Melanie Rose / Standup comics, comedians and comedy writers from the finest talent roster in Canada
For more than nine years Melanie has been a fixture on the Vancouver comedy scene and in comedy venues across Canada. Whether in a club, festival or on television Melanie wows audiences with raw, honest insights on love, marriage, divorce, mental illness and trials of everyday life. She was featured on the critically acclaimed APTN show She Kills Me, performed at Am Woman! Hear Me Laff!, Victoria’s Funny Women’s Festival and Victoria International Buskers Festival.
In addition to her standup comedy, Melanie is dedicated to working with mental health organizations to help remove the stigma of mental health. In 2015 Melanie envisioned and produced MEDICATED: A crazy night of comedy in Victoria to raise funds for Victoria Cool Aid Society. Her new vision is to produce Heavy Mental Comedy, a fundraiser for the DTES. She has also been invited to perform for Public Health Association of BC, Pacific Blue Cross, Correctional Services and numerous medical health professional associations. Melanie has opened for some great comedians including Nikki Payne, Will C, Dave Coulier, Caroline Rhea, and Canadian legend Mike MacDonald.