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Amanda Xeller



Amanda Xeller is an improviser, writer, and performer. 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.

She has been an improviser since 2007, studying with over 30 instructors at Fairfield, The Magnet Theater, UCB and independently. She has been writing sketch since 2013 having studied under Armando Diaz and Beth Newell. She currently performs weekly on Megawatt Team Zeppelin as well as tri-weekly with Magnet House Sketch Team Baby Shoes. She's a part of all female improv team Mama Like, half of the duo Amanda y Jenice, and half of the duo XS.

In 2012 she created and now continues to develop Improv Archive, an online improv database of games, forms, warm-ups, and so much more. It’s constantly growing and she’s incredibly proud of it! YES! Check it out!:

Amanda hails originally from H-Town (Houston, Texas!) where she lived a short 10 minute bike ride away from the legendary space cows of NASA. She is an amateur gore master and baker of da cookies.

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