Author Archives: Michael Jagdeo

About Michael Jagdeo

My name's Michael Jagdeo, and I refuse to write about myself in the third person. I'm a Comedian from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In addition to honing my stand-up comedy act, I maintain this blog and write the weekly comedy article for blogTO.com.

Never Meant to Publish This

Lol I’m so mean to myself sometimes, but goddamn that middle picture is hilarious… This is a story about mystical experiences had whilst practising P90X Yo-gaahh… Not Yoguh, Yo-gaahh… Copped collard greens; rolled it like tassa. Bissessar. In the old … Continue reading

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NO CROWD WORK ALLOWED

It’s the day of the comedy competition at Absolute Comedy, one of the top 4 comedy clubs in the city, and I’m nervous. Not as nervous as I used to be, though. I start preparing around 4ish. I’m just not … Continue reading

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This Is What Happens When You Face Your Fears

Background: There are five comics and three audience members in the bar. Two of the audience members, a white girl and a tall black guy, appear to be a couple. Crowd Work/Improv – 0:00 – 1:01 Material – 1:01 – … Continue reading

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How to Grab Your Fuckin Balls and Overcome Your Fears

Disclaimer: This post will make more sense if you read this first.Dear Diary, Right as I was about to take the stage, the host whispered in my ear, Hey man, we’re running late; I don’t know you, and so I … Continue reading

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Getting Back On The Horse

Dear Diary, On June 2nd, I entered a comedy competition. Here’s the email I sent: It’s June 27th today, and I don’t even recognize the person who wrote that. Long story short, I’m back. Here’s my advice for anyone looking … Continue reading

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