Mark Sarian and Ari Voukydis are a comedy duo based out of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in New York City where they have been performing improv and sketch comedy since 1998. Mark and Ari first met while performing on an improv team together at the UCB in 1998. Since that time, they have written, performed and produced numerous shows. They’re two-man sketch show, Hooray for Mark & Ari!, was selected for the 2004 Chicago Improv Festival and seen for the 2004 HBO Aspen Comedy Festival. Most recently, Mark & Ari were selected as finalists in JibJab.com’s, The Great Sketch Experiment, where they had their sketch shot by legendary director John Landis.