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Tracy Burns

San Rafael, CA
Tracy Burns has been teaching and performing internationally for over 30 years. She has taught acting, performance analysis, and improv at many animation studios, gaming companies and production houses including Pixar, DreamWorks, Laika, Blue Sky Animation, The Sims, Cinesite, and The Third Floor. She is the Acting for Animators instructor at California College of the Arts.

She was named one of the top improv instructors in Los Angeles by Backstage magazine and was a founding member and co-artistic director of London Theatresports. She was a core member and instructor for the award-winning improv group Impro Theatre in L.A. She has also taught and performed with many other groups such as Second City, BATS (S.F.), The Comedy Store Players (London), Unexpected Productions (Seattle), The Brody (Portland), Drama Light (Germany), Op Sterk Water (Holland) and Vancouver TheatreSports (Canada).

Tracy is the voice of Karen on Facebook’s Rival Speak, the companion show to their game Rival Peak. She’s also the voice of Jan “The Van” Jandevan on the Netflix show, Go! Go! Cory Carson. Her television credits are from shows your mom enjoyed in the early 2000’s.

My Artists Sessions

Friday, June 4

1:00pm PDT

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