Three Fantastic Improv Ensembles, One Great Night of Improvised Theatre!
Love, sexuality, and gender-identity exist on a spectrum. Like plastic pegs of rainbow colors, these improvisors will arrange themselves artfully before you, show you something pretty, and infuse your life with a little more sparkle. LiGhtBrighT! A cosmic elixir for the malady of the binary.
LiGhtBrighT is: Steven Burnett, Able Christian, Dominica Malcolm, Dillon Thomas, & Casey Trujillo, & Alice Wu
Directed by: Diana Brown
YUM is an improv ensemble that builds improvised stories out of the truths and insights of human experience. YUM uses the actors' own experience in personal monologues to lead them and the audience together into an improvised universe of play and perception that is never the same twice.
Featuring: Michael Ashkar, Adrian Bosada, River Gowan Stone, Dominica Malcolm, Chris Obermiller, Nilay Shah, Dillon Thomas, & Casey Trujillo
Production Manager: Dominica Malcolm
Director: Christopher DeJong
JILL & JAY
Special guest Jay Sukow from Los Angeles joins Leela's Artistic Director, Jill Eickmann in a delightful duo not to be missed!
Jay Sukow will gladly talk endlessly about how much better the world would be if everyone took just one improv class. He has trained with, among others, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Jon Favreau, Keith Johnstone, Del Close and Mick Napier. He is the founder of Today Improv, where he teaches improv to actors, business, and everybody else. He is currently on faculty at The Second City Hollywood and M.i.'s Westside Comedy Theater and has taught and performed at theaters and festivals throughout the world.