Ryan has been improvising for nearly twenty years, and teaching for most of that time. He’s taught and performed improv comedy all around Europe and Canada.

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Ryan writes plays, feature articles, short film scripts, short fiction, comedy sketches and other stuff besides. Much of his writing he does for clients like ING and Heineken, but a great deal of it he does for himself.

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As a communications generalist – and a specialist in improv and writing – Ryan helps individuals and businesses improve improve the ways they interact internally, and externally.

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Upcoming Travels, Shows & Workshops


9 April ~ The Big Ideas Show: Animal Kingdom, MixTree OT301

10 April ~ My True Story, Mezrab

15-19 April ~ Vienna International Improv Festival, Vienna

24 April ~ Themeprov, Mezrab

4,11,18,25 May ~ Foundations in ImprovisationMezrab

13,14 May ~ Lisbon International Improv Fest (Milly Can Rap), Lisbon

21 May ~ The Big Ideas Show: Pop Music, MixTree OT301

22 May ~ Themeprov, Mezrab

Latest thoughts

Celebrate World Book Day!



Today, 5 March, is World Book Day. It is an occasion, for bibliophiles, readers, writers, illustrators, book owners, borrowers, perusers, caressers and flippers, to show a little love to something wonderful .

I’ve always been a […]

In the writer’s room!

For awhile now I’ve been fascinated by – and covetous of – the writer’s room, as seen on TV. When I say “as seen on TV” I guess I’m referring to 30 Rock, on which […]

Treating yourself right

(Note: A version of this article originally appeared on Alexander & James, where it was up before Valentine’s Day)
Though the 14th of February is just one day, its effects resonate […]