About Sharilyn Johnson

Sharilyn Johnson is the author of the book Bears & Balls: The Colbert Report A-Z. Called "one of the city’s most discriminating comedy critics” by NOW Magazine, Sharilyn has been covering comedy for longer than she cares to admit. She served as the comedy reporter for Winnipeg's Uptown Magazine for five years, and was the host of the radio show Laugh Tracks for three seasons. Her work has also appeared in the Toronto Star, the Winnipeg Free Press, The Apiary, and on CBC Radio's national comedy programs LOL and Definitely Not the Opera.



Author Archives: Sharilyn Johnson

The Producers 2: The Campaigners

February 3rd, 2016 | by Sharilyn Johnson

Donald Trump's rhetoric is so offensive, is as though someone designed his campaign to fail. But who would purposely mount a disastrous public display


JFL42 Highlights – Round 1

September 30th, 2015 | by Sharilyn Johnson

It's the time of year when Toronto gets both cooler and funnier, as JFL42 puts comedy nerds into overdrive



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