Doug Morency

Doug Morency

Doug Morency is a multiple award-winning actor and improviser. He has over 30 years of professional experience as an improviser. He is an alumnus of The Second City Toronto, where he wrote and performed in 7 Main Stage revues. He went on to direct 2 shows for the Main Stage after directing the National Touring Company for 2 years. Doug taught on the faculty at The Second City Toronto Training Center for over 10 years. Since moving to Los Angeles in 2010, he has been on the faculty at The Second City Hollywood.

Doug is a proud SAG-AFTRA member. Selected credits include: Anger Management, Criminal Minds, The Big Bang Theory, The Middle, The Odd Couple, Mike & Molly and MOM. He has multiple appearances on both Jimmy Kimmel Live and Conan. He enjoyed a recurring role on Canada’s own Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Doug Morency is one half of The Williamson Playboys, the world’s oldest father and son Cajun music duo. With the Playboys he has appeared on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, CBC television and at The Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal.

Doug is a multiple Canadian Comedy Award winner including 2 for ‘Best Male Improviser’. He is a member of the improv troupe, ‘The EH Team’ which recently won ‘Best of the Fest’ at the LA Comedy Festival.

Doug is the co-owner of Connect Studios LA, which specializes in acting and improv classes to professional actors in Los Angeles.

Improv for the Actor: Character Development (Premium Workshop)

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Drawing upon the groundbreaking work of The Second City and the many legendary performers who have played on its stages, the largest school of improvisation and sketch comedy in the world will teach you how to use and incorporate improv with your character work. Taught by Nancy Hayden and Doug Morency, solid character work is […]

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Improv for the Actor: Relationship Work in Improv (Premium Workshop)

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Drawing upon the groundbreaking work of The Second City and the many legendary performers who have played on its stages, the pioneers of improvisation and sketch comedy will provide an intro to the one and only Second City’s style of improv. Relationship Work in Improv taught by Doug Morency. Discovering relationship within scene work will […]

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Intro to The Second City Approach to Improv (Premium Workshop)

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Drawing upon the groundbreaking work of The Second City and the many legendary performers who have played on its stages, the pioneers of improvisation and sketch comedy will provide an intro to the one and only Second City’s style of improv. Taught by Nancy Hayden and Doug Morency In this workshop you’ll learn the building […]

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