Audio Improvisation is where the tech in the booth acts as fluidly and impulsively as the people on center stage creating soundtracks, sfx and lighting effects on the fly. Frank acts as emcee/announcer as well as providing vocal sound effects and music to enhance moods and inspire laughs, while lighting the stage to play off any sort of hilarious thing the talented cast throws out there. You can catch Frank in various shows around NYC at the People's Improv Theatre and touring with It's All Fun and Games out of Bridgeport CT.
Frank has been improvising for over 10 years and before he was in the booth crafting his special brand of Audio Improv at places like The National Comedy Theater and The PIT, he was center stage with the critically acclaimed Star Trek-themed long-form improv troupe Start Trekkin'.
Frank was also the Film Curator for The Tank theatre in Times Square from 2007-2011 and co-producer of Critical Hit a long-form game show centered around audiance praticipation in the format of Dungeons & Dragons.
With National Comedy Theatre he
reinvented the role of Mister Voice and
assistant managed for 6 yrs till their closing. He was also part of the aclaimed Plan B sketch comedy group at Upright Citizens Brigade NY.
Presently Frank is working on numerous shows each month. These are a few of them!
X Plus One
X Plus One is a live improvised Science Fiction radio show out of NYC. This talented cast keeps it stricktly 1940's and fully improvises a thrilling science fiction story. The magic happens once a month at The People's Improv Theatre in NYC.
Frank does the Sound effects folly, soundtrack, announcing and lights for this fantastic show.
Check out their FaceBook page
And listen to an episode on iTunes here.
Tracy vs. Tracy
You can also catch Frank at the PIT with Tracy Vs. Tracy with Tracy Mull and Langston Belton in a hilarious one woman show of split personality. Visit the PIT website for more information and follow these two amazing comedians in their other shows as well!
It's All Fun and Games
Also monthly see Frank capture the mood with critically aclaimed comedians for It's All Fun and Games in Bridgeport, CT at the beautiful Bijou Theater. The cast rotates and the fun never stops in this fully improvised dinner theater enviroment.
Check here for dates and times
Video : Take a look at this Start Trekkin' promotional video featuring Frank and the cast and the extensive rehersals they went through each week for the live improv shows.