Sisbro was founded by siblings. we want you to feel like sisbro family.
Laura and Robert Sams are a sister and brother creative duo -- award-winning writers, filmmakers, performers, musicians, educators and zoologists. They founded Sisbro Studios to create incredible media that truly inspires people. Their work has won over 75 international awards, from a Parents' Choice Gold Award to a Wildscreen Panda Award (often called the Green Oscars) to the Midwest Book Award for Best Children's Picture Book. They travel around the country performing for thousands of children and families every year, to inspire them to write, create and explore their world.
quick sisbro stats
2 siblings. 15 years of work. Over 75 international awards. Over 150,000 children reached through live performances. And we are pretty sure, at least 500,000 smiles.
Television/Commercial Clients: The Jim Henson Company, The Sprout Network, The Smithsonian Channel
Educational/Nonprofit Clients: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, REACH Community Development Center, The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, the Save Our Seas Foundation, the Alabama Council on Developmental Abilities, Prichard Communications
Music Clients: The Jim Henson Company, Animal Planet, Rice University
Performing Venues: Chicago Field Museum, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Seattle Aquarium, Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, Auburn University, plus HUNDREDS of libraries and schools around the United States (in Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Virginia, Hawaii, Oregon, California, Washington, South Carolina)
Favorite Future Client: You!
Who is Laura (SIS)?
- She holds a Masters Degree in Extension Education, as well as Bachelors Degrees in Zoology and Parks & Recreation, from Michigan State University.
- She is a talented producer, writer, composer, educator and the "Brains of the Operation"
- She is an improv comedian and comedy writer.
- She answers to "LOOK OUT!"
- She is the proud aunt of a nephew.
Who is Robert (Bro)?
- He holds Bachelors Degrees in Zoology and Communications from Michigan State University.
- He is a talented cameraman, both above and below the waves, with an eye for capturing unique animal behavior and inspiring nature images.
- He is a writer, composer and voice over actor.
- He answers to "HEY YOU!"
- He is the proud papa of a son.