Photo by Lilian Mehrel

Photo by Lilian Mehrel

 

Megan Stein is an actor, director, writer, producer, and improvisor living in New York City.  Originally from Panama City, Florida, she studied Theatre and Music at University of Montevallo in Alabama. Before landing in Manhattan, Megan performed at theatres in Michigan, Oklahoma, Florida, and Tennessee.  

While in New York, Megan studied improvisation at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, and now produces weekly videos for UCB Comedy's all female sketch team Lash.  She can also be seen in UCB projects like the IFC Comedy Crib series, Laurie.

With fellow Southerner Carl Conway Maguire, Megan started the film group Prash NYC in 2012.  Among its other projects, Prash NYC has produced six short films that have been seen in festivals across the country.  Megan starred in and directed Prash's Perfect Timing, a short romantic comedy that won the Audience Choice award at Brooklyn's Love Fest Film Festival.  Together with Prash NYC, Megan is a member of the New York filmmakers' collective, Video Mass.

With fellow comedienne Kelsey McLaughlin, Megan hosts the monthly variety show Sunday School and creates comedy videos for Megan and Kelsey Comedy.

Megan is a member of SAG-AFTRA.