Coaches

Alex Traynor

Just moved to LA and looking to do some directing and sketch coaching. In NYC (the big apple) I was a writer for Maude Teams Goodbye Handsome and Mama's Gotta Go! I also wrote and appeared in the running sketch show THAT'S BULLSHIT! (https://youtu.be/K7AU1N2O0I8) and was a host of UCB Chelsea mid...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Ronny Pascale

Ronny Pascale is the Associate Artistic Director of The Peoples Improv Theater. Ronny is a comedy writer, producer, improv and sketch coach, and improviser from Connecticut. He has studied improv and sketch at Peoples Improv Theater, Magnet Theater, and Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. He is the...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Chase McCown

Hello improvisers! After studying at Second City, iO, and UCB, I was on the UCB Mess Hall team Bugaboo, I run the indie show Animal Garage and perform regularly at UCB with The Agenda and UCLGBT. I've studied with Johnny Meeks, Alex Fernie, Sean Conroy, Tricia McAlpin, Joel Spence, Eugene Cordero...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Julia Hays

Hi, I’m Julia Hays, and I’d love to coach your improv team! I’m interested in ongoing coaching opportunities, subbing, and covering one-off practices with a specific focus. More about me below--written in third person: Julia Hays is an improviser/storyteller/writer who has been studying a...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jeffrey William Terwilliger

Jeffrey William Terwilliger is a writer, actor, and musician residing in Los Angeles, CA. He holds a Master's Degree in English Literature from Clark University, has taught high school English for 13 years, and was a UCONN adjunct professor. Jeffrey began studying at UCBNY since 2010 and moved to...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jen Krueger

Hi! I'm Jen Krueger and I've been doing improv since 2009. I'm the Artistic Director of the LA Indie Improv Festival (LAIIF), and was a founder/host of The Manifesto Show for its 5 years on the indie scene. I've trained and performed with Alex Berg, Eugene Cordero, Alex Fernie, Will Hines, Drew D...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jason Shotts

Hello! I moved from Chicago to Los Angeles in the fall of 2014. In Chicago, I was a regular performer, coach and teacher at the iO Theater starting in 2003. I received the Del Award for Best Teacher in 2011 and 2013. My improv show "Dummy" won for Best Improv Show in 2013 and 2014. Currently ...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Beth Lepley

Hi My name is Beth and I am available to coach your improv team- that's why I made this! I've trained at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles under the best money can buy. It's a lot I know... but guess what- I'm cheaper! My experience includes being on a UCB Harold team for three ye...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Mark David Christenson

I have trained at Upright Citizens Brigade since 2009 and performed on UCB Harold Night for 3 years with Mister Town City and Landlord as well as 6 months on the UCB Mess Hall team LaserDisc. Additionally have performed on the UCB stage and various stages around the Los Angeles area, the Del Clos...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Joshua Krilov

Hi I'm Josh and I'm the former Artistic Director of ColdTowne Theater in Austin, Texas. Currently, a performer on the iO mainstage improv team, Viceroy and a writer on the iO mainstage sketch team, The Truce. As a coach I love to focus on the group and collaboration. I want to get you to the ...
Schedule updated 4 months ago