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Theresa is currently teaching workshops and courses for Portland State University and The Actors Conservatory (also in Portland), as well as facilitating private trainings for various organizations and groups. If you'd like to train with Theresa and the offerings below don't fit your schedule, contact Theresa for other options!



  • IMPRO LAB at Studio Program of The Actors Conservatory: 6 Sundays (February 5, February 26, March 19, April 16, May 7, and May 21, 2023), 2:00-5:00pm at The Tiffany Center – 711 SW 14th Ave, Portland. Option to sign up for 4 or 6 classes. Session will end with a performance. More info here

    • Note: partial tuition grants available and all are encouraged to apply here

    • Description: This ongoing Impro Lab offers improvisers (Level II & III) an opportunity to dive into impro methods that develop the imagination, range of expression, agility, willingness to take risks and harness the power of uncertainty, and skills for creating compelling performances (scripted and unscripted), stories, and unique characters. This workshop is not only for improvisers but for artists and makers (actors, directors, writers, educators, entrepreneurs, etc.) who are interested in bringing an improvisation mindset, more spontaneity, and play into their creative, collaborative processes.

  • Improvisation II: Portland State University, Spring 2023 (April 4 - June 12, 2023); please contact Theresa for more information.

  • Going Off-Script in London: Improvisation for Communication, Collaboration, and Creativity: a 4-credit (grad and undergraduate) study abroad course sponsored by Theater and Applied Linguistics. Dates June 22 - July 5, 2023. Open to all PSU (Portland State University) students, non-PSU students, and to folks seeking professional development opportunities. Click here for details!

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