Rich Guzzi was born in Brooklyn NY, Rich grew up in a neighborhood full of funny characters. To stand out in the crowd you had to really be over the top. Guzzi credits this upbringing with his motivation to never settle for just being funny enough. It has to be so good that you want people to go home and tell everybody “You’re not going to believe what I saw last night” Every night Rich performs a high wire act. Bringing audience volunteers to the stage and then hypnotizing them right before your eyes.