Co-creator and showrunner of Baroness von Sketch Show, Carolyn Taylor is an award-winning writer, artist, actor, and comedian. She honed her skills in political and social satire at The Second City in Toronto, writing and starring in five original revues. Taylor is the recipient of five Canadian Screen Awards for Best Show, Best Writing and Best Performance for Baroness von Sketch Show (2016 and 2017). Taylor has written sketch, political commentary and episodic for Canada’s major networks including senior writer for CBC’s The Hour and contributing writer on CBC Radio’s This Is That and Gavin Crawford’s Because News.
Taylor is a member of the experimental art sound quartet Mintz, with whom she has enjoyed residencies at The Banff Centre for the Arts and Gibraltar Point.