• Craig Cackowski (Drunk History; Community; Veep) Improv teacher and coach for films such as Kings of Summer. Improvises with IO West, Second City and Upright Citizens Brigade. Part of long-form comedy group: Dasariski.
• Marc Evan Jackson (22 Jump Street; Brooklyn 99) Improv teacher, coach and founder of Detroit Creativity Project.
• Paul F. Tompkins (No! You Shut Up; Netflix’s Bojack Horseman) Creator of improvisational hit podcasts like SPONTANEANATION (#1 podcast) and Dead Authors Podcast. Paul is also a regular on Comedy Bang Bang and Superego podcasts.
• Mark Gagliardi (Drunk History) Improv coach who improvises with Freedom Snatch. Second City and National Lampoon vet.
• Annie Savage (Uncle Nick; Conan) Improviser, sketch comedian and Second City vet. Annie is also a writer and performer with National Lampoon’s Lemmings Tour.
• Hal Lublin (Welcome to Night Vale) Voiceover actor and improviser who performs with Second City, Io West and The Groundlings. Hal is also a writer for David Feldman’s Radio Program.
• Janet Varney (Legend of Korra; Entourage) Comedian, improviser and founder of San Francisco’s Sketch Fest, now in its 15th year. Former host of TBS’s Dinner & A Movie. Host of Nerdist’s The JV Club.
The panel will be moderated by none other than Thrilling Adventure Hour co-creator Ben Acker whose credits include TV writing for Netflix and DreamWorks; and comic writing for Marvel, Dynamite, and Image comics.
WHEN: Saturday 16 May, 5:00pm-6:30pm
WHERE: Metro Screen, Paddington Town Hall, 2 Oatley Rd (Cnr of Oxford St), Paddington, NSW.
Tickets on sale through EventBrite – $25
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