The Players

The Improv Playhouse Players are the theater’s core group of performers. They are the top improvisers in the San Francisco Bay Area, and are recognized across the country and abroad for their performances and innovations in the art of improvisation. They are:

  • Ben Johnson
  • Tim Orr
  • Lisa Rowland
  • Regina Saisi
  • Kathryn Zdan

Accomplished guest artists will join this core group as needed for various formats.

The Improv Playhouse Players, both individually and collectively, have been part of numerous celebrated, cutting-edge improvisational theatre troupes in San Francisco, among them: 3 For All, Awkward Dinner Party, BATS Improv, Double Feature, Improv Theatre, Improvised Shakespeare, Naked Stage, Pulp Playhouse and True Fiction Magazine.