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This activity is made possible in part by a grant provided by the Minnesota State Arts Board, through an appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature from the Minnesota arts and cultural heritage fund with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

The Creative Institute - Classes

Improv 101

These classes are designed for anyone who wants to expand their creativity and delve into the world of thinking less and creating more. This curriculum draws from improvisational theater and helps students discover their creativity through learning to get out of the cloud of judgment, trust their instincts and be in the moment.

What makes this class unique?

  • It is an improv class designed for the beginner.
  • It is designed to help you explore a number of areas of creativity.
  • It is taught by instructors who understand the needs of the students and help you discover your personal creative process.

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The Conservatory

This section of classes is designed for the performer and offers actors an opportunity to develop and hone their skills for the stage and camera. With instructors who work in the industry we offer students a unique opportunity to not only learn but find work in the Twin Cities.

What makes this class unique?

  • Our instructors work in the industry.
  • We connect our students with talent agents in the Twin Cities for on-camera work.
  • We give you legitimate opportunities at being cast in Actors Theater productions.

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Corporate Training

The Creative Institute offers a unique curriculum that focuses on the needs of those in the corporate world to benefit from the creative nature of improvisational and interactive theater. Our instructors bring a unique mixture of corporate and theater experience to every class. Both lunchtime seminars and 6 week classes are designed to help hone your skills in team building, communication, innovation and creative process.

What makes this class unique?

  • This is a non-traditional corporate class that is interactive.
  • The curriculum will give you take always that can be implemented in your particular department.
  • We are not trainers that tell you how to do your job or run your business we are creative consultants that offer ideas and practices that you can use to increase success.

To discuss your Corporate or Team Training needs, please contact John Haynes at