Corey Rosen has hosted 105 live events for The Moth. He is an Emmy-award winning writer, actor, and storytelling teacher. He has hosted The Moth StorySlam and GrandSlams since winning the first ever Bay Area Moth StorySlam (2014).
Rosen has been featured on The Moth Radio Hour, Backfence PDX and “The Finch Files” and “The B-Sider” podcasts. He is an on-air personality for Alice Radio’s The Sarah and Vinnie Show, the #1-rated commercial morning show in the San Francisco area.
Corey performs at BATS Improv, one of the world’s foremost centers for improvisational theater. He has written for Comedy Central, Jim Henson Productions, and Lucasfilm. He is head writer at Tippett Studio, a 2-time Oscar-winning media production company, writing screenplays for seven theme park attractions around the world.
When not writing or performing, Corey works as a visual effects artist and executive producer. He has credits on dozens of movies, including Mission: Impossible, several Star Wars films, and Disney’s A Christmas Carol. He has taught at NYU, and Academy of Art University. Rosen has written and directed television commercials and Emmy award-winning short films.
Corey Rosen is married with two school-age children. He plays piano and guitar, and has a varsity letter in golf. He holds a bachelor’s degree in radio, TV and film from Northwestern University and a collection of more than 600 snowglobes.