Class Descriptions

Whether you want skills to improve your career, aspire to perform onstage, or are looking for a fun activity, a Stevie Ray’s class is for you!

After completing all six levels, students will be invited to create a Student Improv Team. The team will be coached by a member of The Stevie Ray’s Comedy Troupe.

BEGINNING I IMPROV
This six-week class is for beginners. Learn basic skills and concepts in a fun, hands-on workshop environment. Whether you want to perform improv, or are interested in sharpening skills for your personal or professional life, this is the class for you!

Next class: Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

October 20 – December 1, 2022

Six-week course: $175.00

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BEGINNING  II IMPROV
This six-week class is those who have completed Beginning I. Continue to build your skills to use for personal or professional growth. This class culminates with you performing in a showcase for your friends and family at our cabaret at the famous Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.

Next class: Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.   (Note new time)

August 30 – October 4, 2022

Six-week course: $175.00

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INTERMEDIATE I IMPROV
This six-week class is for students that have completed Beginning I & II. Now you start getting a taste of performance level improv techniques.

Next class: Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

October 11 – November 15, 2022

Six-week course: $175.00

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INTERMEDIATE II IMPROV
This six-week class is for students that have completed Intermediate I.

Next class: Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

November 22, 2022 – January 3rd, 2023

Six-week course: $175.00

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ADVANCED I IMPROV
This six-week class is for students that have completed Intermediate I & II. Learn the same improv that The Stevie Ray’s Comedy Troupe performs each week.

Next class: Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

January 10 – February 14, 2023

Six-week course: $175.00

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ADVANCED II IMPROV

The last step before forming your own student performance troupe!

Next class: Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

September 14 – October 19, 2022

Six-week course: $175.00

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MUSICAL IMPROV
This six-week class is for improv performers in the community, or students that have completed all six levels of improv training. Learn the basics of vocal performance as well as musical improvisation.

Next class: Mondays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

October 3 – November 7, 2022

Six-week course: $215.00

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BEGINNING STAND-UP COMEDY

In this four-session course, you will learn the techniques of writing comedy material, plus the secrets that professional comedians use when performing for an audience. Throughout the course, you will build an act and practice performance techniques. The class culminates with an exciting recital so you can show off your new skills for family and friends.

Next class: Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.   (Note new time)

September 22 – October 13, 2022

Four-week course: $150

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SKETCH COMEDY WRITING & PERFORMANCE

If you love Saturday Night Live or Monty Python’s Flying Circus, here is your chance to get your creative, crazy ideas on paper, and on the stage. This six-week course teaches the techniques of comedy sketch writing across the genres. The class culminates with your sketch(s) being performed for a live audience at a showcase at Stevie Ray’s Comedy Cabaret.

Next class: Mondays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

December 12, 2022 – January 30, 2023

Four-week course: $195

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YOUTH IMPROV – GRADES 3-5
This six-week class is for students in 3rd through 5th grade. Learn communication skills and concepts in a fun, interactive environment. Whether you want to perform improv, get more creative, or make new friends, This is the class for you!

Next class: Coming Soon!

Six-week course: $150.00

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YOUTH IMPROV – GRADES 6-8
This six-week class is for students in 6th through 8th grade. Learn communication skills and concepts in a fun, interactive environment. Whether you want to perform improv, get more creative, or make new friends, This is the class for you!

Next class: Coming Soon!

Six-week course: $150.00

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YOUTH IMPROV – GRADES 9-12
This six-week class is for students in 9th through 12th grade. Learn communication skills and concepts in a fun, interactive environment. Whether you want to perform improv, get more creative, or make new friends, This is the class for you!

Next class: Coming Soon!

Six-week course: $150.00

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All classes are held at:
Stevie Ray’s Comedy Cabaret
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN 55317

Questions? Contact us at 952-500-9230 or stevie@stevierays.org