Empathy with Jonathan Pitts
Jonathan Pitts is an award-winning international theatre artist from Chicago.
He’s a creator, director, improviser, performer, producer, and teacher. He co-founded the Chicago Improv Festival and produced it for 20 years.
Today he sits down with Ben Hirsch and Jim Karwisch to talk about Empathy.
He also created and produced the College Improv Tournament for 10 years, and created and produced the Chicago Podcast Festival for the last 2 years.
He taught improv at The Second City for 16 years and he’s a contributing writer to The Second City’s book on improvisation.
For 3 consecutive years he was selected by New City magazine as one of “Chicago’s Top 50 Theatre Players”. He’s performed in over 1,200 improvised shows.