Glenn Wool


After beginning his comedy career in his hometown of Vancouver, Glenn moved to London in 1998 and quickly became one of the rising stars of the London comedy circuit. He was nominated as Best International Stand Up at the New Zealand Comedy Awards in 2003 and headlined the Stavinger Comedy Festival in 2004. In 2005, Glenn’s live show ‘You Don’t Go To Hell For Eating Elephants’ debuted at the prestigious Melbourne Comedy Festival and sold out the Edinburgh Festival. In May 2005 Glenn wrote and starred in What’s The Story?, broadcast on Channel 4 as part of Comedy Lab. Since then, Glenn has appeared on numerous BBC television shows including The BBC Stand Up Show, Edinburgh Comedy, Elvis Has Left The Building, Live Floor Show, Comedy Cuts (ITV), and Political Animal.

In 2009, Glenn made his US television debut on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham and signed with CAA. After his appearance at 2010′s Sydney Comedy Festival, he was awarded the 2010 Time Out Sydney Comedy Award for Best of the Fest. He has appeared on John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show on Comedy Central and Paul Provenza’sThe Green Room on Showtime.  Glenn’s albums Let Your Hands Go! and I’ll Ask Her are available through Stand Up! Records in stores and on iTunes.

PERFORMANCE INFO:

The SF Sketchfest Dozen
Friday, February 1st, 10:15pm, Punch Line Comedy Club
Saturday, February 2nd, 7pm, Punch Line Comedy Club

You Made it Weird with Pete Holmes
Saturday, February 2nd, 1pm, Cobb’s Comedy Club

RISK! with Kevin Allison
Saturday, February 2nd, 9:30pm, Eureka Theatre