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Amanda Xeller



Amanda Xeller hails originally from Houston, Texas where she lived across the street from an alligator infested bayou and a short 10 minute bike ride away from the legendary space cows of NASA. She holds a BA in Theatre from Fairfield University and is an alumna of the National Theater Institute. Her senior year she received The Award for Outstanding Service to the Theater Arts Program for her achievements and pursuits in improv.

Amanda has studied improv at the Magnet, UCB, Fairfield U., and independently since 2007. She has been writing sketch since 2013. She currently performs weekly on Megawatt with Magic Dad and tri-weekly with Magnet House Sketch Team Baby Shoes (Montreal Sketchfest, Big-Little Comedy Fest, Boston Comedy Arts Festival). She is part of all female improv team Mama Like, half of the duo Amanda y Jenice, half of the duo XS, and performs solo characters frequently around the city.

In 2012 she created and now continues to develop Improv Archive, an online improv database:

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