JON BLAIR

 

Jon Blair has been a fixture in the Toronto sketch comedy community for over 15 years, and a pioneering figure in the city’s solo sketch scene. A former head writer for Comedy Bar’s flagship show Sunday Night Live, Jon has also written and performed four hourlong solo sketch revues and played festivals and shows across Canada and the US. He is a two-time Best of the Fest winner at Toronto Sketchfest, and won Best Newcomer and Best of the Fest at Montreal Sketchfest. During the COVID-19 lockdown, Jon wrote, performed and filmed the one-man sketch series Now More Than Ever, which ran for four half-hour episodes. Jon wrote on five seasons of the CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes, and currently writes for CBC Radio’s Because News With Gavin Crawford.