Dan Starkey is an actor appearing in television series such as Doctor Who, inside No.9 and Class Dismissed on CBBC. He’s performed with many improv groups and done improv marathons.
I’m a massive Doctor Who fan, and seeing Dan improvise some online shorts for Doctor Who, a big TV production, made want to delve into how that came about and find out more about Dan’s work.
- improv, Keith Johnstone
- Spontaneity shop, Tom Salinsky, Debra Francis-White
- Bristol Old Vic
- Be generous to your audience and don’t stare at the floor
- Start the scene with silence, creating character
- Getting a reaction – Improvised comedy and Christmas carols
- On the set of Doctor Who, Sleep no More, Bethany Black and Mark Gatiss.
- David Tennant, Peter Capaldi and Russell T. Davis ..and me.
- London improvathon, Lord of thrones
- Liverpool improvathon, Impropriety
- Die Nasty Theatre, Soap-a-thon
- How long can we sustain being present?
- Buskin the magic cobbler
- Class Dismissed.
- Attribution of improvised lines in a scripted piece
- Big Finish Audio