Bio Ensemble Directing/Coaching Classes Taught/Teaching
Nicole Odell grew up in the East Bay. She earned her B.A. in Drama from San Francisco State University, then moved to Los Angeles. She was accepted into the Second City Hollywood Conservatory training program, and after she graduated, began an improv and sketch comedy troupe with her classmates called Margot’s Pie, directed by Jaime Moyer. They participated in several comedy festivals, including Austin’s Out of Bounds, and were the winners of the LA Improv Festival Sketch Championship in 2011. She began doing stand-up and participated in several small theatrical productions in Los Angeles. However, she has recently moved back to her true home in the Bay Area to help cultivate the rich comedy scene in San Francisco and the surrounding areas. Nicole loves zombies, Social Distortion, swing dancing, craft beer, and anything vintage, from clothing to cocktails.
Drop-In Class: The Art of Improvisation