Susanna Spies' Bio
SUSANNA SPIES has been making the world laugh for decades. Stand Up & Sketch includes: E-One Entertainment’s Uncontrolled Comedy, Nuvo TV’s Stand up and Deliver, Carol from The Angela Hoover Sketch Web series Carol & Claire. She has appeared in dozens of commercials and worked alongside actress Amanda Peet in the indie feature:“Whipped”. When it comes to the stage, Spies performs many characters and in her one woman showThe Dryer received rave reviews over 30 original characters she wrote and performed. She has brought the house down at some of the stand up scenes most prominent venues like The Improv, Laugh Factory, Comedy Union, The Comedy Store, Broadway Comedy Club, NY Comedy Club and dozens of comedy venues nationwide. In 2002 she Founded Comedy Playground providing comedy programs, with teen/ pre-teen showcases culminating at The Hollywood Improv, and has provided this same curriculum for youth of the inner-city through The Eamon Cannon Comedy Project, as well as teaching stand up to elders, and corporate programs the universal language known by all: Laughter! Awarded by VARIETY - Top Ten in the nation for Innovative Approaches to Learning!
Nicknamed Comedy Mama by her students, she has birthed a platform to express through humor, is known by audiences for her many “faces” performed on stages throughout the country, and has taught comedy programs and been a featured guest speaker in LA, NY, SF, London, continues teaching stand up as a visiting faculty at AMDA LA as well as Glendale Community College, and continues to teach adults in Finding Your Funny classes and Comedy Playground youth programs. Sessions are on going, please visit info below!
Comedy Playground Info: website: www.comedyplayground.com