ClassesSince 2003, FOU has been refining a unique approach to improvisation that has quickly made it one of the most successful short-form improv companies in the world. Today, Face Off University continues to expose both novice and experienced performers to the transformative power of the art form. For those who are looking for professional performance opportunities, FOU develops its in-house casting pool by fostering talent in the training program. Alumni of the program, many of whom continue to work within the organization, include a long list of accomplished stage, television, and film actors.
Intro to Face Off (5 Week Session)
Face Off University provides a fun, judgment free, creative environment in which to explore the fundamentals of improvisation. Using group games and exercises that any novice can master, our class is ideal for discovering “what improv is” and unlocking the creative potential inside all of us. Intro to Face Off is a 5-week class with a final jam session.
Face Off Improv
Each 5-week session features an all-new, completely customized curriculum. Students will be challenged with advanced techniques and forms, exposed to FOU’s vast improv game catalogue, and will receive more one-on-one focused development. Participants are automatically enrolled in a loyalty incentive program to earn discounted future class sessions and become eligible for FOU productions. Prerequisite: Intro to Face Off
I use my improv training every day on TV and no one helped me develop those skills more than Face Off.Christopher Hahn
The Face Off folks are improv gurus. I took classes with them to keep my improv skills sharp, and afterwards, I felt like an improv guru myself! Whether you are brand new to the scene or seasoned, this fun, inclusive, and professional environment is the place for you!Drew Moerlein
Face Off alone has helped me relax, and allowed my personality to shine through from auditioning all the way to just holding a conversation. Proud to put them on my résumé.Markesha McCoy
It was an invaluable tool in my artistic recovery… I damn near laughed my face off!TJ Moss
Other Class Offerings
FOU is committed to the expansion of learning opportunities for both new students and in-house talent. Check our website regularly for FOU’s newest educational offerings. Don’t hesitate to ask us about drop-in classes as well!
Interested? Contact us, let us know your interests, and we’ll be in touch when the next offerings are added to the schedule!