Vancouver International Improv Festival

October 9-13, 2018

International Ensemble

Vancouver Ensemble

Kirsten Rasmussen – Director


Kirsten Rasmussen

Kirsten is comedian hailing from small town Saskatchewan. She was nominated for Best Female Improviser at Canadian Comedy Awards 2014.  Prior to joining the mainstage ensemble, she performed in The Second City’s Holidazed and Confused and toured with Second City aboard the Norwegian Cruise Lines. Kirsten is also a teacher at the Second City Training Centre, a teacher and director at Bad Dog Theatre, and a freelancing coach. Kirsten is in a duo called K$M with the immensely talented Matt Folliot. She has toured improv, sketch and her solo shows all across Canada, the United States, Germany and Australia.  She’s a founder of the Montreal Improv Theatre in Montreal, Quebec and is an alumni of Rapid Fire Theatre and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting program, both in Edmonton, Alberta.

Kirsten is directing the BRAVO Ensemble.