The New York Times described Ed Malone as "a deft physical comedian." Ed is an actor, clown, writer, director and teacher based in New York City. He trained at Ecole Jacques Lecoq and with Philiippe Gaulier at Ecole Philippe Gaulier. As an actor Ed has appeared on HBO, NBC, FX and in several Off-Broadway productions, most notably with the Irish Repertory Theatre and Theatre for a New Audience. The Irish Times called Ed "a unique voice" and his first one man show The Self Obsessed Tragedy of Ed Malone "a theatrical highlight" of 2006. Time Out New York said of his follow up solo show The Three Irish Widows Versus The Rest of the World"It blows the walls off the theater!"
Directing credits include shows at The Peoples Improv Theater (PIT) and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Students of Ed's clown class have appeared on Saturday Night Live and a variety of shows on NBC, CBS, HBO, FX, Comedy Central, Adult Swim, MTV, RT as well as major comedy venues throughout New York, including Carolines on Broadway, Gotham Comedy Club and the New York Comedy Club. Ed also teaches Clown at Suny Purchase College. For class information visit clownschoolnyc.com