Instructor Bios

Instructor Bios

Jeff Kinsler:

 

Jeff has over 30 years of experience as a professional in the Performing Arts.  He has appeared in film and television...and in numerous radio and TV commercials.  He has been an on-air radio personality for several New York stations.  Jeff has done live theatre and has also toured at clubs and colleges (U.S. and Canada) as a stand-up comedian.  He has received formal training in improv comedy at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Magnet Theatre (musical improv), The P.I.T. (People’s Improv Theater), and The Annoyance Theatre...and has performed at the UCBT (Chelsea) in New York City.  In the late 1990’s, Jeff founded the Central New York School for the Performing Arts.  Since then, he has taught thousands of people Improv, Stand-Up, Acting, and Public Speaking...and has presented workshops in the U.S. and Europe.  In 2009, Jeff opened the Salt City Improv Theatre (which closed in 2020, due to the pandemic.)