Improvised New York

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Improvised New York is a podcast devoted to the art of improvisation, with a specific focus on the New York improv community. Created in 2009 by Elizabeth Quinn and Justin Zell (members of The Wilhelm, a PIT House Team from 2008-2010), the first episode debuted on June 18, 2009. The episodes are free and available through iTunes (search for "Improvised New York"). Episodes can also be downloaded from the podcast's website:

Episodes consist of interviews with members of the community, reviews of improvisation shows, discussions about the art of improvisation or special themed episodes. In keeping with the spirit of improvisation, each podcast is entirely improvised and never edited. Email for this podcast:

Justin Zell opened Steel City Improv Theater (The SCIT) in Pittsburgh, PA and continues to teach and perform there. Elizabeth Quinn teaches and coaches in New York City and performs with Lorie Steele as one half of the two-person improv team, STEELE/QUINN. Elizabeth continues to host the podcast, sometimes bringing in guest co-hosts.

For info on Steele City Improv:

For info on STEELE/QUINN, visit their Facebook page:!/pages/STEELE-QUINN/132661710100282

Episode List