Save Our Stage! Join the SOS Champions.

Happy 6 months of shutdown … and counting… and counting 🙁 Okay, not so “happy” but we’re making the best of the situation. We’ve been asked by so many community members, “how can I help?” And we of course asked ourselves, “how can we help everyone helping us?” And, have fun doing it?! … Read More

2 Great MISTAKES You Want to Make

mistakes that help you learn and grow

You’ve heard the old adage “fail fast, fail often,” which encourages rapid iteration and the discovery of new and novel ideas.  However, no one, including me, wants to fail!  Let’s be honest… it feels terrible every time. Here are just a few things I’ve failed at in my life: learning a second … Read More

Irene Bonner

Irene loves improv, stand up, painting, eating, and reluctantly taking part in social activities. She’s half of the improv duo Beanberg and a member of The Clubhouse. When she’s not making art she’s spiraling down a deep hole of anxiety, so she’s always making art!

Dr. DJ

Dr. DJ is a member of The Clubhouse. She has trained in improv, stand up and writing for tv and late night at the Second City in Hollywood, Finest City Improv, and Old Town Improv. When she is not hitting a stage to do comedy you can find her speaking … Read More

Vishal Khandheria

Vishal is a graduate of FCI. He performs with the Clubhouse and the indie team, Top Shelf. When he’s not improvising, he’s a finance guy by day, a Big Brother and mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters by weekend, and a musician by night. Vishal is a quintessential Disney kid … Read More

Alex Navarro

Alex started improv in early 2018 and quickly became an integral part of Finest City Improv and our community. He performs with indie team Never Ever Sometimes and the Graduate Performers’ Academy. Most of the time you can catch him working the front lobby, and during his off time, he … Read More

Shilpa Pryor

performer Shilpa Pryor

Shilpa is an FCI graduate. She performs with The Clubhouse and indie group “Existential Crisis”. Before 2018 she had no idea that “improv” even existed, and today she believes that this is the best cult she’s ever joined. Shilpa moved to the United States in 2010 from the Fiji islands … Read More

Shows and Classes on Hold Starting 3/14

It’s Friday the 13th we need to close for three weeks as there have been reports of ….. Jason! (no, actually there is a global pandemic) We are postponing all shows and classes until at least April 15th.   The shows are canceled, except for the ones we will broadcast online. That’s right… … Read More

Finding Friends and Freedom in Improv

Finding freedom and friends in improv with Aaron Casarrubias

Finding friends and freedom in an improv class is something that is both unexpected and wonderful. When improv helps in unexpected ways, the surprise, the gratitude these are the gifts that we love to see in our students. Aaron is one of our students that you can tell improv has … Read More