Ian Karmel

Date: Sunday June 25th 2017
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm


He's finally back! Ian Karmel Returns to Toronto for 5 shows!
The breakout performer from JFL42's 2014 festival, Ian Karmel returns for a fun weekend at Comedy Bar

Friday June 23rd ? Sunday June 25th
with guest Phoebe Bottoms on all 5 shows

Marc Maron: "I was like, holy shit this guy's strong. Holy shit how am I gonna follow that? This guy's an ANIMAL. This Ian Karmel fella. He's a big boy, with a big tone, big jokes."

Ian Karmel is an LA-based stand-up comedian, actor, and writer originally from Portland, Oregon. He currently writes for the Emmy award winning The Late Late Show with James Cordon, of which Ian was one of the founding writers in the the show's 2015 re-creation.

Previously a staff writer and round table regular on E!'s Chelsea Lately, Ian has also preformed stand-up on Conan, The Late Late Show, and Comedy Central. His debut comedy album 9.2 on Pitchfork was released last year to rave reviews. Ian's latest production is his podcast All Fantasy Everything, funny people and experts coming together to fantasy draft pop culture.

Hometown hero, Ian played an instrumental role in Portland, Oregon's comedy renaissance and was voted Portland's Funniest Person in 2011 ? beloved for his appearances on IFC's Portlandia, the Blazers wrap-up show Talkin' Ball, and now 4 years running weekly column in the Portland Mercury. With roots in improv, Ian's training includes The Groundlings and the Upright Citizens Brigade.