Shakespeare, Unscripted opens this Saturday!

I got a hold of some of the most delightful improvisers in the Atlanta area and then I made them hang out with me for two months straight--watching, reading, playing, and studying Shakespeare.  These people are smart, funny, and good.  And so is this show. Shakespeare, Unscripted is a fully improvised play in the style … Continue reading Shakespeare, Unscripted opens this Saturday!

Actor’s Worst Nightmare

I'm in this new show, and I'd love for you to see it! One improviser. Two actors doing different plays. Three fascinating acts. You don’t know your lines. Or you do, but everyone else seems to be doing a different play. It’s the Actor’s Worst Nightmare. Two actors performing from different plays and one improviser … Continue reading Actor’s Worst Nightmare

Highwire Comedy

HIghwire is the newest addition to the improv and comedy scenes in the Atlanta area.  I am delighted to be the Improv Artistic Director, as well as Education Associate Director (I'll be teaching our beginning and master improv classes, as well as continuing to sculpt the training center). If you haven't checked us out at 3041 … Continue reading Highwire Comedy

This post has one title; I have two.

Every artist is familiar with the uncomfortable feeling of being too far away from creative projects for too long; I was a bit nervous that I wouldn’t find something soon enough down south. But, boy, I sure did arrive in Atlanta at the right time. Right about the time we moved down here, I met … Continue reading This post has one title; I have two.

Advanced Scene Study Class at The Brink

Well, I must have done something right, because the lovely folks at The Brink have asked me to teach an 8-week AdvancedScene Study class on Sundays starting a week from today!  We've already got quite a few folks signed up for this class, but there are some spots still open!  If you've been studying/performing improv … Continue reading Advanced Scene Study Class at The Brink

Fun Improv Class for Non-Actors in North GA

I am delighted to be offering this fun, one-night only improv class for adults with little to no improv experience.  If an improv class sounds a wee bit scary to you, and you live in northern Georgia, then this is the class for you!  And it will be fun, not scary--I promise! Improv for Non-Actors … Continue reading Fun Improv Class for Non-Actors in North GA

Sustainable Scenework Improv Workshop in Atlanta

I'll be teaching a one-day master-level improv workshop in Atlanta on October 18th! This is a workshop for improvisers who would like to do scenes that can sustain themselves for longer than just a few minutes.  If you've been practicing/performing improv for a while now, but are still a bit intimidated when it comes to … Continue reading Sustainable Scenework Improv Workshop in Atlanta

Sincerely Yours — a master class for improvisers

It's been a while since I taught this master class here in Chicago.  So, it's about time I brought it back!  This is one of my most popular master classes, and is frequently requested when I travel about the country to teach for various improv communities.  I like to keep the class sizes relatively small, … Continue reading Sincerely Yours — a master class for improvisers

One more chance to see a preview of 185 Buddhas BEFORE the run!

Lifeline Theater's Fillet of Solo Festival is still running through most of this month--and that means you still have another chance to check out Amanda Rountree's one-woman show, 185 Buddhas Walk into a Bar...  If you can't make it this month, no worries!  185 Buddhas runs every Thursday in February and March at Studio Be … Continue reading One more chance to see a preview of 185 Buddhas BEFORE the run!

One Spot Open in the Seattle Workshop

The master class for improvisers I'm offering in Seattle this weekend only has ONE spot open!  I'm keeping the class size small, so sign up now! Sustainable Scene Work Master Class Saturday, June 2nd, 12:00-3:00 pm Odd Duck Studio 1214 N. 10th Avenue Seattle, WA 98122 $40 per person, $30 in advance To register/pay for … Continue reading One Spot Open in the Seattle Workshop