Skills Program

Registration is now closed. Our next term begins in January 2019, and registration opens in December 2018. Please email with any questions.

The Skills Program is an exciting new addition to the GoU curriculum. It offers a variety of classes in theater, film, writing, and improvisation. Each semester will have different choices, so check back to see if there’s something that interests you.

musical Improv 2 | Mondays 7-10PM | Teachers: gary lehman & jeremy st. martin | $250

Musical Improv 2 is focused on the development of a complete improvised musical. Learn basic and advanced concepts of song structure as well as immersion into various musical theater styles and genres, from the basics of Cole Porter and Rogers/Hammerstein to the intricacies of Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lippa. Focuses on rich character development as well as solid song improvisation to create a cohesive musical.

Experience Required: Completed Intro 4 (or equivalent at another training center).

Signing Up: those interested in taking the course must email Gary Lehman ( with the following information:

-Ability to commit to all eight class dates (plus class show date(s) TBD, but between Week 7 and Week 8 classes)
-Any previous music and/or voice experience
-Reasons you'd like to take this class, and how you hope to benefit from it

Registration closes on October 10.