Set up in 2015 by Gabe Mercado and the members of the pioneering improv group SPIT, Third World Improv aims to produce improv practitioners who are authentic, innovative, culturally and socially relevant, and a lot of fun. Our instructors are all members of SPIT and have between nine and thirteen years of experience performing improvisation, highlighted by representing the Philippines at the Manila, Hong Kong, Beijing, Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, and Amsterdam Improv Festivals. They have also learned from some of the best teachers in improv including Paul Sills, Jason Chin. Armando Diaz. Mark Sutton, Shaun Landry, Ed Reggi, The Second City, Treehouse, Magnet Theater, and many more.