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Choke Comedy 4 Week Intro to Improv Comedy Course Limerick



Starting on Tuesday Septermber 15, a four week intro to improv comedy course will take place at Limerick Boat Club, Sarsfield Bridge, Limerick.

The course will continue on the evenings of September 22, 29 and October 6 from 6-7.30pm.

No acting experience necessary to take part in the course and you will not be forced to stand up in front of a group as outlined in the video below by course teachers Tracey Aspel and Ann Blake.

Tracy Aspel has been performing with Choke Comedy since its formation in 2008. In addition to her training with the troupe, Tracy has completed training with improv experts such as John Cremer, Kevin Scott, Katy Schutte, Nadine Antler and Ryan Millar.
She has worked with a variety of businesses such as MasterCard and Symantec, community groups and schools teaching improv skills. She has performed nationwide with Choke Comedy, and also at festivals such as Electric Picnic and Body & Soul. She has also founded the improv-eyes project which looks at how improv can further enhance classroom learning.




Ann is a founder-member of Choke Comedy. She has trained with The Craic Pack (Dublin) Second City (Chicago) The Maydays (UK) and Impro Melbourne. As well as touring all over Ireland with Choke, including The Electric Picnic and Body and Soul, she has played alongside Orla McGovern of Sky Babies, Dublin improv troupe No Drama and performed at the inaugural Irish Improv Fest Jam. She has used improv training with Google, Symantec as well as University of Limerick Drama Society, Limerick Youth Theatre and MIDAS. Ann is seasoned theatre practitioner in acting, writing and directing and is musician with The Brad Pitt Light Orchestra.

If interested contact 086 1224455 now as places are strictly limited.

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You can check out Choke Comedy Improv on Twitter here.

Read more about Choke Comedy here.

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Richard is a presenter, producer, songwriter and actor. He was named the Limerick Person of the Year (2011) and won an online award at the Metro Éireann Media and Multicultural Awards (2011) for promoting multi-culturalism online. Richard says that the concept is very much a community driven project that aims to document life in Limerick. So, that in 20 years time people can look back and remember the events that were making the headlines.