Pro Show - All Female! @ 7pm
The best female comedians in the country live at Insignia Hotel!
Headliner: Courtney Gilmour
Featuring: Olivia Stadler and Lauren Crighton.
Hosted By: Adrienne Fish
Courtney Gilmour is a JUNO nominated stand up comedian and television writer. She is one
of Canada's most unique voices and sought after comedy talents, named by NOW
Magazine as “one of the top 10 stage artists to watch”. She delivered a breakout
performance at the 2017 Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal by winning the Homegrown
Comics Competition and filming a set for Kevin Hart's LOL Network. Courtney's victory at
the 2017 Just For Laughs Homegrown was the first by a female comic in the 19 year history
of the event. In 2018 she topped it with televised performances at CBC’s Winnipeg and
Halifax comedy festivals, as well as a triumphant return to Montreal to tape a set for The
Comedy Network at Just for Laughs.
Courtney is a regular at the Just For Laughs festival with multiple headlining shows at Just
For Laughs Toronto, a filmed TV set for CBC’s New Wave of Stand Up in Vancouver, and
many appearances at the JFL flagship festival in Montreal including a televised
performance on The Howie Mandel All Stars Gala airing on The CW Network.
Her solo Fringe show “‘Congratulations!’ Stories of Achievement, Embarrassment, &
Self-Worth” debuted at the Toronto Fringe Festival in summer 2019 and was met with sold
out shows as well as multiple awards including Best of Fringe and Patrons’ Pick, earning
her three extra performance runs and acceptance into the Brighton Fringe Festival in the
She has written for and made appearances on The Beaverton, CBC’s The Debaters, Space
Dragon & Kim, and CBC’S Humour Resources alongside Jon Dore and Sarah Silverman,
and most recently she can be seen on two episodes of CTV Comedy’s Roast Battle
Canada. In 2022 Courtney competed in the second season of Canada’s Got Talent, during
her semi-finals performance she got the judges’ vote to go straight to the finals as one of
the top 8. You can catch her touring around the country with Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Clubs and
heard regularly on SiriusXM and CBC LOL.
Her debut stand up album “Let Me Hold Your Baby” was released under Comedy Records
in 2022 and was nominated for a JUNO award in 2023. Courtney’s warm, accessible, and
intelligent brand of stand up has made her a hit with audiences nationwide.
Olivia Stadler is a comedian and TV writer, most notably for the award-winning Crave original show
Letterkenny. Olivia was nominated for Breakout Comic of the year in 2020, just two years after being
nominated for Newcomer Comic of the year in 2018. She can be seen on Just For Laughs' Roast Battle
Canada seasons 1, 2 & 3 on CTV Comedy and Crave. In Fall of 2023 Olivia heads out on her 8-city
theatre standup tour for Letterkenny Presents.
Olivia is sharp, observant, and unapologetically honest both onstage and off - she makes as much or
more content for the internet as she does for the stage, so be sure to check out her socials!
As a graduate from the TV writing program at UCLA in 2020, she has been working tirelessly on
independent and collaborative comedy and web projects, including story-editing on an upcoming digital
CBC series created by Bobbi Summers.
With big ass hair, Adrienne Fish has been making her mark on Canada’s
comedy scene. Based in Toronto, Adrienne has recorded four performances
for national television, including an appearance at Montreal's Just For Laughs
Festival as part of Canada's Homegrown Comics, airing on CTV Comedy
Channel and CraveTV. She has appeared on Season 2 of CTV's Roast Battle
Canada and is regularly featured across North America on Sirius XM radio.
An award-winning comedian, Adrienne earned COCA Comedian of The Year
honors in 2019 as the top comedian for Canadian colleges and Universities
and was nominated for two Canadian Comedy Awards including Breakout
Artist of the Year. She's loud, she's playful and she's also really cool, man!