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Jon Blair

Jon Blair

(Toronto)
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The Show:

After a year of performing across Canada, Jon Blair returns for another evening of one-man sketches, monologues, fantastic worlds and chaotic characters. With an eye for the eccentric and an ear for sharp dialogue, the Sketchersons and 22 Minutes alum brings a tornado of scenes full of twists, turns, sudden embarrassments and surprise revelations that will have you saying "wow, he's sweating a lot!"

The Bio:

Jon is a seasoned sketch and monologue performer best known for 5 years in The Sketchersons, 2 of which he spent as the troupe’s head writer. Jon wrote on four seasons of the CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes and made numerous on camera appearances – for that show Jon won a Canadian Comedy Award and was nominated for two WGC Awards and a Canadian Screen Award. In addition to touring last summer as a cast member in Sex T-Rex’s award-winning show “Swordplay”, Jon has also toured hsi own solo revue “I’m Only One Man,” As a solo sketch comedian Jon has been a repeat performer at JFL 42, Halifax Pop Explosion and NXNE, Jon is the host of the monthly variety show “Jonsday”, and the recipient of the prestigious Bag of Beer Award for best Newcomer at the 2016 Montreal Sketchfest (an award presumably named after his own body)