Comedy Bio

Rush Kazi is a Montreal-born, Toronto-based, non-binary, bipedal, carbon-based stand-up, sketch, and musical comic. Rush uses She/They/He pronouns. A Second City alum, Rush has performed at the following festivals: SheDot, Toronto Fringe, Leelfest, Garden City Comedy Festival, both Toronto and Montreal Sketch Festivals, and has showcased for JFL42. She has produced Toronto’s longest running musical comedy show Comedy Mixtape (nee Off-Key Comedy) since 2013, produces the Asian All-Stars Comedy Showcase series at the iconic Rivoli Pool Hall, and has run the open mic, Laughter Luau since 2012. Rush is a member of the Queer and Present Danger Comedy Collective based in Toronto, and is an alum of the IBPOC LGBTQ Sketch Troupe, Fusion.