Ali Barthwell is a charming Chicagoland native who attended Wellesley College. There, Ali was a member of Dead Serious Improv and pioneered Wellesley College ImprovFest. This spring, Ali became a Bob Curry Fellow at The Second City in the program's inaugural year. She is a member of Next, a Second City Training Center House Ensemble. She is also a member of #poundsign and Sweet Tease. Ali has performed at ComedySportz, The Show Below, Theater Wit, The Skybox and deMaat Theaters at Second City, The Strawdog Theater, The One Group Mind Theater, Back Room Comedy, StudioBE and, against all good judgment, the Underground Lounge. Ali dedicates her work to her parents, her brothers, the memory of her grandmother, her Wellesley sisters, and her friends.