Leland Klassen

Leland Klassen
Topics: Stand Up Comedians
Traveling From: Vancouver 
Fees:$2,501 - $5,000
Availabilities: Call Toll Free 1.800.693.6665 or complete our Request Form
Leland Klassen

Leland Klassen is a Stand-Up Comedian who is proudly known as Canada’s premier Clean Comedian.

Experience: In 1997, Leland Klassen was a finalist in the search for Canada’s Funniest New Comic and delivered two hilarious performances in the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal, where he was named runner-up for Canada’s Homegrown Comic Competition. From there, Leland headlined at clubs across the US and Canada. He also displayed his talent on radio and television and was a regular on the syndicated radio show Pure Comedy Radio as well as featured twice on CBC radio’s Madly Off in All Directions. Leland was also recognized for excellence in the television world. He was awarded the BCAB 2002 Broadcast Performer of Tomorrow award for his comedy as host of Retro on NOW TV in Vancouver. Leland Klassen continues to pursue his first love which is entertaining audiences with his hilarious yet clean stand-up comedy.

Performance Style: With his unique intelligence and wit, Leland uses his farm boy charm and handsome Mennonite good looks, delivering clever observations and rich life experiences to create a one-of-a-kind show. As well, Leland provides his clean, Christian comedy for outreach events, church ministry, Christian comedy night and more.

Works Well in this Type of Event:  Private Events, Colleges and Schools, Holiday Parties, Corporate Events, Cruise Lines, Comedy Festivals, Sports Events, Casino Events, Charity Events, Conventions, and Trade Shows. In addition, Leland is ideal for Church-Wide Outreach Events, Youth Events, Singles Comedy Night, Marriage Events

Contact: You can request information on our entertainment options through our on-line request form. Or, you can call us Toll Free at 1.800.693.6665

Credits

Halifax Comedy Fest 2014
Just for Laughs in Montreal, 1999, 2001, 2004 and 2014
Host of Popcorn TV
Featured on Thou Shalt Laugh 5
Host of Comedy Tournament
Co-Host GMA Canada 2009, 2012 and 2013
Promise Keepers Canada
Episode of the US syndicated comedy series “Bananas”
Two of his own television series’ on the West Coast as well as appearing on many other programs across Canada and the US, including CBC Television, Comedy Network, YTV, Global, Star TV, and Discovery Kids

Testimonials

“Leland Klassen is a great addition to any event. In a world where life is sometimes overwhelming, Leland helps people step back and find a way to laugh again. More importantly, he is a great guy to work with behind the scenes.”
Kirk Giles, Director, Promise Keepers

“Leland Klassen was very funny … with impressive physical comedy using his long, gangly legs and huge hands to portray a variety of absurd situations.”
Star Phoenix, Saskatoon

“..one funny guy. Canada’s premiere clean comedian”
Easy Living Profiles Magazine

“Leland Klassen has raised the bar for Canadian comedy”
Prince Albert Daily Herald

“Leland Klassen is a great performer with a remarkable sense of timing and a good gauge of his audiences mood”
Vue Magazine