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Jill Bernard

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(S2) Ep 4: Jill Bernard And Shannon Stott.

In Conversation With Dave Morris and Jason Geary

This week we have two wonderful guests. We meet Shannon Stott for the first time ever and we are joined by mutual old friend Jill Bernard. It's a free-flowing conversation about what keeps us coming back to improv and what drives us to expand our horizons.Find Jill and HUGE Theatre here. Fins Shannon's FB page here.


19 Nov 2020

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Episode 48: 3D Characters w Jill Bernard and Shannon Stott

Improv FAQ At Length

28 Sep 2020

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Daily Activities with Jill Bernard

Isolation Conversations w/ Ben & Jenn

Ben and Jenn talk to HUGE Theater's own Jill Bernard in Minneapolis.  She talks to us about making her weekly online show "Dumb Machine", teaching via zoom, and the importance of Fallout 4.


17 Apr 2020

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S2E5 - Jill Bernard and a Giant Leap!

The Improv In Action Podcast

On today's episode I speak with Jill Bernard, writer of "The Cute LIttle Book of Improv", performer of the solo musical improv show "Drum Machine", and education director of Huge Theatre in Minneapolis.


5 Jun 2019

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Mischief Managed Episode 14 – “Inspired by Jill Bernard”

Mischief Improv

Two of Mischief Managed’s amazing cast members go over a list of improv tips shared online by Jill Bernard. Jill Bernard is synonymous with improv, and her blog, articles and workshops have inspired thousands of people around the world. She is a constant source of insight for improv scene work, but also the improv community. We go over only a few points she makes in a longer list with Monica Escobedo and Maggie Nolan.  It proves to be a bonding experience and have some very serious moments. Give this episode a listen. Share and comment!

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29 May 2019

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Improv Interview with Jill Bernard

Improv Interviews

Improv Interview with Jill Bernard by Margot Escott


13 Jun 2018

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31 Lean, Mean, Killer Cuisine (with Jill Bernard, Lauren Bahlman, and Jessica Austgen)

As We Go Along

This is part two of our recording in Omaha with the wonderful Jill Bernard, and the awesome duo BAUS! This one is delightfully odd and dark, and one of my favorite recordings I've ever been a part of! Give it a listen, then share it with your friends! As always, the theme song is "Mandelbrot Set (instrumental version)" by the wonderful Jonathan Coulton. Check out more of his great music at: www.jonathancoulton.com


17 Jun 2017

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30 Ghosts in the Attic (with Jill Bernard, Jessica Austgen, and Lauren Bahlman)

As We Go Along

BACK WITH A BANG! The show turns thirty today, and for it's birthday, we got you the terrific Jill Bernard! I am also joined by two of my absolute favorite Denver improvisors, the awesome Lauren Bahlman and Jessica Austgen! It's silly, and super funny! As always, the theme song is "Mandelbrot Set (instrumental version)" by the super cool Jonathan Coluton! Listen to more at: jonathancoulton.com


9 Jun 2017

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Episode 7: Jill Bernard

The Improv Teachers

Jill Bernard has been performing with ComedySportz-Twin Cities since 1993, and is a founding member of HUGE Theater in Uptown Minneapolis. She is the author of Jill Bernard's Small Cute Book of Improv. She has taught and performed improv in Norway, Australia, Canada, England, the Netherlands, Argentina, Bulgaria, Romania, Colombia, Peru, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany and over thirty-five of the United States; and also on an episode of MTV “Made.You can find Jill online at:https://twitter.com/jillybee72 jillbernard.com https://www.facebook.com/Jill-Bernard-37589556767/


29 Nov 2016

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No. 6 - Jill Bernard Talks Improv and Instruction

There It Is Podcast

On today's episode Jason has an inspiring talk with world renowned improv performer and instructor Jill Bernard! Jill Bernard co-founded the HUGE Improv Theater in Minneapolis, performed with ComedySportz-Twin Cities, was part of the world championship ComedySportz team, and had a critically acclaimed one-person show, "Drum Machine."Jason and Jill talk about improv technique, fear, and instruction. It's a great talk!More on Jill at http://www.hugetheater.com and http://jillbernard3.blogspot.com/ Twitter: @jillybee72Buy her book, "Small Cute Book of Improv" at http://jillbernard.blogspot.com/Keep Up with There It Is! Twitter: @ThereItIsPod, www.ThereItIsPod.com, www.facebook.com/ThereItIsPod


24 Jun 2016