New York improviser: Austin  Rye

Austin Rye

Austin is a member of the Monday night house team & Robin and is a regular sit-in for the Wednesday night 3 man team The Lunchmen at the PIT. He recently toured with The Second City aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines. While living in Chicago he performed at iO Theater on the Harold Team THE FUTURE and as a writer/performer in the weekly sketch show BIG NEWS. He was also a member of RECESS at the Playground Theater. Involved at UCB since Feb 2009, Austin has been in countless classes and Advance Study Performances. Additionally he has studied at The Annoyance Theater, The Second City Conservatory, Columbia College Chicago and has done numerous workshops. Austin is a proud member of the long running indie team CSO (Casual Sex Offenders). He studied Practical Aesthetics at the Atlantic Theater, where he teaches in the Young Performers Program. Fun Fact: He is a US Air Force veteran.