Photo by Michelle Weidner

Photo by Michelle Weidner

Kelly Ryan is a twenty-three year old comedian who performs stand-up, improvisational and sketch comedy. Starting off at the age of seventeen, Kelly took classes and performed at Caroline's in New York City and began her career as a comedian. In college she was a member of the improv troupe, Senseless Acts of Comedy for three and a half years. She also taught the beginner's improv class, Loose Ends, all seven semesters. During her time at school, Kelly opened for SNL's Vanessa Bayer, SNL's Aidy Bryant, The Office's BJ Novak, and Parks and Recreation's Retta. 

Since moving to LA at the end of May, she has already done several shows including performances at The Comedy Store and The Viper Room.