Workshops

During the festivalweekend there will be several workshops about solo improv. Teachers are our great international guests Dave Morris (Canada) and Andy Eninger (US)

Andy Eninger

Friday november 8th
10:00 – 17:00 hrs
Experienced Level

Andy Eninger: Solo Improv
Be brave, free your mind and take a chance on solo improvisation! Find structures for improvising monologues, weaving a solo montage and even creating multi-character scenes where you play all the characters! Discover different types of monologues and techniques for interacting with the audience. Build new ways to start a strong character. Along the ay, you will uncover your own personal themes, strengths and face your weaknesses when it’s just you on stage! The ultimate challenge – but even newer improvisers can jump in.  Taught by Andy Eninger, the creator of the solo improv format called the Sybil.

Dave Morris

Saturday november 9th
10:00 – 17:00 hrs
Experienced Level

Dave Morris: Talkin’ Pretty
He will teach you how to tell great stories. Using his experience as a spoken word poet and storyteller, he’ll teach you how to use narration to add depth to your stories and characters, how to create meaning out of the simplest idea, and how use the spoken word to do more than just tell stories.

Sunday november 10th
13:00 – 17:00 hrs
Intermediate level

Andy Eninger: Character Lab
Find quick & easy ways to create more interesting characters, and to help strengthen your partner’s character in a scene. Learn about your personal strengths and whether you create Head-centered characters, Body-centered, or Heart-centered characters. Then, build quick skills to become stronger in the other styles to discover a whole new range of characters. Along the way you will explore ways to help your scene partner to create great characters while drawing inspiration from the gifts they give to you.

Sunday november 10th
13:00 – 17:00 hrs
Intermediate level

Dave Morris: How to get ideas
Solo improv is the ideal format for personal stories. But where do you get the ideas from when you are on your own? Dave will inspire you to get suggestions and themes that make you tick. And make the most beautiful, crazy and personal stories from them! Find your own characters, stories, locations, ideas… Say YES to yourself and play with what inspires you! Find out what kind of suggestions you like, what kind of style you like and learn from the amazing Dave Morris.

Apply to the workshops
Workshops at Friday and Saturday cost € 75,-
Workshops at Sunday afternoon cost € 45,-
Please apply by sending an e-mail, with your name and preferred workshop to workshops@remifestival.nl And our friendly volunteer Rikus will help you!