Stephen King Improvised with Brian Jones
Sundays, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
October 3 – November 28, 2021
Schedule: 8 sessions
Class dates: October 3, 10, 17, 24, November 7, 14, 21 & 28 **There will not be class on Sunday October 31st
Class length: 2 hours (16 hours total)
Class size: 10 students maximum
Prerequisite: BATS Foundation 4 or Long form experience. **This class requires head of school or coach approval. Please email email@example.com with a concise list of your improv experience to determine eligibility.
Students will dive into the twisted world of Stephen King’s improvised town in Maine, where the nightmares rise and fall with the tide and our improvisers weave a tale of wonder, horror, and suspense based on the audience’s suggestion. Class will cover skills in narration, reactions, emotions and building suspense.
Brian Michael Jones is an actor in Los Angeles. He has performed regularly with Impro Theatre, improvising countless full length plays over the last 15 years. His most recent TV/Film work includes Penny Dreadful, American Housewife, Will and Grace, and the upcoming Netflix feature film Mank. In addition to his TV/Film work, he improvises and puppeteers with Brian Henson’s Puppet Up and with Disney’s The Muppets. As a teacher he has taught a variety of improv classes including, Character, Storytelling, Spacework, Genre, and Puppetry. As a director he has coached and hosted shows for the Pepperdine Improv Troupe, Impro Theatre’s Shakespeare Unscripted, Stephen King Improvised, and Rom Com Improvised, and Los Angeles TheatreSports.