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Improvisation (Adults 16+)

Improvisation is an unbeatable way for inexperienced actors to access theatre and a superb tool for experienced actors looking to upskill themselves.

Adult Improvisation classes TAPAC
Acting & Drama
  • Thursdays, to
    07:00 pm - 08:30 pm
Millie Hanford
TAPAC class

Learn how to make your own original performance and create unique dramatic characters in this engaging programme...

You will learn techniques to strengthen and develop your acting talent, improvisation methods to engage your imagination, and ways of collaborating effectively with others. You will travel into the richness of your own creativity and spontaneity.

This class is suitable for those with experience in performance as well as those who have never performed at all.

Teaching artist

Millie Hanford

Millie Hanford

Millie is an experienced drama and improvisation tutor who has led a variety of drama and improvisation classes and masterclasses for Christchurch’s Court Theatre since 2016.  Millie spent five years as a member of Court Theatre’s popular Court Jesters improvisation troupe, regularly performing in Scared Scriptless. She has performed in numerous Court Theatre productions. Millie is also a certified dance teaching specialising in Jazz, Tap and Ballet, having gained BAL Tap Advanced and ADJA Jazz Advanced Two with Honours. She is a graduate of The Actors’ Program 2022 and now currently works with TAPAC, Head Held High and Tim Bray Theatre Company teaching drama throughout Auckland.