Mike Spara is an actor, comedian and writer. He is a founding member of TNM NOLA, where he is also a faculty member for the improvisation, sketch, and AP Comedy conservatories. He has received training from UCB, Second City, iO, Annoyance, and Under the Gun Theater, among others, including extended study with Kevin Mullaney and Jet Eveleth. He performs comedy around the country, including Chicago SketchFest, SF Sketch Fest, Buku Fest, Hangout Fest, and in venues throughout the Midwest, New Orleans and Austin. He performs sketch and improvisation with a variety of groups in New Orleans, including Stupid Time Machine, where he also produces and performs his wordless sketch comedy show Conversations with Body Language.