Heather Urquhart trained in Physical Theatre but after graduation started her lifelong affair with improv joining Kepow Theatre with Kevin Tomlinson in 2004, has been with the Maydays since 2006 and is a performer with the award winning Showstopper! The Improvised Musical.
She has co-written a book on the subject of musical improv called ‘Sing it!’ and has a series of associated podcasts. Heather is winner of Foghorn’s UK Improv Smackdown 2013 and 2015, winner of The Latest Brighton Festival and Fringe awards Best female performer 2013 and the Argus Angel Award for artistic excellence (for The Opinion Makers), 2014 She compliments her improv career with acting, sketch comedy and singing. She has been a performer with Brighton’s satirical comedy sketch company The Treason Show since 2007, as well as a sometimes singer with the mercury music prize nominated Electric Soft Parade.