Upcoming Workshops

The Quest: Chicago Edition at Past Forward

This will be a special edition of the Quest, created especially for Past Forward: A Conference of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Experience the urban environment in a completely new way in this pioneering, experiential urban discovery experience. The Quest, Chicago Edition will introduce participants to improvisation and storytelling as means of exploring, finding meaning in, connecting to, and understanding the urban landscape.

To learn more, or to register for the workshop visit the conference website.

Past Workshops

Information on some of our past workshops can be found below.

Zurich Edition

January 21:
Quest Workshop

January 22:
Storytelling Workshop

Vienna Edition

January 24: Creative Workers Edition

January 26: Business Edition

Hollywood Edition

August 23, 2017

The Quest at the Applied Improvisation Network World Conference

Request a Quest

Live somewhere where no Quests are scheduled? Contact us to learn more about bringing a Quest to your city.

Be Social/Share Stories

Have a story, a poem, picture or performance to share? Let us know. In 2017, we will be adding your experiences to the the website.

About Us


ince being re-discovered in 2014, dozens of Quest workshops have been held in cities across the globe. In 2015, Quest workshops were held in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Chicago, Austin, Philadelphia, Dumaguete, Philippines and in Montreal at the Applied Improvisation Network Annual Conference, where the exercise was introduced to over forty practitioners of applied improvisation from around the world. In 2016, Quest workshops were held in Hong Kong, London, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Trondheim, Norway, Berlin, and Oxford, England as part of the AIN Annual Conference, and in Austin, Texas as part of SXSW Eco . Plans are underway for the second-annual World Wide Month in March of 2018 in honor of Del Close’s birthday (March 9, 2017).

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