ABOUT


Shannon Brown is an LA based writer and comedian. She began writing and performing sketch comedy in Philadelphia and did improv for a brief time before that. 

Her unique brand of dark and silly comedy combined with a general curiosity for the strange has landed her writing online at Atlas ObscuraThe Apartment ShowcaseThe Big Jewel, RankerReductress, Bustle, and xoJane. Shannon also hosts Tell All Your Friends, the emo and pop-punk inspired variety show, at UCB Sunset with Joe Cabello!

Her work has been featured on SplitsiderComedy Cake, Whohaha, and Yahoo.


RESUME

Writing

FESTIVAL PERFORMANCES

The Hendersons (Improv Group) F Harold Festival (2011) Philadelphia, PA
ManiPedi (Sketch Group) Ladies Are Funny Festival (2012) Austin, TX
ManiPedi (Sketch Group) Boston Comedy Festival (2012) Boston, MA
ManiPedi (Sketch Group) New York Sketch Fest (2012) New York, NY
ManiPedi (Sketch Group)Philly Sketch Fest (2012) Philadelphia, PA
The Pontiacs (Sketch Group) LA Scripted Comedy Festival (2014) Los Angeles, CA
McBain (Sketch Group) LA Scripted Comedy Festival (2016) Los Angeles, CA
The Janitor (Video) Toronto Sketch Fest Film Festival (2018) Toronto, ON

THEATER

Terror Behind The Walls (2012) Various Characters Dir. Amy Hollaman
Paranoia (2013) Shopper and Restaurant Patron Dir. Robert Luketic

TELEVISION

Do No Harm (2013) Hospital Visitor Dir. Philippe Gagnon

ONLINE

Watch Dogs Live-Action Real Life Street Prank (2014) Customer

TRAINING

Improv 101 Mark Bringhurst | Philly Improv Theater
Improv 201 Emily Davis | Philly Improv Theater
Improv 301 Greg Maughn | Philly Improv Theater
Improv to Sketch Workshop Kevin McDonald | Philly Improv Theater
Sketch
101 Allan McLeod | Upright Citizens Brigade Theater Los Angeles
Sketch 201 Eric Scott | Upright Citizens Brigade Theater Los Angeles

Sketch 301 Kevin Pedersen | Upright Citizens Brigade Theater Los Angeles