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5 TECHNIQUES… Workshop W/Paul Vaillancourt

June 5, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Paul Vaillancourt is the co-founder (with Charna Halpern) of the iO West and has been teaching and performing improv for close to 30 years. In that time he has appeared all over the country including such notable venues as HBO’s Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Chicago’s iO (where he studied with the immortal Del Close), New York’s UCB Theater, and Austin’s Out of Bounds Festival to name a few.

Paul Vaillancourt is the co-founder (with Charna Halpern) of the iO West and has been teaching and performing improv for close to 30 years. In that time he has appeared all over the country including such notable venues as HBO’s Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Chicago’s iO (where he studied with the immortal Del Close), New York’s UCB Theater, and Austin’s Out of Bounds Festival to name a few.

Paul has also had success as a writer and producer, co-creating and serving as supervising writer for the MTV hit “The Blame Game” as well as lending his writing and producing talents to a score of other shows for MTV, VH1, USA, Oxygen, Bravo and AMC.

Recently he published a book about improv called “The Triangle of the Scene” (available on iBooks and Amazon Kindle) and started producing a weekly series of videos called “Improv Tips” available on his YouTube channel PVImprov.

Sunday, June 5 10am-1pm
Workshop will be held at Unscrewed Theater

5 Techniques You’re Not Using But Probably Should Be: Long form is a combination of doing good, strong scenes AND putting those scenes together in interesting ways.

In this workshop Paul will take you through 5 techniques for framing and putting scenes together that you probably aren’t using (or aren’t using to their fullest effect): Bent Space, Split Scenes, Swinging Doors, Transformations and Soft Edits – a MUST for any player or group looking to take their work to the next level.

Maximum number of students for the workshop is 16. Students must be 18 years or older. Tuition is non-refundable.

Workshop sales close June 5 at 8am

Unscrewed Theater is located at 3244 E. Speedway Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85716 (across from The Loft Cinema, next to Fronimo’s). Parking and entrance are located in the rear of the building. Turn in to the Walgreen’s parking lot and go to the left around the building.

Unscrewed Theater is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching, performing, and producing all forms of live improvisational theater in Tucson, AZ.

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Date:
June 5, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$60
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Unscrewed Theater (previous location)
3244 E. Speedway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85716 United States
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Phone:
(520) 289-8076

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