Mara Wiles is a stand-up comic and actress from Denver, Colorado who now lives in Brooklyn. Mara’s style is intelligently goofy injected with energy and witty asides that makes every performance feel different from the one before. Her pursuit for a life of jokes has let her perform regularly at Comedy Works in Denver and all the best alternative rooms in all the hippest cities in North America. Mara has opened for Andy Kindler, Jackie Kashian, Aparna Nancherla Adam Cayton-Holland, Marcella Arguello and Kurt Braunohler, just to name a few. Mara has been featured on Viceland’s 'Flophouse', Risk! Storytelling Podcast with Kevin Allison and 'Hidden America with Jonah Ray'. Mara has performed at Crom Omaha, The Comedy Exposition, Burning Bridges Comedy Festival and her hometown fest, High Plains Comedy Festival. Mara won best comic at the 2011 Laugh Tracks Comedy Festival and was named one of 2014’s 100 Colorado Creative by the Denver Westword. When she isn’t telling jokes she is exploring her new city and pretending to a the protagonist in her own coming of age movie.