2013 Conference Schedule

Welcome! Peep our workshop lineup below. Scroll down to get more information on how all this works as well as registration options.

Saturday February 23rd – Workshops

10:00a Massive Group Warmup at York Rite (upstairs from TNM). Practice sessions in the TNM Lobby from 2:00-5:00p led by various TNM instructors (2:00p Tami Nelson, 3:00p Derek Dupuy, 4:00p Derek Dupuy).

“Cultivating an Audience” panel held inside TNM Main Stage at 1:15p.

York Rite Theater

  • 10:30a Sleight of Hand with Derek Dupuy (New Orleans)
  • 11:30a Psychic Interpretation with Shyla Ray (Houston)
  • 2:00p-6:00p Training Camp: The Mini-Intensive (CJ Hunt, Chris Trew and James Hamilton)

TNM: Red Room

  • 10:30a Centers with Joseph Meissner (New Orleans)
  • 11:30a: Drivers Ed with Vanessa Gonzales (Austin)
  • 2:00p: How to do The Dusty with Chris Trew (New Orleans)
  • 3:00p Emotional Inertia with Thomas Dotstry (Baltimore)
  • 4:00p All for One, One for All with Amy Jordan (Austin)

TNM: Main Stage

  • 10:30a Put Your Dude Anywhere with Tami Nelson (New Orleans)
  • 11:30a Bummer Jamz with Michael Foulk (Austin)
  • 2:00p-5:00p Master Class:  Directing an Unscripted Play with Prescott Gaylord (Baltimore)

York Rite Theater Small Room (afternoon sessions only)

  • 2:00p Silence and Sincerity with Mike Spara (New Orleans)
  • 3:00p Life Mining with Amy Birkhead (Houston)
  • 4:00p Bummer Jamz Michael Foulk (Austin)

Sunday February 24th Workshops

10:00a Massive Group Warmup at York Rite (upstairs from TNM).  Practice sessions in the TNM Lobby from 2:00-5:00p led by various TNM instructors (2:00p Derek Dupuy, 3:00p TBD, 4:00p Michael Foulk).

“TNM Town Hall” panel held inside TNM Main Stage at 1:15p.

York Rite Theater:

  • 10:30a: 10:30a Musical Improv Invasion with Justin Strackany (Austin)
  • 11:30a:  English is Overrated with Tim Soszko (Chicago)
  • 2:00p-6:00p Master Class: Training Camp: The Mini-Intensive (CJ Hunt, Vanessa Gonzales and Tami Nelson)

TNM Red Room:

  • 10:30a: Centers with Joseph Meissner (New Orleans)
  • 11:30a: Life Mining with Amy Birkhead (Houston)
  • 2:00p-5:00p: Master Class: Using improv to write more sketch comedy w/ Tim and Micah (Chicago)

TNM: Main Stage

  • 10:30a: Go For It! with Micah Philbrook (Chicago)
  • 11:30a: Hit Your Deal, Find the Fun with John Windmueller (Baltimore)
  • 2:00p-5:00p: Master Class: Something From Nothing Can Be Everything with Dan Grimm (Austin)

York Rite Theater Small Room (afternoon sessions only)

  • 2:00p: How to do The Dusty with Chris Trew (New Orleans)
  • 3:00p Silence and Sincerity (Mike Spara)
  • 4:00p The Power of Standup Comedy: Techniques Pro Comics Use to Always Succeed with Dan French (Austin)

How does this work? Your Basic Conference registration covers admission to all shows on Friday and Saturday night. It also covers every workshop below except for the Master Classes in bold. Master Class registration currently includes Basic Conference registration. If spots remain when we’re one week from the event students will be able to register for Master Classes only. Additional Master Classes can be purchased as well.

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