Discover the joy of improv in a supportive environment.
Benefits of Improv
Tuesday, December 9
6:00 - 8:00 PM EDT
Instructors: Fred Brown and Erica Marx
"The most fun I've had in a long time."
Fred is an improv performer, composer and teacher. For the past 6 years he performed, directed, and coached improv at the Philly Improv Theater and performed at numerous improv festivals in the US and Canada. In addition to performing and coaching improv, he also accompanies improv shows with live music and has composed songs for podcasts, theatrical productions, independent films, and short comedic web sketches.
Fred has a MFA in Devised Performance from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and an undergraduate degree in Classical Philology from Harvard University. He enjoys teaching for beginners looking to expand their horizons and advanced improvisers looking to hone their craft. You can learn more about Fred's work on his website.
Erica founded Ithaca Improv in 2015 and has been teaching improv classes ever since. A leadership coach by training, she specializes in bringing the principles and skills of improvisation into non-theater contexts including entrepreneurship, team development and executive facilitation.
Erica has a MS in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Florida and a BS from Cornell. University. She is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and on the board of the International Applied Improvisation Network. You can learn more about applied improvisation at Erica Marx Coaching.