Luke Lynndale is a stand-up comedian, improvisor, actor and writer. He is known for his humor based on the commonplace aspects of everyday life and turning them into hilarious comedy. 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 produces improv, sketch, stand-up, and variety shows. His producer credits include: The Lynndale Comedy Hour (2013-14), Normando (2013-18), DUO DAD Does the Holidays (2015), Mockingbird (2017-20), Women of Comedy (2019-20), Comedy of Toronto (2019-20), Best Stand-Up Set (2019-20), Best Damn Stand-Up Comedy Show (2019-20), The Funniest Show on The Danforth (2019-20), Luke Lynndale Does Your Jokes (2019-20), and This Is How We Duo (2020).
Luke has studied improv at The Second City, UCB, Bad Dog Theatre, The Social Capital, The Annoyance, iO, and The Improv Retreat. He has taken improv classes led by some legendary teachers which include Armando Diaz, Charna Halpern, Jill Bernard, Joe Bill, Will Hines, Dave Razowsky, Christian Capozzoli, Susan Messing, Rich Sohn, Rebecca Sohn, Tara DeFrancisco, Bruce Hunter, Jan Caruana, Ken Hall, Lisa Merchant, Matt Folliott, Ralph MacLeod, Rob Norman, Ted Hallett, Isaac Kessler, Frank McAnulty, Paul Constable, Lindsay Leese, Becky Johnson, and Kevin Patrick Robbins. He is a graduate of longform programs at both The Assembly and Impatient Theatre Company (ITC). He is also a graduate of the Sketch Writing Program at The Second City.
“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.
2020 U.S. Comedy Contest, California
2020 Comedian of The North Competition, finalist, Thunder Bay.
2019 Comedy Brawl Competition, Toronto.
2019 Nestival Festival, Columbus, OH.
2018 Best of Toronto Sketch, Toronto.
2018 Boston Improv Festival, Boston, MA.
2018 Comedy Brawl Competition, Toronto.
2018 World’s Biggest Improv Tournament, Toronto.
2017 Big City Improv Festival, Toronto.
2017 Comedy Brawl Competition, Toronto.
2017 World’s Biggest Improv Tournament, Toronto.
2016 World’s Biggest Improv Tournament, Toronto.
2013 Big City Improv Festival, Toronto.