My Nomad Packing List

I recently wrapped up 18 months of being a nomad. During that time, I lived primarily out of two [continue reading…]

So You Finished Your First Improv Class…

Congratulations! You’ve finished your first level of improv classes. You have 8 weeks of training under your belt, [continue reading…]

10 Tips for Surviving Your First Improv Class

So you finally decided to sign up for your first improv class? That’s awesome, congratulations. Over the years I’ve taken a number of classes; some of have been incredible, others not so much. Here are a 10 tips I’ve learned on how to make the most out of your maiden voyage into classes on improvisation. [continue reading…]

50 Improv Tips from Billy Merritt’s Improv Party

Starting in 2002, Billy Merritt (of Ninja, Robot, Pirate fame) started writing what he called “Billy Merrit’s Improv Party.” It started as a story to share his thoughts on improv and turned into a full-blown thread of awesome improv tips. I definitely recommend reading the entire thing (though it is a bit lengthy at 50 posts). It was originally [continue reading…]

Amateur Filmmaking Tips from Shoot from the Hip

I just got back from the Shoot from the Hip project and had an amazing time.  Not only [continue reading…]

21 Tips for Performing

21 tips I picked up from watching a variety of performances this week: Monday – Acting Class Graduation [continue reading…]

15 Tips for Saving Money

The single most important thing you can do to take care of your finances is to create a [continue reading…]