Jodi Skeris http://www.jodiskeris.com quirky, spunky, full of moxie Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:16:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.2 39973374 Demo Reel http://www.jodiskeris.com/demo/ Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:54:37 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=56
Check out Jodi! This reel contains few quick scenes so you can see Jodi Skeris’s type, style, and what her vibe is all about. She’s been described as a Tracey Ullman / Gilda Radner type. Watch the reel, have some thoughts, give us a call. It’ll be a good time for everybody.

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Character Reel http://www.jodiskeris.com/hello-world/ Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:53:14 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=1 Jodi performs several characters for your viewing pleasure.

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Jodi in a Weed Factory? http://www.jodiskeris.com/jodi-in-a-weed-factory/ Tue, 18 Jul 2017 22:09:23 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=2133 It’s strange, but TRUE! I was recently cast in a successful run of the live musical satire, Willy Wonka and the Weed Factory. Inspired by the Roald Dahl classic, Willy Wonka and the Weed Factory is a heartfelt comedy about five “Golden Spliffin” winners and their invite by a hemp enthusiast to come explore his weed factory and all that cannabis as to offer.
Also Spliffin, a company that produces cannabis vape pens, loved us SO MUCH that they decided to sponsor our entire show! We also got write ups in High TimesThe Weed Blog, and Kindland with sold out shows!
I had fun of playing 2 roles, both the OLD WOMAN and a HEMPA LEMPA. My OLD WOMAN character held the narration of the entire project, and was reviewed as having a “poignant performance” by the South Pasadenan.


Since the show has done so well, Spliffin wants to sponsor us for a Nationwide tour!
I’d love to keep you posted when this happens, and when we have our next run in the Hollywood area.

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A bunch of comedy Videos http://www.jodiskeris.com/fish-behaviorist-video-parody/ Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:51:26 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=1586

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Wilton Sketch Comedy Videos http://www.jodiskeris.com/wilton-sketch-comedy-videos/ Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:44:32 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=2117 Here are a bunch of videos from iO West House Sketch team WILTON featuring Jodi Skeris.
Watch more Wilton Sketch Comedy Videos HERE.

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Jodi Skeris’s Comedy Experience http://www.jodiskeris.com/jodi-skeris-comedy-experience/ Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:35:31 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=2110
Jodi has been performing sketch and improv comedy for over a decade. You can find her very long list of teachers she’s worked with and teams she’s performed on here. She coaches/directs improv and sketch teams around LA and performs regularly around town. All of her shows are listed here.

Jodi also has a number of videos online for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy!

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Jodi Skeris knows ASL http://www.jodiskeris.com/jodi-skeris-knows-asl/ Fri, 15 Jan 2016 19:17:50 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=2018 js_featured-3Jodi Skeris is a recent graduate from the Interpreter program at Pierce College. She learned ASL while attaining her undergraduate degree at the University of Minnesota. Jodi works and volunteers as an interpreter in the Los Angeles area.

In her efforts to spread awareness about Deaf Culture and Deaf Talent, she has produced a show feature Deaf Talent at the UCB Inner Sanctum with comedian CJ Jones.

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Jodi Skeris writes http://www.jodiskeris.com/jodi-skeris-writes/ Thu, 14 Jan 2016 19:13:48 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=2016 Jodi Skeris has a plethora of material that she has written. She’s written and performed 2 one-person shows on the Upright Citizens Brigade stages as well as written for iO West House sketch teams for the last few years. Jodi also has a pilot, a few webseries, and several pitch ideas. If you’re ever interested in seeing her latest work, feel free to reach out to her manager through the contact page.

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Learn American Sign Language (ASL) http://www.jodiskeris.com/learn-american-sign-language-asl/ Thu, 14 Jan 2016 03:32:01 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=1976 http://www.nancyrourke.com/aslzone.htmI’m glad you want to learn American Sign Language (ASL). It’s an important language of America and more people should know how to sign. Yes, I can tutor you but I’d prefer it if you were tutored by someone who is deaf or hard of hearing (HoH) instead. All of my teachers from the University of Minnesota were deaf, and who better to teach ASL than native signers. If all of the L.A. deaf/HoH tutors are taken, sure, come to me. But seriously, check out:

Lauren Maucere
Kailyn Aaron-Lozano
(I will update as I find more people)

If you want to get some basic tools started, check out these websites:
Dr Byron Bridges
ASL Nook
Lifeprint
ASL Pro
Signing Savvy
ASLized
Rochelle Barlow

Schools in the Los Angeles area that offer ASL classes:
Pierce College
CSUN
Glendale College
Mt. San Antonio College

GLAD also teaches an affordable 10-week ASL classes for $60. That class and other events are on THIS PAGE.

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Sketch Comedy with Jodi http://www.jodiskeris.com/sketch-comedy-with-jodi/ Tue, 12 Jan 2016 03:22:37 +0000 http://www.jodiskeris.com/?p=1989 11751400_10106995049641264_6028947598589072431_n


Jodi Skeris loves performing characters and sketch comedy. You can catch her every 3rd Sunday with her iO West House Sketch team Wilton in the DCT for FREE. She also performs characters around the city at various venues such as UCB Inner Sanctum and The Clubhouse.

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