September 19-21 2019!
The 10th Annual Red Rocks Improv Festival is bringing world-class improv to Cedar City, Utah! With teams from all over the United States, it’s an event you surely don’t want to miss! Three nights of hilarious shenanigans and chaotic fun starting at 8pm! Purchase your tickets below to ensure you don’t miss this quality experience!
We’re hosting two fantastic guest artists with workshops you won’t want to skip!
Saturday, Sept. 21st @ 11am-1pm: Position Play w/ Brian James O’Connell
Saturday, Sept. 21st @ 2pm-5pm: So It Goes-Our Stories, Ourselves, Our Improv w/ Andel Sudik
Workshop descriptions and instructor bios are located at the bottom of this page.
Register below! Each class is $20!
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Position Play w/ Brian O’Connell
BIO: Brian James O’Connell is a working actor, writer, director, filmmaker and teacher in Los Angeles. He currently teaches as part of the Core Improv Faculty at The Pack Theater of which he is also a Co-Founder.
BOC (as his friends call him) is part of the improv powerhouse & comedy collective Dr. God, who recently completed their first feature film project BLOODSUCKING BASTARDS, starring Fran Kranz, Pedro Pascal, Joey Kern, Joel Murray, and Emma Fitzpatrick, which O’Connell directed (his third feature as a director) as well as co-writing the script with Dr. God. The film was the Opening Night Premiere at Slamdance in 2015 and is available now on Amazon Prime after it’s 15 city theatrical run along with a two year run on Showtime.
Dr. God's new animated series HELL DEN is currently available on DrinkTV where they served as the Creator, Executive Producers, Producers, Directors and Writers.
So It Goes - Our Stories, Ourselves, Our Improv w/ Andel Sudik
We all have a story to tell and we each bring something unique to our improvisation; who we are, where we’re from, what we’ve done and seen and how we’ve seen it. Using storytelling and improvisation we will tell our stories; both the ones we know and the ones we are still figuring out. We will pool our collective experiences-taking note of the things that are universal and the things we can only learn from others- and use it to play. We all have a story to tell, are you ready to learn yours? Are you ready to listen? All Levels Welcome!
BIO: Anděl Sudik is a director, improviser, actor and writer based in L.A. and Chicago known for her explosive energy onstage and in the classroom as well as her experiential teaching style. She considers herself proactively pessimistic and infused all her work-no matter how abstract- with organic honesty and emotional grounding. She was born in Chicago, raised in California and moved back to Chicago at the tender age of 17 to study comedy and improvisation. She is a faculty member of the Second City Training Center programs; A-E, Conservatory, Health and Wellness, Advanced and Teen and Youth program and has taught her workshops all over the world(The Improv Shop St. Louis, Monkey Business Institute Madison, OLLIE Northwestern, CLIP U of C, Bucharest, Dublin, OKC, The Improv Retreat, WI, The New Movement NOLA, Iceland, Bulgaria etc.) As an actor she is an alum of Boom Chicago in Amsterdam, the Second City Touring Company and performed in the Jeff Award award winning Second City ETC revue “We’re All in this Room Together.” She has also produced countless successful two-man shows as Arch&Anděl(The Public House, Annoyance, OoB Festival) and improvisational experiences(Obits a theatrical experience exploring the lives of those that have passed) as well as directed in Chicago at Second City, iO and the Annoyance. Anděl’s deep well of performance experience and her hands on, in depth work within the disciplines of long form improvisation, short form, sketch and theater make her a thoroughly well-rounded and open minded conduit for art, creation, polish and playfulness. She values time efficiency, and recognizes that the most powerful thing we bring to the table is us. Whatever we are. She does not update her website enough. YesAndel.Com