (Or reserve your spot for $100 and pay the balance at your first class.)

Improv 201

We build on the basic skills of Improv 101 to further creativity, fun, and technical skills. This workshop focuses on space-object work, creating characters, narrative storytelling, gibberish, initiating (starting scenes), heightening (coming into a scene), and thinking faster. Learn to apply your play in ways to build spontaneous stories and fantastic scenes. For the non-actor, this class provides you with great skills for public speaking, teaching, and impressive leadership. Once you know the art of improv, you’ll never worry about forgetting the lines to a speech because you will have the tools to make it work. Each workshop is eight 2.5 hour sessions.

No prerequisites or previous experience required.

Registration fee: $200 (Or reserve your spot for $100 and pay the balance at your first class.)

Improv 301

Improv 301 expands the scope of the scene. By connecting further to the scene and group as a whole you will be able to create larger grounded scenes overall. Additionally you will learn to improve techniques by building the world through multiplayer scenes and object work. Each workshop is eight 2.5 hour sessions.

No prerequisites or previous experience required.

Registration fee: $200 (Or reserve your spot for $100 and pay the balance at your first class.)


Coming Soon: ComedySportz High School League!

The ComedySportz High School League® is the largest, most successful teen improv theatre program in the United States, and we’re excited to bring the High School League to San Antonio next year!

Contact us for more information about the ComedySportz High School League, or any of our other classes


Call us at (210) 338-0279 or email us at info@cszsa.com
Studio 185 | 11950 Starcrest Dr #210, San Antonio, TX 78247