Eric Hunicutt has been performing scripted and improvised theatre continuously since he was 15 years old: everything from Shakespeare at Lincoln Center to sketch comedy in dive bars, with hundreds of improv shows in between. Eric has studied and performed with the Improv Olympic (iO) Theaters in Chicago and L.A., The Second City in Chicago and L.A., Comedy Sportz, Steppenwolf Classes West, and is a proud alum of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Eric is an L.A. based actor and director in film, TV, and live theatre. He performs weekly at the iO West Theater in Hollywood, as well as touring nationally with the acclaimed Chicago-based ensemble The Reckoning. Recent directing credits include productions at Katselas Theatre Company, The Comedy Central Stage, iO West, Piccolo Spoleto Festival, The Second City (LA & Chicago),The Upright Citizens’ Brigade Theaters (NYC & LA), and the University of California San Diego. In addition to the Art of Acting Studio, Eric currently teaches at Steppenwolf Classes West, Warner Loughlin Studios, iO West, California State University’s Summer Arts intensive, and recently was a Guest Faculty member and Guest Director at UC San Diego.