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Reid Janisse

Reid Janisse

Reid Janisse For more than a decade, Reid has had the privilege of creating and presenting comedy at The Second City.  He wrote and performed in four mainstage reviews before turning his focus to writing and directing with the company.  His Second City family shows include Superdude and Doctor Rude, The Naughty Listers, Princess Polly and the World’s Smallest Ninja and Improv Extravaganza Explosion (SC Chicago).  Reid spent ten years as the Creative Director of Mad Science Productions, creating international touring shows such as Newton’s Revenge, CSI: Live! and Star Trek Live: Starfleet Academy.  He has also written two Pantomimes for Ross Petty Productons at the Elgin Theatre – Cinderella (2014) and The Little Mermaid (2013).  Huge thanks to this amazing cast, Lynise, Everett, Lucy, Sophie, Sam, Ayaka, Klaus, Kevin, Glenn and the original Miracle cast – Hayley, Kris, Allie and Josh.