Artistic Director of BATS Improv
Lisa Rowland has been improvising for more than 15 years. Lisa is the Artistic Director of BATS Improv, Northern California’s most renowned improvisational theatre company, and a lecturer teaching improvisation in the Theatre and Performance Studies department of Stanford University. Lisa is a performer, teacher and trainer of improvisation and has lead improv-based trainings on collaboration and creativity for professional teams of all kinds, from educators to programmers, doctors to sales people. A believer in the power of improvisation principles to make life richer and more joyful, Lisa co-hosts the podcast Monster Baby: A Curious Romp Through The Worlds of Mindfulness and Improvisation.