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Thu 29th Jan
8:30 pm
10:00 pm
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Hanging with Harold - Weekly Drop-In Jam
Hanging with Harold is not a class or a workshop. It's not a show, either. It's a learn-by-doing drop-in jam where Sea Tea Improv and members of the improv community (that's you, just by showing up!) perform a kind of longform improv together known as the Harold.

Will you be among the first improvisers to reach 100 completed Harolds?

$5 per person
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Sea Tea Improv Studio, 75 Pratt St., Suite 500, Hartford, CT
Sun 1st Feb
2:00 pm
4:00 pm
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Intro to Improv (4-week course for beginners) begins!
Intro to Improv (4-week course for beginners)
Instructor: Greg Ludovici
Cost: $99

THIS COURSE IS NOW SOLD OUT!

Improv is for everyone. Whether you've got dreams of being a comedian, or you want to strengthen your public speaking skills, or you're just sick of your board game collection, improv can help. In this class, Sea Tea Improv will introduce the basic techniques and games that professional improvisers and comedy writers use to collaboratively discover fun ideas, characters, and scenes. You'll work in teams, so you'll never be left hanging alone. Our number one rule is "make your partner look good," so come try improv in a supportive, no-pressure environment, and learn from a professional improviser!

Sunday afternoons
from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
starting February 1, 2015

Where: Sea Tea Improv Studio
75 Pratt St, Suite 500, Hartford, CT

Prerequisite: None!

Class dates:
Sunday, February 1
Sunday, February 8
Sunday, February 15
Sunday, February 22

About the Instructor:
Greg Ludovici is a professional actor and a founding member of Sea Tea Improv. Greg studied acting, vocal performance, and stage directing at HARTT School and Skidmore College, and furthered his acting and dance education in London at The Poor School and Pineapple Studios. His interest in improv as an artform began in 2008 at Hartford Stage Company, and in 2011 Greg graduated from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater’s improv training program in New York City. Additionally, Greg has studied improvised musical theater at the Upright Citizens Brigade, Magnet Theater, and The PIT.

In Connecticut, Greg has performed professionally with organizations including Hartford Stage Company, Sea Tea Improv, Bated Breath Theatre Company, and Hartford Children’s Theatre.

When not acting, Greg puts his improv skills to work at LEGO Systems, where he creates video games, videos, and web sites for LEGO.com.

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Sea Tea Improv, 75 Pratt Street, Suite 500, Hartford, CT
Thu 5th Feb
8:30 pm
10:00 pm
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Hanging with Harold - Weekly Drop-In Jam
Hanging with Harold is not a class or a workshop. It's not a show, either. It's a learn-by-doing drop-in jam where Sea Tea Improv and members of the improv community (that's you, just by showing up!) perform a kind of longform improv together known as the Harold.

Will you be among the first improvisers to reach 100 completed Harolds?

$5 per person
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Sea Tea Improv Studio, 75 Pratt St., Suite 500, Hartford, CT
Fri 6th Feb
8:30 pm
11:00 pm
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CT Improv Mixer
Our monthly community mixer! All experience levels welcome.

Improvisers are paired up and will do scenes based off a musical suggestion, provided by in-house DJ Flawless Walrus, and there's plenty of time for mixing and hanging out!

Doors open at 8:30, scenes start around 9, $3 at the door, byob for those 21+

Guest Host: Casey Grambo
DJ Flawless Walrus
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Sea Tea Improv, 75 Pratt Street #500, Hartford, CT 06103, United States
Sat 7th Feb
all day
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Hanging with Harold MARATHON!
And DID YOU KNOW that once you do 5 Harolds, we'll give you a cool passport to record all of the Harolds you have done? DID YOU FURTHER KNOW that once you do 100 Harolds, you can perform a Harold in a longform showcase? We have about 4 people who have gotten to 100, and once we get 3 more we'll schedule that team for a show!

This marathon is an opportunity to get to know other improvisers, earn or finish your passport, jump to the next level, get a lot of Harold practice, and really challenge yourself to start nailing this popular longform. Greg, Julia, and Casey will be there the whole time to guide you and reconcile every show into a passport, dating back to 2012. Many other members of Sea Tea Improv will be there to hang out throughout the day as well!

HOW IT WILL WORK:

Drop in any time. Harolds will start every 30 minutes beginning at 9 AM.

We will put signups outside the studio for HALF the spots in every Harold. The other half will be reserved for whoever walks in the door or hangs around after their last Harold ends. So you can play it safe and come sign up early in the day, or just drop in whenever you want and we'll toss you in the mix right away. If we have dozens of folks we'll send a second group into our second studio. We'll make room for everyone!

No advance tickets-- just show up on Feb 7th and grab one of these 480 spots to practice your Harolds!

PRICE: $1 per Harold!

We will load up the studio with snacks, pizza slices, and drinks that will be available for $1 each. Bring your singles!
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Sea Tea Improv, 75 Pratt Street #500, Hartford, CT 06103, United States
Thu 12th Feb
8:30 pm
10:00 pm
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Hanging with Harold - Weekly Drop-In Jam
Hanging with Harold is not a class or a workshop. It's not a show, either. It's a learn-by-doing drop-in jam where Sea Tea Improv and members of the improv community (that's you, just by showing up!) perform a kind of longform improv together known as the Harold.

Will you be among the first improvisers to reach 100 completed Harolds?

$5 per person
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Sea Tea Improv Studio, 75 Pratt St., Suite 500, Hartford, CT
Sun 15th Feb
7:00 pm
9:00 pm
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Sea Tea Improv's FREE Comedy Show at City Steam Brewery!
Come see our signature monthly comedy show that's been running for over 5 years straight!

Eat, drink, laugh, and shout suggestions as Sea Tea Improv's team of professional comedians host an evening of completely improvised comedy at City Steam Brewery's Brew Ha Ha Comedy Club at 942 Main Street in Downtown Hartford, CT.

Sea Tea Improv has been voted "Best Local Comic" twice in the Advocate's Best of Hartford Readers' Poll, and has been featured on ESPN News, The Travel Channel, NPR, WFSB, and more!

Admission is FREE!

The Hartford Advocate called Sea Tea Improv's monthly show as one of the top things to do in Hartford. Enjoy City Steam's dinner menu and locally brewed beers while performers take suggestions from you and weave them into comedic scenes.

The comedy club doors open at 6PM for seating and dinner & drink service. The show begins at 7PM. Call ahead to City Steam at (860) 525-1600 to reserve seats. All ages are welcome, but due to the sale of alcohol, those under the age of 21 must be accompanied by a legal guardian.
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City Steam Brewery Cafe, 942 Main Street, Hartford, CT
Wed 18th Feb
9:30 pm
10:00 pm
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Sea Tea Improv does E-MPROV - a live online improv show!
Sea Tea Improv performs LIVE online on e-mprov.com on the 3rd Wednesday of every month!

See your favorite Sea Tea Improv members from all over the country perform together online from the comfort of your own screen-that-can-play-a-YouTube-video!
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Thu 19th Feb
8:30 pm
10:00 pm
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Hanging with Harold - Weekly Drop-In Jam
Hanging with Harold is not a class or a workshop. It's not a show, either. It's a learn-by-doing drop-in jam where Sea Tea Improv and members of the improv community (that's you, just by showing up!) perform a kind of longform improv together known as the Harold.

Will you be among the first improvisers to reach 100 completed Harolds?

$5 per person
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Sea Tea Improv Studio, 75 Pratt St., Suite 500, Hartford, CT
Fri 20th Feb
8:00 pm
9:30 pm
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Sea Tea Improv's Longform Showcase at Billings Forge!
Sea Tea Improv's Longform Showcase is a comedy show at The Studio at Billings Forge in Hartford, right next door to the Firebox restaurant. Every month's show is like a miniature improv festival!

Tickets are just $10! Buy tickets online:
seateaimprovlongform.eventbrite.com/

Laugh with Sea Tea Improv, a guest group, and a mixed group of area improvisers as they perform different kinds of *longform* improv comedy!

What's *longform* improv comedy? It's the styles of improv comedy made popular in Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, New York and other big cities where a single suggestion or story from the audience can become a 15-30 minute improvised comedy, created right before your eyes!
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The Studio at Billings Forge, 563 Broad St, Hartford, CT

Hartford, CT Improv Comedy