RUS GUTIN is a COMIC / ACTOR / WRITER & Creator of the hit Off-Bdwy Musical, GANGSTAPELLA. He is a graduate of the Musical Theatre Program @ AMDA.
He is repped hy his agents @ ingridfrenchmanagement and his Manager, Emilio Savone @ newyorkcomedyclub.com.
“Gutin’s stage persona is a compelling mixture of Woody Allen and Sam Kinison. Something akin to Jewish angst on meth.” – LA EXAMINER
POPPA RUS’s new Hour Special, LEGAL GUARDIAN, taped live @ NEW YORK COMEDY CLUB, is avail NOW as a (Movie) @ http://rusgutin.vhx.tv/. AND as an (Album) on comedyrecords.ca on iTUNES @ itunes.apple.com/Legal-Guardian!
RUS is celebrating 16 years in the world of Stand-Up. He began his career when he was 19 years old in 1999 @ CAROLINE’s.
He co-produced & Hosted 2 year runs of both COMEDY JUICE NY @ GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB and FRIDAY NITE LIVE @ The World Famous COMEDY STORE.
He’s also been featured @ THE IMPROV, CAROLINE’s, LEVITY LIVE, HELIUM, STAND-UP NY, THE STAND, ICEHOUSE, LAUGH FACTORY & more…
As a SAG / AFTRA Actor, RUS has appeared in a sketch on E!’s CHELSEA LATELY and starred in the movies “SURF SCHOOL” & “HOLD ON LOOSELY”.
RUS is currently a staff writer for Broadway Legend / Country Star, LAURA BELL BUNDY’s YouTube Channel, SKITSOFRENIC. And has previously written comedy for Billboard.com, ALAN THICKE & CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO as well.
As a director, RUS created, wrote & starred in the hit Off-Broadway musical, GANGSTAPELLA. GANGSTAPELLA is the story of “The World’s First Gangsta-Rap A Capella Group of all White People & one Asian, Little Person Samurai Beat-Box”. With a new BluntTastic Live Showcase coming in 2016 to NEW TORK COMEDY CLUB!