Kelly Collette is a standup comedian.
She has been a finalist on CMT's Next Big Comic, and tours clubs and colleges throughout the country. She has performed at the prestigious Limestone Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, Laughing Skull Comedy Festival and The Lucielle Ball Comedy Festival. She is featured on the CD from Lucyfest called "Live From Jamestown".
Kelly toured with The Nobodies of Comedy, a national theatre tour of comedians you should know. She will be performing at Gilda’s Laugh Fest in 2019 as part of the selected “Best of The Midwest” showcase.
Kelly is also a featured emcee and storyteller. She has emceed for the Cincinnati Reds and has been a storyteller for "Cincy Storytellers" where you can hear her story on Soundcloud. She also produces a monthly standup storytelling show called “Truth Serum”.
Kelly's writing has been published for Bust Magazine and in 2016 she wrote, produced and directed a parody play called "Reservoir Dames". This all-female adaptation of "Reservoir Dogs" sold out and gained national attention.
Comedy and Acting
In 2012 Kelly was one of five finalists for CMT’s “Next Big Comic”. She has performed at San Francisco’s SketchFest as well as The Laughing Skull Festival in Atlanta. Kelly is also part of the improve group ‘The Underbelly’ which was named Best Comedy Show in Cincinnati for 2009.