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improv online

Keep socialising and having fun with improv with our online classes, courses, socials, jams, shows and more!

Hoopla’s purpose is to bring the joy of improv to everyone. We aim to make improv fun, friendly, sociable, open and accessible to all. Improv for everyone!

We’re aiming to keep this going through this crazy year with a fun selection of online improv classes, sketch comedy courses, stand up comedy courses, improv shows, jams, online parties and socials.

Most of all we’re aiming to help give you a break from things, meet some new people, and have a massive laugh with improv!

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Our online classes have recently been recommended by The Guardian, The Evening Standard, Grazia, Chortle, The Londonist, BBC Radio 2 and more!

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    Online Level 1: Beginners improv course

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    Online Level 2: Intermediate improv course

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    Online Level 3: Advanced improv courses

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    Online drop-ins and taster days

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done some improv before?

try our advanced online courses:

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End the year with something fun! Improvise entire pantomimes from scratch with fairy tale stories, audience interaction and thigh slapping characters! With James Witt. Starts November and December 2020.

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The best bits of The Meisner Technique, applied to improv. Living truthfully under imaginary circumstances. With Steve Roe. Starts December 2020 and January 2021.

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With Lauren Shearing from Showstoppers, Austentatious and The Playground AND Andrew Gentilli from Beings. Go beyond your default characters and expand your character range. Starts November.

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With Steve Roe, Director of Hoopla. Learn how to improvise an entire play/movie from just one suggestion! Starts November.

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With Steve Roe, Director of Hoopla. The Hero’s Journey narrative structure and character archetypes applied to improv. Starts February 2021.

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Short-form isn’t just for beginners! Fun! Joy! Play! LOADS of games! With Steve Roe. Starts January 2021.

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An advanced course for people that have previously done our Emotional Connection course with Chris Mead. Starts January 2021.

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more fun things!

stand up courses, sketch comedy courses, jams, socials and more!

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Online Stand Up Comedy Courses

Have some fun learning how to write and perform stand up comedy! Starts January, February and March.

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Online Sketch Comedy Courses

With Gemma Arrowsmith, writer-performer on Emmy nominated Tracey Ullman’s Show on BBC 1 and script editor on BBC Radio 4’s Extra Newsjack. Starts February and March.

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Online Jams

A cross between a workshop and a show with loads of performance games and show formats in one big party of improv to help you keep performing. Sunday nights.

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Online Socials

Keep sociable while on lockdown with online tea breaks, pub chats, singalongs, open cabarets, networking events, games and more on our facebook group Hoopla Impro People.

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