I kicked off my JFL42 week with two great shows. Dave Attell and Tim Minchin. Two acts that have reputations to boast. The perfect way to start a comedy festival.
Adam Susser’s television show, Intensely Uncomfortable, was deemed too uncomfortable for community television, so Susser is bringing his show to the public on August 23 at Theatre St. Catherine. Continue reading
Every year the International Fantasia Festival takes over the the lives of film-geeks for three weeks. For those three weeks, I do nothing but eat, sleep, and breathe cinema… and it’s the greatest thing ever. Granted, your mileage may vary, but if you live genre cinema you know what I’m talking about. Hell, It’s been over for a week and I’m already going through withdrawals…
Summer is almost over. Okay, that’s not exactly true – but the Just For Laughs festival is almost over – and if you’ve ever dreamed of not only dining on fancy and creative food coming from the back of a truck but have also wished to have an excessive amount of options shoehorned into a very small area, then you need to head out right now the food truck festival organized by the team at Just For Laughs. Continue reading
Just got this in my inbox and it seems like one hell of an opportunity for some people I know. You like to produce, make clips and know how to promote yourself online? This contest is for you! Abdul Butt I’m talking to you buddy! Continue reading
Des fois dans un show d’humour, tu sais dans quoi tu t’embarques. Plus souvent qu’autrement on s’attend à rire, entendre des jokes et applaudir. Sébastien Haché joue avec bien plus que ça! Continue reading
Monday night I kicked off my JFL experience and saw four shows. Starting with Jerrod Carmichael. Working at the Comedy Nest, I got to see a lot of comics. Most for just 6 minutes. Carmichael was one I saw 2 years in a row and told myself I needed to see his full set. Continue reading
Date Night: The Relationship Show, hosted by Godfrey, is a new type of show this year.
Every summer at the festival, we have themed shows like The Nasty Show and now The Ethnic Show. This year we have a new addition: Date Night.
If you like wit, quirkiness, and can follow an Irish accent this show is for you! Continue reading
There’s something magical and fun about being amongst a crowd of people, outdoors in the heart of the city and sitting down to play a game of Blokus underneath the stars.
Je l’ai manqué l’année passée mais je n’allait pas répéter la même erreur deux fois. Tout ce que j’ai entendu de lui est vrai. Drôle, capturant, sa mémoire. … tout était en display hier soir.