No newcomer to comedy, Shannon’s unique writing style and sense of irony set him apart from other comics. His unflinching ability to make fun of himself, and anyone else he feels like, shows his comedic courage knows no bounds.
Writing all his own material from personal and often mind boggling experiences, Shannon offers a hilarious and welcome new voice to comedy.
Price Range: $300-1500
Gig Length: 30 - 60 minutes
What to Expect
Stand up comedy written and performed by Shannon Thompson.
on Thompson's Comedian Bio
Bio Shannon Thompson is no lightweight when it comes to comedy. With his brothel-sized vocabulary and rye (wry) sense of irony, he slays audiences like a modern day Samurai after a drunken binge. Shannon has used his unique perspective on life, not to mention his unusual experiences, to create a comedic prose like no other. As a child Shannon would spend countless hours engaged in swearing contests with the other neighborhood children, and was almost always victorious. This naturally led to a budding interest in humor, and eventually stand up comedy. He has performed at: Skyline Comedy Cafe, The Loonie Bin, The Minnesota Comedy Club, The Joke Joint Comedy Club, Nitwits and many others. He is also a founding member of the comedy troupe, Intellectual Delinquents.
Influences & Inspiration
Dave Attel and Joe DeRosa.
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