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USA

he/him

Kevin Scott

Teacher

Kevin Scott began teaching sketch writing and improvisation for the world Famous Second City in Chicago in the 1990s. He's taught continuously since then for the Second City, Gotham City Improv, The People's Improv Theater and for various other groups and organizations. His students have gone on to work in TV and movies (Saturday Night Live, The Daily Show, The Office and more) He was a founding member of 3 legendary long-form improv ensembles (Chicago's Bang Bang, New York's Burn Manhattan and Centralia) and has been teaching techniques developed with each of those ensembles for the last 20 years. He is a specialist in physical/organic improvisation as well as comedic improvisation and has taught for The BIG IF in Barcelona and The Wurzburger Improtheater Festival as well as in Padua Italy, London England and Hamburg Germany. Kevin is also a filmmaker and director. His credits include Video Director and consultant for Marc Maron's Jerusalem Syndrome. He has developed and directed comedy TV pilots for Viacom and Fremantle Media. He co-created and/or directed several Web series including: Succesorize w/Matt Oberg, TMI featuring Ellie Kemper, Law & Order: Interns featuring Grace Helbig and has had his work shown on the Sundance Channel and Comedy Central.