Maggie Rieth Austin
Twitter & Insta: @maggierieth
Hailing from Rochester, New York, Maggie Rieth Austin is a Texan by choice and a writer, actress, performer by trade.
She began performing and writing comedy in 2011 at Dallas Comedy House (DCH). A proud graduate of DCH's Training Center, she now serves as the Training Center Director for the theater, as well as an instructor and regular performer.
She has showcased at Del Close Marathon, Austin Sketch Fest, Chicago Women's Funny Festival, and can be seen performing regularly at Dallas Comedy House in the following list of wonderfully improvised teams: CUPCAKE, Improvised Horror Movie, Pavlov's Dogs, Photobomb, Roadside Couch, Small Town, and The Monthly Junk.
In addition to performing improv and sketch comedy, Maggie has been showcased at the Getting It: Storytelling showcase with her original stories Huevos Rancheros, Spin Class, and The Tooth Fairy.
Her stage writing credits include: How Santa Got His Groove Back, Magic by Death, Power to the Peephole, and Various Artists. Her screen writing credits include: Civic Duty, The Service Elevator, Girl Ghost Getters, Me Myself & Time, My Friend Algebra, Puppet & Me, and too many digital shorts to count.
Maggie is currently unrepresented, but you could change that.
Twitter: @sarahanne_adams | Insta: @sarahanneadams
Sarah Adams is a Dallas-born and Denton-based filmmaker, actress and improviser.
Recent producing projects include the independent short series Supporting Roles (official selection - Austin Film Festival, Short. Sweet. Film Fest, and HollyWeb) and the short The Service Elevator (official selection and short finalist - USA Film Festival). The Service Elevator is the most recent production of The Monthly Junk, a collaboration between Adams and her comedy-partner-in-crime, Maggie Rieth Austin, aimed at creating original work for stage and screen. A new Monthly Junk short is currently in development.
Adams has also appeared in a number of independent films including the award-winning short film The Mink Catcher (2016 Telluride Film Festival, SXSW 2016, DIFF 2016) and in numerous national television commercials including Capital One, Doritos, Verizon, and Progressive.
In addition to her on-screen work, Sarah takes the stage regularly at Dallas Comedy House.
Though she's always been a performer (just ask her parents) her acting career began in earnest in 2011. Her dogs think she is hilarious.
Notable Credits & Recognition
2016 Other World's Film Festival: Official Selection
Girl Ghost Getters
2016 Screencraft Screenwriting Competition: Quarter-Finalist
Me, Myself, & Time
2016 Austin Sketch Fest: Selected Sketch
Death By Magic
WFAA Digital Short Collaborations:
So That Happened, Theatre Ettiquette, Tappin' It to the Streets
Additional credits and references available upon request.