Sand Immersive Workshop

An in depth look into what the members of Sand have worked on for their six years together in Chicago. Sand’s approach to character is distinctive for its three dimensionality. Feeling out the tone of a scene, character development,  spacial and physical awareness will be covered. In addition, Sand will discuss and teach their form which uses monologues, character interaction, and breaking the fourth wall to dig into all aspects who these people are.

Workshop Reservations


The SAND Immersive Workshop will be 6 hours with a 30 minute lunch break.  Lunch will be provided.

Workshop is Friday, April 29, from 10-4:30pm.


Michael BrunLieb

MikeBrunliebMichael Brunlieb is from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He’s been improvising in Chicago since 2007. He improvises on Monday nights at Quenchers Saloon with Sand, on Wednesday nights with Tone at the Mission Theater, and on Saturday nights at the CIC Theater with Papa Legba. He also performs in the Holy F*ck Comedy Hour on Friday nights at the Annoyance Theater. Mike trained at the Paul Sills Theater Center and at iO.





Scott Nelson

ScottNelsonScott Nelson has been improvising and acting in Chicago since 2007. At the iO Theater he is a member of The Late 90s. Winner of Best Harold Team for three consecutive years. Scott has also actively involved with the Annoyance theater where he has been a part of eight original productions and several improv runs. Recently he returned from his second contract with Norwegian Cruise Lines, doing short form improv and sketch comedy with Second City Theatricals.