After starting her entertainment career as a San Francisco radio DJ, comic powerhouse Chantal Carrere took the stage and was an immediate sensation. She began performing at the hottest local comedy clubs, but it didn’t stop there. She set a record at Bill Word’s Funniest Female Competition with uncontested marks and the title of “Wildcard Finalist” in Laugh Across America in Las Vegas.
She was the winner of a prime time reality show on abc TV. She wrote, produced, and starred in Fruit Cocktail, (Miami, FL). Most recently, she was nominated to be part of the Fox Writers Intensive. Her smart-witted, high-energy stand-up has sent her career in many different directions as a host, writer and producer.
She is “hands down, one of the funniest female comics out there” according to the East Bay Express. Her comedy has been described as littered with double entendres, shot gun punches and as a fun flirty autobiographical romp. Chantal was chosen to perform in the DC Comedy Festival, was a semi-finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival and a finalist at NBC’s Stand Up for Diversity.
She has toured nationally with Five Funny Females, Women Who Kick Comedy Butt and Curiously Strong Comedy. One of “The Funniest Lesbian comedians in America” by Curve magazine. The Advocate listed her as one of the top 5 comics you shouldn’t have missed in 2011! Go magazine as one the top 100 women you must know! Even Dana Carvey said, “She’s freaking hilarious!” SF Bay Times says, “Chantal’s comedic timing is flawless!” Come see what everyone is talking about!