JAKE COMPTON | GUEST INSTRUCTOR
Jake Compton is the owner/founder of the Harrisburg Improv Theatre. Jake started improvising in 2004 taking classes at both the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and the Magnet Theatres in New York City. Jake’s musical and prank comedy duo band Anticool terrorized Harrisburg for over 10 years with their live shows, albums, and webshow. In 2017 and 2018 Jake Toured The country with his Duo, Missed Connections Performing and teaching all across The US. Currently Jake is an instructor and performer at the HIT. He can be seen in Hardly Working, Bandito, and Love Triangle. Jake also helps create and shape many forms and themes used by both his teams and others.
Sometimes when we are performing improv, we get preoccupied with being funny–is this scene funny? Is my character funny? Is my scene partner funny? What