STACEY HALLAL | GUEST INSTRUCTOR
STACEY HALLAL has been teaching, directing, and performing improv for over 20 years. She trained at Second City, iO, Annoyance, and ComedySportz in Chicago. At Second City, she also taught and assistant directed the main stage before moving to Portland to open Curious Comedy Theater in 2008 where she has worked as Managing/Artistic director ever since. She has performed and taught improv and sketch at over 100 festivals across North America, often working in duos with Joe Bill and Mark Sutton. She is also the creator of Ruby Rocket, Private Detective, a cartoon, comic, and live improvised show in which she has has the honor of performing with Maribeth Monroe (The Good Place, Workaholics), Stephnie Weir (MadTV), Amber Nash (Archer), and soon Colin Mochrie (Whose Line). She will be releasing Ruby Rocket as a podcast soon! You can learn more about all of this, and the All Jane Comedy Festival which Stacey also founded and curates at curiouscomedy.org.