About Jacqueline Kabat:
Jacqueline Kabat recently moved to a 3 acre ranch in Aromas on the stunning Central Coast of California after 17 years in New York City and Brooklyn.
She has been involved in all aspects of stand-up comedy, comedy improvisation, and sketch writing since 1997. She has studied, written for and performed with Second City's Ann Bowen and studied with Saturday Night Live's Amy Poehler while with the Upright Citizens Brigades. She worked with Sex in the City's Mario Cantone while warming up studio audiences at ABC Studios.
Jacqueline has MC'd and done stand-up comedy at popular New York clubs like Gotham Comedy Club and Caroline's on Broadway. She performed with New York-based improv troupe, Rash Behaviour, whose sketches received honorable mentions at the New York Independent Film Festival and can be seen on the Independent Film Channel. Jacqueline has also written for Time Out New York and was featured in Body and Soul Magazine's October 2007 issue in an article about the healing power of comedy improvisation.
She teaches comedy improv at Fortune 500 corporations, medical centers, human potential centers, and high-end destinations spas around the country and Mexico. She has MC'd corporate events and has done comedy improv team building workshops with companies such as Bank of America, Procter & Gamble, Macy's, Southwest Airlines, eBay, and McGraw Hill. Jacqueline has also worked with guests and clients at MD Anderson Cancer Research Center in Houston, the Deepak Chopra Center, The Esalen Institute, Lake Austin Spa & Resort, The Shambhala Mountain Center, Mount Madonna Center, Cal-a-Vie, and the Omega Institute.
She works with children at schools, camps, and other youth programs and teaches them comedy improv as a healing tool to combat the bullying epidemic. She also does one on one sessions over the phone, on Skype, or at her ranch to show people how to use comedy improv tools to get them back into the authentic flow of their lives.
Currently she is offering comedy improv workshops at her ranch and sharing this little piece of heaven with other artists, teachers, and corporations who want to offer workshops and have a place to collaborate with the philosophers, the visionaries, the artists, and anyone who wants to improve the human condition. Jacqueline's passion is building and being part of creative, compassionate, and conscious communities.
Her philosophy is: Creativity + Nature + A Supportive Authentic Community = Magic.