Adal Rifai is The Playground's Incubator Program Director. Adal has been improvising in Chicago since 2007. He performs at The Playground Theater with MORT, at iO with the house team Revolver, in the weekly show Whirled News Tonight (iO) and around the U.S. with Pudding-Thank-You and BagCat. Past iO credits include Swim Buddies, Our Feature Presentation: The Improvised Movie, Radical Concept and Hunter Family Crest. He has performed at Second City as a member of Twisty, HouseCo. and SketchCo. Along with performing, Adal also coaches and teaches at iO and around Chicago, runs the coaching program at iO, directs the Incubator and coaching program at the Playground Theater and has taught and performed improv all over the U.S. He is also the voice of Chunt the shapeshifter on the podcast Hello From the Magic Tavern.