The Year of Yes: Collaborate, Communicate, and Create is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 2 other Improv Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Class Tags:
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Other Categories in Performing Arts

The Year of Yes: Collaborate, Communicate, and Create

at General Assembly - Near North Side

(2155)
Course Details
Price:
$35
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Near North Side, Downtown/Loop
444 N Wabash Ave 5th Fl
Btwn E Illinois & E Hubbard Streets
Illinois City, Illinois 60611
(Map)
Share:
Purchase Options
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this improv class:

Full Course Name: "The Year of Yes: Collaborate, Communicate, and Create better with Improv"

Innovation comes from an intersection of art and commerce. It comes comes creativity, which takes risk, saying yes to new ideas, and collaborating with those around you.

Kick off 2019 with a hands-on improv workshop that will take you through a series of fun exercises and discussions designed to hone your skills in creativity, communication and entrepreneurship. Led by facilitators from Chicago’s Team Us Comedy, the workshop will help you explore the principles of improvisation in a comfortable setting so you can keep laughing and saying yes to new ideas and experiences all year long.

Takeaways
  • Learn techniques to improve volume and caliber of ideas generated
  • Improve presentation skills and ability to answer questions on the spot
  • Discover how embracing failure can result in more innovative results
  • Identify ways to best support teammates with different skill sets
School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

Map

Google Map

General Assembly

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 350 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at General Assembly (2,140)

School: General Assembly

General Assembly

General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. The leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, we foster a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love.

What began as a co-working space in...

Read more about General Assembly

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified Chicago educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

2 Top Choices

Improvisation Class for Beginners

at Discovery Center - Oak Brook 405 1/2 South Blvd, Oak Brook, Illinois 60302

You play theatre games & exercises designed to develop spontaneity, communication, flexibility and awareness.  Recommended for actors, comics, and non-performers interested in bringing more spontaneity and humor into their lives. A fun way to get to know others.

Tuesday Sep 10th, 7pm - 8:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$79

3 sessions

The Art of Slow Comedy Level 1 – (Fun)damentals

at Green Shirt Studio - Lakeview 4001 N Ravenswood Ave Unit 303-B, Chicago, Illinois 60613

The Art of Slow Comedy is a fresh approach to scenic improvisation, based on the idea that before you can be funny, you need to be real.  In this first level of Jimmy Carrane’s unique method, you will learn that you don’t have to invent something to be funny; audiences respond to real life situations and performers who are brave enough to...

Wednesday Sep 18th, 7pm - 9pm

  (6 sessions)
$259

6 sessions