stand-up stockYou don’t have to be gifted to learn how to express yourself. You only need a willingness to laugh at your own life’s adventures. Westlake Acting Studio offers monthly classes in Improv.

Most people fear this style of expression because they think you have to be a crazy fast thinker to do it but here is the secret to Improv; There are steps and rules and guidelines that make anyone able to perform in Improv class. That’s right. Everyone has their own brand of humor and storytelling. These classes lay out the easy steps one takes that make “being funny” easy.

Improv classes meet the 3rd Monday of each month. September to May. These classes are affordable! There is a drop-in per class fee of just $15 for studio members ($25 for non-studio members).


Everyone gets brave and everyone becomes fearless when the seemingly impossible is laid out for you as a series of steps that make up this wonderful risk taking game called Improv, do-able and fun. Anyone can do it, if they leave their expectations aside and just jump into the instruction.

Classes are taught by Improv veteran Josh Banday who is part of his own Improv Troupe, You Tube content maker and someone you might recognize from TV commercials.