Coaches

Jake Keefe

Im Jake! I've been doing improv for 20 years and sketch for 10! I’ve produced shows all over NYC was a part of the hit play Puffs and have been in numerous commercials! My main focus now is zen meditation and how to calm, focus, and center yourself as you approach scene work. If that's not you...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

David Steele

Hello! I'm a New York based improviser/performer. I've been doing improv in for 10+ years in Florida, Chicago, and New York. I currently perform regularly at Brooklyn Comedy Collective as a part of the BCC house team: What Made You Laugh as well as a part of the Armory house team: Phone Tag. ...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

Chris Bouknight

Available for in-person or via Zoom. Current Magnet & Armory House team member. Improv is play! I wanna get your team up and at 'em with that style/sense of play. We should be having fun, right? Big fan of working with brand new teams searching for their team voice and building group dynamics. I ...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Donald Chang

"Support & Specify" is my improv philosophy. I want to help you play your smartest, funnest and togetherest. $40/hr, either over Zoom or in person. If y'all need to cancel, please give me 24 hrs warning ahead of time. Cancellations made within 24 hrs will still be charged. I was ...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Leah Evans

Hello! My name is Leah. Chances are if you've been performing in the city, or are a new team looking for stage time, you've been on one of my shows. I've performed at many NYC venues including PIT, Magnet, UCB, UCBeast, The Tank, Creek and Cave, and many more. I served as Artistic Associate at Th...
Schedule updated 8 days ago

Brandon Zelman

Teams Promises (Harold Night, Lloyd Night, Multi-Time UCBW Cage Match Winners) Calico (Harold Night) Brief Dragon (Hosts of Indie Cage Match) The Trial ASP Improvised Gilmore Girls Doorman Big Kitten Hamford SexyTrope Performer/Director with The Story Pirates Specialties Juicy, grou...
Schedule updated 9 days ago

Shannon Kelly

6/4/22-UPDATE: I am no longer living in NYC, but I'm happy to recommend other wonderful coaches still in the area if you need help finding someone. Thanks to all who have reached out, keep on improv'ing! ----- Hey there! I am a writer and performer in New York City, and I would love to coach yo...
Schedule updated 25 days ago

Brandon Dzirko

In person improv is coming back, and I'd love to work with you! I’m fully vaccinated so I can coach in person. But if that’s not your jam, Zoom improv practices can be fun too! I was on the Harold Team Game 7 until the theater closed. Before that, I was on Lloyd with Bounce House and The Outla...
Schedule updated 28 days ago

Nic Rockwell

What's up?! I've been doing the improv for 5 years now. Just like you I am obsessed. I have listened to numerous improv podcasts, read many books about improv and still found time to perform with my teams. Wow! I have taken classes with Will Hines, Billy Merritt, Armando Diaz, Rachel Rosent...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Kristen Strong

Hey there! I'm a former UCB Harold and Lloyd performer who'd love to coach you! ! I studied improv at UCB starting in 2012. Previous teams include Ritual, Hotcake, Havoc, and Zaddy. I also hosted the Tuesday night Improv Jam. I love working on game and the mechanics of improv - baseline re...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago