Only The Human offers a range of improvised comedy courses taught by internationally trained improvisers. These courses offer a comprehensive,detailed approach to your learning and further education or performance.
An introductory class focused on developing a solid foundation in long form Improvisational knowledge and technique. This class is open to anyone no matter your experience level. This class is taught over 8 weeks culminating in a graduation performance for your family and friends.
An advanced class focused on refining individual skills and developing a deeper understanding of UCB/OTH Improv theory and philosophy. This class will be slightly smaller to allow for a more tailored approach to individual improvisers. This course focuses on developing a clear understanding of 'Game of the Scene' the fundamental aspect of UCB style improv which can then be used in improv performance and sketch creation. This class is taught over 8 weeks.
[Pre-Requisate Completion of Level One]
Our most tailored class yet. Level Three Improv Elevation is an ongoing syllabus, which offers students the ability to attend short courses on specific topics that interest them. Improv Elevation explores in depth your individual playing style and allows you the flexibility to add specific skills to your improv toolkit. Each Class is $25 or you can book 4 classes and receive a discount. Classes run on a case by case basis.
Level Three Short Courses include
- Narrative Improv for Longform Structures
- The Harold
- The Improvised Musical
- Teaching and Coaching
- Standup Comedy
- Sketch Writing
[Pre-Requisate Completion of Level One + Level Two]
Only The Human offers many payment options for our courses.
Pay Cash. You can pay the course fee upfront in cash.
Pay Online. You can pay over the internet, using a PC/laptop or mobile device, with your debit card or credit card or bank account.
There are many sign up and payment options for Only The Human’s Level One classes.
For all Only The Human courses, you can choose to pay the total amount of your student fee upfront to secure your place prior to the course commencing. This means you pay the full student fee before the commencement of classes, using one of the methods listed above.
Instalment Payment Plan
To make it easier for you to pay the course fee, Only The Human also offers eligible students simple payment plans so that you can pay over a number of smaller instalments.
A 25% deposit of the student fee is due at time of enrolment; followed by 3 payment instalments spread over the duration of the course for the remaining course fee totalling $200.00. For details please ask the Finance Officer.
Drop In Classes
This option is only available for week 1 at $25 per drop-in. If you would like to continue then the balance of the course is due (totalling $200). (NOTE DROP IN IS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR LEVEL ONE - IMPROV FUNDAMENTALS WEEK ONE)
Completing a Level
In order to complete a level you must attend 75% of classes. Students may be asked to repeat a level if the education staff feel they would benefit before moving forward. This will be discussed with the individual student.
Cancellation of Courses by OTH
Only The Human reserves the right to change the teachers of our courses and to cancel any course that does not meet the minimum enrolment numbers, or cancel in the event of exceptional circumstances. Any change or cancellation will be made in writing to all course participants as soon as possible.
OTH abides by Australian Consumer Protection Law and strives to represent all products as accurately as reasonably possible.
Full Refund is available to course participants as long as they withdraw in writing(email) 7 days prior to the commencement of their course.
A Refund once the course has commenced will be granted on case by case basis, at the discretion of Company Directors.
Repeating a Course
Students who have completed a course are welcome to repeat the course again at a discounted rate. Please email education@othcomedy if you are interested in repeating a level you have already completed.