At BaseJump Improv we believe learning improv should be fun! Our public Wellington improv classes; level 1 -4, offer a clear structure and progressive performance pathway in a fun fueled supportive environment which leads from beginners all the way to the stage.
BaseJump One: The Foundation
This is the first step of your journey into Chicago-style improvised theatre and comedy. Through a mixture of games, drills, and scene work; you will discover the key building blocks of improv in a fun fuelled and supportive class environment.
BaseJump Two: The Craft
With this next step, you will dive into the world of Chicago-style improv more fully, and learn about the specifics of what makes a good scene tick. You will begin to add to your improv tool box so you have many skills and techniques to draw on for the journey ahead.
BaseJump Three: The Harold
The Journey continues! You have put in the time and reps, and now you’re ready for the Harold, the signature show format created by Del Close and his Chicago team. You will be learning BaseJump Improv’s Harold and will drill the many aspects week in and week out as you head towards performance.
BaseJump Four: The Performance
You’ve made it! This is your opportunity to take it to the stage and perform in BaseJump Improv's regular showcase. Here you will dive deeper and further refine your performance of The Harold and develop a group identity as one of BaseJump Improv’s unique Harold teams!