Improv Level 401: Pattern & Heightening (Sun 6/2 – Sun 7/14) w/ Nick Trotter

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  • Venue: Voodoo Comedy
  • Instructor(s): Nick Trotter

This class session runs 12:00 – 2:45 PM on Sunday afternoons, Sun 6/2 – Sun 7/14. Classes will be held at the Voodoo Comedy theater space, 1260 22nd St, Denver, CO 80205.

You will have a Student Showcase performance the week following your final class! This will take place on Sun 7/21 at Voodoo Comedy, 1260 22nd Street, Denver, CO 80205.

In Level 401, you’ll learn to recognize the pattern that scenes naturally create and learn how to exploit the tool of heightening to maximize the pattern’s impact in the scene. Class sessions run seven weeks, with a Student Showcase performance following the end of the session.

Instructor: Nick Trotter has been improvising in Denver since 2011 and doing theater all his life. His project Circo de Nada regularly performs improv at the Voodoo, and he has been a teacher on the Voodoo faculty since 2015. He holds an MFA (2009) from the Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre, and when he’s not simply improvising, he specializes in Clown, Bouffon, Commedia dell’Arte, and puppetry, and is a mask and nose maker.