Dan O’Connor is the producing artistic director of Impro Theatre. Impro Theatre creates full-length unscripted plays with sets and costumes in the style of some of the world’s best authors at some of LA’s best theatres. They have performed at the Garry Marshall Theatre, the Pasadena Playhouse, the John Anson Ford Amphitheater, the Wallis Annenberg Performing Arts Center, at A Noise Within, The Other Theatre in Oslo, and the Dubai Fringe. They are currently artists-in-residence at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica performing 10 different productions over 10 months. Dan’s television directing credits include the critically acclaimed ABC hybrid sitcom Sons and Daughters and Campus Ladies for the Oxygen Network. Dan also teaches and consults for Disney and Dreamworks Animation. He just wrote a book with noted psychiatrist Dr. Jeff Katzman called Life UnScripted about using improvisation to live a happier and more fulfilling life. He has taught and performed improvisation all over the world for more than 30 years.

More information: www.danoconnor.net

 

SHOW

Dan O’Connor presents THE PLAY (2 parts)

Sunday Oct. 7th, 2018 at 7.30 pm

The International ensemble will create a full length play inspired by modern playwrights. Based entirely on audience suggestion and with no set format and no pre-planned plot structure the ensemble will make up a contemporary play for you.


WORKSHOPs

„RELATIONSHIPS“
Make friends on stage.

Friday Oct. 5th, 2018, 3.30 pm – 6.30 pm

This workshop is about building relationships on stage that lead to a story. You will start by looking at an improviser’s relationship to him/herself and to the other performers. How do all the improvisers on stage relate to each other? You will learn how to create great theatrical relationship on stage.

FOR  BEGINNERS

Workshop Fee     € 50
Duration     3 hours
Location     TBA

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„MAKING A PLAY“
Improvise your way all the way through.

Saturday Oct. 6th, 2018, 1.30 pm – 6.30 pm

In this workshop you’ll learn how to create a full-length play using improvisation. Where do you begin? How can you use the work of the world’s greatest writers as an inspiration to start with your story and create a fully improvised play? How do you create dynamic stage relationships? You will look at how writer’s provide a terrific tool box for improvisers: How does Shakespeare paint the fourth wall? How does Chekhov employ simple characters to create drama from everyday situations?

FOR ADVANCED IMPROVISORS ONLY

Workshop Fee     € 80
Duration     5 hours
Location     TBA

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See you in a MOMENT!

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