Bad Name Improv

Hayley Robateau and Christina Muehlberger are Bad Name Improv. Christina and Hayley pride themselves on having good chemistry (aww), diverse character work (wow) and a fast-paced set (whee). They guarantee laughs and emotional investment in their improvised scenes – but beyond that, who knows what could happen?

About the ARtists

Hayley Robateau, Improviser (she/her)

Hayley Robateau​ has been performing improvised comedy and theatre for more than a decade, in various cities across Canada. Hayley performs with A Little Awkward and Bad Name Improv. She has past guest appearances with Crush Improv, Grimprov and Outtake Improv. As a teenager, she trained with and performed in the Canadian Improv Games. She also went on to produce the Ottawa tournament of the Canadian Improv Games, and has trained youth in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Guelph and Moncton in this format. By day she works for a local charity and takes care of her dozens of plants.

Christina Muehlberger, Improviser (she/her)

Christina Muehlberger​ started improv in 2015, taking an Intro to Improv class at the Ottawa Acting Company. Christina has taken several classes and workshops in Ottawa, and also trained at the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York City. She performs with A Little Awkward and Bad Name Improv. Christina started doing stand-up comedy in late 2017 and has brought her awkwardness and storytelling style to shows all over Ottawa, including opening for Tom Green. She is also the co-host of the comedy podcast Scene Partners.