Vince Sorrenti is one of Australia’s most loved and leading comic entertainers.
In 2011 Vince Sorrenti won the coveted Mo Award for Australia’s Best Stand-Up Comic for the fourth time!
No comic is in more in demand for everything from after dinner speaking to product launches, sports hospitality, awards ceremonies and any manner of corporate, fundraising, sporting or public event. Vince performs at over 200 events a year in Australia and overseas.
Vince Sorrenti has a long performance history, cutting his teeth in Architecture Revues in the early 1980s and in the burgeoning stand up comedy scene that he helped create. Graduating as an Architect in 1985 he threw full weight behind his real talent and has performed to ecstatic crowds on thousands of stages all over the world.
He is a near permanent fixture at every major sporting event in Australia, from Bledisloe Rugby to Ashes tests, NRL and AFL Grand Finals and State of Origin matches.He is in high demand on the stages of charity benefit events, political fundraisers, corporate award and launch events, and parties of all description, both as a host and performer. He has entertained everyone from Prime Ministers to PNG Highlanders, Hollywood Celebrities to Trade Unionists, and Cardinals to Wall Street Bankers.
Over the past 25 years he has hosted TV programs in Australia and the United States, appeared in movies, released comedy albums, performed in festivals, and been a guest on countless talk and variety programs. His most recent TV programs include The Great Aussie Cook Off (Channel 9), Sunrise (Channel 7), Wide Open Road (ABC), and Celebrity Apprentice (Channel 9).
Vince Sorrenti is a writer. He has won a Gold medal at the New York Film Festival for his documentary No Laughing Matter in which he also starred (playing all 7 characters !). His feature film script Gino won full FFC funding in 1990 ($2.5 million). Vince has also written hundreds of feature articles for publications including The Bulletin, Sydney Morning Herald, The Weekend Australian, Vacation, The Daily Telegraph and many others.
Brilliant. He was so funny and professional, our awards night ran like clockwork and he definitely made the night for us. Everyone loved him!– Smith & Sons
Extremely well. It was mixed group of industry representatives so he did well to get a laugh out of the majority. Vince was mentioned by many on the survey results under “conference highlights.– AusIMM - VIC (The Australasian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy)
Vince was received extremely well by the audience. He had the audience well engaged and I have had nothing but positive feedback since the event.– Telstra Corporation
Can you please personally thank Vince for stealing the show, he was amazing last night. I have worked here for almost 8 years and have dealt with a lot of entertainers and he was so professional and friendly to deal with. Vince arrived early to work out the room which was hard as a lot of older people and he worked out the crowd quickly and won them over … We have had such great feedback from the night and that is due to Vince’s performance.– NSW Harness Racing Club
My objective was to raise the profile of the awards and with your help we appear to have accomplished that…your polished performance and your ability turned what could have been a boring evening into a very entertaining time for all, especially the sponsors, who have all agreed to come back next year.– Cement, Concrete and Aggregates Australia
On behalf of NSW ALP I would like to personally thank you for taking part in the NSW State Cabinet Budget Dinner on Thursday 5 June 2008, at The Westin Sydney. We were thrilled you were able to take part, and your appearance was a major contribution to the evening’s success. We have had excellent feedback from all attendees.– NSW Labor Party
Vince is very engaging and interactive and his material was highly relevant to the audience. We had several comments after his set and I was really happy with the feedback as it means we will now be able to lure the same audience back for next year’s fundraiser!– ISIS Projects
Vince was such a great performer, we were lucky to have him perform for about 30 minutes which was just fantastic. The jokes were very appropriate and humorous.– 21st Century Academy
Everyone absolutely loved Vince – he added his own flair and turned our very long awards Gala night into a fun and entertaining one. Absolutely brilliant!– L.J Hooker Ltd