Dave Collins

Teaches at General Assembly

Dave Collins is an award-winning improvisor, coach, and corporate strategist. He began performing improv in 2005, and after a move to Chicago, began teaching and coaching in 2007. Along with his teammates, Dave won the 2010 National Collegiate Improv Tournament, headlined shows across the country, and individually has coached hundreds of students and professionals in the art and practice of improv. Today, Dave works with his clients to find innovative ways to develop practical business skills through the use of improv training. Like Aesop's fable about the Oak and the Reeds, he believes that modern organizational cultures must incorporate basic improv tools and techniques in order to be flexible enough to survive and thrive through any storm.

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Speak Up: Using Improv to Succeed in Business

8/12/2019
Kevin K.

Attended: Speak Up: Using Improv to Succeed in Business


Great class. Very different from other public speaking classes. The improv based method was awesome. A fun and enlightening experience. Highly recommend!

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