Sharon Mahoney / Standup comics, comedians and comedy writers from the finest talent roster in Canada
Sharon Mahoney is an award-winning comedian, actress, and street performer who has travelled the globe for over twenty years performing at world-class festivals and comedy clubs. Sharon has performed in Australia, NZ, USA, Europe, UK, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Africa, and more. With a background in improvisational acting from Second City in Toronto and a degree in Theatre Arts and Psychology, Sharon is a versatile performer, who successfully provokes and pushes the boundaries of social norms. Her stand-up comedy can be seen on national TV, she has recorded for Just For Laughs Originals, and she headlines and hosts comedy clubs around the world. Her most recent award-winning solo show; was produced at the Edinburgh fringe and toured festivals in Australia, UK, and Canada with rave reviews, sold-out houses and standing ovations. Sharon is an incredibly engaging performer who strives to make a connection with her audience while metaphorically grabbing them by the short and curlies. The UK Times described her as a, "Cross between Hunter .S. Thompson and Bette Midler", and she has shared the stage with some of the most established names in the comedy industry.