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 also be seen in NBC’s Shrink, Cooking Channel’s Food: Fact or Fiction?, TV Land’s Teachers, FunnyOrDie’s Dummy Comedy: Samples, and NewForm’s American Airness.


In addition to teaching and coaching improvisers and improv groups all over Los Angeles, he travels around the world teaching and performing at improv theaters and festivals. He’s traveled to 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.

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