Michael Jastroch – ATX
Michael Jastroch is one of the founders of ColdTowne Theater as well as an award-winning writer and performer. He performs regularly with the improv powerhouse The Frank Mills, as well as Mike and Irene, and Elevator Action – winning several awards along the way including “Best Comedy Group” in the Austin Chronicle Reader’s poll and the B. Iden Payne award for “Outstanding Improv Ensemble.” His sketch project, Lovey and Lovey, won Best of Fest at the Lone Star Sketch Festival and the Frontera Fringe Festival as well as a Critic’s Pick in the Austin Chronicle yearly Best of Austin Issue. Michael has directed a number of shows including the Victrola, Rapture the Flag, and Cereal For Adults. Recently, Michael has appeared on the Risk! storytelling podcast and was nominated as “Best Actor in a Comedy” for the B. Iden Payne awards.