Sketch, St. Louis
Rafe is a comedic virtuoso and immerses himself in his craft. He performs stand- up, improv, and sketch comedy all over the country. He was a writer/cast member on STL Up Late, a late-night sketch comedy talk show on KMOV CBS television for three years. He also writes, produces and performs in two other live sketch shows currently in production. Bottom of the World, a three person sketch group featured in the Flyover Comedy Festival and Green Room Sauce, a highly polished sketch show in a prime time main stage run.
In addition, Rafe is an accomplished improviser and is a performer, coach, and adjunct faculty at The Improv Shop theater where he is a member of the house team Burnside performing regularly at The Improv Shop, Detroit Improv Festival in 2016, Chicago Improv Festival, and a member of Dadvan performing at the Del Close Marathon 19 in NYC with Matt Besser and Tim Meadows on the Improv4Humans podcast.
Rafe is a regular guest and contributor on the Rizzuto Show on 105.7 the Point, We Are Live drive-time show on CBS Sports Radio, and also hosts “The Other Side of the Tracks” podcast. He has received the honor of being named The Funniest in STL by Riverfront Times Magazine in 2017, one of “2016’s Rising Stars in Arts and Entertainment” by GO! Magazine and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and the distinction of winning Helium Comedy Club’s first annual “Funniest Person in St. Louis” competition in 2016.