Headliner: Damonde Tschritter
Damonde is a hilarious storyteller and a unique stand-up comedian. Canada’s National newspaper, The Globe & Mail, hailed him as “Comedy’s new Superhero, and perhaps this country’s finest comedic storyteller.” 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 to win the Seattle International Comedy Competition. Damonde was also awarded the Gold Medal performance for top comedic act at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver. Damonde has shared the stage with comedy legends, Robin Williams, Tim Allen and Bob Saget, just to name a few.
Opener: Monica Nevi
Monica is a native of the Seattle area. The product of a wonderfully humorous family and diverse background, she went on to earn a degree from Seattle University and has lived in the city since going to school. A collegiate basketball player, after injuries ended her career she decided to move forward with the obvious next option for a women in her 20s and pursue her strong interest in stand-up comedy. After starting and performing for the duration of her time in college and beyond Monica has continued to perform all over the west coast with great comedians, in great festivals, in great competitions and continues to love it.