Improv Utrecht

  • Free drop-in lessons each Friday from the 16th of September 2022, 20:00-22:00
  • Drop-in lesson: drinks afterwards in O’Leary’s pub
  • Beginners Improv course: starting Wednesday 5th of October 2022 18:45-20:30
  • Intermediate Improv course: starting Wednesday 5th of October 2022 20:35-22:20

Improvisation is the art of not knowing what you are going to do or say next, and being completely okay with that. – Mick Napier

How to apply for the course?

Send an e-mail to with your
name, e-mail address, telephone number, beginners / intermediate course, and tell me a little about your experience with imprivisation theatre so far. You will then get an invoice.

What is included in the course?

9 lessons plus a show: 5, 12, 26 October, 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November, 7 December 2022. Show 22 December in Theaterhuis De Berenkuil.
Beginners 18:45-20:30h, Intermediate 20:35-22:20h. On the day of the show you have to be in The Berenkuil from 18:30h. 

Beginners don’t have to have any experience in theatre. It will help if you have joined one of the Drop in lessons. 
What level is Intermediate? Minimum of 1 course or 1 year of improv lessons.
What if I am not fluent in English? No problem! For most of us English is not our mothertongue. We keep it simple.

The lessons are at ZIMIHC Wittevrouwen, Bouwstraat 55, Utrecht. The trainer is Marieke van Laar, Costs are €195 incl. 21% BTW. You will receive an invoice in the first week of September. Minimum 8 participants, max 15. 

Drop-in lessons

Every Friday starting September 16th 2022. 20:00-22:00h at Buurtcentrum De Leeuw. Pay what you thought it was worth (suggestion €10-€20). Sign up by adding your name to the list and put an “x” in the column of the date. If it’s your first time, I’d like to have your contact details, and I will send you some information.

Drop-in lessons at Buurtcentrum De Leeuw

Why is improvisation a 21st century skill?

  •  Be ready to change
  •  Yes And: think is possibilities
  •  Improve your Listening & Communication skills
  •  Be a team player: make your partner look good
  •  Feel conficent in speaking in front of an audience
  • Use failure to your advantage
  • Have fun while learning!
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