The Canadian Association of Stand-up Comedians
was formed in 2017 to represent the first-ever unified voice for comedians in Canada.

CASC Mission

To build a thriving and dynamic comedy industry in Canada,

CASC will engage aspiring and established professional Canadian comedians through advocacy, career opportunity, support for programming, as well as professional development and industry education. CASC will strive to enrich and further Canada’s professional comedy industry domestically and abroad.

April 12, 2021

All-New Original Series, ROAST BATTLE CANADA

CTV Comedy Channel, Just For Laughs, and Counterfeit Pictures Partner for All-New Original Series, ROAST BATTLE CANADA CTV Comedy Channel and Just For Laughs are stepping […]
March 29, 2021

Virtual Green Room with Mike Wilmot

CASC is excited to announce the first installment of what we hope will be a series of ‘Virtual Green Room’ mentorship sessions — starting with none […]
March 26, 2021

Explore and Create Program

Are you an artist thinking about applying for a grant? Apply under the Explore and Create program. As announced earlier this month, the Canada Council for the Arts has […]
December 11, 2020

Canada Does Not Recognize Me

Comedy is one of Canada’s greatest exports. We celebrate our nation’s history of excellence in comedy, and have pride in our country’s long list of Comedy […]
December 8, 2020

A letter from the incoming President, Monty Scott:

It is an exciting day for me as it is my first as President of CASC. It will be a pleasure to help steer our organization […]
October 13, 2020

CASC Invited to Cultural Human Resources Council’s Cross-Sectoral Recovery Roundtable

The Cultural Human Resources Council has launched the Cross-Sectoral Recovery Roundtable (CSRR) project, and CASC will participate in the Roundtables in October and November! To represent […]

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