Stephanie Leigh Anderson

She is an improviser, actor, director, and comedy writer in Chicago and a faculty member of the Second City Training Center. Improvisation and comedic sketch are particular passions of hers. She has toured with independent improv troupe Stranger, and improvises with her iO harold team Cecilia, and duoprov GIRLish. Stephani has written, performed, and directed several solo and ensemble sketch shows throughout Chicago and utilizes her improvisational foundation in the process.She has been an educator for over a decade and is a youth enrichment curriculum designer and course instructor for Northwestern University’s Center for Talent Development. Stephanie’s love of teaching has led her around the country facilitating improv/storytelling/performance workshops for youth and adults in a variety of educational and corporate settings.