Órla Mc Govern is the Artistic Director of The Spontaneous Theatre People & The Sky Babies, Galway, and an Artistic Director for Improv Fest Ireland. As a performer, she lived, trained and worked extensively in the US for many years and was an original member of the improv groups Seattle goga, Seattle Neutrino Project, and Spolin Players Seattle. She also had the pleasure of performing with Edge Bainbridge, Jet City Improv, Unexpected Productions, and many others in the US. As a workshop facilitator, Órla is equally passionate about her work. She has facilitated numerous workshops for corporate, artistic, and individual clients around the world, and is skilled at tailoring each session to suit their needs. Some festival appearances include: Dublin, Ireland; Tampere, Finland; Gothenburg, Sweden; Bucharest, Romania; Barcelona, Spain, and Strasbourg, France. Órla continues to teach and perform globally, including with her troupe The Sky Babies and with Moth & Butterfly (an innovative storytelling/improv project). She is a professional actor for stage/tv/film & radio, as well as a playwright, storyteller and voice-over artist. She also has an alter ego who has her own career entirely!