Shawn Hitchins is a Toronto based entertainer and writer with twenty years professional experience. His solo shows play to sold-out audiences and garner rave reviews at various theater and comedy festivals, including The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Hitchins hosts events for The Luminato Festival, The Toronto International Film Festival, The Pan Am Games, and Singalonga UK. His hosting opportunities have brought collaborations with Ugly Betty’s Michael Urie, cabaret superstar Sharron Matthews, and award-winning musical director Lance Horne. Hitchins is an alumnus of the International Cabaret Conference at Yale University and The Second City Conservatory Toronto.