Patrick McCartney | Peoples Improv Theater

Patrick McCartney

Patrick McCartney is an actor and Improviser. He got his start in Chicago in the late 1990’s where he studied with Del Close and Mick Napier. He spent two years in Chicago’s Second City Touring Company Blue Co where he toured the country with Ali Farahnakian, Amy Poehler and Tina Fey. His love of the theater kept him working steadily in plays outside of the world of improv. He was a member of Chicago’s Center Theater Ensemble and did plays at Stage Left, Steppenwolf and The Bailiwick. He moved to LA briefly where he studied with Ivana Chubbuck. In NYC he became a regular at ASSSSCAT and a teacher at the first UCB space. He was a member of Shira Piven’s Water Ensemble where he starred in Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Pilgrims” at the Tribeca Playhouse. He was an original member of the improv groups “Centralia” and “Beer. Shark. Mice” He’s done television and film including “Elf”, “Conan O’Brien”, “Wake Up, Ron Burgundy” and “Law and Order”. He has recently returned to the world of improv and has been teaching at the PIT. Patrick is a member of Centralia who perform Saturday nights at the PIT Loft.

Upcoming Shows
Grad Show | Level 5 | McCartney 11/3  Nov 3   6:00pm
Grad Show | September 15th | McCartney  Sep 15   5:30pm
Upcoming Classes
Level 4 Improv | 11/12 | Patrick McCartney  Nov 12 – Jan 14
Acting For Sketch And Scripted Comedy | Patrick McCartney | November 8  Nov 8 – Dec 27
Acting For Sketch And Scripted Comedy | September 26th | Patrick McCartney  Sep 26 – Nov 14
Level 5 Improv | September 13 | Patrick McCartney  Sep 13 – Nov 1
Level 4 Improv | Sep 10th | Patrick McCartney  Sep 10 – Oct 29
Acting For Sketch | July 25th | Patrick McCartney  Jul 25, 2018 – Sep 12, 2018
Level 4 Improv | 6/19 | Patrick McCartney  Jun 19, 2018 – Aug 7, 2018
Level 4: Improv | April 22 | Patrick McCartney  Apr 22, 2018 – Jun 10, 2018
Acting for Sketch and Scripted Comedy  May 23, 2018 – Jul 18, 2018