Toby Vane is a stand up comedian currently in his second year of telling people jokes with over a hundred gigs experience. He has a monthly topical material spot with Tee-Hee@The Tea Box in Richmond and has also performed at The Laughing Horse, Funny Business, Mirth Control, The Comedy Store(Gong Show), Monkey Business, Up The Creek and a closing spot on Friday's comedy stage at VolksFest 2010.
Toby was one of the first comedians to be broadcast live from Funny Business @ The Monarch over the internet with Dai4films. He has already attracted television interest from Lugar Incomum (Brazilian culture show) for the Globo network, the BBC - Don't sit in the front row (pilot) and is putting the finishing touches to his sitcom.
Toby has shared a stage with Maureen Younger, Jay Sodagar, Imran Yusuf, Pippa Evans(Loretta Maine), Abandoman, Geoff Whiting, John Cooper Clarke, Lee Nelson and Rufus Hound.
Finding comedy in the most unexpected places you'll soon discover why he is afraid of chickens and when not to have sex in bars.
Friendly, self deprecating and strange. He enjoys his work, you'll like him.
"An energetic and frenetic performer" - Jay Sodagar
"A very talented comedian" - Jay, The Comedybin
"You only do this for one year?" Didi Wagner, Presenter of Lugar Incomum
"Explosive comedy, hilarious" - Tyrone Atkins, The Lions Den
"A very funny, likeable young man with bags of enthusiasm."- Martin Besserman
Lugar Incomum (Brazilian culture show) - Globo network
Don't sit in the front row - BBC pilot
1st live online comedy night with Dai4films
VolksFest 2010 - Friday's closing act