Playwright, Actor, Consumer Insights Program Designer
The Second City Works
Andy was the Head of the Writing Program for the Second City Training Center from 2011 to 2016. He holds a BS in Mass Communications and an MA in Playwriting from Miami University, and studied film directing at the Academy of Drama & Film in Budapest, Hungary. He lives in Los Angeles with his comedian husband and a very serious dog named Pearl. Andy Eninger is a Program Designer and Speaker for Second City Works, the business-to-business arm of the famed comedy theater Second City. He helps individuals and organizations connect to audiences using the principles of improvisation. With two decades of experience in Second City’s unique collaborative creative process, he pulls from a vast toolkit of techniques to help corporations & brands understand their audience and craft a memorable story.
Andy has worked with hundreds of corporations, including Walmart, Procter & Gamble, Leo Burnett, Cigna, State Farm, Visa, Verizon, Salesforce, SAP, Deloitte, Nike, GE, Walgreens, Merck, MetLife, Kellogg’s and many more. His work takes him around the world to design and deliver learning programs in collaborative leadership, executive presence, innovation and storytelling for sales teams. He served on the design teams to create programs in Storytelling, Inclusion and a digital offering for Presentation & Sales. He was one of the key architects for Second City’s Brandstage consumer immersion process and continues to design and direct for an ever-expanding universe of brands.
In his spare time, Andy continues to write, direct compose and perform with productions like “Bandgeeks! A Halftime Musical,” “Little House on the Parody” and “Whitney Houston, We Have a Problem!” He was a founding member of GayCo Productions, the Chicago Comedy Company and The Playground Theater.