Vancouver International Improv Festival

October 11-14, 2017

International Ensemble

Vancouver Ensemble

Kaisa Kokko

Finland

Kaisa

Kaisa Kokko, an improviser, instructor and communication skills teacher, has learned, performed and taught improvised theater for more than 12 years and has more than 20 years of experience in scripted theatre. She has had the pleasure of teaching and performing improv in the United States, Peru, Costa Rica and all over Europe. Kaisa is the co-founder of Finlands first Finnish Improv Training Center ImproKampus and the co-artistic director of two theaters, JOO! and KujeImpro. Kaisa has taught improv for kids, teenagers and adults from different fields of life. She also does a lot work in the field of applied improvisation and communication skills.

Kaisa specializes in deep and meaningful connections, relationship based grounded scene work and musical improvisation. Kaisa has studied at the iO Chicago, Unexpected Productiosn in Seattle and under many great improv teachers all over the world. Kaisa firmly believes in the strengthening power of improv and is thrilled to be part of something that will – little by little – change the world!