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Shane Torres



Biography

Shane Torres is a Comedy Cellar regular and touring stand up, writer, host, and actor originally from Texas, and more recently, Portland. Catch his Comedy Central Half Hour Special and album (Established 1981), available now. Shane’s Comedy Central Digital Series, Shane Torres Conquers Your Fears will premiere this year on Comedy Central Digital. He’s appeared performing standup on Conan (TBS), Night Train (Seeso) and, The Guest List (Seeso), in addition to AXS’ Gotham Comedy Live. He made his late-night debut on Conan in 2016 and also made an appearance that year on Uproarious for Fuse. You may have also seen him performing on Last Comic Standing (NBC), Ron White’s Comedy Salute to the Troops (CMT), or as a New Face at JFL Montreal (2013). He’s performed at many festivals all over the country including Moontower, Outside Lands Bridgetown, RIOT LA, High Plains Comedy, Bumbershoot Music and Arts, and more. Shane has appeared on popular podcasts such as Savage Love and Comedy Bang Bang. He is the creator of the podcast radio show Help Wanted. Shane has also contributed writing to Splitsider, Paste Magazine, Laughspin, The Portland Mercury, and Nailed Magazine.

Watch Past Performances

Video 7/12/2019: Shane Torres

Shane Torres is a Comedy Cellar regular and touring stand up, writer, host, and actor originally from Texas, and more recently, Portland. He released his debut album, Established 1981, via Comedy Central Records.

This program contains mature themes and strong language. 

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Shane Torres