The Importance of Details

“My Alma Mater was books, a good library… I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity” – Malcolm X (activist) In IMPROV, a great improviser takes in the world, digesting its many details. Details are essential to great scene work. Great improvisers travel, read, watch films and television, enjoy music,[…]

Being in the Moment

“I had to stop going to auditions thinking, ‘Oh, I hope they like me.’ I had to go in thinking I was the answer to their problem” – George Clooney (actor) In IMPROV, get out of your head! Be in the moment! Be spontaneous!


“Your greatness is not what you have, it’s what you give” – Anthony Braxton (avant-garde/free jazz composer, musician, former Professor of Music at Wesleyan University, and National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master) In IMPROV, commitment brings out the best in any improviser. Commitment to character, scene, emotion, game and making your scene partner look[…]