Jeff Turner Entertainment Group represents Vancouver's finest stand up comedians and specialty comedy acts.

We ensure your concert, theatre, corporate or private event audiences will be thoroughly entertained. Whether you are looking for a stand up comic for a festival or theatre show, a comedy performance for a corporate function, or a magician for a special private event, the Jeff Turner Entertainment Group is guaranteed to keep you in stitches! Below please find a selection of artists on our stand-up comedy roster.

In addition, through our extensive international agency and management contacts, Jeff Turner Entertainment Group can source any big name, headline comedy or variety act you wish. Check out our Headline Acts page.
Visit our Variety Acts Page to see some of our alternatives to stand up comedy including Musical Comedy acts, impersonators, Magicians, Jugglers and Visual Comics.
Charlie Demers
Marrying The Highly Silly with The Highly Cerebral
Nominated for 2018 Juno Award for Comedy Album of the Year
By combining political humour that's never shrill or self-righteous with broader jokes that are never thoughtless, Charlie is equally well-received whether delivering jokes in a sports bar or emceeing a gala for the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.  Not many people have both on their resume. read more...
Ivan Decker
Observational Hilarity
2018 Juno Award Winner for Comedy Album of the Year
Ivan has appeared at the Montreal Just for Laughs Festival and has various TV and Radio appearances including his own half-hour comedy special on CTV and as a guest on both the radio and the television versions of the popular CBC program The Debaters. He was also voted the #1 Comedian in Vancouver by judges in the 2011 Vancouver Comedy Showdown. read more...
Dino Archie
Dino Archie is a writer and stand up comedian originally from Fresno, CA. Born the second youngest in a house of 8 children, Dino learned comedy as a love language. While his older brothers became D1 athletes, Dino exercised his gift of gab as a used car salesman. He honed his stand-up skills on the West Coast in clubs between Los Angeles, CA and his current residence in Vancouver, BC. read more...
Damonde Tschritter
Comedy's New Superhero
His relaxed, laid-back style and unique comic voice have made him a sidesplitting favourite across Canada and the US. In 2006 Damonde became the first ever Canadian in its 27-year history to win the illustrious Seattle International Comedy Competition. This was a three-week long event and Damonde did 17 shows to be crowned the champion!

His TV comedy specials have aired on CTV, CBC, HBO, Comedy Network and Comedy Central. His radio stints include CBC’s The Debaters and Madly Off in All Directions, and he has appeared at every comedy festival in North America including the New Faces Gala at Just for Laughs. read more...
Patrick Maliha
World Record Holder
Patrick Maliha is the world record holder for most impressions in one minute beating out the previous record holder, Dana Carvey. His act has been described as Ray Romano meets a 21st Century Don Rickles. A professional Stand-up comedian & talented impressionist, Patrick has Headlined and MC’ed various shows at a multitude of comedy clubs, festivals, and corporate events through out Canada and the U.S. read more...
Barbara Beall
Classically trained actress and seasoned improviser
Barbara Beall brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her acts and performances. From Cowgirl to Christmas Elf, Barbara excels at bringing interactive characters to life.

Barbara is a classically trained actor and graduate of the University of British Columbia's BFA Acting Program where she received the Hnatyshyn Foundation Developing Artist Grant for English Theatre. Recent credits include appearances on the popular TV shows Riverdale, The 100, iZombie and The Detour. read more...
The Improvisers
Interactive, High Energy and Hilarious
Roman Danylo gathers some of the best improvisers from around the world to create customized comedy shows perfect for any occasion. The troupe improvises comedy sketches based on audience suggestions. The shows involve fun interactive audience participation and can also incorporate specific client information. With 25 years experience on the comedy scene, Roman has worked with some of the best improvisers in North America on TV projects like CTV’S COMEDY INC, CBC’S COMICS, and as Host of THE JUST FOR LAUGHS IMPROV CHAMPIONSHIPS and CBC’S IMPROV COMEDY more...
Erica Sigurdson
Sugar-Coated Razor Blade
With performances from The Montreal Just for Laughs Festival the CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival, taping her own Comedy Now! special, writing a Comedy Network pilot and writing and performing numerous times for CBC Radio and XFM radio and most notably being awarded a Leo for Best Screenwriting for the 21st Annual Gemini Awards, Erica has been unstoppable. read more...
My Jokes Are Up Here
Four of Canada’s Top Comics
My Jokes Are Up Here features Jen Grant, Christina Walkinshaw, Erica Sigurdson and Rebecca Kohler. Funny women with impressive resumes and four of Canada’s top comics.

They were inspired by the 2013 comedy special Women Who Kill, which features four American female comedians including Amy Schumer. Comedy is still a male-dominated field and the women thought it would be fun to showcase experienced female comedians, all of whom have 15 years or more experience in the field and headline their own more...
Jacob Samuel
Award-winning comedian, cartoonist, and writer
Known for his clever and insightful comedy, Jacob Samuel is an award-winning Canadian stand-up comic, cartoonist, and writer based in Vancouver, BC.

His TV performances have featured nationally on CBC Television, The Comedy Network, Crave, and CBC Gem. On radio, Jacob can be heard on Sirius XM and CBC's "The Debaters." He has appeared multiple times at both the Montreal Just for Laughs and Winnipeg Comedy more...
Wes Barker
Stunt Magician and Stand Up Comedian
Wes Barker’s show features magic, comedy, and stunts. He performs around the world at colleges, comedy clubs, and corporate events. No matter if it’s a stage show for thousands, or close–up magic for 5 people, Wes will blow your mind and make you laugh.

There is nothing quite like Wes’ show. It’s full of amazing tricks, incredible feats, and hilarious audience interaction. Basically it is awesomeness from start to finish. But you don't have to believe us, you can see for yourself! read more...
John Cullen
A comic, curler, teacher, drummer, chummer.
John has done some impressive things in comedy that aren’t impressive to you because you don’t know what they exactly mean, but he accomplished many big things fast. He’s opened for the likes of Aries Spears and Harland Williams, and is releasing a comedy special in June that was filmed live at a sold-out Vogue Theatre in Vancouver.

Bringing his vast experiences in life as a curler, a teacher, and a friend to many to the stage, John takes a charming and charismatic look at the world around him, and dares you not to fall in love with him. read more...
Shirley Gnome
Outrageous, Hilarious & Endearingly Inappropriate

From the heart of the West coast of Canada comes this internationally acclaimed, award-winning cabaret comedian. This smutty songstress, armed with her guitar and sharp wit, will sing you shameless, obscenely honest songs about sex and human nature that will have you in stitches. Provocative truths go down smooth with her incredible voice and gorgeous guitar stylings. It's unique mix of acoustic music, standup comedy, wickedly inventive lyrics, and biting social commentary.

If you like your music on the smutty side, with a dollop of empowerment and a dash of sequins - you don't want to miss this. It's award winning, cleverly-carnal comedy that is NOT for the faint of heart. read more...
Sunee Dhaliwal
A Rising Comic Star
The Post calls him "A Rising Comic Star!" and we agree. Sunee Dhaliwal may just be the fastest rising star on the Canadian comedy scene. Think of the funny guy in high school that both the jocks and the nerds liked.

His professionalism and reputation for being both a club and crowd favourite has already landed him opening spots for top Headliners like Charlie Murphy, Sugar Sammy and Jo Koy along with showcases for Just for Laughs and MTV. read more...
Dan Quinn
Honest, Personal, Relatable and always Funny
In 1999 Dan was invited to do the Canadian competition at the Just For Laughs Comedy festival in Montreal. He won first place and got his first break into Hollywood. Since then Dan has been seen in his own one-hour Comedy Now! TV special and is founder and member of the hugely popular Snowed In Comedy Tour. Currently living in Vancouver, Dan regularly tours Canada, the US, and the UK. read more...
Paul Myrehaug
Fast Wit at a Slow Pace
Paul Myrehaug lures his audience with charismatic charm, turns around and makes them laugh at things they know they shouldn’t. Fast wit at a slow pace leaves crowds in hysterics and begging for more. In 2002 Paul was armed with a marketing diploma and a dream. That dream has driven him to abandon conventional work in favour of stand-up comedy and all its glories. Paul is described as a party-comic. His style is laid back and relaxed, he makes audiences comfortable and at ease in their soft seat theatre, casino club or local bar. read more...
Travis Bernhardt
Award Winning One Man Magician Show!
Keeping Vancouver's vaudeville flame alive at cabaret and variety shows

In 2008, Travis became a full time professional magician, fulfilling his master plan – retroactively decided upon – of never becoming qualified for anything else.

Travis’ shows are fast paced, funny, and accessible. His years of performing in every conceivable venue, from ballrooms to intersections to theatres big and small, allow him to connect with any audience. read more...
Matt Johnson - Urban Deception
Magician, Mentalist, Sleight of Hand

Over the past 25 years Matt has literally traveled the globe performing in exotic locations such as Japan, Dubai, Argentina, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, USA and throughout Europe. He has performed at theaters, on cruise ships and for many of the world's largest companies including Mercedes, Ford, AT&T, Toyota, Norwegian Cruise Lines and Microsoft to name just a few. He is a cast member of the hit show The Illusionists direct from Broadway and his performances have been viewed in more than 60 countries. read more...
Evening of Wonders - Vitaly
World Class Magician and Illusionist

Vancouver magician and illusionist, Vitaly Beckman, is widely renowned for his dazzling talents. His personal goal is to "restore jaw-dropping wonder to our jaded generation by making the impossible possible." Each and every illusion is his original creation. Vitaly gives public performances with his magic show Evening of Wonders. He also offers corporate entertainment services for special events and parties. read more...

Photo: CTV & George Pimentel
Darcy Michael
Canada's fastest rising star
One of Canada’s brightest comedic performers has had an interesting and eventful rise to the comedy stage. Recently undergoing a complete transformation, Darcy Michael has lost over 100 pounds….hopefully not the funny ones. This life alteration has worked its way into Darcy’s onstage material, and his latest project: his new comedy talk show “The Skinny with Darcy Michael”, currently in production. Darcy’s guests on the insightful and hilarious new show include Alan Thicke, Caroline Rhea, Judy Gold, David Steinberg, Harland Williams and many more. read more...
Billy Mitchell
Clean Comedian, MC, Voice Talent, and more…
Billy Mitchell has over 25 years experience in stand-up. He has worked across Canada, in the US, the UK, the Yuk Yuks, hosted the O-Zone during the Olympics, military shows in Cambodia, and even Matsqui Prison.

Are you looking for a clean comedian for an event? A Master of Ceremonies sought by Olympics? A national radio voice to be remembered? Billy Mitchell is your man.
Seeking something a little different? How about a corporate comedian who’ll analyze your business, create a custom-made PowerPoint slide show, then present himself as an expert consultant with great new ideas to improve efficiency, increase profit, retain customer loyalty and more. read more...
Chris Molineux
One of Canada’s most in-demand stand-up comedians
Chris has great sense of physical comedy, an amazingly elastic voice and a sensual feel for the absurd that makes him truly unique. Chris’ show is a quantum leap past just clean and clever and his happy corporate clients include: Methanex, The Royal Bank, The Canadian Institute for the Blind, Scotiabank, The West Vancouver Yacht Club, numerous Rotary Clubs, Lions and Chambers of Commerce. read more...
Bonnie Kilroe - Celebrity Imposter
Part Vaudevillian comic, torch singer and sexy siren, all packed into a parade of parody!

Bonnie combines fabulous medleys of music, video and physical comedy, to produce a multimedia entertainment experience with professional production values, combined with surprising twists, which brings much laughter, delight, (and even some tears) to her ever-growing legion of fans. During her shows, Bonnie uses her skill as a performer to encourage audience participation, which always adds an extra element of novelty and surprise. read more...
Roman Danylo
CTV Star of Comedy Inc! Interactive, High Energy and Hilarious
Roman’s hilarious, topical, improvised and thoroughly customizable one-man shows are perfect for any corporate/association or theatre/comedy clubs. He has been known to gather information from the organizers and customizes a show specifically to their audience. Often, he invites audience members on stage for improvised scenarios, and no matter how witty the volunteers, he molds their presence into a memorable, of-the-moment sketch. With some standup and a few ridiculous character monologues, you get a delightful, clean and entertaining evening with one of North America’s fastest rising comedy stars.
Kate Davis
Funny Mommy
A speaker, comedian, writer, mother and actress, Kate Davis has the unique ability to find humour in any situation and offer creative solutions to defuse the frustrations in the home and workplace. Kate’s generous insight and outspoken character, provides a powerful combination to help organizations empower their staff with effective tools for managing stress and sustaining motivation. read more...
Tanyalee Davis
Little Comedian, BIG laughs
Canadian born, Tanyalee currently makes the stage her home while touring all over the world bringing the funny! She is part of “Abnormally Funny People,” an ensemble show that performs throughout the United Kingdom and in 2007 she premiered her first one-woman show called “Little Do They Know” at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where she received 4 star reviews. read more...
Carter Hortie
Carefully Calculated Satirical Social Commentary
A veteran of the Canadian comedy scene, Carter has been delivering his brand of satirical comedy for over 15 years. With the university and military tours behind him Carter focused his attention on a clean and clever act, capturing the attention of corporate entertainment bookers. He’s an excellent corporate comedian and has been described as “the best Master of Ceremonies in Western Canada”. If you’re looking for a comic that appeals to everyone Carter’s your man. read more...
Celebrity Comedy Roasts
Because it's fun to make fun!
ROAST: Definition; verb 1. to bake (meat or other food) uncovered, especially in an oven. 2. to cook (meat or other food) by direct exposure to dry heat, as on a spit. 3. An event in which an individual is subjected to a public presentation of comedic insults, praise, outlandish true and untrue stories, and heartwarming tributes, the implication being that the roastee is able to take the jokes in good humor and not as serious criticism or insult, and therefore, show their good nature. read more...
Rock Paper Scissors
Customized Corporate Improv Show
A Rock Paper Scissors custom-tailored comedy improv show is just that…custom tailored to suit your audience. We interview you about your organization, milestones, corporate mission statement, the people involved, industry buzzwords, sensitive issues, and future goals. We incorporate this inside information into our on-the-spot improv scenes. read more...

Search this site