Scott Eckert

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Scott Eckert has been improvising since 1999 and currently performs every Wednesday at The PIT with Big Black Car (2006 CIF Selection; Best Improv Group, 2005 ECNY Awards). He has also co-created six two-person shows with Ellie Kemper. As an actor, Scott has starred in several plays by Eric Bland and in Comedy Central's CONTROL FR3AKS. Scott studied improv in New York and Chicago (Ali Farahnakian, Charna Halpern, Susan Messing, Miles Stroth) and wrote his senior thesis on the theory and history of American improvisation at Princeton University, where he also directed the improv group Quipfire!.