Whether you wanna get back into the Irish Improv scene and it's been awhile since you've taken a class or you simply fancy a workshop that focuses on fundamentals, this day-long workshop will reignite the improviser within. Not to mention it's on February 2nd (AKA GROUNDHOG day.) This workshop is taught by Erin McGathy and Stephen Bradley.
2nd February 2020 // 12 pm - 5 pm Wigwam, 54 Middle Abbey Street
** SPACES LIMITED
Erin McGathy has been performing Improv for over 15 years and has been teaching long-form Improv since 2006. At 20 years old, she moved to LA to study at the Upright Citizens Brigade and iO West and became a Mainstage performer at both, playing with Harold Teams: Hey Uncle Gary! (UCB), Local 132 (iO West), COG (iO West) as well as performing with the Armando Show in both LA and Chicago. She was also a member of the legendary, iO Rep which developed new forms at iO West, created the "UCB Magical Magic Show" and co-created the Narrative Genre group, The Kind Strangers, which has played at festivals across the US since 2010. Erin has performed and taught improv across the states and has been teaching in Dublin since 2017. She is the Artistic Director of MOB Theatre Dublin.
Stephen Bradley has been performing improv for over 7 years. In 2017 he graduated with a 2:1 in Drama Education with Griffith college. He is an alumni of iO West in Los Angeles where he studied The Harold.In Dublin, he has performed with groups Not the Eyes, Boston's Improv Asylum and currently MOB house team Mr. MeCoCos and MOB rep. He has performed improv in Dublin Improv Festival, Slapdash Improv Festival, Fallout Theatre (US), The Hideout Theatre (US) and Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Stephen is part of sketch duo Boys Boys Boys and has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe and Vodafone Comedy Festival. He is the Education Director of MOB Theatre Dublin.