Two classes in improv will be held Sat, Feb 25th at Theater on the Run in Arlington, VA, taught by Chicago actor Dunbar Dicks: Intro to Improvisation, from 10am to 1pm and Improvisation for Actors from 1:30pm to 4:30pm.
Dunbar Dicks has been a teacher, director and performer of improvisational theater for the past 11 years in Chicago. For the past year he has be performing at sea with the famed Second City on the Norwegian Cruise Lines. Other recent Second City credits include Patrick Fitzgerald in Rob Blagojevich Superstar. He has taught improvisation, directing and comedy writing for the Second City, IO Chicago (formerly Improv Olympic), and The Annoyance Theater. As a performer and writer he has founded the sketch comedy groups SKETCHCORE which the Chicago tribune heralded as “The Future of Chicago Sketch Comedy” and The Good Time Hour winner of a Del Award for Best Sketch Show. He has written and directed original plays and musicals; including, the critically acclaims Flames and Blazes and Space Future. Most recently he played Hamsterman in Chicago’s longest running musical Co-Ed Prison Sluts.
Hosted by The Arlington Players AP, the improv sessions will be held at Theater on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, VA 22206. Cost is $15 for 1 session, or, if you want to go for it big time, $25 for both sessions. Click here to register.