Do You Improv? Comedy Improv Classes in English!
Learn the basics of improv in this 4-week class, gain confidence—and have fun!
Many people think they have to be an actor or funny to do improv. While being funny is nice, it’s more about listening and reacting.
Improv is more than a skill for performers. It’s an excellent way to:
Improve public speaking and writing skills
Learn to think on your feet
Open yourself to new ways of looking at things
Become a better listener
Bring more laughter into your life
If you’ve always been curious to try improv, we invite you to join us in this fun, safe environment.
All you need is an open mind and a willingness to play!
In this class we will explore:
Agreeing and committing
Attention and memory
Creating our environment
Playing with emotion and character
Where: Sperrstrasse 67
When: May 27th, June 3rd, June 10th, and June 17th
Cost: 200CHF per adult participant
150CHF for students
Interested? Please register at
Jennifer Cain Birkmose
Jennifer Cain Birkmose is the Boutique Theatre Basel’s resident improv teacher. She was bitten by the improv bug in 2011 while she was a part of the Brussels Light Opera Company in Brussels, Belgium while she worked as a pharmaceutical executive. Ever since then she has applied her love of YES AND to improv ensembles as well as corporate life, constantly bringing the improv mindset to boardrooms. Jennifer is a graduate of the Second City improv training program and is currently in Second City’s Conservatory program where she performs improv and sketch comedy. Originally from Oregon, USA, Jennifer has lived outside of the US for nearly 22 years. You can find her performing long-form and sketch comedy with her all-female virtual ensemble “alphabet salad”.