Meet your Instructor
Alice Stanley Jr.
Alice Stanley Jr. is a Chicago-based writer/performer who leads improv workshops all over the country with the lady powerhouse ensemble After Party. With The Second City, she has cruised the Caribbean and was featured at the Chicago Lyric Opera in Longer! Louder! Wagner! She has also performed in the fully improvised musical Baby Wants Candy, Bar Harbor's ImprovAcadia, Hometown and Whirled News Tonight at iO Chicago, and is part of the mainstage ensemble at ComedySportz Chicago. She has written and performed a bevy of sketch comedy, and her vegetarian solo show Meat Cutewas produced at The Annoyance. She won the 2015 Mary Scruggs Works by Women Festival and is the first recipient of the Jason Chin Memorial Scholarship. Her plays have been widely produced, including as the winner of The Chicago Dramatists' New Play Bake-Off at The Goodman and at The Last Frontier Theatre Festival in Valdez, Alaska. Alice also teaches English and Theatre at Harold Washington College. She holds an MFA in Dramatic Writing from Arizona State University. For more hot goss: alicestanleyjr.com