✈ JET CITY IMPROV ENSEMBLEOriginally from Cape Cod, MA, Jet City Improv Artistic Director Christopher A. Dewar ventured to the Pacific Northwest to study Theatre Arts and Comparative Sociology at the University of Puget Sound. Dewar began performing with Jet City Improv the summer of 2007 and became a JCI ensemble member in June 2008. He has appeared on stage in a myriad of JCI Presents shows including Reunion Tour and Funbucket. In addition to performing with Jet City Improv, Dewar directed Good Morning Campers in 2015 and was the Artistic Consultant on The Nightmare Society. For more than a decade Dewar also wrote, directed and performed with Seattle's own sketch comedy juggernaut, Ubiquitous They.
From 2009-2011, Dewar served as the Jet City Improv Education Director, and over the years has taught countless sessions of Improv 101 as well as corporate trainings for clients such as Virginia Mason, Microsoft and Amazon. Additionally, Dewar has worked as a teaching artist for the Seattle Children's Theatre, Seattle Repertory Theatre and Youth Theatre Northwest, and is a graduate of the inaugural Teaching Artist Training Lab. Before rejoining the JCI staff in 2017, Dewar was the Education Outreach and Faculty Development Manager at the Seattle Children’s Theatre.
Outside of JCI, Dewar can be found playing guitar in his rock band Hollow Bodies, building Legos, and rooting for his beloved New England sports teams.
Joined Jet City Improv
Jet City Improv Presents Appearances
Go Tigers! (2010)
Funbucket (2009, 2010)
Lease: Seattle's Own Rock Opera (2008)
Reunion Tour (2007)