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Quanta Magazine recently spoke with Loh about his approach to coaching, why he enrolled in improv comedy classes and the reason he often runs from place to place.
In improv the principle is if you start doing something, you’re not supposed to suddenly go and say, “Oh, no, sorry, that was wrong.”
He even acted in skits, a skill he didn’t pick up again until joining college improv, from where it would shape his career trajectory.
He said he had recently taken rap improv classes to improve his ability to think on his feet, and found it terrifying.Most popular course ever at Georgetown Law? How to fight for justice.|Susan Svrluga|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
You wouldn’t trust an improv actor playing a doctor to give you medical advice.GPT-3, Bloviator: OpenAI’s language generator has no idea what it’s talking about|Amy Nordrum|August 22, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Female stars of the nation's premier improv collective read a gay friend's Grindr messages.The Ladies of Second City Read Grindr Hookup Messages|Jack Holmes, The Daily Beast Video|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stephen Colbert, Amy Poehler, Steve Carell, and a host of others got their start with the improv troupe.The Ladies of Second City Read Grindr Hookup Messages|Jack Holmes, The Daily Beast Video|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Developing a solid rapport with your fellow cast members to allow for some magical improv when the cameras start rolling?Why ‘Boarding’ Is Ruining Movies: Padding Blockbusters With A-List Cameos|Marlow Stern|August 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But he becomes animated when talking about his background in musical theater, improv comedy, and character acting.The Most Depressing Show on Earth: Amongst the Clowns of Newark|Lizzie Crocker|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The 30-year-old actor was primarily known for his comedy chops—a product of the improv-heavy Judd Apatow talent factory.Jonah Hill on ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ Prosthetic Penises, and Finance Douchebags|Marlow Stern|December 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is certain, Virgil is much indebted to him, tho' he has much improv'd his Manner.Lectures on Poetry|Joseph Trapp
A Genius, in order to be much improv'd, should be well workt, and kept in close Application to its proper Pursuit.
John Andrews tells the story of the school boys who, in the phrase of the day, "improv'd" the coast on School Street.The Siege of Boston|Allen French
The blooming boy, who left his image in my young heart, is at four and twenty improv'd in every grace that fix'd him there.The Belle's Stratagem|Hannah Cowley
When will human Reason be sufficiently improv'd to see the Advantage of this!Benjamin Franklin; Self-Revealed, Volume I (of 2)|Wiliam Cabell Bruce