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rafe chase

Rafe teaches monthly private classes in San Francisco, for intermediate to advanced players.

For information contact him at


stephen kearin

Stephen teaches private classes in Los Angeles and San Franciso and may be available to travel. Most recenty, his classes specialize in Space Object work and First Offers.

For information, contact him at


tim orr

Tim teaches ongoing private improvisation classes in San Francisco year-round.

If you're interested, you can contact him at .


other resources for improv classes and coaching

Improv Playhouse of San Francisco

BATS Improv

Impro Theatre


3 FOR ALL on KQED Spark

In this TV segment, Spark follows 3 FOR ALL, taking you into the art of spur-of-the-moment improvisation. 

Click here for the KQED Spark Educator Guide for 3 FOR ALL