Erica Gellert gives you ENERGY, EXCITEMENT, and FUN- with nothin’ but a dream and a wig. Erica is the direct result of what happens when a class clown gains confidence: the belief that they can succeed in comedy. Desperate to make everyone feel at home, Erica has mastered the ability to make a large theatre feel like your living room. Erica’s ultimate goal is to make everyone think they are best friends by the end of the show. Who knows, you damn well might be.
Erica Gellert is a Toronto based comedian, actress and writer originally from Thunder Bay, Ontario. Erica is currently a member of the Canadian Comedy Award winning sketch collective, the Sketchersons, an all female sketch comedy trio Low Rise Queens, and an award winning sketch comedy and improv duo, Tom & Erica (Fundy Fringe “Best Ensemble” 2017, Toronto Sketchfest “Sketchiest Sketch Troupe” 2018). Erica also performs regular solo sketch comedy, and has participated in JFL42’s character showcase. “…Her set became laugh out loud funny. Gellert leans into her own awkwardness with these characters, a self awareness for which should be applauded, because when it worked it really worked.” -Exclaim “The cast handles both the songs and melodramatic story with skill, especially Erica Gellert.” (It Girls: The Musical) -Glen Sumi, NOW Magazine.