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If you are looking to learn more about the art of comedy, The Comedy Shrine offers improvisation classes, acting classes, and writing classes. No matter your level of experience, we have a class designed for you. Since the Chicagoland is the world capital of improv and sketch comedy, we have a wide dearth of instructors, including Emmy-award winners, Hollywood regulars, and ex-SNL writers, to help you hone your comedic abilities. These groundbreaking and innovative men and women will encourage your growth and development in your chosen field of comedy. Whatever your reasons for taking our classes, The Comedy Shrine and its instructors are here to help support you and enhance your skills in a fun, friendly environment. Please do not hesitate to contact our office for any questions or concerns you might have..

Improv: Improv Class is the complete foundation in the principles of scenic improvisation.

Stand-Up: Develop your style as a stand-up comedian as we focus on developing material, stage presence and delivery.

Writing: Master the skills of writing sketch comedy in this class designed for writers and actors of all experience levels.

Kid/Teen: We offer short week-long Intensives during the school year to coincide with school breaks.

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