School of the Arts Faculty
Mike Bent (Belmont, MA) started performing stand-up comedy when he was sixteen at the famous Ding Ho comedy club in Cambridge, MA. He has performed at comedy clubs and colleges throughout the U.S. as well as the White House and the Montreal Comedy Festival.
His television appearances include spots on NBC, ABC, CBS, HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central, and A&E. He is the author of The Everything Guide to Comedy Writing, and has served as a comedy consultant for Warner Brothers.
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New Major in Comedic Arts (BFA)
Emerson's BFA degree in Comedic Arts is the first of its kind in the country. Learn more »
The School of the Arts is dedicated to the kind of art education that empowers students to make art that makes change. Learn more about what we're up to in this welcome from Dean Rob Sabal. Read now »