In the early days of my improv career, I used to struggle with some of the rules of improv, if such a thing exists. “There is no wrong way to do it”, “Make your partner look good”, “Yes and everything”.
All of my Level 1 courses offer scholarship opportunities for people new to improv and one of my recent scholarship students, Chakra O’Connor, has written about her experience from a 2 day Level 1 Intensive. Before taking part in Neil’s
I rarely wear shorts unless I’m on an adventurous outdoor holiday. However the Phoenix climate made the wearing of shorts a mandatory requirement. For the first time in my life, I rehearsed and directed improv in a pair of shorts.
AS 2016 draws to a close and we reflect on the turbulent year it has been on the political and celebrity bereavement front, the world of improv has been plowing away both in the limelight and behind the scenes around
The 4th Improv Fest Ireland has come to an end and I’m in that state of an emotional downer since we closed. This year’s festival was a resounding success on many levels. We had the largest line up since our
There are often debates in the world of improv as to whether improv is theatre, comedy, improv comedy or whatever other labels we can come up with. Regardless of what people consider it, it’s an art-form that is developed in
I’m excited to announce a 2 day Improv Immersion in July 2016 with two of improv’s gurus; Annoyance Theatre founder Susan Messing and Second City’s Head of Advanced Improvisation Rachael Mason! This will be Susan’s & Rachael’s ONLY Immersion in