About Me


Catherine McCormick – I’m a writer, storyteller, stand up comic, and arts facilitator.

You may be interested in my workshop and course offerings.

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10 Up-And-Coming Lesbian Comedians To Fangirl Over


Top 40 Hot Queer Women in Comedy

After Ellen

“Hilarious queer comedian.”

Rookie Magazine

  • Losing It Season 3 – MTV Canada
  • Women’s Funny Fest (Chicago)
  • Women in Comedy Festival (Boston)
  • SheDot Comedy Festival (Toronto)
  • Black Box Comedy Festival (Atlanta)

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Her act is first-rate.

NOW Magazine

“…had the audience howling with laughter and generated the biggest ovation of the night.”

Live With Culture

“…her jokes and personality stole the show.”

The Friendly Satirist


“Young Voices Storytelling Workshop” – Toronto Public Library, 2015

“Your Story Matters” –  Toronto Young Voices Conference, 2015

“Storytelling and the Art of Personal Narrative” – Feminist Art Conference, 2015

“Taking Up Space” – Toronto Feminist Art Conference, 2014

Panelist & Facilitator, Loving Me Conference, 2014

“Goodman’s Presents Women in Comedy” – Women in Film & Television Toronto


“She has a way of weaving levity and humour into her storytelling that allows us, as audience members, to connect with the truth of each of her stories…She is a true trailblazer for female comedic storytellers in Toronto.” – Arianne Shaffer, Storyteller and Curator of Love Letters To A Friend

“[McCormick] commands the undivided attention of the audience effortlessly and never fails to both move and entertain in equal measure.” – Marilla Wex, Professional British Person


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