Brian G. Smith is a producer, writer, filmmaker, performer and teacher specializing in comedy. An award-winning alumni of The Second City, Brian has created television, theatre and multi-media in Canada and the Caribbean.

In addition to being Creative Director of the multi-media company You and Media, Brian started the Annex Improv. With these improv classes, he focuses his Second City experience on students looking to establish wider applications of the art form to foster better relationships, help creative writing and promote personal and professional growth. The Annex Improv workshops focuses less on improv ‘games’ and more on honest interaction between players to create scenes.

Brian’s deadpan comedic delivery has delighted audiences and students a like for years. For more information on his improv classes, visit Check out Brian’s multi-media work at