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Classes are held at the 224 Ecospace facility on Farmington Avenue in Hartford. See directions here.

Learn more about our teaching artists.



Claire Zick has been performing, teaching, directing and producing improv for over 20 years. She is originally from Seattle where she was an ensemble member at Unexpected Productions and performed weekly in Seattle Theatresports™ and long-form shows. Now based in Connecticut, Claire produces, directs and performs in shows as Hot Cocco Productions including audience favorites CT Cage Match, Spoken, Campfire and A(n Improvised) Christmas Carol. She is known for her mastery of long-form narrative and has a reputation as an expert teacher who helps groups and individuals breakthrough to their next level. She has studied and performed improv with Ryan Stiles, Armando Diaz, Randy Dixon, Ed Herbstman, Keith Johnstone and Mick Napier.