Coaches

Chris McKeever

Hello! I am Chris McKeever. I have been improvising for over 10 years, and studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre for 6 of those years. I have taken classes with Will Hines, Kevin Hines, Shannon O'Neil, Neil Casey, Zach Woods, and workshops with Joe Bill, Mark Sutton, Jill Bernard, Chri...
Schedule updated about 2 years ago

Nat Miller

I have been doing improv and coaching for over 10 years. My main focus is on grounded scene work and playing characters that the audience will care about.
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Cortnie Jones

Cortnie Jones is an acclaimed comedic character actor and is widely regarded as one of the most versatile players in Austin improv. She is a veteran mainstage performer at ColdTowne Theater, where she began her education in 2007. Since then, she’s been delighting audiences as a founding member of...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Frank Netscher

I've been performing and studying improv and sketch since 2009, and teaching since 2013. I've performed and studied comedy at every Austin improv theater, as well as Annoyance, BATS, and UCB. I've performed in NYC, Melbourne, and Singapore. Currently, I perform with F#ck This Week, The Unde...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Joseph Dailey


Schedule updated over 2 years ago

mattneedles

Matt Needles is the General Manager of ColdTowne Theater in Austin, Texas.
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Cary Farrow IV

Cary Farrow IV is an actor, career improviser, curriculum developer, and CEO of Alamo City Improv, an improvisational theatre venue and school in San Antonio. His style integrates empathy, intelligence and dramatic acting techniques into the work of improvisation to create an honest and powerf...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Alejandro Garcia

I've been performing improv for around four years, I graduated from the ColdTowne Conservatory and the Annoyance Theater intensive in Chicago. I perform improv all around Austin with my team Empty Promises. I've performed at improv festivals in Phoenix(PIF), Houston(Trill Fest), New York(DCM), an...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago

Chaz Formichella


Schedule updated almost 3 years ago

John Ratliff

I've been teaching improv since 2007, mostly at ColdTowne. In 2011 I was named Best Improv Teacher in the Austin Chronicle Best of Austin Critics' Poll, and in 2011 and 2015 I was named Best Coach or Teacher at ColdTowne. I trained at ColdTowne, iO, and The Annoyance, and over the years I've take...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago