This course introduces you to the skills of improvisation; developing basic verbal and physical communication skills by exploring spontaneity, active listening, risk-taking, story-telling, character development, and more. Learn how to improvise in a safe, non-judgmental environment where the laughter comes easy and fun is the name of the game. No prerequisite except a willingness to say "Yes, and..."


If you are a current student and you recommend a friend to take CSz 101B on Saturdays at 3PM, we'll take $25 off their enrollment and $25 off your NEXT enrollment. Make sure they enter your name at checkout. Use the link below to get the discount! (Discount is automatically added once you select number of enrollments. Limit 1 discount per order.)

Session B - Semester 2

When: Saturdays, April 1st-May 20th
Time: 3:00-5:00pm
Instructor: Emily Davis
Tuition: $225

Showcase: Sunday, May 21 @ 10am-12pm

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Emily Davis is thrilled to be a teacher and performer with CSz Philly. Since 2008, she has studied improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade, The People’s Improv Theater, and The Magnet Theater in New York and at IO and The Annoyance in Chicago. She also interned at the Canal Café Theatre in London with their long-running sketch show, Newsrevue. She has performed with five long-form house teams in Philadelphia, an ensemble team and the Untitled Holiday Puppet Show at Figment Theater, the Philly Fringe Festival, the Philly Improv Festival, and other festivals across the country. She currently performs with her independent teams Swag Bag, I Like You, and Pepper Potts. She has also written improv curriculum, taught many levels and types of improv classes, coached house and independent teams, and edited the Aerodynamics of Yes, Christian Capozzoli’s book about improv. Basically, she loves improv, and could not be happier to get to work with her talented ComedySportz colleagues. 


Class Info

Tuition: $225

Location: CSz Philadelphia (2030 Sansom Street)


End of Semester Showcase

Sunday, February 26, 2017
101A and 201: 12:00-1:15
101B and 301: 1:45-3:00