Online Classes

  • All classes taught via Zoom. Students receive an email with links at least 24 hours before the class starts. 
  • To see a full list of classes or add your name to a waitlist, click here
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Intro & Core Track Classes Available Online for the First Time!

Basic Improv

The first level of the Core Track introduces students to the fundamentals of improvisation through the use of games and exercises in a fun, fast-paced environment. Basic lays the foundation for The Groundlings style of improv and sketch, which each level above Basic (Intermediate and Advanced Improv) will build upon.

12 sessions, $525 (Prereq: Passed audition)

Click here to schedule a free audition.

Improv Workshop A

Improv Workshop A takes beginning students through all the core principles of improv in a fun, safe environment. You’ll build self-confidence, develop your creativity, experiment, play, and make new friends from the comfort of your own home. No experience necessary!

6 sessions, $310

Sketch Writing Workshop A

(Formerly Intro to Sketch A)

The Groundlings School’s 6-session deeper dive into the basics of sketch writing! Learn the difference between character and premise sketches, identifying beats, writing for your medium, and how to find material. Get experience and build confidence in your writing ability. For each class, students will write and submit sketches, and we will find the gold in whatever you create.

6 sessions, $300

Additional Online Specialty Classes:

MORE Improv for Beginners

with julie welch

This class is a great opportunity to continue to learn the basics of improv. Ideal for those who have some familiarity with improv (though not required) and would like additional practice. Everyone will have a chance to participate in this safe and fun workshop.

1 session: Tuesday, August 11, 10 - 12:30pm.


Continued Sketch Writing

with guy stevenson

Already know the basics of writing a sketch? Let’s keep going! MADtv writer Guy Stevenson will give you top quality professional notes, and help turn your own comedic sensibility into sketches you can be proud of. Screenplay software such as Final Draft, Celtx, or WriterDuet is required to participate in this class. Students must send a PDF of a finished sketch to the instructor before the first class.

4 sessions (Saturdays, 12 - 2:30pm) starting August 22.


Intro to Voice-Over Acting

with George McGrath

A one-day introduction to the world of Voice-Over acting that gives students an overview of the kinds of job opportunities in the Voice-Over world and techniques to becoming a good actor behind the microphone.

1 session: Sunday, August 23, 12 - 2:30pm.


Improv Workshop B

Improv Workshop B continues where Improv Workshop A leaves off, and it builds on the fundamentals of improvisation learned in Workshop A. Students will have the opportunity to review some of the important basics while also moving onto new exercises and scenes.

6 sessions (Saturdays, 10 - 12:30pm) starting September 12.