ROB ASARO, WORKSHOP INSTRUCTOR
Rob Asaro is a comedian, actor, and writer in New York. He is the founder of the nationally-recognized comedy troupe Chocolate Cake City, where he served as a performer, director and head writer.
Asaro has performed and headlined as a stand-up at Caroline's, Upright Citizen's Brigade Theater, and Comix. His stage work has been selected for festivals in Montreal, Boston, Chicago & Philadelphia, and he is also a member of the popular longform improv team "The Internet.”
In addition to several short films and sketches, Asaro has produced, starred in, and written multiple web series, including Yellow Brick Hell, recommended by splitsider.com for its ”pessimism, passion, and patience,” and Serious Business, featuring actor Jim Belushi.