Betsy with peas

Embrace Your Messiness

When Betsy was born, people said stupid things to me like, "You…
Stacey Smith

Art is Hard

The other day I was on Facebook and read a post by one of my…
Improv class

6 Reasons Actors Should Take an Improv Class

Actors are often skeptical of taking an improv class. I can’t…
Bill Arnett

Why Bill Arnett says you should play it real

I have known Bill Arnett for some time. I think I first became…
Denver Improv Scene

3 Ways to Be More Physical in Your Improv Scenes

We have all been in those improv scenes where we suffered from…

Give Yourself Credit for Showing Up

Comedy, acting, and improv can be a hard business. There are…
Fortune Cookie

15 Pieces of Improv Wisdom

I love Chinese food, and even though I don't eat sugar, I love…
Betsy Carrane

My Top 10 Moments of 2016

Well, 2016 is almost over, and I want to thank you for all your…
Michael Gellman and Jimmy Carrane

Is Consistency a Good Thing?

The other day during one of my improv classes, one of my students…
Jimmy Carrane and Susan Messing

Do These Things to Be a Better Improviser in 2017

It’s almost the end of the year, which means it’s time to…