David Merry

Fri, Feb 15, 2019
Sat, Feb 16, 2019

David Merry

David Merry has been Canada’s premiere comic magician and has travelled the globe making people laugh for the last thirty years. He is a past recipient of Canada’s “Club Comic of The Year” award and has been nominated at the Canadian Comedy Awards for “Best One Man Show” and “Best Variety Act.”

He regularly performs in Las Vegas at the MGM Hotel and Casino, in Atlantic City at the Tropicana and on the world’s best cruise ships.

David has been opening act for Jerry Seinfeld, Howie Mandel, Steven Wright and was a joke writer for Rodney Dangerfield and Joan Rivers.

He is a United States patent holder and lectures, performs, invents and sells magical apparatus to magicians all over the world. He played on a professional blackjack team in Las Vegas in 1980-81, has written has a book on roulette called RE-INVENTING THE WHEEL and currently plays poker semi-professionally, having played in the World Series of Poker three times. After attending Q school he became a golf professional and played in events on the Canadian Tour in 1997. He has recently launched a new site where he writes and produces comedy short films, commercial spoofs and his award nominated web based comedy series “The Shitdisturber”.

He lives in Toronto with his wife Cathy and three children, spending half of his time performing and the other half writing. He is shopping a totally new sitcom concept never seen before on television “BELLEVUE COUNTRY CLUB” and has recently completed two feature length screenplays. A suspense thriller, “TRUE ALIBIS” and a horror movie “DEAD AND BREAKFAST”, both of which are for sale.