Posts Tagged ‘improv’

David Hess Interview – Got Your Back Podcast

David Hess is truly a renaissance man. Perhaps you’ve seen him improvising with groups including The Team and Glamping Trip, or acting in a local live stage version of the Ghostbusters, or acting online in something like the trailer for Hell No: The Sensible Horror Film, or even performing with one of his bands Supersonic Uke or Baby Got Bacteria… In this most recent episode…

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Dave Buckman Interview – Got Your Back

Got Your Back podcast recently interviewed one of Austin’s most experienced and most beloved improv instructors, Dave Buckman. In this episode we discussed Dave’s time spent training in Chicago at IO and Second City, and how that ultimately led to his taking a job at Boom Chicago in Amsterdam. We also talked about some of the patterns he has…

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Rachel Madorsky – Got Your Back Interview

In the latest episode of Got Your Back podcast, Rachel Madorsky stopped by the studio for an interview. Rachel is an original ColdTowne faculty member who has long been supremely supportive force in the community. In addition to teaching and performing Rachel works as a licensed psychotherapist, and was kind enough to engage in a…

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How To Get Stage Time In Austin

Got Your Back podcast has put together a comprehensive guide to teach people who are new to improv or new to Austin how the groups and shows you see on stage come together, as well as how they acquire that stage time at the various theaters in Austin. Though the details are specific to Austin…

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Interview: Amy Jordan of The New Movement & The Improv Wins Conference

This weekend is the Improv Wins Conference and Festival in Austin. From this Thursday through Sunday (Jan. 22-25), improvisers from around the world converge on The New Movement Theater to take workshops, perform a ton, and network with their peers.  AustinImprov.com interviewed Amy Jordan, the director of education for The New Movement (TNM) and one of the main…

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