MASTER THE ART OF ACTING
through the power of improv
Improv Your Acting: Level 1 is a 6-week exclusive masterclass designed to help you enrich your acting abilities, build truthful characters & scripted scenes through the art of improv and embrace spontaneity in your life and work.
IN THIS SIX-WEEK INTENSIVE
you will become a...
Do you spend most days in your head?
Learn the art of the Yes! And... to promote outer focus and create relaxation in your acting. Learn how to 'go with the flow' when you are asked to change directions in a scene, or if something goes wrong.
Do you have a solid process for scene analysis? Does your acting feel pre-meditated? Follow a proven study guide and learn how to craft intricate, spontaneous characters and scenes using the principals of improv.
Do you find yourself overthinking every decision in your life? The fundamentals of improv help promote a more enjoyable existence. This makes for much richer acting. It's time for you to enjoy life again and live it to the fullest!
ABOUT OUR INSTRUCTOR
Improv & Acting Coach
Victoria Kucher is a Toronto based Actor, Writer, Comedian, and Coach.
She trained at York University, The Lee Strasberg Institute of Theatre & Film, and Second City Toronto.
She has performed in Chicago Improv Festival, Pittsburgh Improv Festival, Vancouver Improv Festival (VIIF), Del Close Marathon, Montreal Improv Festival (Mprov), Big City Improv Festival, She Dot Comedy Festival, Bad Dog's Blockbuster Week, Close Quarters (Bad Dog Theatre) AND MORE.
Victoria has been seen performing sketch (some of which she wrote, some of which she just finds funny) around Toronto in 24 Hour Sketch Festival (Social Capital Theatre), Sketch in 60 (Bad Dog Theatre), and Friday Night Sketch & Conservatory (Second City).
She also directs comedic sketch on and off camera; collaborating with Toronto comedy troupes and coaching individual comics. She is a comedic writer for stage and screen, and an Improviser, regularly performing around the city. She has coached for The Second City and for RAW (Rooney Actors' Workshop).
You can see her performing comedy weekly around Toronto's comedy stages and her comedy web series "Brennan & Victoria Make Rent" is set to be released later this year.
IMPROV YOUR ACTING
with VICTORIA KUCHER
March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7
The Commons Theatre, 587A College St. Toronto
EARLY BIRD - $299.00
EACH WEEK WILL INCLUDE
Vocal, Physical & Improv Warmups
The Game of the Scene
Heightening and Emotional Offers
Improv for Acting
Tailored Scene & Character Coaching
*Each student will receive one scene that they will work on for the duration of the course.
IYA STUDIO FOR ACTORS
Head Coach: Tony Babcock