A native of Detroit, Michigan, Sidney’s comedy is “true comedy” indeed. It is a hilarious reflection of his life experiences, from his childhood growing up as the “only black kid in a white neighborhood” to the everyday challenges of adulthood that we all face in a world that has seemingly gone mad.
Whether he’s poking fun at parenting, relationships or social interaction, Sidney’s intuitive style has a unique way of bringing our daily struggles to light in a comical way that everyone can relate to. No matter the audience, Sidney’s humor resonates with everyone. As he says, “Comedy should bring everyone in the room under the same umbrella of commonality and comfort-ability.”
Sidney has been successfully been entertaining audiences with his “true comedy” by sharing the stage with a variety of long time funny people, such as Sinbad, Ms. Pat, Johnny Sanchez and Shang Forbes at a variety of comedy clubs and professional venues stretching from Michigan to California, such as “The Improv,” “The House of Comedy,” The Laugh Factory and many others for more than six years.
So, if you want an evening of great laughs, you want Sidney Smith. Because when it comes to pure, no-nonsense comedy, he is “the truth!"