How Improv Taught Me To Be A Better Person

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I decided to take my first improv class about three years ago. When I began, I thought it was fun, but I made the same mistake so many other first-timers make: I thought it should be about me.

I believed that every scene I was in was a vehicle to showcase my own cleverness. Whenever my scene partner was talking, I was panicking within my own brain, trying desperately to think of what to say…