Project Description

Steve Hobbs is an actor/comedian and a long-time Toronto improviser. A graduate of the Second City Conservatory sketch and Longform programs, he’s most known for his comedic stage performances in hit Toronto Fringe shows like “Behold the Barfly!” (2016, 5N’s – Now Magazine) and his co-written and produced “Everything Is Fine” (2014, 4N’s – Now Magazine, 4.5 stars – The Torontoist). He’s been featured at international comedy festivals (Detroit Improv Festival, North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, NYC’s Del Close Marathon) with groups like the monthly James Bond-themed show “Double Oh!”, and previously headlined Impatient Theatre Co. comedy nights with “El Fantoma”. Off-stage, he’s a satiric writer (The Second City Network, CBC Punchline and the Beaverton), co-wrote the 48-hour film challenge 2016 Toronto-finalist “Fumbled”, and his most recent TV appearance was on CBC’s “Canada: the Story of Us”. When he’s not performing or writing, he’s proud to be coaching/teaching comedy skills to both adults and youth, and LOVES hosting in his hometown at the Markham Fair!