Covy Holland performs with the Kinkonauts, is one half of the improv duo One Lions (with Stephen Kent), and is a regular with Mixtape: the long form improvised music album.
Covy is a graduate of the Kinkonaut training program, getting his start on stage as a member of the house team: The Adventure. He has also trained at Improv Olympic with Rance Rizzutto, Colleen Doyle, Jet Eveleth, Barry Hite, Steve Waltien, Craig Uhlir. Covy has also trained with Lyndsay Hailey and Rachael Mason, Joe Bill, Mark Sutton, and Jimmy Carrane. He’s performed at the Vancouver International Improv Festival, Calgary Improv festival, Rapid Fire Theatre, Loose Moose Theatre, Dirty Laundry (An Improvised Soap Opera), the Improv Guild, and Bull Skit Theater.
Covy has the coached the Kinkonauts House team Beat Down and regularly teaches workshops for Calgary High Schools and the University of Calgary.
Covy graduated from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in 2003 obtaining a diploma in Petroleum Engineering. During the day he can be found downtown Calgary working 8-5, dressed business casual.