Improv for Wellness? Yes, Indeed!

Tightrope Impro Theatre
2 min readAug 26, 2021

Tightrope Improv offers 6 courses in biggest fall virtual line up yet.

Dan Dumsha here, the Director of Improv for Work and Wellness at Tightrope Impro Theatre. I’m passionate about teaching and performing improv to build confidence and community. Now, we’re bringing improv and creativity to more populations than ever before.

I’m excited to announce our Fall 2021 Wellness line up at Tightrope. Please help us spread the word and share the joy of improv!

Here are our Autumn classes (all virtual through ZOOM):

Unblockables — Improv for People who Stutter
Saturdays — September 11th, 18th, & 25th
Saturday September 25th 7PM PDT
1:00pm — 3:00pm PDT
Instructors: Dan Dumsha, Wendy Duke & Robert O’Brien

Express Yourself — A Writing Workshop for Non-Writers (open to all)
Wednesdays — September 8th-October 13th
5:30–7:30 PM PDT
Rebecca Gifford

Laughter is the Best Medicine — Improv for Parkinson’s (Intro Course) Wednesdays — October 6th — November 10th (6 weeks)
11:00am — 12:00pm PDT
Proudly Delivered in partnership with the Parkinson Society of BC

Parkinson’s Performance Troupe — Canada’s 1st Parkinson’s Improv Troupe Wednesdays — September 8th-November 24th (12 weeks)
3 Showcases throughout
2:00–3:30PM PDT
Supported in part by the Parkinson Society of BC

Improv for Brain Health — Improv life skills open to all!
Tuesdays — September 14th— December 14th (14 weeks, join anytime)
12:00–1:30PM PDT
Proudly Delivered in partnership with the BC Brain Wellness Program

Weekly Dose of Laughter — Alzheimers & Dementia family fun hour
Fridays — September 17th — December 17th (14 weeks, join anytime)
1:00–2:00PM PDT
Proudly Delivered in partnership with the BC Brain Wellness Program

I hope to see you on zoom this Fall!
Register now, ’cause these courses fill up fast.



Tightrope Impro Theatre

At Tightrope Impro Theatre we practice, teach, apply, and develop the art form of improvisation.