Aurora Browne is proud to be one of the co-creators, writers, executive producers and stars of CBC’s new hit sketch comedy show, Baroness von Sketch Show, which recently won 3 Canadian Screen Awards. Aurora graduated with a BFA from York University’s acting program, and has been honing her sketch chops since 2000 when she was hired by Toronto’s Second City Troupe. Since then she has appeared on Comedy Inc, The Gavin Crawford Show, Comedy Now, The Ron James Show, InSecurity, Corner Gas and many others. Aurora recently co-created and starred in Newborn Moms, a webseries about new motherhood on CBC’s Punchline. She is currently in development for season 2 of The Writer’s Block with Frantic Films.
Aurora has been nominated for many Canadian Comedy Awards for her work in Toronto’s red hot live sketch and improv scene, and in 2008 won the CCA for Best Female Improviser. She was also a nominee for the Tim Sims Encouragement Fund Award. Her son thinks she is hilarious.