All Things Michael
A blog series about improv, educational theatre and life.
Thursday, August 1, 2019
IMPROV OLYMPIX HISTORY BY DAVID SHEPHERD
In 2007, David Shepherd's cousin suggested he write up the three most important programs of his life. First one David tackled, was ...
Monday, April 8, 2019
Teen Improv Fight Club by Michael Golding
It is not unusual for the at-risk teens I work with in workshops to be reluctant to embrace the unknown and allow an improvised scene to flo...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
David Shepherd's Journals by Michael Golding
David Shepherd (October 10, 1924 – December 17, 2018) the co-founder of Playwrights Theatre Club, Compass (forerunner of Second City), t...
Sunday, February 3, 2019
David Shepherd and the ImprovBoston Festival by Michael Golding
My close friend and mentor for 46 years, David Shepherd, the father of improvisation, passed away on December 17, 2018. He was 94 years o...
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