Friday, September 20th
18:30 — 22:00
Join us for our evening of entertainment! Come network with peers and enjoy the culinary delights prepared by the amazing chefs of the Brookstreet Hotel. After dinner, laugh with our comedians and then dance the evening away with friends as our DJ takes over the floor.
Ottawa Stand up comic Matt Carter is a Veteran of Montreal Just for Laughs Festival, is a Canadian Comedy Award nominee and has been featured on Sirius XM radio. In 2018 he was a feature performer for Chris D’Elia on his Follow the Leader Tour.
Since 2003, Brendan has become an internationally touring headliner; Appearing on CBC’s Laugh Out Loud, Much More Music, Bite TV, George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, and more.
He has performed at Just For Laughs, the 1000 Islands Comedy Festival, The LOL Sudbury Comedy Festival to sold out audiences and standing ovations three years in a row, as well as The Crack Up Festival’s closing gala for 2300 people at the National Arts Center, and The Crack Up’s Summer Fest Gala two separate years.
Brendan’s performed all over the world, including several overseas tours in the Middle East and Africa, performing for troops with Armed Forces Entertainment in Dubai, Kuwait, Iraq, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Turkey, Egypt, and more. He also recently filmed his first comedy special called, “Make It A Double,” available on DVD, iTunes, Spotify and XM Radio. He is also a mainstay for both Ottawa, and Montreal Comiccon hosting various celebrity panels.
Brendan’s intriguing high energy, laid back, free-flowing style with clever story telling and creative analogies prove why he’s more observant than your creepy neighbour, why people are talking about his impressive talent, and why he isn’t the “next anyone”, he’s the first Brendan McKeigan.