Improv Theatre Co. & Training Center

Daniel Smith

Director, Faculty, Performer

Daniel started his improv career in Wisconsin with Voodoo Barbie. He then worked with Gotham City Improv in NYC before joining Project Improv of Louisville, KY with whom he performed weekly Harolds for more than two years, performed at the Dirty South Improv Festival and produced five original-concept shows. Daniel was a member of the Grand Prize winning dance company at the Moscow Invitational Dance Festival of 2005. In 2010 he moved to San Francisco and joined Leela where he teaches, directs and performs. He is an alumni member of Theater for Change, a group which dramatizes issues around diversity. In 2012 he completed a Masters in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Drama Therapy from the California Institute of Integral Studies.

Armando Company

Kiss the Prius
Robots to Rebel
Sketchy Alley

Classes Taught/Teaching
Drop-In Class: The Art of Improvisation
Improv I: Let’s Play!
Improv IV: Top of Your Intelligence

Leela Improv Training Center – Classes

EXIT Theatre – Shows