Actor Wake Up Your Work(shop) at Phinney Sandbox

Monday Evening Exercises & Improvisational Scene Work Build Character • Touch photo for more

It all depends…

IF THE SNOWS BLOW ~ DON'T SHOW Improvised Scene Work(shop) • MONDAY FEB 11th •Breathe, See, Hear, Taste, Touch, Smell, then React“We did not have a full script. We had an anatomy. In this you had to have a lot of flexibility. Improvisational skills, listening to other...

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Now here or nowhere

• Cold Reads • Improvised Scene Work • January 14th "What people respond to is authenticity and you being uniquely who you are and not trying to be someone else."~ Laura BenantiThis Monday we're back (that virus was a doozy) and will work with film scripts doing cold...

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It’s True…

YOU & YOU & YOU… MADE 2018 ! We all at WUYW (that's us, Kay & Jerry) THANK YOU! ~ For bringing your ALL ~ Being Bold Being Brave Being You For Breathing & "Seeking the Joy of Your Own Experience" Stay safe, be kind, and see you in the new year.

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Improvised Scene Work • Monday DEC 10th • "...good acting to me is about reacting.” ~ Jim Jarmusch ~ ~ Breathe, See, Hear, Taste, Touch, Smell, then React ~ A workshop with a little bit of this and a little bit of that. A mix of...

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At The Ready

• Monday NOV 12th • Fully Engaged • Improvised Scene Work "It’s being so aware of the other person that, even if you have your back to them, you’re observing them. It’s letting everything about them affect you; not just their words, but also their tone of voice, their...

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What’s too comfy?

• Monday NOV 5th • Text & Improvised Scene Work “It’s what still excites me most about acting; letting your imagination go places it’s never been before. There’s nothing better than that.” ~ Robin Wright ~ Circumstances change behaviors and relationship. We'll...

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Kay LaVergne Jaz

Kay LaVergne Jaz


Improvisational Acting Workshops

No matter what we “do” it’s all based on 100% commitment with …”active listening and breath awareness”.

Some of the themes we emphasize:

  • Mining Emotional Truth
  • Character Outing
  • Narrative 
  • Specificity Exercises



Phinney Sandbox
6701 Greenwood Ave N.
Seattle, WA 98103
Across from Red Mill Burgers
7 – 10 pm
$20 cash or check
up to 12 max
Free street

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