Archive of posts tagged "comedy"

The Hangover Part II, Win Vancouver Premiere Passes


Thursday, May 19th, 2011 — 1:10pm PDT
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The original Hangover movie in 2009 introduced many catch phrases into pop culture, anything from being a ‘one man wolfpack’ to well, a bunch of other things that would bump up my blog’s “G” rating. The modern comedy for men, that women still get a crack out of, is returning to the big screen with […]

An Evening with Samantha Bee


Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 — 1:25pm PDT
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Théâtre la Seizième presents An Evening with Samantha Bee at the Vancouver Playhouse June 4, 2011. The most senior correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Bee is referred to as “the funniest Canadian woman currently on American television”. I had the chance to meet Samantha Bee in 2008 when I was on CBC’s […]

Federico’s Comedy Dinner Fridays


Thursday, March 31st, 2011 — 9:45am PDT
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Patrick Maliha (radio host, columnist, comedian, and creator of the People’s Champ of Comedy) has been presenting comedy shows in Vancouver for the last few years including fundraisers and lining up some heavy-hitting talent. He’s now arranged a monthly comedy night plus dinner special at Federico’s Supper Club (1728 Commercial Drive) in Vancouver. Photo credit: […]

Chelsea Handler in Vancouver, Win Tickets


Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 — 10:25am PDT
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Comediene Chelsea Handler is coming to Vancouver, appearing at the Orpheum Saturday February 19th. Handler’s a talk show host, best-selling author, actress, and in recent months she hosted the MTV awards. I did not take this photo. It is courtesy of CTV – E! She’s crude, quick-witted, and loves to rant about female issues. Tickets […]

Grapes of Laugh Fundraiser & TheatreSports Giveaway


Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 — 9:30am PDT
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Vancouver TheatreSports League presents the 5th annual Grapes of Laugh fundraiser tomorrow night. The event will involve tastings of some of New Zealand’s finest wines, silent auctions, live auctions, and improv performances by the Vancouver TheatreSports players. The fundraising aspect supports community and youth programs year-round. From the organizers: “Each year, we send performers to […]

ComedyFest Vancouver Encore with Jon Dore


Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 — 9:30am PDT
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While ComedyFest Vancouver has wrapped up for another year they have one more event happening this week. Comedian Jon Dore will be performing encore shows tomorrow at The Cultch and Friday at Lafflines. Comedian Jon Dore on Q with Jian Ghomeshi Over the last few years he has made a name for himself on TV, […]