Apparently Improv is real acting, and getting better at the latter leads to getting better at the former. Visa versa as well, but I could care less for that. With that said, I've been attempting to beef up on my acting skills and turned to my greatest source of inspiration, youtube. Youtube, after many false starts, told me Uta Hagen was a hell of an acting teacher. With over 60 years of doing it and a couple Tony's to boot it makes sense. I was blown away by the hour lesson I watched of hers.
Here's Part 1 (of 10)