(that’s what the Improv tells us after every showcase)
    Perform LIVE at the IMPROV in just 8 weeks!
    Perfect your act with top comic Cary Odes.
    Learn to create bulletproof material and perform it like a pro
    8 Classes, showcase, and HD video all for $399
Payment plans available!
    Ask how you can audit the first class for free
Out of town? Ask about long distance classes via Skype.

Try the first class risk free!

goofy-groupWhy this is the class.

There are a LOT of classes to choose from, and you deserve the best.

What you get here is the real deal.  Enough structure to show you exactly how to craft an idea to perfection, but enough insight and flexibility to allow you to become the unique talent you are.  You’ll be in a solidly safe environment, but you’ll hear the truth, so that when you hit the stage, you’ll be more than ready.  Contrary to what others might say…
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teacher 2 smallWhy this is the teacher.

Cary Odes has been a standup for over 35 years.  He’s still hitting the stages, and taking the same risks you do.

He’s taught over 1000 students for over a dozen years. He is dedicated to finding the unique comic spark in each student and making sure they get the experience of a lifetime.  You’ll never believe this quirky fact…
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mike why now copyWhy now is the time.

You’ve made it to this website because there’s a spark of desire and curiosity. We take that spark very seriously, and help you nurture it all the way to the stage.

There may never be a perfect time, so we work with you to make THIS time work.

If you’re not sure, come to Week One and audit.  *  You’ll be amazed what you can learn.  Be inspired. Get your jokes out of your notebook and get onstage where you belong.