Above, Liz Reuss of The Second City touring group points to members of the AHS drama program during an improv exercise. At left, Jasbir Singh Vazquez participates in a skit during the troupe’s performance Friday at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. Photo above by Liana Swarengin

Above, Liz Reuss of The Second City touring group points to members of the AHS drama program during an improv exercise. At left, Jasbir Singh Vazquez participates in a skit during the troupe’s performance Friday at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. Photo above by Liana Swarengin

Photo by Brienne Green

Photo by Brienne Green

By LIANA SWARENGIN

Daily Press Staff Writer

Friday afternoon, drama students at Artesia High School had a fun and unique workshop experience. Liz Reuss and Erin Lann of The Second City touring group attended both sixth- and seventh-period classes to teach students facets of improvisation and how to further their skills as actors.

The Second City group originated in Chicago and has had many famous faces on its stage throughout the years. They specialize in improvisation and sketch comedy. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.