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Improv Level 1-4,



Trained at:

The Second City, Improv Olympic, The Annoyance, Impro Melbourne, TIC, 16th St. Studios, and with Rich Talarico, Dave Razowsky, Jeff Griggs, Jimmy Carrrane, Bill Arnett and more.


Dan is a versatile comedy Writer and Performer with vast experience in stand-up, sketch, and improv.

He has studied at Second City (Chicago and LA), iO Chicago, The Annoyance Theatre (Chicago), Impro Melbourne (Melbourne), Improv Conspiracy (Melbourne) and 16th Street Studios (Melbourne). He has also trained independently with prominent teachers including: Rich Talarico, Dave Razowsky, Jeff Griggs, Jimmy Carrane, Bill Arnett and many more.

Dan has been directing Improv for over 4 years and has also directed a number of scripted live comedy productions including the acclaimed Wyatt Nixon Lloyd: 200 Voicemails which debuted at Perth Fringe World 2015 followed by a season at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2015.

He was a Raw Comedy 2016 VIC state finalist, and has performed as an ensemble member of The Big HOO-HAA! (Melbourne), The Improv Conspiracy (Melbourne), and Now Showing: The Improvised Movie and Improv Against Humanity. Dan has also written for Sketchy at Best (Sydney) and established the monthly sketch show Champagne Factory (Melbourne) in 2015.

In 2014, Dan toured internationally with the Improv troupe Bear Attack, which answered the question “What if a bear attacked the cast in every show?” Dan has also toured nationally with The Remix and Now Showing: The Improvised Movie, which was nominated for Best Comedy Show at Fringe World 2015.

Other credits include an appearance in Season One (13 Episodes) of Misguided, the improvised television show, which aired nationally in 2015, his first solo sketch comedy show, Please Stay, in MICF 2015, the storytelling exploration of masculinity Big Strong Boy in Melb Fringe 2015, and the parody of all things motivational #1 NINJA in MICF 2016.

He was Artistic Director at LMA for Terms 3 and 4, 2016.
Read about his views on Improv and Sketch Comedy and his vision for LMA.