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Tom Johnson Tom Johnson is the artistic director of the Brody Theater, and director of the school. Prior to founding the Brody in 1996, Tom worked with RV, the troupe that first brought longform improv to Kansas City's Lighten Up Festival. He was also one of the Doctors Of Improv, and in years past trained at Chicago's Improv Olympic. An actor, director, comedian and improvisor since 1981, Tom has been teaching improv for nine years, and has directed 10 Brody shows.
Brian Peebles Kameoka Brian Peebles Kameoka joined the Brody in 1997 after a stint with Seattle's Northwest Asian American Theatre. He has improvised over the last eight years with RV, with Seattle's famed Slot Box Opera, 11:07, and has taught theater for Seattle Public Schools' Afterschool Arts Program. Brian Directed Iterati and It's Your Wonderful Life at the Brody, where he is also Production Manager and a performer in the resident company.