History

Bill began performing in Michigan in 1994 where he performed for six years before moving to Phoenix, AZ. Bill helped organize the first Phoenix Improv Festival in 2002, spent two years training at iO West in Los Angeles and was one of the founding members of The Torch Theatre.

Currently, Bill performs with Apollo 12 and Galapagos in Phoenix. He is an instructor at The Torch Theatre and performs and teaches around North America. Here are some of his performance highlights:

  • Phoenix Improv Festival 2002-2012
  • Southern Improv Festival (New Orleans) 2004
  • Del Close Marathon 2005-2012
  • Out of Bounds (Austin) 2005, 2006, 2008-2012
  • Chicago Improv Festival 2006
  • Denver Improv Festival 2005-2006
  • Los Angeles Improv Comedy Festival 2006
  • Toronto International Improv Festival 2006
  • New Orleans Improv Festival 2007
  • Gila Monster Improv Festival (Tucson) 2007
  • Black Box Improv Festival (Atlanta) 2007
  • Twin Cities Improv Festival 2010
  • Philadelphia Improv Festival 2008
  • Improvaganza (Honolulu) 2009-2012
  • Dallas Comedy Festival 2010-2012
  • Duke City Improv Festival (Albuquerque) 2008-2011
  • Improv Festival Oklahoma 2011
  • Detroit Improv Festival 2012

Some of Bill’s recent workshops and coaching sessions include:

  • Arizona Jewish Theatre Company 2005-2009
  • Black Box Improv Festival 2006
  • Torch Theatre 2007-Present
  • Improvaganza 2010
  • Improv Festival Oklahoma 2011
  • NBOJU Training Center 2012
  • Red Rocks Improv Festival 2012