Doug Arden

Saskatchewan comedy magician and ventriloquist

About Doug Arden

Doug’s incredibly entertaining comedy variety show is what many clients have described as the ‘perfect corporate entertainment’. Unlike ‘one dimensional’ acts such as stand-up comedians, or traditional magicians, Doug’s creative blend of clean comedy, incredible magic and hilarious ventriloquism is a show that has something for literally everyone! The performance is a radical departure from traditional magic shows, and has become a leading entertainment choice for corporate and community events across Canada. The “Doug Arden Comedy Show” has a proven track record of success and positive feedback from organizations just like yours.

Best of all, the multi-talented Doug Arden is a clean comedian and entertainer who does not need four-letter words to make an audience laugh – so, you can rest assured that the performance is always “corporate friendly”.

As an accomplished sleight-of-hand artist, Doug Arden can also astound an audience with his skills on a more intimate level. Moving from table to table at a banquet or strolling among the guests at a reception, this kind of magic is stunning, visual, and the perfect icebreaker for any event. This type of entertainment makes a lasting impression on those present, and is particularly effective when combined with an after dinner stage performance.

If you are looking for a truly unique and memorable entertainment experience, let professional entertainer Doug Arden help make your next event a complete success!


Client Reviews

  • “Your show was a huge hit with our staff . . . I have been hearing about the wonderful, awesome comedian for weeks now. Doug, you helped to make our evening a success with employees. It was the definite boost we needed to seal an unforgettable evening.”
  • “On behalf of our staff, I want to thank Doug for the tremendous magic/comedy show performed at our first Service Recognition Awards Gala evening. It was a tentative evening for us being the first time we had gathered our staff for such a function and we were hoping for an unforgettable experience. Doug’s performance surpassed our best expectations. The entire audience laughed for an hour at classic, clean jokes. The magic left everyone amazed and positive comments on the show were in overwhelming supply. Thanks for making our event a success!” L. Martinuk ‘ Good Spirit School Division
  • “I am so glad we booked you as the entertainment for our fundraiser. You brought the sold out crowd to their feet with a standing ovation at the end of your hilarious show. It doesn’t get any better than that!” J. Packet. ‘ LaFleche Community Centre
  • “We had Doug perform at our Top Customer Appreciation Evening. This was the 2nd time I’ve seen Doug entertain and once again I laughed through the whole show. Our customers left thanking us over and over for the great evening. Thanks Doug, for making us look good in front of our key customers. The individuals who Doug involved in the show had a blast and we never had to worry about any of the content offending our customers. I’d highly recommend Doug Arden to entertain at your next customer function.” T. Wiens – Bayer CropScience
  • “On behalf of the Saskatchewan Association of Conservation Officers, I would like to thank you for your outstanding performance at our convention banquet. Everyone said they really enjoyed the show and were still talking about it for days after.”
  • “We were also extremely happy that we decided to have you stay to perform a second show at our ladies event and get a taste of the amazing comedy and magic you perform with a small audience, such as in your strolling show. I would suggest that no banquet show would be complete without a strolling show before or after, as it adds so much to the total experience, and is so different with magic happening in people’s hands! ”
  • “As it says on your website ‘This Guy Is Good’. We can certainly attest to that. An all around great job!” S. Riabko – The Saskatchewan Association of Conservation Officers
  • “We just wanted to THANK YOU so very much for your terrific and outstanding performance! Everyone in attendance talked about how awesome the show was!! It was good clean comedy, and ‘Gramps’ was superb! Some audience members were laughing so hard they were in tears! Thankyou once again for making our evening such a tremendous success!!” D. Smith ‘ Porcupine Credit Union
  • “Our guests were still talking about your show days after it was over. We were all very impressed with the variety of entertainment you provided. The mix of comedy, magic, and ventriloquism you displayed for us was simply amazing! Thank you so very much, we look forward to inviting you back again and again.” K. Greensides ‘ John Deere Limited


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