5 Tips For More Genuine Improv From UCB’s Will Hines

“How To Act Well In Improv: that’s what I wanted to call my book,” says Will Hines as we take a break during during a two-day workshop. This past weekend, Hines, a longtime instructor at New York’s Upright Citizens Brigade… Read More

Eight Reasons Why Every Workplace Needs Improv

Having worked in the public and private sector for the past 15 years in a wide range of corporate gigs, I am convinced that the benefits of practising improv go well beyond the amazing and hilarious performances you might see… Read More

Where to perform improv in Ottawa

So you’ve taken a class or maybe tried out improv once or twice, and you feel like you’re ready to hit perform in front of an audience. But where and how are the best ways to get stage time? Here… Read More

What We Learned About Inclusion in Performance

What does an inclusive comedy scene look like? And if we don’t have one now, how do we make one? The Improv Embassy hosted a panel discussion on Saturday that addressed these issues, part of our day-long “Truth In Performance”… Read More

Today’s the day for Truth in Performance!

We are very excited to kick off Truth In Performance, our comedy event celebrating inclusivity, today at Arts Court Theatre! We were also very very excited to talk to the good folks at CBC Radio about issues around creating an… Read More

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