Brian Huther

Brian is thrilled to join The New Colony’s Writers Room program. He has worked in various capacities as a greeting card writer, actor, producer, director, musician, marketing coordinator, radio producer and playwright. His projects with creative partners at Friend Dog Studios have received full productions in Kansas City, Missouri (The Ballad of Lefty and Crabbe, Milking Christmas, Hacks) and accumulated tens of millions of views on YouTube and Facebook (Drunk Trump, 2016 The Movie: The Trailer, among others). Their musical The Ballad of Lefty and Crabbe was awarded “Best of Fest,” “Best Book” and “Best Ensemble” at the 2018 Chicago Musical Theatre Festival. On his own, he has written two short-to-full-length plays, four ten-minute plays and a screenplay. As an actor, he has worked at Theatre Wit, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, KC Actors Theatre, The Living Room, and appeared on Chicago PD in addition to working on a variety of storefront projects, sketch/improv shows, music projects and commercials.