Adult Classes

Improv theatre and comedy classes and workshops for adults in the GTA at Bad Dog!

bad dog improv classes

UPCOMING CLASSES AT A GLANCE

FOUNDATION 1 (BEGINNER) | 8 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: NONE

Tuesdays 6-8 PM | May 14th-July 9th (No class May 28th)

Fridays 6-8 PM | May 17th-July 12th (No class May 31st)

Sundays 12-2 PM | June 2nd- July 28th (No class Canada Day weekend June 30th)

Mondays 1-3 PM | June 3rd-July 29th (No class Canada Day July 1st)

Saturdays 12-2 PM | June 8th-August 3rd (No class Canada Day weekend June 29th)

FOUNDATION 2 (NOVICE) | 8 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: FOUNDATION 1 (OR EQUIVALENT)

Sundays 12-2 PM | Mar. 17th-May 12th (No class Easter weekend April 21st) | with Gavin Williams

Fridays 6-8 PM | May 16th-July 11th (No class May 31st)

Sundays 6-8 PM | June 2nd- July 28th (No class Canada Day weekend June 30th)

Mondays 6-8 PM | June 3rd-July 29th (No class Canada Day July 1st)

Saturdays 2-4 PM | June 8th-August 3rd (No class Canada Day weekend June 29th)

FOUNDATION 3 (INTERMEDIATE) | 8 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: FOUNDATION 2 (OR EQUIVALENT)

Wednesdays 1-3 PM | Mar. 13th-May 1st | with Nicole Passmore

Wednesdays 5:30-7:30 PM | May 15th-July 10th (No class May 29th)

Thursdays 6-8 PM | May 16th-July 11th (No class May 30th)

Saturdays 4-6 PM | June 8th-August 3rd (No class Canada Day weekend June 29th)

SKILL SERIES: MISCHIEF (INTERMEDIATE) | 4 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: FOUNDATION 3 (OR EQUIVALENT)

Sundays 5-7 PM | Apr. 21st-May 12th with Anders Yates

LONGFORM BASICS (INTERMEDIATE) | 8 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: FOUNDATION 3 (OR EQUIVALENT)

Mondays 12-2 PM | Mar. 11th-May 6th (No class Easter Monday April 22nd) with Andrew Bushell

Wednesdays 6-8 PM | May 15th-July 10th (No class May 29th)

SCENE DIAGNOSTICS (INTERMEDIATE) | 8 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: FOUNDATION 3 (OR EQUIVALENT)

Wednesdays 1-3 PM | May 15th-July 10th (No class May 29th)

SCENE DIAGNOSTICS (ADVANCED) | 8 WEEKS x 2 HOURS PER WEEK

PREREQUISITE: FOUNDATION 3 (OR EQUIVALENT)

Sundays 2-4 PM | June 2nd- July 28th (No class Canada Day weekend June 30th)

ABOUT BAD DOG THEATRE COMPANY

For over 30 years, our basic improv program has helped people from all walks of life improve their confidence, their public speaking, and their creativity. From CEOs to truck drivers, from sales people to ballet dancers, we’ve taught thousands of students the simple joy of improv as an art, business and life skill.

Whether you’re trying to break into the performing arts, hone a creative edge, or simply become more comfortable in front of new people, the Bad Dog Academy’s improv workshops are for you. They’re FUN, the people are supportive and there’s never any pressure to do things you’re uncomfortable with. Just take our introductory improv course and we’re sure you won’t regret it. Thousands of satisfied students, students just like you, can’t be wrong.

Our faculty – all working actors – have been nominees or winners of Geminis, Doras, and Canadian Comedy Awards. As teachers and performers, they have toured across North America, Europe, Australia & the Caribbean, and they bring their unique perspective to every class.