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Level One Improv Intensive: Introduction to Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Spend the Weekend at Stomping Ground meeting new friends, connecting, and playing!Spend the weekend at Stomping Ground learning to act without a script and write on your feet! In this in-person two day intensive, we’ll focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and getting out of your own way, making choices and jumping in with the […]

The Greenhouse: A Female-Focused Comedy Open Mic

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

A place for women to cultivate comedic materialThe Greenhouse is a female-focused, but not female-exclusive monthly comedy open mic with special guest spots and a headliner at Stomping Ground Comedy Theatre.The purpose is to increase the female-identifying comedy community in Dallas and provide a safe environment for new comics looking to try stand up and […]

Take One Improv at Stomping Ground

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Whose Line Is It Anyway-style improv that is both hilarious AND a choking hazardTake One Improv has performed over 1,000 shows for 10,000 people all over the country entertaining audiences with their fast-paced "Whose Line"-style games and larger-than-life characters. This show has audience participation and fun for everyone!This show is rated T for Teen (parental […]

Take One Two-Fer

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Two Great Improv Shows for $25!See two great improv shows for just $25 with the Take One Two-Fer! You can see Take One at 8 pm followed immediately by the F Words Improvised Murder Mystery at 9:30 pm.Take One Improv has performed over 1,000 shows for 10,000 people all over the country entertaining audiences with […]

Funny Femme Fatales Present: An Improvised Murder Mystery

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

An improvised murder mystery that will have you dying with laughterThe Funny Femme Fatales (the F Words) is a group of dynamic female performers who will dazzle you with their characters as they take you step-by-step from crime to handcuffs in this improvised murder mystery.Featuring Danielle Yoshiko Phillips, Desiree Pondt, Kimber Martin, Mandy Davis, Lynsey […]

The Formula: An All-Black Improv Comedy Experience

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

A monthly improv jam where Black performers can play, connect, and networkThe Formula: An All-Black Improv Comedy Experience is a once-a-month FREE jam to allow Black performers to get to know one another, practice improv, and have a good time. The monthly jam will build skills, allow for more stage time, and allow performers at […]

Friday Night Improv

Oak Hill Academy 9407 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75220, Dallas

Live long-form improv featuring It Could Be Thursday & BonobosTonight's show features the Level 6 graduating class It Could Be Thursday and homegrown improv vets BONOBOS.It Could Be Thursday takes you into a single large location in their "slice of life" format, Closed Quarters. It Could Be Thursday features Joel Jenkins, Beau McAfee, Tristen Rouse, […]

Level Two Improv Intensive: Fundamentals of Improvised Scenes

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Spend the Weekend at Stomping Ground learning how to create solid, two person scenes!Spend the weekend at Stomping Ground learning to create improvised scenes that matter! Students will learn to create scenes using object work, agreement, and using specific dialogue to create a grounded base reality for their scenes. Students will be introduced to the […]

Intro to Improv – *Free* In-Person Drop-In Class

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Discover what improvisation can do for you!People everywhere take improv classes to learn how to be better communicators, to be more spontaneous, and meet new people!  Participants will play warm up games and learn some basic improv skills through enjoyable and low-stakes exercises! This is a free, two hour * in-person* drop-in class--no prior performance […]

Coyote

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Live Sketch ComedyCoyote, fresh from their summer internship at Spahn Ranch, returns to give you the best punk rock sketch comedy on this side of the world. From confessions of a teenage son to the Scorpion god El Destructo, you'll experience humor. Sadness. And Stockholm Syndrome. And that's Coyote. Follow Coyote on instagram @Coyote_Sketch.Featuring: Malcolm […]

Sassy Night Laugh

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

An SNL-style sketch comedy show that will make you feel super gay!The Sassy Night Laugh is an SNL-style sketch show with a heavy FEMININE flair that's written and performed by some of DFW’s insanely talented performers that are Female or LGBTQIA-friendly. It only happens once a month but each month, the show will be filled […]

Level One Improv: Introduction to Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Meet New Friends, Connect, & Play!In this class in-person seven week class, we’ll focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and getting out of your own way, making choices and jumping in with the first thing that comes to mind. Students will learn to work as an ensemble to create stories on stage together. This class […]

Level Two Improv: Fundamentals of Improvised Scenes

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create engaging and meaningful two person scenes!In this seven week course, students will learn to create scenes using object work, agreement, and specific dialogue to create a grounded base reality for their scenes. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of long form scene work with a focus on solid two person […]

Level Six Improv: Advanced Long Forms

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to work as a team to create an engaging and captivating show!The capstone of the improv program at Stomping Ground Comedy Theater, students will build upon the knowledge and skills from previous levels as they learn various show formats and the specific skills needed to perform them. In the second half of the […]

Cast of Characters Morning Camp (Ages 6-8)

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Make new friends, connect, and play!This camp will focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and telling stories together. If you have a fearless youngster who can't help but take center stage or a shy kiddo who wants to grow their confidence, this camp could be just the thing to tickle their funny bone. In this […]

Cast of Characters Full Day Camp (Ages 9-12)

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Make new friends, connect, and play!This camp will focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and telling stories together. If you have a fearless youngster who can't help but take center stage or a shy kiddo who wants to grow their confidence, this camp could be just the thing to tickle their funny bone. In this […]

Cast of Characters Afternoon Camp (Ages 6-8)

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Make new friends, connect, and play!This camp will focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and telling stories together. If you have a fearless youngster who can't help but take center stage or a shy kiddo who wants to grow their confidence, this camp could be just the thing to tickle their funny bone. In this […]

Level Five Improv: Long Form Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create unique worlds full of vibrant characters as an ensemble!In this seven week class, students will learn The Harold, the original long form developed by Del Close and Charna Halpern at iO Theatre. Students will practice generating ideas from a suggestion, finding the game of the scene and expanding those games into […]

Level One Improv: Introduction to Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Meet New Friends, Connect, & Play!In this class in-person seven week class, we’ll focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and getting out of your own way, making choices and jumping in with the first thing that comes to mind. Students will learn to work as an ensemble to create stories on stage together. This class […]

Level Three Improv: Emotions & Relationships

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to affect and be affected by your scene partner and environment on stage!Students will refine and augment the skills and tools covered in Levels One and Two through exploration and heightening of emotional choices and adjustments to add perspective to their scene work. Students will learn to create scenes about emotionally- and relationally-oriented […]

Level Four Improv: Creating Characters in the Moment

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create living, breathing characters on the fly!Students will explore a number of techniques towards the aspirational goal of character agility: being able to create various living-and-breathing characters - imbued with emotion, perspective, attitude, and physicality. Building on the emotional content work of the previous level, students will work to create characters with […]

Level Six Improv: Advanced Long Forms

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to work as a team to create an engaging and captivating show!The capstone of the improv program at Stomping Ground Comedy Theater, students will build upon the knowledge and skills from previous levels as they learn various show formats and the specific skills needed to perform them. In the second half of the […]

Friday Night Improv

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Live long-form improv featuring It Could Be Thursday & 8I8HT 8Y8STonight's show features the Level 6 graduating class It Could Be Thursday and 8I8HT 8Y8S.It Could Be Thursday takes you into a single large location in their "slice of life" format, Closed Quarters. It Could Be Thursday features Joel Jenkins, Beau McAfee, Tristen Rouse, Brian […]

SideScroll: the Improvised RPG

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

A comedy show that blends role-playing and storytelling elements to create one-of-a-kind, epic adventures!SideScroll is an improvised comedy show that blends role-playing and storytelling elements to create one-of-a-kind, epic adventures. Watch our cast create ridiculous tales of good versus evil on the spot and take part in the adventure, excitement, and laughter by being the […]

Broadway(ish)

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Broadway(ish) creates a brand new musical each night with the help of the audience!Broadway(ish) improvises an original musical with the help of the audience and existing Broadway musical song titles. This show has all the musical tropes you love (and love to hate) and catchy original songs that you'll be humming all the way home. […]

Cast of Characters Full Day Camp (Ages 13-17)

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Make new friends, connect, and learn improv comedy!This camp will focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and telling stories together. If you have a fearless youngster who can't help but take center stage or a shy child who wants to grow their confidence, this camp could be just the thing to tickle their funny bone. […]

Friday Night Improv

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Live long-form improv featuring It Could Be Thursday & 8I8HT 8Y8STonight's show features the Level 6 graduating class It Could Be Thursday and 8I8HT 8Y8S.It Could Be Thursday takes you into a single large location in their "slice of life" format, Closed Quarters. It Could Be Thursday features Joel Jenkins, Beau McAfee, Tristen Rouse, Brian […]

Level Three Improv Intensive: Emotions & Relationships

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Spend the Weekend at Stomping Ground learning to Affect and Be Affected by Your Scene Partner on Stage!Spend the weekend at Stomping Ground learning to expand your acting skills in improvised scenes. Students will refine and augment the skills and tools covered in Levels One and Two through exploration and heightening of emotional choices and […]

Improv for Caregivers

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We blend improv games and therapy techniques to support and empower caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in their everyday lifeAt Improv for Caregivers, we know you want an easygoing relationship with your loved one. Caregiving for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a heavy burden with daily responsibilities that can feel overwhelming, depleting, […]

Friday Night Musical Improv Jam!

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Perform Sweet Sweet Songs and Scenes in this *Free* Monthly Musical Improv Jam!Come on, yall, let’s sing! Josh is on the keys, Greg is hosting, so let's sing some songs, play scenes, solos, duets, get some reps, shake out those and have fun! Sign up or just show up, just come and Jam...Musically! Recommended for […]

Auditions for KEVIN! Musical Improv Team

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We're holding auditions for our Musical Improv House Team and we would love to see you there!Musical Improv Team KEVIN is looking for new members!Preregistration isn't required to audition but allows you the chance to let us know your improv experience. If you'd like to show up at auditions without preregistering you're welcome to.Preregister and […]

Musical Improv Level One Intensive: Introduction to Songprov

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Spend the Weekend at Stomping Ground learning how to create sweet, sweet scenes and songs on stage!Spend the weekend at Stomping Ground learning how to create sweet, sweet scenes and songs on stage. In this intensive weekend course, you’ll learn the fundamentals of song structure, how to create fun and catchy choruses that will get […]

Sketch Writing Level One Intensive: Introduction to Comedy Writing

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Spend the weekend learning the basics of comedy writing from the script to the stage!This intensive weekend writing course will introduce students to sketch comedy starting with character monologues. Students will learn the basics of comedy writing and then use them to generate funny scenarios and interesting characters from scratch. On Sunday, students will revise […]

Coaching & Directing Improv Workshop

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn to create engaging and effective rehearsals for teams and shows!Who says you can't rehearse improv? In this two day workshop, students will learn the skills they need to effectively guide rehearsals and practices with improv troupes and shows, structuring rehearsals with clear goals that meet the needs of your team. In this hands-on course, […]

Improv for Caregivers

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We blend improv games and therapy techniques to support and empower caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in their everyday lifeAt Improv for Caregivers, we know you want an easygoing relationship with your loved one. Caregiving for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a heavy burden with daily responsibilities that can feel overwhelming, depleting, […]

Musical Improv Level Two: Making Meaningful Scenes & Songs

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn to earn the song in every scene and turn every song into a musical number!This seven week course will focus on creating meaningful scenes and songs in the moment. Students will learn to earn the song in the scenes with strong characters and emotional points of view. Students will learn a variety of new […]

Level Two Improv: Fundamentals of Improvised Scenes

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create engaging and meaningful two person scenes!In this seven week course, students will learn to create scenes using object work, agreement, and specific dialogue to create a grounded base reality for their scenes. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of long form scene work with a focus on solid two person […]

Level One Improv: Introduction to Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Meet New Friends, Connect, & Play!In this class in-person seven week class, we’ll focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and getting out of your own way, making choices and jumping in with the first thing that comes to mind. Students will learn to work as an ensemble to create stories on stage together. This class […]

Level Four Improv: Creating Characters in the Moment

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create living, breathing characters on the fly!Students will explore a number of techniques towards the aspirational goal of character agility: being able to create various living-and-breathing characters - imbued with emotion, perspective, attitude, and physicality. Building on the emotional content work of the previous level, students will work to create characters with […]

Sketch Level Two: Writing and Performing Comedic Scenes

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn to Develop and Heighten Strong Premises in Sketch Comedy!This seven week writing intensive course will build on the principles of comedy writing with a focus on writing premise-based sketches. Students will learn how to develop strong premises and heighten them over the course of a scene. In the second half of the course, students […]

Improv at Oak Hill Fridays

Oak Hill Academy 9407 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75220, Dallas

An after school program to teach social skills in a fun and silly no-judment zone for Oak Hill Students!This is an after school program open to middle school and high school students at Oak Hill Academy. This class is for anyone interested in finding the funny in a judgement free zone. No theater experience necessary! […]

Sketch Level One: Introduction to Sketch Comedy Writing

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn the basics of sketch comedy writing from the script to the stage!This seven week course will introduce students to sketch comedy starting with character monologues. Students will learn the basics of comedy writing and then use them to generate funny scenarios and interesting characters from scratch. On Sunday, students will revise and refine their […]

Level Five Improv: Long Form Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create unique worlds full of vibrant characters as an ensemble!In this seven week class, students will learn The Harold, the original long form developed by Del Close and Charna Halpern at iO Theatre. Students will practice generating ideas from a suggestion, finding the game of the scene and expanding those games into […]

Level One Improv: Introduction to Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Meet New Friends, Connect, & Play!In this class in-person seven week class, we’ll focus on having fun, being spontaneous, and getting out of your own way, making choices and jumping in with the first thing that comes to mind. Students will learn to work as an ensemble to create stories on stage together. This class […]

Level Two Improv: Fundamentals of Improvised Scenes

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to create engaging and meaningful two person scenes!In this seven week course, students will learn to create scenes using object work, agreement, and specific dialogue to create a grounded base reality for their scenes. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of long form scene work with a focus on solid two person […]

Level Three Improv: Emotions & Relationships

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to affect and be affected by your scene partner and environment on stage!Students will refine and augment the skills and tools covered in Levels One and Two through exploration and heightening of emotional choices and adjustments to add perspective to their scene work. Students will learn to create scenes about emotionally- and relationally-oriented […]

Level Six Improv: Advanced Long Forms

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109, #109 #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

Learn how to work as a team to create an engaging and captivating show!The capstone of the improv program at Stomping Ground Comedy Theater, students will build upon the knowledge and skills from previous levels as they do a deep dive on a specific improv format and the skills needed to perform it in a […]

Improv for Caregivers

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We blend improv games and therapy techniques to support and empower caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in their everyday lifeAt Improv for Caregivers, we know you want an easygoing relationship with your loved one. Caregiving for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a heavy burden with daily responsibilities that can feel overwhelming, depleting, […]

Improv for Caregivers

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We blend improv games and therapy techniques to support and empower caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in their everyday lifeAt Improv for Caregivers, we know you want an easygoing relationship with your loved one. Caregiving for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a heavy burden with daily responsibilities that can feel overwhelming, depleting, […]

Improv for Caregivers

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We blend improv games and therapy techniques to support and empower caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in their everyday lifeAt Improv for Caregivers, we know you want an easygoing relationship with your loved one. Caregiving for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a heavy burden with daily responsibilities that can feel overwhelming, depleting, […]

Improv for Caregivers

Stomping Ground Comedy Theater & Training Center 1350 Manufacturing Street, #109, Dallas, TX 75207, Dallas

We blend improv games and therapy techniques to support and empower caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in their everyday lifeAt Improv for Caregivers, we know you want an easygoing relationship with your loved one. Caregiving for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia is a heavy burden with daily responsibilities that can feel overwhelming, depleting, […]