Get Grounded: Confident Justification & Specifics


Adding details can get a laugh, but it also can help what's happening make sense. Practice using justification and adding specifics to help ground scenes and forms. You will increase your confidence and speed in doing so, too. No class July 4.

Location: Online

Tue May 30 5pm-7pm (PDT)
Tue Jun 6 5pm-7pm
Tue Jun 13 5pm-7pm
Tue Jun 20 5pm-7pm
Tue Jun 27 5pm-7pm
Tue Jul 11 5pm-7pm

$240 USD, 9 (of 9) enrolled

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Teacher: Joel Spence

About Joel Spence: Joel has been performing long form improv and sketch comedy at UCBTLA since 2005. He's a member of the house teams Sentimental Lady and Toledo Rep. He studied improv under Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh, Seth Morris and many others. Joel grew up in San Antonio, TX and went to S.M.U. in Dallas where he received a B.F.A. in Acting. In 1995 he joined Theatre de la Jeune Lune and for the next five years performed in over 20 productions. From 2000-01, Joel studied at l'Ecole Philippe Gaulier in London, England. He's appeared on such TV shows as: Key & Peele, Newsreaders, Modern Family, How I Met Your Mother, Big Love, Reno 911, My Name Is Earl, Burn Notice, Big Little Lies and others!

How This Works

  • Pay via Venmo (@wgimprovschool - search for '@wgis' to find it) or Paypal (
  • You'll get an address in your enrollment email. Online classes are on Zoom.
  • LATE DROP POLICY: If drop less than 12 hours before start of class, we will ask that you still pay for the class.