Shortform: (usually on Fridays)
fun and fast-paced improvised theatre, filled with scenes, songs, games, and lots of audience participation and suggestions.


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Longform: (usually on Saturdays)
full-length, narrative, genre-driven, completely improvised stories based on audience suggestions.


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BATS Improv Jams!

Are you looking for more chances to play and practice improv? Improv Jams are for you! The Improv Jams are drop-in times on Sunday afternoons for students to come play. The focus is on fun, growth, and connection. Bring a friend and meet new ones!

Upcoming Classes:

In-Person: Improv Jam for Shy People, Sunday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST

September 25 Ft. Mason Center

Class Time/Dates: 4:00pm-6:00pm PST // Sunday September 25

Schedule: 1 session

Class length: 2 hours

Class size: 16 students maximum

Tuition: $25

Prerequisite: None, open to all adults 18 or older!

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Signing up for an improv class may be the last thing on your mind if you consider yourself shy, but at BATS, learning improv is extremely safe and supportive. This jam is a great space to play, meet new people, and maybe even stretch your boundaries (just a little, don’t worry).

Hosted by Laura Wachtel!

In-Person: Beginner's Improv Jam! Sunday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST

October 2 Ft. Mason Center Schedule: 1 session Class dates: October 2 Class length: 2 hours Class size: 16 students maximum Tuition: $25 Prerequisites: Intro to Improv, F1 OR F2

Are you looking for more chances to play and practice improv? Improv Jams is for you! The Improv Jams are drop-in times on Sunday afternoons for students to come play. The focus is on fun, growth, and connection. Bring a friend and meet new ones!

In-Person: Musical Improv Jam!

Sunday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST

October 9 Ft. Mason Center Schedule: 1 session Class dates: October 9 Class length: 3 hours Class size: 16 students maximum Tuition: $25 Prerequisites: None! Open to all adults 18 years and older!

Are you looking for more chances to play and practice improv? Improv Jams is for you! The Improv Jams are drop-in times on Sunday afternoons for students to come play. The focus is on fun, growth, and connection. Bring a friend and meet new ones!

This jam, hosted by the BATS Musical Director, Joshua Raoul Brody, is all about musical improv! Have fun doing scenes accompanied by a piano and sing your heart out!

*This is a Multi-level jam open to students of all experience levels*

All Jams will be hosted by a BATS coach!

In-Person: BIPOC Improv Jam! Sunday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST

October 16 Ft. Mason Center Schedule: 1 session Class dates: October 16 Class length: 2 hours Class size: 16 students maximum Tuition: $25 Prerequisites: Open to all BIPOC adults 18 years or older!

Are you looking for more chances to play and practice improv? Improv Jams is for you! The Improv Jams are drop-in times on Sunday afternoons for students to come play. The focus is on fun, growth, and connection. Bring a friend and meet new ones!

*This is a BIPOC Jam (Jam for BIPOC students—Black, Indigenous, and all self-identified People of Color)*

In-Person: All-Play Jam! Sunday, 4:00 PM - :00 PM PST

October 23 Ft. Mason Center Schedule: 1 session Class dates: October 23 Class length: 2 hours Class size: 16 students maximum Tuition: $25 Prerequisites: None! Open to all adults 18 years and older!

Are you looking for more chances to play and practice improv? Improv Jams is for you! The Improv Jams are drop-in times on Sunday afternoons for students to come play. The focus is on fun, growth, and connection. Bring a friend and meet new ones!

*This is a Multi-level jam open to students of all experience levels*