As a teacher of improvisation, Stephen has taught general courses across the country and around the world, specializing in The Space Object and Character work. He has taught workshops in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Francisco, Seattle, Austin, Minneapolis, Chicago, New York, Palm Beach, Amsterdam, Helsinki, Wurzburg, Oslo and Dubai.
In collaboration with Impro Theatre’s Dan O’Connor, Jo McGinley and director Mark Dindal, Stephen has trained writers and storyboard artists at Disney and DreamWorks Animation; as well as the performers of Cirque du Soleil to improve their idea generation and collaborative ensemble skills.
Stephen also coaches executive teams on developing corporate cultures that foster creative and collaborative management practices.
Stephen's other corporate clients include Apple, Cisco, Diligent, HP, AT&T, Salesforce, Red Bull, Kaiser Permanente, Vail Resorts Worldwide, Price Waterhouse Cooper, Pardot, Key Events, Villa Maria Winery, 21C Museum Hotels, Young Presidents Org., Accenture, SpeakEasy, Western Athletic Clubs, CalTech, Stanford University and The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association.