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Life is Improvised!

Artist: Baltimore Improv Group

Type: Assemblies / Performances

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Let BIG take your students into the always surprising and hilarious world of improvised theater in this improv assembly. BIG’s performers create never before seen characters and scenes from your students’ suggestions and bring students directly into the performance. Students learn the fundamental skills that allow improvisers to create theater in the moment: Listening, collaboration, and creativity.

Sample Common Core connections
ELA SPEAKING AND LISTENING: Comprehension and Collaboration

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.5.1 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 5 topics and texts, building on others‟ ideas and expressing their own clearly.


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 minutes

Appropriate for Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade


Assembly Price: $700

Assembly Back-to-Back Price: $925

Workshop Cost per Day: NA

Workshop Materials Fee: NA

Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply.

Technical Requirements

- Performance space (at least 20x20)
- Three chairs
- Children needed to be seated where they easily see and hear the show, and the stage needs to be accessible for some children to participate


National Arts and Humanities Month
National Arts in Education Week

Curriculum Connections

21st Century Skills
Character Education
Common Core-aligned
Dance and Movement
Physical Education