Comedy School

Beginning Improv with Anna Bethel

Wed, May 23, 2018
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
Comedy School

Beginning Improv with Anna Bethel

Anna Bethel is both the managing director and lead improv coach with ComedySportz, Washington D.C. She teaches short-form improv at The Improv in Washington, D.C. and has been performing since 2009. Anna has performed with Sadie Hawkins, WiT's FIST Tournament and various customized corporate and private performances. The troupe Porkchop Volcano frequently has Anna as a guest performer on stage and podcasts. She has a B.A. in Cinema & Theatre from Denison University and her professional improvisation training began at ComedySportz, DC in 2010. Anna's training with Kevin McDonald (Kids in the Hall) of writing sketch comedy from improv inspired the creation of varied media content. She creates podcasts and video content with fellow comics in the greater Washington D.C. area.

Anna teaches short-form improvisational comedy at The DC Improv, coaches teams and individuals, and performs regularly with ComedySportz and The Blue Show at the DC Improv.