Oui be Smart Funny and Black


Shaun LandryShaun Landry is a native South Side Chicagoan and is the Artistic Director of Oui Be Negroes. She is founder of The San Francisco Improv Alliance and producer of The San Francisco Improv Festival. Other credits include The National Touring Company of the Second City , The Second City Children's Theatre Co., Geese Theatre Company , African American Shakespeare, Custom Made Theater, Hit and Run Productions and was seen in The Impossible Film Project with Un-Scripted Theater.

Ms. Landry has also been seen in numerous corporate industrial films and shows including Visa, Whirlpool, Moore Inc. Abbott Labs and Lane Bryant.  She also teaches improvisation, acting and Theatre Business classes She can be read in the improvisational resource book, Whose Improv Is It Anyway - Beyond the Second City and can be seen in the movie Read You Like a Book as Marcia and Milk as Gwenn Craig. www.shaunlandry.com


ronnierayOriginally from the south side of Chicago, Ronnie Ray trained at The Second City Chicago. Ron has also peformed with the Los Angeles based improv ensemble Nation of Improv.

He has been seen at Miami and West Palm Beach Improv, The Comedy Store and The Icehouse in Pasadena. His film and television appearances include Save The Last Dance, Redrum Canoga Park and the award winning comedy from Jib Jab’s Shawshank in Minute, directed by John Landis.

A gifted comedic writer, Ronnie has been with Oui Be Negroes for eleven years. He has written numerous sketch comedy scenes of OBN and has written many spec productions with QRS Productions. http://ronnieray.wordpress.com/


hans_summersHans Summers
who has a BA in Broadcasting from
Indiana University , is our token white boy and original member of Oui Be Negroes and Artistic Director of the Underground Theatre Conspiracy. He has trained at the Players Workshop and The Second City Conservatory

Hans has been seen at The Darkroom Theater as proprietor Samuel Tetlow in Emperor Norton, The Musical and is part of The San Francisco Improv Alliance.

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