Tom Gleeson is a household name in Australian Stand Up Comedy. He has had many appearances on TV, his most recent being alongside Kitty Flanagan and Charlie Pickering on the ABC show, The Weekly.
Tom has won the Comedian’s Choice Award at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and three times been nominated for a Helpmann Award.
He has taken his stand up comedy to all parts of the globe, including performances at the Edinburgh Fringe, Montreal Comedy Festival and the invite-only Kilkenny Comedy Festival in Ireland. And one of Tom's biggest thrills has been supporting the world renowned stand up comedian, Louis CK.
Included in Tom's impressive resume are performances at the Opera House in Sydney, not to mention every capital city in Australia, in addition to shows in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Jakarta, New York, Los Angeles and Dublin. Tom has also been part of a very select group of comedians chosen to entertain the troops in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Whilst being a master of the spoken word, Tom is just as talented with the written word, having published a book called Playing Poker with the SAS: A Comedy Tour of Iraq and Afghanistan. This followed up his story The Italian Job, which appeared in Take Me With You,a collection of tales of long distance love edited by Sarah MacDonald for Random House.
Tom Gleeson is a must for any event, he is a versatile, quick witted and energetic performer who is bound to leave a positive impact on your corporate, sporting club or private event. you can also see Tom performing his most recent show titled "great" at the 2016 Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
To make Tom Gleeson your next corporate comedian, give the Classic Comedy Company office a call on 03 9306 8400.