Managable Management

Nate  May

Nate May

Bar Manager

Nate May hails from New Jersey and has been living in Portland, OR for the past seven years. He has been working in the service industry for 23 years, working every position known from a dishwasher and line cook, to a bartender and manager. His passion for food and beverage has been a life long journey which has honed his skills in the restaurant industry and as a food and beverage manager. A few of Nate's specialties include Vegan cuisine, Pizza and liquor infusions, as he takes pride in creating a balance of unique flavors. Aside from Nate May's experience in food and beverage, he has worked as a Massage Therapist, Flooring Specialist and woodworker. He has been performing Improv with Curious Comedy for the past three years(first with classes, and then with the house team and special projects). His hobbies include camping and hiking, dancing, woodworking, playing music, and getting together with his weekly D&D group.

Stacey Hallal

Stacey Hallal

Artistic Director

Stacey founded Curious in 2008 - establishing the organization as well as acquiring and building out the space. She has served as Artistic Director ever since. She also served as Board Chair from 2008-2013. Stacey works closely with the Board, its committees, the Managing Director and the staff to develop and implement the theater’s five year strategic plan. Artistically, she is responsible for working with the theater’s teachers, performers, producers and tech team to develop the artistic voice of the theater’s classes, shows and outreach programs to ensure fulfillment of our mission and artistic satisfaction for performers, students and our audience.

Tabitha Rotter

Tabitha Rotter

Bar Manager

Tabitha is an avid fan of comedy and a Food Servist by trade. After Many years of volunteering for Bridgetown comedy festival she finally volunteered at All Jane in 2016. Then she kinda fell in love with the place and now she works here. It's all pretty romantic really...

Administrative Administration

Productive Production

Dan Humke

Dan Humke

Technical Director

Dan began performing with the Sonoma State University Comedy Improv Club in 2008, becoming the primary club instructor and producer in 2011. After moving to Portland in 2014, he joined Curious Comedy Theater as a Technical Assistant, as well as attending the Curious Comedy Training Center. Dan runs lights and sound for most Curious shows in addition to performing with Crater.

Luke Zwanziger

Luke Zwanziger

Director of Video Production

Luke comes to Curious Comedy Theater as an award winning Director, Cinematographer, and Creative Writer. He has edited for Adobe, Apple, Jordan, and more. He is excited to bring his skills to Curious Comedy's video content development! He began improvising in 2004 with Hanover College's Evil Petting Zoo. He has studied under improvisers from across the country including UCBLA and Magnet Theater (NYC). He currently preforms with Timid Destroyer in Portland. He occasionally posts his personal comedic projects live under the Luketopia Comedy banner which includes video sketch and the podcasts "Luketopia" and "Luketalkia." He is most excited being a part of Curious Comedy's leading influence bringing up the next wave of comedy talent here in Portland and making use of our television studio to bring Curious Comedy to the masses!