Klaus Schuller has been the Executive Director and Producer of The Second City Toronto since 2005. Before emigrating to Canada, he worked for The Second City in Chicago beginning in 1997 as a Stage Manager for the Touring Company and Second City e.t.c., then Director of the Touring Company and finally as the Supervising Producer of Second City Communications. In Toronto, Klaus has produced sixteen Mainstage revues (with his seventeenth, "Sixteen Scandals" due to open in March 2014) as well as several other original revues for the Touring Company and the Second City’s Theatre for Young Audiences. His productions have earned six Canadian Comedy Awards and numerous Dora Award nominations. On the television side, Klaus produced I, Martin Short, Goes Home for CBC Television, as well as the series The Second City’s Next Comedy Legend (Supervising Producer); specials/pilots for Bravo Fact, Shaw and The Disney Channel/Teletoon; and several very successful shorts for The Second City Network. Klaus is a member of the JFL42 Board of Directors, and is involved in a number of philanthropic endeavours, providing support to such organizations as Gilda’s Club, The Canadian Red Cross and The Therapeutic Clown Program at Sick Kids Hospital.