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Level One: The Principles of Improv

Level One: The Principles of Improv

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Instructor: Kelly Buttermore

Kelly Buttermore has been performing improv and sketch in New York since 2003. She can currently be seen performing with Justin Peters in the appropriately named duo, From Justin to Kelly. The two perform regularly at the Magnet, and have appeared at numerous festivals in 2014, including the District Improv Festival in Washington, DC, the Providence Improv Festival and Duofest in Philadelphia. Kelly has also been a member of resident ensembles at the Magnet since 2006, including, most recently, the house team Horses – a two-time selection of the Chicago Improv Festival - from 2011 to 2014. With Kate Emswiler, she has written and performed two super fun sketch shows in 2014, “Dearly Beloved and Everyone Else” and “Vacation Town.” She is excited to be a writer for Reductress (www.reductress.com), the first and only fake women's magazine. She is also an instructor at the Magnet, where she teaches Level One and has the most fun ever doing it.

Session Schedule*

  • #1 - Jul 28, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #2 - Aug 4, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #3 - Aug 11, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #4 - Aug 18, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #5 - Aug 25, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #6 - Sep 8, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #7 - Sep 15, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.
  • #8 - Sep 22, 2014, 7:00 pm
    at Training Center - Room B - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.

Show Schedule*

  • #1 - Sep 26, 2014, 8:00 pm
    at Magnet Studio Theater - 259 W 30th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave, 2nd floor.

*subject to change