Coaches

Adam Trabka

Adam has been studying improv since 2009 and is a graduate of ColdTowne Theater, where he currently TAs and performs with Friday night headliners and two time B. Iden Payne Award Nominees, Bad Boys. He also directed the most recent ColdTowne Conservatory Production: Collective Alibi's presentatio...
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Cody Dearing

I am the Artistic Director & Education Director at ColdTowne Theater where I also teach levels 3-6. I currently perform with SKUTCH, and direct in house productions. I have studied with instructors from Improv Olympic (Chicago), the Upright Citizens Brigade (LA/NY), Second City (Chicago), The...
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Sam Malcolm

Sam has studied improv and sketch comedy at the Philly Improv Theater, ColdTowne Theater, and with various instructors from iO, Annoyance, Second City, and UCB. Sam performs improv every Friday at ColdTowne with Bad Boys, two-time nominees for Austin's B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Work...
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Rachel Madorsky

Improv used to scare me - then it changed my life. I have a BFA in Acting and for last 10+ years, have been learning, studying, performing and teaching improv and sketch nationally and internationally; with Comedy Sportz in Austin, The Second City conservatory in Cleveland where I was also an ...
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Clifton Highfield


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Eric Rutherford

Over ten years experience in long form improv and sketch comedy. -Team member on ten Harold teams at the iO theater in Chicago -Former member of The Second City touring company -Director and performer in multiple productions at The Annoyance theater -Former coach for unaccountable n...
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Estevan J. Chuy Zarate


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Michael Joplin


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Michael Ferstenfeld

Michael Ferstenfeld has been producing, directing, and performing in improv, scripted theatre, films, and variety shows for over a dozen years. He's the artistic director of DYSTHEATRE, a card-carrying member of the internationally touring, two-time B. Iden Payne award-winning Best Improv Troupe ...
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David Lee Hess

David Lee Hess has performed music and comedy in Austin, Texas since he moved south from Oklahoma in 1988. He's recorded and released nine albums and performs music regularly with Supersonic Uke, Baby Got Bacteria, and Paper Lawn. In 2008 Hess began studying improvisational comedy at the ColdTown...
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