We are super excited to announce that we have another comedy summer camp for kids this year! We are hosting kids in our fun and engaging summer program in our home at The BIG Theater! This year, camp will be Monday, July 22nd - Friday, July 26th.
In a fun day camp, kids learn the basics of comedy in the performing arts. This helps chldren learn soft skills while also creating solid scene work and fun characters. As students they'll gain self-confidence while exploring their own creativity and experiencing how group trust and teamwork make for amazing and hilarious theater.
For kids, we're focusing on helping them learn about:
When it come to teaching kids, we know they don't need lessons to be completely serious all of the time. So we've created a summer programs to help children communicate through leadership, public speaking & storytelling.
It's important for kids to learn to work together. So we're helping them with team building. Improv tools help kids learn to comfortably be spontaneous and shift as they get new information.
Not only does this ways of doing things cause a change in children's behavior, it helps them learn to work in new ways. What produces results is this new way of thinking.
Our teachers learned from the best in the business and comedy worlds including regular training from New York City's Upright Citizen's Brigade (UCB), Magnet Theater, and Chicago's Second City.
If you want to know more, we can tell you more. Learn about our 2019 Improv Comedy Summer Camp now!
Share news, send story ideas, responses to stories.
This blog is run by BIG volunteers. We take pride in hearing what you – our audiences, students, teachers, performers, & volunteers – have been up to and we want to share your stories on the blog.
Share your BIG experience through Twitter & Instagram.
Tag @bigimprov on Instagram or @bigimprov on Twitter. Your post could be retweeted or regrammed on our profile!
Various BIG members and friends contribute to the blog. Enjoy!