Event Details & Registration
Class Runs: Monday evenings 7:00 – 10:00 PM, Mon 11/8 – Mon 12/9 (4 classes total)
Instructor: Steve Wilder
Ever wanted to try your hand at musical improv? Let’s do it! In this workshop, which is open to performers of all musical and improvisational skill levels, we’ll be exploring the fundamentals of musical improv and improvised songs, and you are guaranteed to have a GREAT time doing it. Even if you’ve never made up a song before, by the end of this workshop, you’ll be belting like a pro! We will also cover additional skills like rhythm, dancing, intentional movement, and more!
Steve Wilder has been teaching, improvising and performing for 26 years. An alumnus of iO West and Second City Hollywood, Steve has performed with and studied under Michael Pollock, former musical director of Second City Hollywood and the premier improv accompanist in the country, and Shulie Cowen, the founder and director of Opening Night: The Improvised Musical in Hollywood. Steve has had the pleasure of performing and teaching at the Los Angeles Improv Festival; the New York Musical Improv Festival; the New York Improv Festival; the Out Of Bounds Comedy Festival in Austin, Texas; the Montreal Improv Festival; the Duke City Improv Festival in Albuquerque, New Mexico; and the Denver Improv Festival and Colorado Improv Festival. His first stage role was the lead in “Robby The Robot” (age 5), and he once auditioned for the Muppets.