Experience of Dave Nystrom
Dave Nystrom found comedy while in school at Vancouver Film School taking an acting program. Originally from Thunder Bay, Dave moved to Ontario in 1994 where he saw his goal of becoming a professional comedian take root. He graduated from the film school, got an agent, and began auditioning. His first audition got him on Showtime’s Beggars and Choosers.
Dave took his stand-up global and toured the United Kingdom. He’s performed at HBO’s prestigious US Comedy and Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado. He filmed a special for Comedy Central in New York and crafted his one-hour TV special for the Canadian Comedy Network. He’s written from CBC’s This Hour has 22 Minutes and won a Canadian Comedy Award and a Writer’s Guild of Canada Award.
He also was awarded The Canadian Ministry of Comedy’s Comedian of the Year Award, The Couille D’Or.
Why Hire Comedian Dave Nystrom
Dave worked with Robin Williams, Bob Saget, Harland Williams, and Norm MacDonald while living in Los Angeles. He’s written for National Lampoon, and filmed a pilot for VH1 in 2016 before moving back to Calgary, Alberta.
Performance Style of Dave Nystrom
He has a conversational style with improvisational humour. Dave connects with the audience using situational humour like common annoyances and being a father. His act works well for private and corporate events, conference, festivals, fundraisers, clubs, conventions, and trade shows.
Works Well in this Type of Event: Private Events, Conferences, Corporate Events, Fairs and Festivals, Comedy Festivals, Sports Events, Casino Events, Charity Events, Comedy Clubs,Conventions, and Trade Shows.
How to book Dave Nystrom
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“One of the festival’s breakout stars”
The Hollywood Reporter, reporting on the HBO Aspen Comedy Arts Festival
“Dave is one of the next generation of great comics”