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Life and Death at Sea

At last night's Geekeasy, as part of Slapdash, I delivered a lecture entitled "Life & Death at Sea". The topic – adventure, risk and consequences on and in the ocean – genuinely fascinates me. It's also the first time

By |2017-09-14T08:43:39+00:00June 20 2014|

Go time for Slapdash 2014!

Many players from Slapdash 2013. Now it's time for Slapdash 2014! A friend described improv festivals to me as "our conferences, our professional meeting grounds" and it's true; but they're also a whole lot like summer

By |2017-09-14T08:43:40+00:00April 3 2014|

More than a few improv happenings

This is the view from the place where I'll be "working" in July. Impro Hotel! 2014 is looking good. I mean that in a general way, and specifically in an improv-centric way. I'm already looking at

By |2017-09-14T08:43:40+00:00January 27 2014|

Slapdash Improv Festival… 2013

Just last week I was in Finland for an amazing week of improv workshops, shows, weather and general amazing times. It was a really intense and wonderful experience.Now I get to turn around and do

By |2015-02-03T15:55:34+00:00June 6 2013|

Off to Finland!

I'm leaving for the airport in a couple of hours. But the airport is not my final destination. I'm catching a flight from there to Helsinki, and from Helsinki I'll connect with a flight to

By |2015-02-03T15:55:35+00:00May 28 2013|

Slapdash in review

Last week London was invaded by a cavalcade of international and local improvisers, swapping moments and jokes, and working together, sharing tips and bits and laughs and yeah, just tonnes of great people. I even

By |2017-09-14T08:43:47+00:00June 13 2012|

Slapdash Improv Festival

London's Slapdash International Festival runs from 5-10 JuneThe improv scene here is in mid-explosion and London needs a big international improv festival. Companies like Showstopper, and Austentatious and events like last weekend's 50-hour Improvathon have been getting mainstream

By |2017-09-14T08:43:47+00:00May 17 2012|

CRUMBS takes London

Last week old friends and improv stalwarts/Euroheros CRUMBS were in town. It was great having Steve and Lee here for an inspiring week of improv-heavy fun (two workshops and a show).Their UK debut show at Happy

By |2017-09-14T08:43:47+00:00April 19 2012|