Gutter

Gutter is a Pack sketch team that can be seen the 3rd Wed. of every mont at 8pm at TPT Sketch Night.
They also like to be called Very Rich.

Gutter is:
Mike Christian
Aly Dixon
Will Dwyer
Alejandro Garcia
Kara King
Lauren Knutti
Allyson Phillips
Nick Pupo
Elizabeth Schantz
Andy Kay
Jesse Kubanet
Travis Alvarez
Adam Rost

Travis Alvarez

Travis is a writer and improviser originally from the great state of New Jersey. He has studied improv and sketch at UCB, Groundlings and The Pack. Besides writing for The Pack sketch team Gutter, he writes for Top Story! Weekly!, wrote and produced the short film Jim and Ace: The Great Behind, and is a member of the indie improv team Dr. Trashcan and the indie sketch team Big Tobacco.

Mike Christian

Mike Christian is a writer and performer originally from New Jersey. After achieving a costly yet hard-to-monetize MFA in Fiction, Mike kicked around in New York City and Austin, TX for a few years before washing up in Los Angeles. He’s performed on the UCB and iO West main stages and hosts an improv show with his indie team “I’m Susan” every first and third Wednesday at 10 PM at the Clubhouse. You can see him at the Pack every fourth Wednesday at 10:30 PM with his sketch team Slackjaw.

Aly Dixon

Aly Dixon is a comedian and writer originally from Boston with a BA in Writing from Ithaca College which is REALLY important and NOT AT ALL useless. She got her comedy start in the Austin scene before moving to LA in 2017, BABY. She has appeared in festivals such as Comedy Central’s Clusterfest, Austin Sketch Fest, Orlando Indie Comedy Fest, Out of Bounds Comedy Fest, Del Close Marathon and more. She trained at ColdTowne Theater, iO Chicago, and Pack Theater. She performs monthly with her Pack House Sketch Team, Gutter as well as hosting monthly standup showcase, Pregnancy Pact

Things that she has done include: contributing to satirical website Reductress; writing and co-hosting the popular original web series Hit Play; producing, writing and hosting the quirky, pop culture web series Millennially Challenged; and writing, directing and starring in short film Existing (coming 2019!)

Alejandro Garcia

Alejandro is a writer/performer born in Mexico and raised on the Texas/Mexico Border. He’s been performing since he got his hands on his moms VHS camera.

He now finds himself in LA where he performs improv on the indie team Youth Culture and as a writer/performer on Pack Theater House Sketch team GUTTER.

Previous to moving to LA he performed out of ColdTowne Theater in Austin Texas, with improv team Empty Promises. He was part of the award wining all Latinx cast of “Latinauts”. And had a string of sold out shows on sketch team Comedy Bazaar with “A Brief History of Murder” and “A Brief History of Magic”.

Alejandro has studied comedy in Austin (ColdTowne Theater), Chicago (The Annoyance Theater), and Los Angeles (UCB, Second City, The Pack Theater)

Andy Kay

Andy Kay is a writer, animator, visual artist, and musician from Richmond, Virginia, where he graduated from VCU.

You can follow him on instagram at @yesthisisandykay and view his website at
www. andykaydotcomwasnotavailableso igotthisinstead.com.

Lauren Knutti

Lauren Knutti is an actor, writer, and performer from Columbus, OH by way of Austin, TX. See her perform sketch with her team, Gutter, every third Wednesday at The Pack Theater at 8PM or watch her improvise on UCB Harold Night with her team, Heartthrob. She enjoys writing with ELKS Comedy, acting in the occasional commercial, and receiving external validation. Reels, Show Schedule, and more at LaurenKnutti.com.

Nick Pupo

Nick Pupo is a comedian, actor, writer, and musician based out of Los Angeles. Originally from Orlando, FL, Nick began doing stand-up in 2010 at coffee shops and bars, which eventually led him to try his hand in acting. In 2015 he was cast as a recurring guest star in AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire, and in 2016 he moved to NYC to continue his pursuit in stand-up, as well as study improv at UCB NY. Eventually he moved to Los Angeles where he found an interest in sketch comedy at The Pack Theater. He now co-produces a live comedy variety show called Some Sort of Show and is a member of the house Sketch Team Gutter . Despite having moderate success in television, and experiencing no major hardships, Nick is still a floundering, scatterbrained maniac who’s constantly seeking validation through the idea of going viral on twitter.

Email: pupo347@gmail.com
Agent: Saraphina Monaco – Abrams Artists Agency
Saraphina.Monaco@abramsartistsagency.com

Adam Rost

Adam Rost (rôst) is a writer and comedian from the bay area with a last name that people frequently mispronounce. He studied improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade and sketch at The Pack Theater where he’s a proud member of the house team Gutter! He’s a big ol’ lover of cats, comedy and currently works at Alcon Entertainment (Blade Runner 2049, The Expanse)

Elizabeth Schantz

Originally from Dallas, Elizabeth Schantz has performed improv and sketch at Second City, iO West, iO Chicago, the CIC Theater, and ColdTowne Theater. In 2017 she wrote and acted in the web series, Segs, that was featured in Hollyweb Fest and is currently streaming on Amazon Prime. She has been showcased in many different festivals such as Austin Sketch Fest, Out Of Bounds Fest, and Del Close Marathon.

Aside from the Pack stage, you can find her hosting her favorite monthly show at the Clubhouse called Snake Pit, and writing funny/unsettling content for a group she co-founded, ELKS Entertainment (elkscomedy.com).