Matt Barats is an NYC writer and comedian via Chicago. He was part of the 2015 New Faces at Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, a long-time cast member of 'The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour', co-creator of the play 'Sadie Hawkins Day' (JFL, SF Sketchfest) and the comedy installation 'REVERIES'. He has contributed to The Onion and The New Yorker and has appeared in HBO’s 'High Maintenance' and TBS’s 'The Last O.G'. Matt’s short film 'Improv is Love' was recently a Vimeo “Staff Pick”. He performs regularly at Union Hall and other venues throughout New York. He was once fired from the Blue Man Group.