Games for Creative Living

Spring 2023 Schedule

Tentative Weekly Outline  


VincePrep turned 15 in 2022

To celebrate, I am launching Games for Creative Living as a Zoom course to help develop skills for a changing world. 

This class will help you build the skills to  

Looking for an unforgettable online improv class to spark some joy, creativity and laughter in your life? 

Vince will be assisting Patricia Ryan Madson's winter 2023 course through Stanford Continuing Studies

Registration is open and a few spaces remain. 

Course Summary

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“Improv can give us confidence and wings to fly. Come and learn to play games that provide laughter and new ways of seeing the world. I have known Vince Ricci for over 30 years. He is one of the top teachers of this work/play. I recommend his workshop.”  – Patricia Ryan Madson, Improv Wisdom author and founder, Stanford Improvisors

"Success now belongs to people who can improvise. No one I know can show us how to do it better than Vince Ricci." Bryant Welch, J.D., Ph.D., author of State of Confusion: Political Manipulation and the Assault on the American Mind, St. Martin's Press, 2008, 2018.


A graduate of Stanford (B.A. 92) and NYU (M.A. 01), Vince is a lifelong educator, long-time improviser, cross-cultural communications trainer, and leadership coach. While at Stanford, Vince served as the founding Education Director of The Stanford Improvisors under the guidance of Patricia Ryan Madson. In January 2023, he will serve as her T.A. for her Stanford Continuing Studies course. An Oakland, CA native, Vince has been living in Tokyo, Japan, since 2002. He is married to a Japanese national and has a 17-year-old son. 

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"Genius is nothing more nor less than childhood recovered at will." – Baudelaire