So You Think You're Funny? - A Students Guide to Improv Comedy
Published by Meriwether Publishing
Now, from Harvard University, the Immediate Gratification Players bring a new way to learn this popular art form
Written from the student's perspective, the book is divided into two sections of six chapters each ...
Building the Skills gives students training with useful drills, important rules to remember, and a basic tutorial in building your first improv scene
Storming the Stage will explain what no other book does - how to put your show in front of an audience
From creating a troupe to treating your audience right, this book can make its readers show-worthy
Chapters include ...
A Scene - The Basic Unit of Improv
To Do or Not to Do
Short Form or Long Form?
The Eternal Debate
Creating a Troupe
Auditions - Finding Your Best
Publicity - Turning on the Machine
And the Crowd Goes Wild - A Successful Show
Full of practical tips and techniques, this is an excellent resource for any theatre library