Shannon Dawn is an up and coming talent who has caught the attention of the WNY comedy scene. She’s a witty, vivacious rocker chick who’s here to party, make everyone laugh, and call the world out on its hypocrisies.
She’s taken 3rd in Magruder's Comedy Contest, performed for 450 people at the Tralf and has been featured in the Dirty Show at Helium, No Hack Comedy Showcase & Rage Against the Vageen in Rochester.
Shannon wins over audiences with her intelligent approach to racy topics and relatable observations peppered with sci-fi and heavy metal lore. An incredibly dynamic and multifaceted performer, Shannon can entertain crowds from any walk of life.
On time, great attitude and okay performance.
Thanks so much Shannon Dawn for a wonderful stand up comedy performance at the Ten Lives Club Comedy Night for the Cats fundraiser! You all put on a FABULOUS show & were ALL hysterical! It was a very successful fundraising event thanks to your very entertaining comic performances! We appreciated your support for the kitties & even incorporating"cats" into your comedy acts - PERFECT!
Price Range: $200+
Gig Length: 10 - 30 minutes
What to Expect
Picture a modern Mae West. Shannon is a hot librarian who loves comic books and heavy metal, so you can bet she's got comedy material for nearly any situation. Clean, dirty, bikers, professionals... just let her go do her thing!
Shannon's show can be clean or dirty, just ask.
Although she's new to stand-up, she's had a mic in her hand since she was 16. Shannon's performing career started in high school when she hosted and produced a punk rock radio show at SUNY Fredonia, later working on and off air for a local radio network.
Shannon hosted the Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz when it first came to Buffalo in 2012 and called roller derby bouts in front of crowds of up to 1,200 for the Queen City Roller Girls from 2006-2013. She's had sexy, comedic bit parts in two movies, "Slime City Massacre" and "Queen City."
Shannon holds a masters in library and information science from the University at Buffalo. She does web content management and social media marketing professionally and has freelanced as a music publicist. That is to say she can be counted on to promote her shows thoroughly.
Past Booked Events
|September 03, 2016 • 11:30am - 11:45am||Nonprofit Event|
|June 06, 2015||Public Event|
Influences & Inspiration
My influences are Louis CK and stage rants from punk rock bands like Sheer Terror and Motorhead.
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