IMPROV PLAYGROUND PRESENTS Personal Growth Through Laughter and Play w/ Adam Rudder
This is an interactive workshop that facilitates teamwork and boosts confidence, using improvisation practices and purposeful play. Improv Playground workshops are designed so that participants can think quicker on their feet and be more effective in social situations.
Improv is the ultimate art of creating on the spot and can benefit participants by giving them increased levels of confidence and providing the same tools for trust and collaboration that performers need to get on stage every day. Plus it is fun fun FUN!!!
WHAT THE WORKSHOP LOOKS LIKE:
Workshops are taught through experiential exercises, interactive improvisations and real-life simulations. Improv Playground is presented in a rehearsal style setting, where participants will explore collaborative movement, short skits, games and creating “in the moment”, all while having fun learning the fundamentals of improv in a playful and safe environment!
Exercises are designed to help participants:
~ Think quicker on their feet in difficult and challenging situations
~ Increase self-confidence
~ Improve communication
~ Gain comfort in social settings
~ Overcome fears of public speaking
~ Think outside the box
~ Become better listeners & observers of non-verbal communication
~ Embrace change
~ Enhance creativity
$30 at the door
ABOUT THE FACILITATOR: Adam Rudder is an improv veteran of over fifteen years, who facilitates the art form to help individuals shift their mind sets and take quantum leaps in both their professional and personal lives. He performed and directed the award-winning comedy improv troupe The Hinges for over ten years. The Hinges are a two time KGTV Channel 10 A-List recipient for San Diego’s “Best Theatre Group”, and won the prestigious 2011 iO West Los Angeles Comedy Festival Audience Choice Award (one of the world’s most esteemed comedy festivals, featuring stars such as Joel McHale, Drew Carey, Adam Scott, and cast members from hit shows The Office, Community, MADtv, Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock). Adam has trained hundreds of improv students, many who have seen success in TV, film and garnered immense followings on YouTube. He has also assisted countless non-entertainment professionals make dynamic breakthroughs in their careers and personal development. As a former event planner, business owner and music promoter, Adam is well versed in group and team dynamics. In addition to coaching, Adam runs a production company and serves as a film producer, director and screenwriter for numerous projects ranging from feature films and national commercials to the emerging digital entertainment market for companies such as Disney and Google. Adam graduated with honors in Communication from the University of California at Santa Barbara.
Reserve your spot online: goo.gl/ZPkaBX