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Founded in 2009 by improv veterans Karen Eichler and Andrew Spragge, Defiant Monkey Improv has provided workshops and training for such major organizations as Americorps, Moog, Kaleida Health, The Association for Talent Development (ATD), and MAHLE Behr Troy. They perform internationally and, through the Defiant Monkey School of Improv, provide workshops specifically designed to help improvisers and their groups take their improv to the next level.

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