Luke Lynndale is a Toronto-based comedian, writer and actor. When Luke is performing, hang on for the ride – it’s fast and hilarious. Luke is high energy and rants about the absurdities that affect his life. His raw truth creates a visceral reaction in audiences while they laugh. Luke has toured Los Angeles and Michigan. He has performed at notable comedy clubs including Yuk Yuks, Absolute Comedy, New York Comedy Club, Flappers Comedy Club, and The Comedy Chateau. He’s been featured at comedy festivals including – Salem Comedy Festival, NY Underground Festival, Nestival Festival, and Boston Improv Festival.
In 2020, he was a finalist in the Comedian of The North comedy competition in Thunder Bay, ON. He is a graduate of The Second City Sketch Program, Montreal School of Performing Arts, co-founder of critically acclaimed improv duo, DUO DAD, and founding member of Shakespeare improv troupe, We Happy Few. Luke’s acting credits include Betrayal (Montreal School of Performing Arts), and Arsenic and Old Lace (Village Players).
Luke has studied improv at UCB, The Annoyance, iO, The Second City, Bad Dog Theatre, The Social Capital, and The Improv Retreat. He has taken improv classes led by some legendary teachers which include Will Hines, Hal Rudnick, Billy Merritt, Armando Diaz, Charna Halpern, Jill Bernard, Joe Bill, Dave Razowsky, Brandon Gardner, Toni Charline, Christian Capozzoli, Susan Messing, Rich Sohn, Rebecca Sohn, Tara DeFrancisco, Bruce Hunter, Jon Bander, Jan Caruana, Ken Hall, Lisa Merchant, Matt Folliott, Ralph MacLeod, Rob Norman, Ted Hallett, Isaac Kessler, Frank McAnulty, Paul Constable, Lindsay Leese, Todd Fasen, Becky Johnson, and Kevin Patrick Robbins. He is a graduate of longform programs at both The Assembly and Impatient Theatre Company (ITC).
“Luke is a very naturally funny guy that brings fresh comedy bits every time we see him! Never a dull moment when Luke is on stage.” – Mike Davies.
2022 Finger Lakes Comedy Festival, Ithaca, NY.
2022 The Comedy Chateau International Comedy Festival, Los Angeles, CA.
2021 Salem Comedy Festival, Salem, MA.
2020 NY Underground Festival, New York, NY.
2020 U.S. Comedy Contest, California.
2020 Vintage Comedy Festival, Boston, MA.
2020 Comedian of The North Competition, finalist, Thunder Bay, ON.
2019 Comedy Brawl Competition, Toronto, ON.
2019 Nestival Festival, Columbus, OH.
2018 Best of Toronto Sketch, Toronto, ON.
2018 Boston Improv Festival, Boston, MA.
2018 Comedy Brawl Competition, Toronto.
2018 World’s Biggest Improv Tournament, Toronto, ON.
2017 Big City Improv Festival, Toronto, ON.
2017 Comedy Brawl Competition, Toronto, ON.
2017 World’s Biggest Improv Tournament, Toronto, ON.
2016 World’s Biggest Improv Tournament, Toronto, ON.
2013 Big City Improv Festival, Toronto, ON.