Sara Hennessey’s is the 2013 Canadian Comedy Award (CCA) winner for Best Female Stand Up in Canada. She's also a member of the highly acclaimed Toronto comedy collective Laugh Sabbath. Other stand up highlights include: performing at JUST FOR LAUGHS Montreal, where she opened for Todd Barry's 'The Crowdwork Show'; Andy Kindler's Alternative Show, and recorded an ALL ACCESS TELEVISION special, hosted by Hannibal Buress (Broad City, outing Bill Cosby as a rapist). Sara was also a featured performer at JFL42, 2014, and has performed on several other comedy festivals such as NXNE, Boston Comedy Festival, Halifax Pop Explosion, and San Francisco Sketch Fest!
Sara's also a two-time CCA Nominee for her web-series 'Goodbye Sara Hennessey' & short film 'Secret Clubhouse'. She's also a household name to Canadian teens for her regular appearances on Video On Trial (FUSE TV & MUCH). Catch Sara’s 'All Access' debut on The Comedy Network this summer, and on CBC’s new show 'Fool Canada', starring Will Sasso. Sara was a staff writer on the CTV sitcom ‘Spun Out’, starring Dave Foley. She's also written for many other television series, including City TV's new sketch show ‘Sunnyside’, and CBC’s comedy website ‘Punchline’.
“Watch Goodbye Sara Hennessey, lady of Toronto who is hilarious” -Maria Bamford.