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Sat. Dec. 18
Ian Sirota, Jon Steinberg & Jeff Elliott
Featuring comedians Ian Sirota, Jon Steinberg & Jeff Elliott in the upper gallery at Kingpin Bowlounge!
Ian Sirota has opened for: Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Gaffigan, Dennis Miller, Robin Williams and Dana Carvey and headlines comedy clubs across North America. Ian was a regular cast member and writer for Comedy Inc., Comedy Now, Gutterball Alley and many more! Ian has been nominated for not one but two Gemini Awards including "Best Comedy Performance"
Ian's famous hoax on Jerry Springer was recently named 50th funniest moment in Canadian Comedy Historyby SiriusXM Radio. Number 50 out of the top 150 in history not too shabby.
This sharp tongued, comedian takes no prisoners and can also blend in observational humour with a family focus all the while mastering the audience with lightning crowd work.
A perfect fit for any fundraiser or corporate event Ian has been a regular contributor to Dynamic Funds Humour MeComedy Competition. The event turns Canada's biggest CEO's into stand-up comedians all to raise money for charity. To date the event has raised over 8 million and Ian's students include Mayor Jon Tory of Toronto who took home the trophy with Ian in 2017.
Middle Act - Jon Steinberg
Comedian Jon Steinberg has been flooring audiences across North America for over a decade with his unique and twisted view of the world. A constant professional, Jon has appeared at major festivals including the Halifax and Winnipeg Comedy Festival and the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal.
A perennial favourite on CBC radio's The Debaters, Jon has also appeared on television shows such as Spun Out, Really Me, and Global TV's medical drama Remedy.
Jons comedy album "Between Me and the Wall" can be heard on SiriusXM, and is available for download online. For more on Jon Steinberg please visit www.jon-Steinberg.com.
MC - Jeff Elliott
Jeff has quickly established himself as a rising star in the Canadian comedy scene and was nominated for a prestigious Canadian Comedy Award. Jeff is also a favourite on the festival circuit having appeared at the CBC's Winnipeg and Halifax Comedy Festivals and the Icebreakers Comedy Festival. As well, he can be heard on XM Satellite Radio and has appeared three times on The Being Frank Show. As a writer, Jeff freelances for several major advertising agencies and does script consulting for Disney.
When he is not winning over audiences and readers with his outstanding writing, Jeff can also be seen in his many commercials. He has appeared in international campaigns for many large companies such as Budweiser, Honda and Canadian Tire.
Regardless of the medium, Jeff is an undeniable talent that should not be missed.
After starting stand-up comedy over a decade ago at an open mic in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Kyle Hickey has blossomed into a talented writer, actor and comedian, making appearances at the Boston Comedy Festival, CBC's Ha!ifax Comedy Festival and JFL42 in Toronto, as well as acting roles on both YTV and MTV. His two live comedy albums, Experimental Phase and The Fresh Prince of Donair can be heard in rotation on channel 168 Canada Laughs on SiriusXM Radio as well as being found on iTunes and Spotify. He's also a brand new Father!
Freddy's honest love for performing is clearly evident each time he steps on stage, whether it be for an audience at a local community fundraising event, or in a New York City Theatre.
Freddy is a seasoned professional and has performed to adoring audiences, in clubs and theatres, throughout North America. His high-energy performance, combined with an array of celebrity impressions, has made Freddy an audience favourite. He continues to delight fans by drawing his humour from life experiences and his Italian heritage.
Freddy has had the privilege of taking the stage at several prestigious theatres throughout North America including: The Markham Theatre, The Sony Centre, The Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts, New Jersey Centre for the Performing Arts, Boston's Emerson Majestic Theatre, Staten Island University Theatre, Hamilton Place, Kingswood Music Theatre at Wonderland, Brampton Rose Theatre, Mississauga Living Arts Centre, Queen's University Theatre (NYC), Long Island University Theatre and many more.