Improviser / Comedian / Improv Teacher
Jason Shotts is originally from Chicago and started performing improv at the iO Theater in 2003. Currently living in Los Angeles, he can be seen performing as one-half of the improv duo Dummy, winner of the iO Theater’s Del Award for Best Improv Show in 2013 and 2014. He's also the co-host of LIVE from the HOLLYWOOD ROOM!, a monthly variety show at Second City Hollywood.
He can be seen in NBC’s Shrink, Cooking Channel’s Food: Fact or Fiction?, TV Land’s Teachers, FunnyOrDie’s Dummy Comedy, and NewForm’s American Airness.
In addition to teaching his own improv classes and coaching improv groups all over Los Angeles, Jason teaches for Westside Comedy Theater.
He has performed and taught at improv theaters and improv festivals in cities all over the world, including: London, Edinburgh, Rome, Copenhagen, Oslo, Warsaw, Wrocław, Krakow, Bremen, Mannheim, Beijing, San Francisco, New York, San Diego, Denver, Austin, Houston, Washington DC, Phoenix, Tucson, Cleveland, Detroit, Minneapolis, St. Louis, Atlanta, Miami and Chicago.