Johnny Bagpipes Johnston Bagpipes Comedian
AFTER DINNER COMEDIAN
Johnny Bagpipes Johnston’s appearances:
Montreal’s Just For Laughs and Halifax Comedy Festival
South African Comedy Festival
CBC’s Madly Off in all Directions
Open Mike with Mike Bullard
Johnny Bagpipes has opened for many acts:
Rich Little, Phish, Kansas, Stephen Stills, Blue Rodeo, 54/40, and Kim Mitchell
In 1998 Johnny Bagpipes teamed with longtime friend and director Todd Korgan. Together they made the 12 minute short film entitled Johnny Bagpipes. Playing in over 50 film festivals around the world, the film has received critical acclaim and won many awards. It has been optioned to become a full-length feature film.
Johnny also filmed a special feature for the Bravo Television Channel called They Pipe Among Us, in September 2002.
More than just plaid, Johnny Bagpipes Johnston delivers his hilarious comedy performance with a Scottish twist that bowls audiences over!
When Rock and Roll collides with the pipes you will find Johnny.
From Flower of Scotland to Van Halen!
He is sure to get your group going!
“He kept the crowd laughing for the entire length of his performance… He poked fun at things everyone could relate to. When he played the bagpipes, we heard such a wonderful variety of sounds, good entertainment indeed.” –General Motors of Canada
“Not only is Johnny a very funny guy, he is a very warm man who always puts others first. We are indeed lucky to have Johnny as a Canadian comic; even more fortunate to have him as a fellow citizen.” Edmonton Journal
“Your amusing act and quick humor fit in well with the current health care climate and left everybody in attendance laughing. Your performance was enjoyed by all. Your clever combination of humor, music and acting were just what the doctor ordered.”Alberta Medical Association
“Not only did he fill the bill and live up to our expectations he was simply outstanding. Our group was a tired lot from their days activities however Johnny quickly energized them with his material and affable delivery.”Scotiabank
“His routine was fresh, upbeat and highly entertaining. Needless to say, the meeting attendees thoroughly enjoyed the program.” Portland Cement Association
“Thank you so much for making our three days of “Delta Celebrations”such a success. I am sure it is not easy to make 1,500 bankers laugh three nights in a row but you had them in stitches! Even the executives, who saw every show, were still laughing on the third night. We were in desperate need of a good laugh and you delivered much more than that! You were exactly what we needed.” CIBC