Natasha Rothwell began performing in the placenta but fine-tuned her skills at the University of Maryland where she was apart of the nationally recognized improv troupe, Erasable Inc. and recieved her BA in Theatre Performance. She was in the mainstage company of Washington Improv Theatre (WIT) from 2003 – 2008. During that time she served as the Director of Education; created/directed the resident WIT troupe Caveat; performed in the original cast of iMusical:The Improvised Musical; created and hosted a regional college Improv Jam.
Natasha has performed at improv festivals just about everywhere: DC Comedy Festival, Chicago Improv Festival, Del Close Improv Marathon, Toronto International Improv Festival, Charleston Comedy Festival, Philadelphia Improv Festival, Dirty South Improv Festival, Mid-Atlantic Improv Festival, and the Baltimore Improv Festival.
While in Washington, D.C. she performed at the Kennedy Center, Studio Theatre, Olney Theatre, and also served as a principal Teaching Artist/Performer for Arena Stage (Community Engagement). Before moving to New York, Natasha spent a year performing and teaching with Spontaeous Confusion, the mainstage cast at the Tokyo Comedy Store in Tokyo, Japan.
Natasha currently performs, writes and directs in New York City. You can catch her performing with Oh Boy!, Hodapp and Rothwell, Stoley and Rothwell, Seersucker, The Scene, The Story Pirates, and Naked Angels Radio.