Nikita Burdein is an Improviser, Actor, Writer, and Filmmaker.
He has trained at the Magnet Theater and Upright Citizens Brigade since 2011 and performs weekly with Magnet musical house teams Wonderland and Premiere. He also performs with Royals at the Peoples Improv Theater and with Happy Karaoke Fun Time at the Annoyance Theater. He is a founding member of the puppet troupe, Penny and the Puppettes, and a producer of the storytelling podcast, We Love Bedtime Stories. He has worked behind the scenes on many advertising campaigns, films, and television shows, most recently completing work as Associate Producer on HBO's The Jinx.