The comedians for Raise The Woof events change depending on the tour. With the interest of sustainability at the forefront, the show is always high impact and features comedians with TV, Comedy Festival and other industry credentials, ensuring a fundraiser filled with laughter!


Here are some comedians that work with Raise The Woof:



Steve Mazan

A very well accomplished comedian, Steve has won an Emmy for writing on The Ellen Degeneres Show. He’s the star of the award winning documentary Dying To Do Lettermen, as well as appearances on Comedy Central, The Craig Ferguson Show, Comics Unleashed and Ted Talks.

Lamont Ferguson

His act is clever, intelligent, original and insightful. He is considered to be a professional amongst professionals. Lamont started a company in 1999 called Sprocket Entertainment. Sprocket Entertainment is produces the critically acclaimed “West Coast Funnies” currently touring the Western part of the US. The comedy variety show has been called by Time-Warner cable as “The west coast’’s answer to Saturday Night Live!” Lamont’’s comedy role models are people like Bill Cosby, Jerry Seinfeld and Jim Carrey. Ferguson has appeared on Comedy Central, Comics Unleashed and ABC’’s Family Channel. He has the distinction of being one of the only comics in the country that has opened for all of the following comedians: Bill Cosby, Steve Harvey, George Lopez, Larry Miller, Garry Shandling, Richard Jeni, and George Carlin.

Gabriel Rutldege

A past winner of the prestigous Seattle International Comedy Competition, Gabriel has made television appearances on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham as well as the nationally syndicated Comedy.TV.He is also a frequent guest on the Bob and Tom radio show, heard in over 150 cities.

He has performed at the HBO/TBS Comedy Festival in Las Vegas and The Great American Comedy Festival held in Johnny Carson’s home town of Norfolk Nebraska.

James Uloth

Using combination of story telling mixed with set up punchlines, James makes observations on every day situations we can all relate with. James has done over 2000 shows in 4 different countries and featured at The Edinburgh Comedy Festival, San Luis Obispo Comedy Festival and many others.

Lars Callieou

Lars has been featured on XM Radio, CBC TV and Radio (The Debaters), CTV, Comedy Network and Shaw Cable. He’s been a familiar voice on air in Edmonton over the last five years, hosting his own comedy radio show on CJSR 88.5 FM Wednesdays at midnight. In 2008 he was a Finalist in the Seattle International Comedy Competition. Having performed at hundreds of clubs, corporate events, cruise ships and colleges.