Jake Oswell, a West End Comedy founding member, is a sophomore at the University of Hartford where he studies Musical Theatre. He began his improv career in high school where he was a member and co-captian of skETCh – an award winning improv team. When he isn’t improvising, Jake enjoys the theatre having performed in many roles. His favorite roles include: Robert the Bridegroom (The Drowsy Chaperone), King Menelaus (The Trojan Women), Mr. Brook (Little Women: the musical), Val (Babes in Arms), and Demetrius (A Midsummer Night’s Dream). Jake hopes to one day be the first woman president.