MIchelle Shaughnessy

bio from ichannel's NO KIDDING series

In the past few years this young comedian has really begun making an impact on the Canadian comedy scene. Rising through the ranks of the comedy clubs, Michelle has gone on to become a headliner in demand. She’s landed television appearances on the Comedy Network, W Network, Bite TV and most recent, CBC.

Not only has she appeared on television, she can also be heard on the radio, on shows such as The Debaters and LOL, both on CBC. On XM/Sirius Satellite radio, Michelle has been on Anything Goes With Darren Frost, Comic Stripped hosted by Ben Miner and her jokes are also in regular rotation on channel 168 Canada Laughs.

Michelle has also attracted the eye of a few festivals in recent years. She’s performed in the Edmonton Comedy Festival, and was a featured performer in the Global Vancouver Comedy Festival. This year Michelle was invited to perform at CBC’s Winnipeg Comedy Festival. Not only did she play a few club shows, this funny lady also performed at a sold out Pantages Playhouse Theatre that was taped for CBC Television and will be airing in 2014.