Aurora Boles (she/her) has been a performer and teacher at Reno Improv since the theater’s founding in 2015. She fell in love with improv in 2011 at her very first drop-in class and she helped found Reno Improv. She completed her early improv training with Empire Improv (now located in Bakersfield, CA), and has taken workshops from Colleen Doyle, Jason Shotts, Rachel Hamilton, David Razowsky, Betsaida LeBron, Mike Brown, Laura Hall, Chad Damiani, Made Up Theatre and Bird City Improv. Aurora has taught at Reno Improv since the theater’s founding and plays on Reno Improv’s Living Room performing team, Sensitive People. She previously served on Reno Improv’s Board and led the theater’s marketing and communications efforts. Aurora loves the wonderful sense of community and the endless moments of human connection that improv offers. She enjoys watching students learn to collaborate with one another artistically in real time as they discover their own comedic and dramatic voice.