Lisa Merchant

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Is a multiple nominee and winner of 3 Canadian Comedy Awards for Best Female Improvisor and ensemble for Monkey Toast – The Live Improvised Talk Show. Lisa was one of the cast of the Gemini nominated Joe Blow Show. She created and produced Toronto’s longest running comedy festival, March of Dames. Some television credits include: Private Eyes, American Gods, Degrassi XV, Murdoch Mysteries, Train 48, Go Girl!, to name a few. She co-produces and performs monthly in Monkey Toast, now in its 16th year. She is a 25+ year Senior Faculty member at The Second City Training Centre and corporate facilitator with Bad Dog Theatre, The Second City Works division and privately. Additionally she is extremely proud to have delivered improvisation workshops to Canada’s OlympicTeam hopefuls for the London 2012 Summer Games as well as Sochi 2014 Winter Games.

She is constantly in search of a better cinnamon bun and butter tart!