Jonny Svarzbein is a performer, host, writer and teacher who was born in El Paso, TX. After graduating from the University of Arizona with a degree in Music Education and as a member of the improv/sketch group Comedy Corner, Jonny began studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in NYC and LA where he has studied under Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts, Matt Besser and pretty much every teacher at UCBT-LA and is now himself a teacher at UCB. UCB credits include Teacher's Lounge, Copycat, Fuckable presents: Q&A, the Harold teams 8 Babies, Landlord and Mister Town City, the Maude team Bonafide, Tournament of Nerds (9-time champ), and hosting The Cagematch every Wednesday night. Jonny is also a member of the sketch group The Guys from The Internet, whose sketches have been featured on VH1, College Humor, San Francisco Sketchfest, Break.com, and Funny or Die. He also co-hosts Tuesday Night Thunder, the longest running indie improv show in LA.