Urban Improv

KIPPY DEWEY is the Executive Director of Urban Improv, and the Freelance Players, Inc. Kippy has taught and directed at the Charles Playhouse and the Next Movie Theatre. She has held artist residencies in schools throughout the metropolitan Boston area. Kippy is also the founding director of Creative Arts at Park, a multi-arts summer program for young people ages 8-15.

NARCISSA CAMPION, musician and arts administrator, is the Managing Director of Urban Improv. She is also a music director for the Freelance Players, Inc. and chairs the Music Department of Creative Arts at Park, a multi-arts summer program for young people. An accomplished composer and arranger, Narcissa has won two Massachusetts Arts Lottery grants for musical theater composition. Narcissa is a graduate of Wellesley College, where she was awarded the Lamb Prize for composition, and the Barrett Fellowship for the study of musical theater. She has composed more than 25 musicals for young people, and teaches piano privately.

FRANCIE KARLEN, Director of Strategy and Advancement

AMANDA MASSIE, Office Coordinator

MICHELLE ROSE, Grant Writer

JAMIE ULLRICH, Program Manager