MEGAN AND QUINN
Megan is a classically trained mezzo soprano, actor, and improviser. She performs regularly with Megan and Quinn, her musical troupe Rook, and on scripted and operatic stages in the Austin area. Some of her improvised theatre credits include: The Fool's Well (Institution Theater), Boy, Howdy! (Hideout Theatre), Nothing and Everything: Improvised Anton Chekhov Plays (Long Center / Hideout Theatre), Happily Ever After: Improvised Musicals Inspired by Disney Classics (Hideout Theatre), and Buzz Band (Institution Theater). She holds a Master of Music in voice performance from the University of North Texas and a Bachelor of Music in voice performance from Oklahoma City University. She has sung in recitals, concerts, and operas in both the US and Europe.
Quinn has been improvising since 2009 and teaching since 2011 in Austin, Texas. Outside of Megan and Quinn, he regularly performs with Austin/Austin and in the Hideout Theatre's premier show The Big Bash. Some of his improvised theatre credits include: Peter Pan and the Great Unknown (Hideout Theatre), Austin Secrets, (Hideout Theatre), and The Professor: Improv Inspired by Doctor Who (Salvage Vanguard Theatre / Institution Theater). He's also a veteran of the Hideout Theatre's insane 46 Hour Improv Marathon. He's performed in over 20 improv and sketch festivals from Canada to New York to Hawaii and more. Quinn is currently a member of the Hideout Theatre faculty and has taught workshops both locally and around the world from Japan to London.
Apart they are good, but together they are fantastic. Megan and Quinn bring worlds to life through mischief, strong characters, and dynamic world building. Together they will delight your senses and give you a glimpse into what it's like to date your improv partner. You never know what will happen, but it better be good or someone may be sleeping on the couch!