Josef Anolin

Photo: Jim McCambridge

The Gist on Josef

Josef Anolin began his stand-up comedy journey in the San Francisco/Bay Area. 

Hailing from Oakland, CA, he has honed his craft throughout the Bay Area, Los Angeles, & New York City. He wields an eased yet charismatic stage presence, engaging audiences with personal stories punctuated with tongue-in-cheek humor. He’s an Asian American and owns a Galaxy S10 because he likes to make his friends angry with green text bubbles. 


  • Clusterfest Bay Area Showcase 2018
  • Sketchfest 2015, 2017, 2018, 2023
  • Outside Lands 2016
  • North Carolina Comedy Festival 2018


  • Punch Line, San Francisco
  • Punch Line, Sacramento
  • Cobb’s Comedy Club, San Francisco 
  • The San Jose Improv


  • Laughs Unlimited, Sacramento.