People like you take improv classes

An 8-week class with easylaughs is a physical, mental, emotional, intellectual and spiritual workout.
  • push yourself out of your comfort zone
  • surprise yourself, at least twice, by what you're capable of
  • hone your presentation skills
  • feel embarassed and self-conscious, then get over it
  • begin to notice your patterns, triggers and default responses
  • improve your posture
  • improve your voice
  • align your voice with your posture
  • perform live in front of a real audience on the easylaughs main stage
  • feel pretty cool that you did it
And yes, you'll have fun too :)
PLUS all students get free entry to all easylaughs shows while their class is running - so that's your Fridays sorted as well!
Most students who take a level 1 class go on to sign up for level 2. Just sayin'...
What did you like about the class?
  • "Nicole is a very good teacher... She's clear in her feedback and I feel I learned a lot in this course. She's very stimulating."

    Marco
  • "I already signed up to level 2 is because I liked it... so keep up the good job!"

    Pepe
  • "Anne is gifted teacher. She always greeted us with a bright smile and was very open creatively, professionally and emotionally."

    Julia
  • "I think it's great that the students get to watch the Crea shows for free, get involved in Powerball and perform a graduation show. I am now hooked on improv. The only downside is that "normal" life seems a bit dull!"

    Anonymous
  • "Fun, learnt good skills, could track improvement. Kick-ass show at end! Peter is a great teacher!"

    Rob
  • "The post-show high is better than sex, drugs and more contemporary than rock and roll. And I have tried all three at least once."

    Jim
  • "Luke, you are a great and inspiring teacher! I love how you capture the essence of every scene and reflect on it, especially by playing it out in other ways to make your point. Thanks a lot!"

    Florian
  • "Peter holds a great amount of knowledge about this subject I believe and he could always bring up some brilliant example or way to deal with the situation to improve us / make us have more fun. So only good things to mention about him."

    Mike
  • "I always felt alive when going home after the class -- even if I came there following a long day at work."

    Mihnea
  • "impro has changed my life. I love it and feel so excited to learn, learn, learn more of this amazing craft. Yeah, I could rant like a maniac....it's the best."

    Alice

CLASS SCHEDULE

  • Improvisation Level 1 - The Basics
    Thursday
    Nov 14 (FULL)
    In this 8-week class you will learn all the basic skills of improvisation. Beginning moments, object work and physical activity on stage are primary focuses. Students will learn basic performance games. The classes are very active - every game or exercise will be practised by everyone, so everyone gets many chances to get up and play. You will learn individual performance and presentation skills and how to work in a team.
    This foundation course ends with a graduation show.
    Note: ****ATTENTION****ATTENTION****
    This class has a two week break for the holidays. The last class in 2019 is 19 Dec. The first class in 2020 is 09 Jan.
    Day and time:
    Thursday 19:00 - 21:00
    Dates:
    Nov 14 - Jan 16 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Jan 17
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    Unfortunately, this class is FULL, but there is a waiting list, so please contact us to get on that list.

  • Improvisation Level 1 - The Basics
    Thursday
    Jan 9
    In this 8-week class you will learn all the basic skills of improvisation. Beginning moments, object work and physical activity on stage are primary focuses. Students will learn basic performance games. The classes are very active - every game or exercise will be practised by everyone, so everyone gets many chances to get up and play. You will learn individual performance and presentation skills and how to work in a team.
    This foundation course ends with a graduation show.
    Day and time:
    Thursday 19:00-21:00
    Dates:
    Jan 9 - Feb 27 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Feb 28
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  • Improvisation Level 2 - Characters & Relationships
    Wednesday
    Dec 4
    You will learn how to access characters already living inside you as well as develop new ones. You will do this from the outside in (physical, vocal, age) and the inside out (mental, emotional, beliefs and opinions). You will focus on what your character’s POV is in relation to the people, places and events around.

    You must have taken Level 1 with easylaughs to take Level 2. This foundation course ends with a graduation show.
    Note: ****ATTENTION****ATTENTION****
    This class has a two week break for the holidays. The last class in 2019 is 18 Dec. The first class in 2020 is  08 Jan.
    Day and time:
    Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00
    Dates:
    Dec 4 - Feb 5 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Feb 7
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  • Improvisation Level 3 - Object work & Environment
    Wednesday
    Nov 6 (Started)
    Building on the character and relationship skills you’ve mastered in Level 2 you will now put your characters in fully fleshed out environments. You will learn how to create detailed objects and spaces using your body and voice, rather than thinking. The focus of the course will be on specificity and detail.

    You must have taken Level 2 with easylaughs to take Level 3. This foundation course ends with a graduation show.
    Note: ****ATTENTION****ATTENTION****
    This class has a two week break for the holidays. The last class in 2019 is 18 Dec. The first (and last) class in 2020 is 08 Jan.
    Day and time:
    Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00
    Dates:
    Nov 6 - Jan 8 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Jan 10
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  • Improvisation Level 4 - Scene & Story Structure
    Tuesday
    Jan 14
    How do we tell a story? What thematic forms, genres and devices can we use to do so? You will learn how to play a scene without the structure of an improv game. You will then take that scene and develop it into a larger story. We will cover specific long-form structures and formats to pump up our storytelling improv muscles.
    You must have taken Level 3 with easylaughs to take Level 4. This foundation course ends with a graduation show.
    Day and time:
    Tuesday 19:00 - 21:00
    Dates:
    Jan 14 - Mar 3 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Mar 6
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  • Acting for Improv
    Thursday
    Jan 30
    This course is for students interested in developing their acting skills. Character work, staging and scene structure will be the focus of this 8 week course. Students will use written scenes and monologues to create characters, form dramatic tension and use the stage effectively. Working with written texts, the students will learn how to apply these skills in their improvisation, create more dramatic scenes and deeper characters. For this course, either some basic improvisation or basic acting experience is required.
    Day and time:
    Thursday 19:00 - 21:00
    Dates:
    Jan 30 - Mar 19 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Mar 20
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  • Stand-up Comedy - Beginners
    Wednesday
    Jan 22
    In this beginners course, you will create and perform your own stand-up comedy routine. You will learn the skills stand-up comedians utilise while developing your own persona, style and material. This is a basic course aimed at people with little or no experience in stand-up and want to try it out.
    Day and time:
    Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00
    Dates:
    Jan 22 - Mar 11 (8 weeks)
    Show date:
    Friday Mar 13
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Good to know:

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing if possible. Trainers are best, high-heels are not appropriate.

Many students bring a bottle of water to sip during class.

Your reservation is not secured until you've made your payment. Once you've made a reservation please pay by bank transfer to secure your spot.

Account name: easylaughs
Account number: 2433930
IBAN: NL87 INGB 0002 4339 30
BIC: INGBNL2A