Philadelphia improviser: Alex Newman

Alex Newman

Alex is a human male that has been improvising for about 3 years. Alex studied improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City and is a proud member of Philly Improv Theater (PHIT) house team: Davenger. At UCBT Alex was how taught to improvise by John Frusciante, Brandon Gardner, Amber Petty, Will Hines, Jordan Klepper and Michael Delaney. In addition to his UCB training, Alex has studied under Christina Gausas, Jed Resnik and Kevin McDonald.

Off stage, Alex enjoys playing guitar, going to museums, reading dystopian science fiction, Zen Buddhism and being outdoors especially camping and hiking.

(Phot credit: Erin Pitts)