Mike Smith Rivera

Mike Smith Rivera is an actor, writer, producer, and clown. An NEA performance grant recipient and graduate of Dell Arte International and Syracuse University, he’s also the CEO of Burning Clown Productions (which he runs with his wife, Kelly Anne Burns), an award-winning production company dedicated to creating and developing exciting new works of film and theatre. He is a member of the Ensemble Studio Theatre, and in his spare time, he does voice-overs, improv and sketch at UCB, and hosts Last Call at EST.