skill series: better harold with jess bryson
Do you have experience with the beloved Harold? Do you want to up your game (figuratively and literally)? This is the class for you.
This class is an advanced exploration of the crucial elements of longform improv. Get direct and specific notes from your instructor on how to make scenes matter, how to play the game harder, how to make great edits and how to break down the Harold to build new forms.
4 weeks, 2 hrs/week (Sundays 4-6 PM, July 7th-28th 2019)
$125 plus tax
Experience with Harold, particularly in-class experience (either at Bad Dog or elsewhere). Don’t know if you fit the criteria? Send en email to firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm!
ABOUT JESS BRYSON
Jess is an improviser in Toronto, Ontario. She studied theatre at the University of British Columbia, while also growing as an improviser with Instant Theatre and Vancouver Theatresports League. She moved to Toronto in 2010 to pursue comedy.
Jess is a company member, teacher and former Academy Director of The Bad Dog Theatre Company. She performed in Rep shows like Pushpins, Toronto, I Love You (nom Canadian Comedy Award; won NOW Readers "Best Improv Troupe” 2013) and, La Grande Jatte (winner "Best Improv/Sketch Show" MyTheatreWorld 2016). She is also a member of the powerhouse troupe SquadGoals (nom "Best Improv/Sketch Show" MyTheatreWorld 2017), Moonstruck & Hook Up (nom "Best Live Ensemble" & "Best Live Production").
She is now at University of Toronto OISE, completing a Masters in counselling psychology to become a psychotherapist (using improv for better mental health).