Introducing The ID Comedy Troupe:
Live performances, audience suggested improv scenes, original skits and more are performed by these professional, award winning actors!
MEET THE TALENT
WENDY PENNINGTON: ID Creator/Leader, Trainer, Host and Lead Actress
Introducing Wendy Pennington. She opened IMPROV Dallas in 2012. Since then she has been teaching the techniques of Improv to companies and actors to much success. Recent companies like Fidelity and Cigna hired Wendy to use both her teaching and acting skills to help in training their current and future leaders. She has help countless actors book major work with improv training.
Wendy Pennington has been performing professionally for more than 20 years in Film, TV, Commercials and on Stage. She moved to Hollywood at 20 years old and quickly landed a recurring role on a TV show where she taped in front of a live studio audience for 12 episodes. After working and studying in Hollywood for 14 years, she relocated to her home town of Dallas. Word quickly spread of her years of Improv training at the famed Groundlings in Hollywood. Deciding to start teaching Improv gave her great Joy and she created IMPROV DALLAS in 2012. She loves teaching everywhere from corporate events, to private lessons and her group classes for actors. She REALLY loves leading the ID Comedy Troupe and Hosting the shows entertaining all audiences. You can see her professional TV and Film credits here:
Audiences LOVE this Broadway gal! Actress Lou Williford has worked onstage for many years in New York, LA, across the nation and in Europe. On Broadway Lou played Golde and Yente in "Fiddler on the Roof". Her many Off-Broadway credits include "Lips Together, Teeth Apart" and "Jack's Holiday". She has also worked extensively at the Dallas Theatre Center and Dallas Summer Musicals. Wishing you many Blessings!
Stuart Evan Glass
Lawyer by day, actor/writer by day, night and weekends. Having performed in college plays & law school skits, Stuart is now enjoying performing professionally with ID. In Fall 2015 he booked his first major role in an upcoming feature film. An avid cook and basketball player/coach he's a pretty fit guy. He's been a rock ‘n roll drummer, and has danced at the Kennedy Center and for European royalty.
I'm JD Davis, model/actor for the Campbell agency. Entrepreneur, philanthropist, improviser, poet, and part time superhero for hire. Pretty new to the acting world besides a few home movies and class projects. High flyer of Improv Dallas (and yes I do my own stunts). Honored and humbled to be a part of the troupe with so much real talent.
Paul Flannagan II
Paul Flanagan II is a fine arts graduate of Arlington's own UTA! After graduating ("IN THE YEAR 2000"...thank you Conan)...he put his acting chops to work and has been studying his craft ever since. From his first performance with Duncanville Community theater to his newest role in SAG film "The Pizza Joint" starring Robert Lasardo and others, he has been on his journey. He would like to thank Improv Dallas as one of the most integral pieces to his success. Paul would, with his best Obama impression say..."God bless you and God bless the United States of America"! Represented by A Plus Actors, Houston, TX.
Firefighter and Actor, full-time Fire Captain with over 33 years serving the citizens of Dallas, Texas. Steve boasts Commercial/Industrial/Print and Voice-over experience along with Film and T.V. credits. Performing with Improv Dallas has opened up an entirely new realm of possibilities while providing Steve with an opportunity to showcase his writing and directing talents.
Model/Actor from Dallas, Texas. Being a professional soccer player was the dream for the longest time, until an opportunity unfolded in front of him that would change that dream forever.
Brandon has modeled for numerous companies and has found himself in a handful of commercials along the way. He has joined Improv Dallas as a troupe member and performs live shows alongside acting coach Wendy Pennington. Brandon is young, driven, relentless, and says he wants nothing more than to show others that anyone can make it, no matter the circumstance.