Oct 14, 2019
Melissa McGlensey is an American originally from Orange County,
California, who currently resides in Melbourne Australia. She is a
writer, comedian, improviser, filmmaker and a improv and sketch
teacher. Melissa is also the director of Completely Improvised
Potter as well as a company member of Soothplayers: Completely
Improvised Shakespeare which was nominated for best comedy at
Melbourne Fringe Festival. She has studied and performed improv and
sketch comedy with a number of theatres all across the world
including the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, The Improv
Conspiracy and Second City Chicago. She is also a graduate from the
Harold Ramis Film School at The Second City. When not studying,
teaching or performing improv, sketch or stand up, Melissa is a
contributing writer for Reductress and The Betoota Advocate. Her
writing can also be seen on The Huffington Post, The Mighty, The
Onion’s former site Starwipe and Today.com.
In this podcast we chat about Play vs fun, stand up vs improv, fear, insecurities, rejection, failure and feedback fatigue.
To keep up to date with Melissa, check her out on: Website: www.melissamcglensey.com Facebook/ Twtitter: OhHeyMeliss
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