Jean Villepique is a New Jersey-born Chicago-style improviser. She studied with Del Close at iO and wrote and performed in five reviews for The Second City in Chicago. She is currently a regular performer at the UCB Franklin in Soundtrack Friday nights in Los Angeles.
Jean has worked on such shows as The Office, 30 Rock, Modern Family, Up All Night, Playing House, The Comedians and Workaholics and has written several solo shows which she performed at the UCB, including: Who Cares? Christmas is Ruined, and This Is A Show, Sorry!
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Synchronicity is in the air ya’ll! Our guest, the master improviser JEAN VILLEPIQUE is chock full of beauty, comedy chops, and the most delightful energy which made this an incredibly fun episode! We start with farts and end with murder dreams and…Listen