Brian Posen is a performing arts guru from Chicago. He has occupied a variety of roles in the industry, including Actor, Director, Producer, and Teacher.
Throughout each of these roles, Brian has continued to play a vital role in the creation and maintenance of a theater community throughout Chicago. Most notably, he is the Founder and Creative Director of Stage 773, a non-for-profit that provides a space for connecting and promoting the theater community in Chicago. Additionally, in 2002, Brian created and produced the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, also known as SketchFest. It was the largest comedy festival in the nation, hosting over a thousand artists and 10,000 patrons.