Special Events

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Upcoming Improv Classes

LAUGHS BEFORE LUNCH: A Daytime Improv Class for Non-Performers

Starting April 17th: 11am -Noon

Make your Mondays just a little bit brighter at Riverside Theatre. Join Kathleen Johnson for an hour each week while we laugh and learn about the fundamentals of improv. Never taken an improv class before? No problem! Nervous about performing? No performing necessary! Eager to get out and meet some new people? This is the class for you!   

SERIOUSLY FUNNY: High School Improv Intensive

Starting May 1st – 6-7PM

Get ready to have some serious fun at Riverside Theatre. This fun and supportive workshop series will get area high school students up on their feet: creating characters, telling stories, and solidifying a deeper understanding of improvisational acting.  

YES, AND TWO BEERS: LEVEL 2: Intermediate Improv Class for Non-Performers

Starting May 1st – 7:30-9PM

Taken an improv class? Performed improv before? Have a clear idea of the fundamentals…but want to learn more? Join Kathleen Johnson at Riverside Theatre in downtown Iowa City to LEVEL UP your improv skills in this intermediate class designed to deepen our knowledge of storytelling, character development, and improv scene/format skills.  

If the thought of improv scares you, we’ll bring some liquid courage… each participant will receive 2 beers (or other drink of their choosing) at each class!