Jim Robinson is an improviser, performer, writer, and producer. As an alumnus of the Brave New Workshop in Minneapolis, Minnesota and of the Disney Cruise Line’s Off-Beat Comedy Club, Jim has been writing and performing sketch comedy for over 20 years. He is also co-founder of Table Salt Productions, a company dedicated to bringing original works to the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minnesota. Jim is also a founding member of The Theater of Public Policy, a troupe whose mission is to illuminate policy and political issues using improvisation and music.
When not on stage, Jim teaches his course Improvisation and Mental Health at St. Catherine University and the University of St. Thomas and gives workshops on the improvisational mindset at the Guthrie Theater and the University of Minnesota’s College of Continuing Education. He has a Masters in English from Tulane University and a Doctorate in Counseling from the University of Southern California. Jim hails from Riverside, California.