We are using the arts of improvisation, group facilitation, and skillful communication to open a constructive dialogue between doctors, patients, and health care advocates. What we all want is greater understanding that accelerates healing and increases the effectiveness of care delivery.
"The performance set the intention for the SIMPLE conference. This is how every conference should start.”
Alisha Nicole Parada, MD
Jason’s biography combined with his background as a leader, administrator and as an actor meet with the cares and concerns of service professionals and their clients.
The Improv Medicine Show
Becky Ciletti has been improvising since birth when she was a baby. She studied with the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York City then started doing stand-up comedy. She is a writer and photographer who strives to capture the funny side of life.
Improv actor and former hospice chaplain. She works with people on their stress and overwhelm through teaching improv, yoga, meditation and nutrition coaching. After working long hours in intense healthcare settings, Hollie's health crashed a few years ago and she dealt with Chronic Fatigue for about a year and a half before fully covering. She likes to say that improv is her religion, and that it helped her heal and de-stress her life after taking things too seriously for too long.
Devon Hoffman has been performing improv since high school and loves being silly onstage. He is also working on an alternative reality game in Abiquiu, called the Eyes of Time, and a theater of the oppressed troupe at Moving Arts Española.