Alisha Ratan is an Indian American female improviser. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona and improvises with The Torch Theatre. In this transition phase of her life, at the age of 26, she is discovering what makes her truly happy and pursuing it without apology. She is passionate about comedy, theater, film/TV, music, media/pop culture, & the race and gender politics that play out in all of those arenas.

"Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity, and change." - Brené Brown

Meredith Howell is a 26 year old improviser and a native Phoenician. She's doing her best in life, but especially trying to live authentically, communicate honestly, and live with integrity. It seems to be working for her.

When Meredith isn't playing on The Torch Theatre's stage, she's co-hosting the podcast When Myers Met Briggs. She also likes standing upside down and smiling at babies/all children.  She's also known for falling asleep in the midst of watching TV.

"When you're on your path, the universe conspires to hotdog." -Ancient Wisdom


Overtly Sensitive is us. It is two feminist comedians indulging in their core values to produce progressive content that stretches the confines of the patriarchy.


"There is no intimacy like that between two women who have chosen to be sisters." - Warsan Shire