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!
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 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
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.
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
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
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
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
Seven years ago, I moved to Chicago from Seattle. I landed in a whirlwind of auditions and new opportunities and took on all sorts of fun and wonderful projects. One of these projects was a ridiculous show called "Impress These Apes," which, if you're in Chicago and haven't heard of it, you should totally check … Continue reading Chicago and Me
Chicago's solo performance festival is happening right now and it's kind of a big deal. Lots of amazing performers are on the two-week long schedule and I am delighted to be performing two different times. The annual festival is hosted by Lifeline Theatre and all of the wonderful details can be found by going to … Continue reading The Fillet of Solo Festival is happening now!