Full Spectrum training releases powerful creative energy, imagination and natural spontaneity. Beyond comedy “Improv,” FSI activates full emotional and physical range to create Improvisational Theatre of authenticity and substance, as well as joyful, intoxicating play.
Classes include expressive movement and voice, storytelling, acting technique & discovering personal material.
• Make peace with your inner critic
• Learn to trust your intuition
• Develop confidence and ease
• Practice connecting/collaborating with others
Classes limited to 12 students unless otherwise noted.
Please call or email with questions and to register.
FULL SPECTRUM IMPROVISATION 2017 class SCHEDULE
Mixed Level Workshop:
at STUDIO VALENCIA, 455 Valencia St (between 15th & 16th), San Francisco
For all who have at least a little improvisation, movement or acting training and for beginners who are ready to jump in with both feet. Focus on creative play and skill building. Expect to be inspired.
May Series, SATURDAYS 2-5pm,
May 13, 20 & 27
2 classes $80
3 classes $110
at Wildcat Studio, 2525 8th St at Dwight, Berkeley
Intermediate/Advanced workshops focus on performance skills, as well as building creative community. If you long to explore the deeper possibilities of improvisational acting, movement and storytelling, this training is for you.
5 hour workshops:
Two classes: $120
WEEKEND WORKSHOP, Saturday and Sunday, July 1 & 2, 12-5pm
Tuition: $130 (early bird: $120)
ABOUT JOYA’S FSI WORKSHOPS
Classes are ongoing. You’re welcome to join at almost any time.
Each workshop explores different skills and is designed to meet the needs of each particular group.
Students often continue taking class for several years, as there is much to learn;
many, many techniques and exercises. And, you’ll get lots of personal attention from Joya.
Master teacher JOYA CORY, has been performing since 1971. She is the creator of numerous original theatre pieces, acts, directs & teaches in a wide variety of venues and founded the Improvisation troupes, MOTION: The Womens’ Performance Collective & LUCKY DOG THEATRE. Her work has been recognized with grants from the California Arts Council, in addition to other grants and awards. Through years of experimenting with many forms & techniques of IMPROVISATIONAL THEATRE, Joya has developed FULL SPECTRUM IMPROVISATION drawing on principles & exercises from Physical Theatre, Dramatic & Narrative Improvisation, Movement Viewpoints, Comedy Improv, Creative Play & Drama Therapy. Joya has trained actors, therapists, teachers, public speakers and business people, as well as teaching movement and drama for healing. She is a dedicated and innovative teacher. Reviews of Joya’s classes are on YELP.com