Damonde is a hilarious stand-up comedian, so much so that Canada’s National newspaper, The Globe & Mail, hailed him as "Comedy’s new Superhero, and perhaps this country’s finest comedic storyteller." His laid-back style and unique comic voice have made him a favourite across Canada and the US.
In 2006 Damonde became the first Canadian in its 27-year history to win the illustrious Seattle International Comedy Competition. (The largest of its kind in the U.S) This was a three-week long event and Damonde did 17 shows to be crowned the champion!
Damonde was also awarded the Gold Medal performance for top comedic act at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver.
His TV comedy specials have aired on CTV, CBC, HBO, Comedy Network and Comedy Central. His radio stints include CBC’s The Debaters and Madly Off in All Directions, and he has appeared at every comedy festival in North America including the New Faces Gala at Just for Laughs.
Damonde has shared the stage with comedy legends, Robin Williams, Tim Allen and Bob Saget, just to name a few. He has appeared in both film and television, is an accomplished screen writer with two TV shows and one movie currently in development.
You can hear him weekly on his breakout hit podcast, Funnier Than Gretzky.
Funnier than Gretzky is a weekly podcast featuring two of the funniest hockey gurus on the planet, Damonde Tschritter and Dan Quinn. Damonde and Dan invite guests each week to talk their take on the greatest hockey stories, players, events, teams and games in the history of hockey. Guests include fellow comedians, hockey players, sports radio personalities, etc.
Funnier than Gretzky is also available for your special event, theatre production, etc. The live Funnier than Gretzky Show is always followed by a comedy show featuring some of Vancouver's finest comedians.