Jason Flamm
Writer & Content Creator / Soft Skills Coach
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I create stuff.

I create stuff.

 
 

It was a random Tuesday when I found an improv comedy class being offered to anyone who wanted to come. The ultra-risky live storytelling nature of it is why I immediately fell in love. It also changed my life completely.

An improv workshop in 2011 with David Koechner (Anchorman, The Office). He told me to cut my hair, so I did. I also lost 100 pounds. That’s me in the blue shirt and goatee… -shudders-

An improv workshop in 2011 with David Koechner (Anchorman, The Office). He told me to cut my hair, so I did. I also lost 100 pounds. That’s me in the blue shirt and goatee… -shudders-

Since 2011, I’ve performed, written, directed and/or produced comedy with four different improv teams, two sketch troupes, over a combined 150 shows, that includes over 400 sketches in front of thousands of people.

Sketchpad Comedy performs at a Thaxton Speakeasy charity event in 2016.

Sketchpad Comedy performs at a Thaxton Speakeasy charity event in 2016.

In 2014, I created an organization called Sketchpad® Comedy that teaches people how to write and perform sketch comedy. We’ve had people from all walks of life and from age 17 to 76 participate in one of our monthly shows.

I also created and co-produced a sketch comedy podcast, Welcome Thru Effingham, that’s been downloaded and listened to over 30,000 times.

Not pictured: the other amazing voice actors and performers who help me on this project and my co-producer Adam Frick who does the actual hard part of editing us idiots.

Not pictured: the other amazing voice actors and performers who help me on this project and my co-producer Adam Frick who does the actual hard part of editing us idiots.

Besides comedy, I also enjoy speaking gigs–most recently I told a very intimate life story on Season 7 of Campfire. In less intimate settings, I’ve spoken on social media best practices and I teach improv and sketch workshops around Missouri.

Season 7 of Campfire. Topic “Do we choose responsibility?”

Season 7 of Campfire. Topic “Do we choose responsibility?”

Since 2017, I have directed and produced a team in the 48 hour film project-St. Louis.

Office Requiem - 2017

Awards

  • Audience Favorite - GrouP A

  • best director

  • best ensemble cast

  • best use of prop (cheese grater)

  • best use of character (floor specialist)

Swiped - 2018

Awards

  • Audience Favorite - GrouP A

  • best original song

  • best use of character (Jane Cartwell, detective)

As you can tell, creating is my passion. Got an idea for something we could create together? Hit me up at jmflamm @ gmail dot com.