Class Description: Learn tips, tricks, and techniques for discovering and developing new characters. Through movement exercises, scene work, and emotional exploration, students will find funny characters to store in their improv tool belts for their next rehearsal, show, or audition.
About the Instructor: Julie Marchiano is an actor, writer, and improviser who has spent the last seven years in Chicago, studying and performing at The Second City, iO Chicago, and The Annoyance Theater, among others. Most recently, she spent two years on the e.t.c. Resident Stage at The Second City, where she wrote two Jeff Recommended revues, A Red Line Runs Through It, and Fantastic Super Great Nation Numero Uno. Julie has performed with The Second City Touring Company, Second City Theatricals aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines, and has written for The Huffington Post, RedEye Chicago, Dose, and OMGFacts, to name a few. juliemarchiano.com