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Kings Bay Y

Improv/Introduction to Acting

Improv/Introduction to Acting

Program Dates:

Tuesdays, September 13 – November 1, 2022

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Thursdays, September 15 – November 3, 2022

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Program Fees:

$240 for 8-Week Session

Leif Riddell (Creator, Founder, and Director of Leif’s Improv Acting Playhouse) has over 20+ years as a professional in the film, TV, and entertainment industry.

The playhouse offers various seasonal classes specializing in improvisation, acting,  on-camera training, scene study, audition processes, vocals, and movement. These classes are ONGOING. Students who are not able to register at the beginning of the season can join in at any time!

Leif Riddell and the Playhouse staff encourage students to explore and take chances to improve their acting skills and performance. Improvisational exercises/games help students discover and advance creative skills. Techniques are introduced that enable students to feel comfortable and confident.

Class Description:

Students will be introduced to Leif Riddell’s unique, proven approach of using improvisational games/exercises to create characters and/or scenes in any given moment. Alongside creating and learning to adapt to new situations, students will learn to control emotions, strengthen vocal projection, utilize objects, physical comedy and most importantly, master the “Yes and” technique.

Have a question or need more information about the program?

Contact us at: (718) 648-7703 or and a member of our team will be happy to assist you.


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