About Lisel

Over 20 years of experience acting, directing, writing and producing.

Lisel's Resume

Lisel Forst
Nelson, B.C. Canada

Stand up comedy and Emcee (Selected)

Amateur Comedy Night Monthly Finleys Bar & Grill
Lisel Forst Can’t Sit Down Solo Show Forstmedia / Torchlight Brewery
The Front Room
The Breeding Hut Book Launch Comedy Show Forstmedia / Spirit Bar
The Entertainment Show Singing / Comedy Forstmedia / The Front Room Backyard Booty Guest Comedy Kootenay Mountain Culture/Capitol Kootenay Burlesque Festival Emcee Vesper Valentine / Capitol Theatre
Burlesque Marathong Emcee Vesper Valentine / Finleys Bar & Grill Nelson international Mural Festival Host NDAC / City of Nelson B.C. Revelstoke Garlic Festival Emcee Track Street Growers / Revelstoke Kootenay Music Awards Emcee KMA / Spirit Bar Kootenay Pride Emcee Kootenay Pride / Spirit Bar Market Fest Nelson Emcee City of Nelson / Eco Society
SIPs Talk Guest Speaker Canadian Federation of University Women

 Actor (Selected)

M’lynn Steel Magnolias Black Productions
Puss in Boots Puss in Boots Capitol Theatre
Skidney and Sleezle Comedy Duo Various events
Cabaret Fraulien Kost Black Productions
Merteuil Dangerous Liaisons Cedar Street Productions
Sylvia Sylvia Silverking Theatre
Shakespeare Shorts Various Shakespeare Shorts

Director (Selected)

Chess Amy Ferguson Institute / Forstmedia / Black Productions
Grease Black Productions
Rock of Ages Black Productions
Chicago Black Productions
Into the Woods Amy Ferguson Institute / MRS.L Productions
Songs For A New World MRS.L Productions
Raz Cedar Street Productions

Writer (Selected)

Sandon Feature Film
The Breeding Hut (With Jeff Forst) Novel and Comedy Show / Forstmedia
Lisel Forst Can’t Sit Down Stand Up Comedy / Forstmedia
Bedtime Rhymes Pantomime Pantomime / Capitol Theatre
Leave Solo Show / Cedar Street Productions
Fore-Play (With Jeff Forst) Play / Cedar Street Productions
Nothing Fails Madonna Musical / Cedar Street Productions


University Of Victoria Theatre Arts
Studio 58 – Langara College Acting
Scott Swan Acting Workshop
Mind Of a Snail Puppetry Workshop

Special Skills

I sing and I can keep up pretty good to some choreography!
I play clarinet, piano, Ukulele and read music.
Improvisation, skiing, valid drivers license, physical comedy, Shakespeare, script analysis

Lisel’s Posts

Heavy Post Reader Warning!

Heavy Post Reader Warning!

I woke up this morning with this SOTW song in my head and a reverence and sadness for yesterday’s red dress day swirling around me. Well not this song, but if you scroll down on the tuber it is called Homelands. The whole album is worth a listen. I'm learning this...

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Did I do it?!

Did I do it?!

Ok, well I did do it today. Sort of. In a half ass kinda way, but I guess half ass is better than no ass. What is it I speak of? How I am I on this train? (schmerg, sayings are so weird) See yesterday's post for reference! Yoga and warm water. That is what I am...

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