summer reading

3 Books to Read This Summer

The summer is a good time to catch up on some reading, and I…
Expressing Yourself

Help me stop wanting to kill myself after a bad show

It’s nice to write a blog every once in a while when you don't…

5 Daily Self-Care Tips for Improvisers

If you don't take care of yourself in this exciting, yet taxing…
Improv warm-up games

3 Improv Warm-Up Games to Try

A couple weeks ago, I talked about the importance of doing improv…
Columbus Unscripted

How To Know If You Should Pursue Improv Seriously

From time to time, a fan of this blog or the podcast will contact…
Improv class

Why Warm-Up Games Should Be Part of Every Improv Class

When it comes to teaching improv, I am old school. Though I…
Prison Guard

What I Learned on Chicago P.D.

Last week, I did it. I finally did it. After five years of…
Art of Slow Comedy

5 Ways to Give Notes After an Improv Show

As improvisers, we always want to be pushing ourselves to improve…

3 Things That Get in the Way of Your Improv Scene Work

Lately I’ve been noticing that there are a few basic roadblocks…
Jordan Peele

What We Can Learn from Jordan Peele

If you were watching the Academy Awards on Sunday, you know…