Train Wreck Comedy is thrilled to be teaming up with the Kelowna Actors Studio on August 12, with two of the top comedians working today. The shows will be headlined by Paul Myrehaug, who is best known as a regular on the famous Snowed In Comedy Tour and his many appearances on radio and television. Both shows will also feature the hilarious Scott Dumas from Canmore Alberta, who you can hear regularly on Sirius XM radio.
Winner of Alberta’s Search for Funniest New Comic in his first year of comedy, but was disqualified for going over his allotted time, by 26 seconds. “They wouldn’t stop laughing,” he says in defence.
Along with performing numerous corporate functions, fundraisers, Xmas parties and golf tournaments, he has headlined comedy clubs from coast-to-coast
He has worked with accomplished comedians such as Harland Williams, Tommy Chong, Emo Phillips, Mike MacDonald, Judah Friedlander, Ari Shaffir, and Gilbert Godfried. He has showcased for numerous prestigious festivals over his 20-year career, including the YYCOMEDY Festival in Calgary, as well as the 13th Anniversary show for the prestigious and long-running, Comedy Monday Night.
Canadian-born and currently pastured in Europe, Paul Myrehaug is a multi-award-winning stand-up comedian and mediocre actor. Paul Myrehaug has nearly 20 years of stand-up comedy experience. Over a dozen televised appearances and over 40 different countries toured around the globe.
Early in his career Paul placed runner-up in the prestigious Seattle International Comedy Competition, a finalist in the Boston Comedy Competition eventually winning the 2007 “Great Canadian Laugh Off” as seen on The Comedy Network.
Paul has made appearances on:
· “Comedy Now! Hour Special” – CTV
· The Comedy Network “Uten Grenser”
· Comedy Special – Comedy Central Scandinavia
· “Just For Laughs” – The Comedy Network
· CBC “Altitude Comedy Festival”
· ITV4 United Kingdom
· “The Debaters” – CBC Radio One
· “Ha!ifax Comedy Festival”
· CBC “Canadian Comedy Shorts”
· The Comedy Network
· “CMT Star” CMT Television
Myrehaug has also Entertained the Armed Forces in Afghanistan, Iraq, Kuwait, Kosovo, United Kingdom, and a Battleship off the coast of Italy.
Today, Paul is part of the “Snowed In Comedy Tour” that stretches coast to coast in 60 Canadian cities starting in Prince Rupert B.C. every January and ending in St. John’s Newfoundland in May. He then spends the rest of the year based in Europe where he’s a tour support act for the ever-popular Ed Byrne on his UK hit shows “Spoiler Alert” and “If I’m Honest”.