The very Canadian, Lianne Mauladin, is known for her comfortable, straight shooting, style of comedy and unique perspective on life. She;s been killing crowds at comedy clubs and venues across Canada and the USA. She's performed live on ABC's "The View" and her comedy has been recorded/televised for ABC, Bite TV, iChannel, Sirius XM Radio, CBC and Rogers.
Mauladin's festival appearances include, the Hubcap Comedy Festival in Moncton NB, the Frigid Festival in NYC, the Out of Bounds Festival in Austin, Texas, the Women in Comedy Festival in Boston, NXNE in Toronto, the SheDot Comedy Festival in Toronto and more.
She hosts and produces the Merry-Janes of Comedy Show, the longest running all female stand-up showcase in Toronto, and headlines the "Merry-Janes of Comedy" road show that performs in clubs, halls and theatres around Ontario.
Lianne has further developed her stand-up through classes and workshops at Second City, Boston's Improv Asylum and at the Comedy Bar in Toronto. She is a faculty member at the Second City Training Centre in Toronto.
Rob Ross - Headliner
Rob Ross is a sought-after Canadian headlining stand-up comic and accomplished award winning television writer based in Toronto.
Performing credits include:
One hour Comedy Now special on The Comedy Network and CTV, CBC's Halifax Comedy Festival, CBC's Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Just For Laughs, CTV's Open Mike and CBC's 9 O'Clock Show. He was just 24 years old when he did his first nationally televised special COMICS! on CBC.
Ross was head writer and creative producer for the popular MTV Canada show MTV Live and was a producer for CBC's award winning hit series Canada's Smartest Person. Other credits include CBC's Still Standing, Rick Mercer Report, Andrew Lloyd Weber's Over The Rainbow, Royal Canadian Air Farce, Street Cents, The NHL Awards, Gemini Awards and The Junos on CTV.
Original, energetic, fast paced and engaging, Ross involves his audiences in laugh packed performances from start to finish.
Andrew Barr - Middle Act
Andrew Barr is an old man trapped in a tiny young man's body. A unique combination of grumpy and silly, he has delighted audiences nation-wide.
Never one to shy away from a topic, Barrman has a knack for breaking down divisive issues in a way that makes a whole room laugh.
These skills have earned him featured performances on CBC's Laugh Out Loud, SiriusXM, The Icebreakers Comedy Festival, the YYC Comedy Festival, Montreal Sketchfest, and iChannel's No Kidding.
His debut EP "Rent Money", produced by Comedy Records was released in 2018.
Chris Robinson - MC
Chris Robinson is one of the premier comics in Canada. In 2016 he was the runner up at the prestigious homegrown competition at Just For Laughs in Montreal. Later that year he went on to be crowned Sirius XM's Top Comic. That win granted him $25,000 and a return to Just For Laughs Montreal as well as an appearance at JFL Northwest in Vancouver and his own solo show at JFL42 in 2017. Chris is also a working actor who can be seen on Netflix, Amazon, CMT and various TV and internet commercials. Now Magazine has described him as having "charisma and raw talent to burn." Catch this rising star live and you will not be disappointed.