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How to Spark Creativity with Improv

with Stefan Mumaw

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  •   01 Class Introduction

  •   02 Overcoming Inhibition


Class duration: 1h 23m

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About The Class

Break out of your Creative Rut!

Most creatives are introverts. They tend to enjoy measured interactions with chosen people, while extroverts don’t care, and find energy by being around anyone. In this class, Stefan will share exercises for improving your creativity and interactions using improv.

You'll Learn:
• How to overcome inhibition
• Creative connection
• How to generate ideas with improv
• Creative problem solving

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

  2. 02

    Overcoming Inhibition

  3. 03

    How to Generate Ideas with Improv

  4. 04

    Improv Technique: Build

  5. 05

    Improv Technique: Riff

  6. 06

    Improv Technique: Courage

  7. 07

    Improv Technique: Absurdity

  8. 08



Meet Your Expert

Stefan Mumaw

Stefan Mumaw is the Director of Creative Strategy at Hint, a Kansas City creative content & experience design shop. Previously, he peddled his wares as Creative Director for Callahan Creek, The Brainyard and REIGN. He's led creative efforts on brands large and small, including Roland, Pioneer, Coca-Cola, Sony, Hurley, Tyson,, Westar Energy, Elanco, Chevrolet, and Hallmark. ... read more

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  • Mark Tanner

    Mark Tanner

    September 2019

    Stefan does a great job showing the principles of Improv and how to implement them. But I think the students should be much more positive then they are. Be much more playful and creative and less dark and critical.

  • Christian

    July 2017

    Fascinating and succinct insights and exercises to inspire creativity within small teams. Thank you!

  • Creativelive Student

    Creativelive Student

    August 2019

    This a very cool class, it changed how I think about brainstorming and explains why I never liked it. This class is short but full of info, it would work for individuals but probably better for groups (or at least pairs). He gives selected exercises to illustrate the point he is trying to make and try it out. Really well laid out, easy to follow very insightful about human behaviour.

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