Keisha Zollar

Undergraduate Discipline

Theatre

Graduate Program

MFA Theatre Program

New York-based teacher and comedienne. Teaches improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade and has performed with Doppelganger (Sasheer Zamata and Nicole Byer). Performed on UCBComedy.com, CollegeHumor, MTV, Nickelodeon, Orange Is the New Black, and numerous Web series. Starred in “indie” films, including: See You Next Tuesday, Divorce Counselor, and UCBComedy’s Presto. Currently in preproduction (2014) for An Uncomfortable Conversation About Race, a roundtable discussion in which she and her partner, Ian, invite people to break free from YouTube comments and watch as very different people embark on “an uncomfortable conversation about race.” Sufficient funding is now available to turn the project into a feature film. SLC, 2013–

Current undergraduate courses

SLC Lampoon

Year

SLC Lampoon is a comedy ensemble of actors, directors, and writers. The techniques of Second City and TheatreSports will be used to create an improvisational troupe that will perform throughout the campus. The ensemble will craft comic characters and write sketches, parodies, and political satire. This work will culminate in a final SLC Lampoon Mainstage performance in the style of Second City or Saturday Night Live.

Faculty

Current graduate courses

SLC Lampoon

Year

SLC Lampoon is a comedy ensemble of actors, directors, and writers. The techniques of Second City and TheatreSports will be used to create an improvisational troupe that will perform throughout the campus. The ensemble will craft comic characters and write sketches, parodies, and political satire. This work will culminate in a final SLC Lampoon Mainstage performance in the style of Second City or Saturday Night Live.

Faculty

Previous courses