Alex Nussbaum has presented himself comedically across the Canadian entertainment landscape. From his standup debut on CTV/Comedy Network's Comedy Now to his follow-up on CBC's Just for Laughs and Vancouver Comedyfest, through his appearances on Video On Trial and numerous Canadian & U.S. national TV ads, Alex is a familiar face, and voice. His debut comedy CD, Absolutely Free!*, continues to run in heavy rotation throughout North America on SiriusXM. He's also received a Canadian Comedy Award nomination for Best Male Stand-up and was chosen Best Comedy Show of the Year in Toronto's NOW Magazine.
While performing standup, Alex continues to provide numerous character voices for animated programs on Teletoon and the Cartoon Network, most notably over two dozen guest voices on Pink Panther and Pals including the supporting lead, "Big Nose”.
Nussbaum is not new to animation. Back in in his day-job days, he worked on the drawing side of things - designing characters, props, locations or whatever new hat the main character happened to be wearing that episode. He did this over several years for many shows including Magic School Bus, George & Martha, and that Ace Ventura cartoon a few people watched.
After a short time away from stand-up, Nussbaum returned to the stage with his debut one man show at the Toronto Fringe Festival, "Handbook to the Future: A Brave New Worrier”, which won Patrons' Pick.
Alex is excited to have recently released his latest album, "A Number of Bits", at the North By Northeast Music and Arts Festival as well as digitally on iTunes. He's similarly thrilled for his new Just for Laughs gala to air in August on CBC.
*Not actually free
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"a number of bits" ALBUM TOUR
Nov 13-15: Yuk Yuks St. John's, NL
Nov 6-8: Yuk Yuks Halifax
Oct 24-25: Yuk Yuks London
Sept 4-6: Yuk Yuks Ottawa
Aug 19-23 & 26-30: Rumor's Comedy Club, Winnipeg
Aug 8-9: Yuk Yuks Edmonton
July 30-Aug 2: Yuk Yuks Calgary
CD RELEASE PARTY - NXNE FESTIVAL
June 19 @ 8pm - Studio Bar - 824 Dundas St. W., Toronto
May 29-31: Yuk Yuks Mississauga
April 11-12: Yuk Yuks Kitchener
April 2-6: Yuk Yuks Toronto - Comedy Album taping
My newly released second comedy album, "A Number of Bits" is now available - just click on the STORE button or you can download it on iTunes. I will be touring the album in the next bunch of months so go ahead, check out my SHOWS, and sign yourself up to my email list for future news and other fun.
Otherwise, you can hear my first album on Sirius XM satellite radio across North America and my second Just for Laughs gala will be airing on CBC at the end of August.
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