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Improv and the 21st Century Workplace
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Improv and the 21st Century Workplace

11/17/2015

When: Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
5:30 - 9 PM
Where: TBD
  
United States
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Business and creative leaders are looking for new ways to solve problems and build an adaptable workforce for our ever-changing, on-demand world. What better way to foster in-the-moment problem solving than to utilize the techniques of improvisational theater?

Why improv?
Improv is an extreme workout to get creative muscles into shape. It’s about being present, listening and responding. It’s moving out of your comfort zone, leaving your ego at the door and building trust.

What to expect:
Our instructors will guide you through improv exercises during which you’ll experience the power of yes, stretch your spontaneity and activate your imagination. You’ll add on to the ideas of others, generate solutions with little or no prep time, and conduct on-your-feet thinking. Switching from player to audience member, both roles incorporate observation, reflection and self-discovery, not to mention laugh-until-you-cry playfulness.

Who should attend?
This workshop is geared towards managers, supervisors and others with direct reports.

Takeaways:

  • Clearly articulate your ideas to an audience
  • Create in the moment using limited resources
  • Listen, be real and be relevant in your response
INSTRUCTORS
Lisa Pertoso (Bio)
Improvisation Facilitator + Coach
Terri Simon (Bio)
Facilitator, Creative Process Leader + Experience Design
SCHEDULE
5:30 PM Registration & light dinner
6:00 PM Program begins
9:00 PM Program concludes
PRICING

Member Non-Member
Through 10/25
$50 $65
Through 11/1 $60 $75
At the door $80 $80

About AdU Classes

AdU classes are perfect for junior- to mid-level professionals, professors and college students. Some classes give a broad introduction to the various departments within an advertising agency and how they work together to create great advertising. Others offer a deeper dive into specific topics.

 

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