About: Players

Steve Waltien


Steve Waltien is a Shelburne, VT native and graduate of Middlebury College. Steve currently lives in New Jersey where he is a staff writer and performer for Jon Stewart's new HBO project. Steve is an alum of The Second City Mainstage in Chicago where he also wrote and performed many shows at the iO theater. He created and performed the Del Close award-winning solo show ‘Scenes With Ghosts' as well as several critically acclaimed sketch shows with The Daily Show's Jordan Klepper. You can see him touring the world with The Improvised Shakespeare Company. You may have caught him on screen in things like 'The Second City Project', 'Chicago PD' or the recent Mike Birbiglia film 'Don't Think Twice.' Steve sends his love and thanks to Kate and Thomas.



news

My Refuge House Benefit Show

Much Ado for My Refuge House: An Evening with The Improvised Shakespeare Co.® in LOS ANGELES, CA MUCH ADor MY REFUGE HOUSEAn Evening with The Improvised Shakespeare Co.   ...

ISC in the LA Times

Lisa Rosen, of the LA Times, sat down with your favorite Elizabethan boy band to dish about the "mad genius" of The ISC and the "Beatlemaniacal" scene at the Largo in Los Angeles...oh, and Menudo! Read all abo...
reviews

"staggeringly brilliant"

TimeOut Chicago

"Smart, sophisticated, downright hilarious"

TimeOut Chicago

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