Session: Spring 2024
Chapter:  CYT Phoenix at Shepherd of the Desert
Location:  Shepherd of the Desert
Time:  4:00pm - 6:00pm
Day:  Tuesday
Starts:  02/20
Ages:  10 - 18
Tuition:  $220.00


Acting without a script? That’s Improv! This class teaches basic improvisational skills as well as perfecting students’ abilities to think on their feet! Students will learn how to create a scene, character, and conflict in a matter of seconds as they master the rules of improvisational acting. Upon completion of this course, students will have experience in the following areas:

The basic tenets of Improv.
Thinking creatively and quickly as a team
Effectively initiating and navigating the necessary steps involved in creating an Improv. scene
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Gretchen Carpenter

Gretchen is a CYT Phoenix alumnus, having been involved in 24 Mainstage Productions over her ten years as a student in the program. She is a current student at Grand Canyon University where she is pursuing a BA in Theatre Education. She is grateful for CYT and blessed to be a part of the organization as a teaching artist.

Location Notes:

CYT at Shepherd of the Desert is located inside the Mountain View location of Shepherd of the Desert Lutheran Church and Preschool.  Class / rehearsals are held in the church sanctuary.


9400 E Mountain View Rd , Scottsdale, AZ 85258