Throw Out The Rules w/Kate Duffy

By Dallas Comedy Festival (other events)

Saturday, August 2 2014 11:00 AM 2:00 PM

Stuck in your head? Judging your ideas? Worried about doing it right?
Get out of your own way and free yourself up to take big risks. This workshop focuses on playing from wants, needs and strong povs in order to make bold, game changing choices. Finally, you can stop trying so hard and just play!

This workshop will start promptly at 11am. Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in for your workshop. 

Kate Duffy has been teaching, writing, and performing improvisation, sketch and stand-up comedy for over a decade. She performed with Children of a Lesser God, a troupe critic’s called, “the best all-female improv troupe in Chicago”, The Signatures, Deep Schwa, Otis, and the critically acclaimed Playboys. Kate also spent 3 years performing for The Second City on cruise ships, with their National Touring Company and has performed and written for their online network and understudied their resident stages. During that time she developed The Mary Kay Letourneau Players with her writing partner Katie Rich (SNL), creating a show critics called, “the Kobe beef of comedy,” and a television spin-off pilot, 15 Minutes to Obscurity. Kate also writes and produces animated comedy with her cousin through their production company, FuzzCuzz. As a recent transplant to Los Angeles, Kate is performing at iO West , The Second City, and the Cupcake Theater with Undateable and the fabulous ladies of Ladytown.