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IMPROV Essentials

  • Colonial Cafe 1625 W Main St St Charles, IL, 60174 United States (map)

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Improv is fun and funny! It will get you out of your head and into the moment. It’s a great tool for gaining confidence in lots of personal and professional situations.
The focus of this class is fun! We are not a performance troupe.

Cost $10 per lesson!

Come on over and try it out! You’re guaranteed to laugh!!!

Classes taught by Bill Russell 


Bill was a member of the legendary ImprovOlympic house-team "Barons Barracudas" under the direction of improv guru Del Close. He was an ensemble member of Close's only fully-scripted show, "Honor Finnegan vs. The Brain of the Galaxy." He went on to perform with the Chicago comedy troupes "Spontaneous Combustion" and "Humor Works," performed with Comedy Sportz, and has appeared on The Second City stage. He is a two-time winner on "America's Funniest People" and has appeared in numerous TV shows and commercials. Bill has many years experience as a teacher and director, and for several years was the head sketch writer for the Theater Ministry of Community Christian Church.


No experience required to join. Minimum purchase of eight lessons.

Earlier Event: June 3
Lunch 'N Learn
Later Event: June 11
IMPROV Essentials