This is a sampling of pictures drawn by groups of improvisers (usually 5-10) with one marker passed between them. They drew one line at a time with no discussion or deliberation. Most drawings took about 5-10 minutes to complete.
This exercise was given to me by Canadian Improv Guru Rebecca Northan. Thanks Ms. Northan.
“Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane," is a live interview show hosted by Jimmy Carrane, a comedian, well-known improv teacher and former host of Studio 312 on Chicago Public Radio. In this show, Jimmy interviews icons in the world of improv and comedy, giving audiences a behind-the-scenes look at their creative process. Laugh along as Jimmy performs a totally unscripted scene with many of his guests and then opens the floor for questions.
David Razowsky- David is the host, creative force, and backbone of the A.D.D. Comedy Podcast. He is the former artistic director of The Second City Training Center, has worked with Dreamworks, Steppenwolf, The Reduced Shakespeare Company, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert and Amy Sedaris. David is a master improvisation teacher, actor, director, and performs Razowsky & Clifford with his improv partner Carrie Clifford. Ian Foley- Ian is the producer and creator of the A.D.D. Comedy Podcast. He is a graduate of The Second City Training Center-Chicago and regularly performs stand-up around the country.
Few names are as synonymous with improv as Matt Besser. Founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade and a regular performer in the world-famous show Asssscat, Matt has brought his talents to Earwolf with a fully improvised weekly podcast featuring the best improvisers in the universe.