Michael Churven

Main Company — teacher

Originally from Australia, Michael Churven came to America as part of the Australian wave in the early ‘00s and is thrilled to be a Main Company member at The Groundlings Theatre. In addition to writing and performing sketch shows on the Groundlings main stage, he co-wrote and performed a two-person show ‘Party of Two’ with fellow Groundling and four-time Emmy nominee George McGrath and is currently the director of The Sunday Company. Other acting work includes television appearances in ABC’s MODERN FAMILY and Adult Swim’s MIKE TYSON MYSTERIES. He performed at the JUST FOR LAUGHS festival in 2019 and appeared in the feature film WILD NIGHTS WITH EMILY alongside Molly Shannon, in the Pico Playhouse run of ‘Fairy Tale Theater’ and directed and appeared in the short films JAZZ, BREAKFAST IN BED and TROUGHMAN which won Best Humor Award at the 2019 Hump Film Festival.



John Griffin


Stewart Talent
Mark Park


Brave Artists Management
Eric Skinner

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