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EIIF: Will Hines – Pulling Premise From An Opening (Sold Out)

Scottish Storytelling Centre
Training Venue
Edinburgh International Improv Festival

After a successful launch in 2019 the annual Edinburgh International Improv Festival is back in 2020 with an even bigger and better line up and an exciting programme of workshops available.

The UCB Theatre champions this approach: you start with an opening, and you use that opening to get good comedic ideas for your scenes, and then you use those ideas! Jump-start your scenes with a funny premise right away! Learn the strengths and pitfalls of this approach. Remember to be an actor, even though you start off like a writer. We will use at least two openings: probably monologues and pattern games though the teacher reserves the right to change these on the day.

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*Please note this event is now sold out.*

A booking fee of £1 is charged per transaction for online and phone bookings. No booking fee is applied to tickets purchased in person from the Scottish Storytelling Centre Box Office.
28 Feb
11:00 - 17:00