Nick Medina

Coach & Improv Extraordinaire

Nick Medina is a performer, director, and educator with two decades of experience onstage. In the SF Bay Area, he was a company member with Shotgun Players and We Players, highlights include the West Coast Premiere of the 12 hour Coast of Utopia, and Hamlet Roulette in which he played all characters at random. In Oregon, he has worked with Teatro Milagro, Penguin Productions, and Experience Theater Project. He trained his Improv skills at Curious Comedy Theater, and is now a regular performer and teacher. In addition to Improv, he teaches acting and directs plays in Elementary, Middle, and High Schools throughout Portland. Nick focuses on camaraderie and laughter, treating all of his students as intelligent, emotional artists capable of extraordinary growth in short periods of time. In his free time, he loves cooking, running a DND group, and laughing any time he can!