January class registration is now open!
Jason has been a professional improviser for over 20 years; in that time he has performed all around the world, from Australia through Asia, the USA to the stages of Europe. Jason has studied Improvisation with teachers like Keith Johnstone, Patti Stiles, Randy Dixon and Dan O’Connor and story with Robert McKee.
Jason is a founding member and former Artistic Director of Impro Melbourne and has performed with the company for 15 years where he has created and directed many long and short form improvised formats. His format ‘How About This?’ has been adopted and played internationally. His original Improv format ‘Zoom’ has been invited to festivals across three continents.
Jason has been teaching Comedy Improvisation for 16 years to both newcomers and experienced improvisers alike, and is renowned for bringing the best out of his students no matter their experience and skill level. Jason has a passion for exploring the craft of improvisation, in all of its forms. Jason is a sought after teacher globally, he has taught in every Australian capital, Amsterdam, Seattle, Frankfurt, Wurzburg, Hong Kong, L.A, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Paris, Rome, Milan and New Zealand just to list a few.
As part of Arcade Arcade with his comedy partner Jimmy James Eaton, Jason has seen success is live sketch comedy, selling out seasons in the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and other festivals across australia and New Zealand.
Jason has appeared in all three seasons of the critically acclaimed The Micallef Programme. He can also be seen with Shaun Micallef in Welcher and Welcher and Micallef tonight. He wrote and performed in Skithouse. Jason has appeared in Neighbours, City Homicide, Thank God You’re Here, Prank Patrol, Peter Helliar’s ‘It’s a date’ ,Channel 7’s improvisation programme, Slide Show and two seasons of Utopia. He’s recently completed two movies. ‘Oddball’ with Shane Jacobson and “Scare Campaign” with the Cairns Brothers. Though you probably know him as that guys off the iSelect and Local Agent Finder commercials. In 2016 he had over 6 millions views on YouTube for his sketch Backyard Cricket.
We are excited to announce that while with us Jason will be performing regularly with the Deep End Theater Ensemble, teaching a four week Masters Class & directing a show called FAT CITY.
Masters Class w/ Jason Geary
Saturdays 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
February 17th through March 10th
Until registration is officially open, please send inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org
GIVE THE GIFT OF THEATER !
Taking classes at Deep End opened my eyes (and ears) to communication tools I didn't even know I needed. Not only has class opened doors for me into the world of improv, it's given me new techniques for navigating the world around me."
~ Linnea W.