Category Archives: COMEDY

January 14

2022 Next Stage Theatre Festival Moves Online with 10 Digital Shows   Starting January 19, 2022 

Toronto Fringe is pleased to announce the full slate of shows of the 2022 Next Stage Theatre Festival will now be presented online starting January 19, 2022. Previously planned as a hybrid in-person and digital festival, the 2022 Next Stage Theatre Festival will now be completely online in compliance with the Government of Ontario’s recent move to Step Two of […]

January 13

Back Studios to Releases “I, Challenger” Starring stars James Duval (“Donnie Darko, ” “Gone in 60 Seconds”), and Coy Stewart (“Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “Bella and the Bulldogs”)

Strike Back Studios engagingbuddy comedy thriller “I, Challenger,” directed by Paul Boyd ( his third feature film & best known as an acclaimed music video director having worked with Sting, Seal, Tina Turner, Mick Jagger, Celine Dion, Lenny Kravitz, and Shania Twain), is available now on all TVOD/Digital platform release in the United States and Canada. “I, Challenger” is a cinematic sibling to the best of the stoner […]

January 11

THE FABULOUS FILIPINO BROTHERS-AVAILABLE ON ALL DIGITAL PLATFORMS ON FEBRUARY 8 !

1091 MediaPresents THE FABULOUS FILIPINO BROTHERS Directed by Dante BascoWritten by Dante Basco and Darion BascoStarring Dante Basco, Derek Basco, Dionysio Basco,Darion Basco, Arianna Basco, Solenn Heussaff, and Liza Lapira   Special Theatrical Road Tour Engagement on  Begins January 7thRegal Village Square in Las Vegas, NVRegal City North IMAX & 4DX in Chicago, ILRegal Edwards […]

December 20

 BEYOND THE INFINITE 2 MINUTES opens in theatres January 7

12th Saskatoon Fantastic Film Festival Audience Award Winner41st FantaFestival Golden Bat for Best Film Winner17th Fantaspoa Best Director and Audience Award Winner25th BIFAN NETPAC Award Winner 3rd Fantasmagoria Best Script Winner25th Fantasia Best Asian Film Winner BEYOND THE INFINITE 2 MINUTES Opens in theatres across Canada JANUARY 7 Toronto – CarltonVancouver – VancityMontreal – Cinema ModerneOttawa – MayfairCalgary – Globe Cinema (Jan 8 only) SYNOPSISKato […]

December 12

Toronto Fringe Announces Next Stage Theatre Festival 2022

Toronto Fringe Announces 2022 Next Stage Theatre Festival January 19-30, 2022 The next stage of Next Stage A hybrid of digital and in-person events at the Ada Slaight Hall at Daniels Spectrum Toronto Fringe is proud to announce exciting and expansive programming as part of the 2022 Next Stage Theatre Festival, taking place January 19-30, 2022 at the […]

November 27

Production Has Begun on New Filipino Sketch Comedy Series, ABROAD – Coming to OMNI Television in 2022 

New series produced by Longhope Media Inc., co-created by and starring Filipina comedian Isabel Kanaan, has begun filming and continues through to February 2022 Longhope Media Inc. and OMNI Television announced today that production has begun on an all-new satirical sketch comedy series ABROAD, in English and Tagalog. Co-created by and starring Filipina comedian Isabel Kanaan (Second Jen, […]

November 03

High On Hallmark (Or Comedians Getting High and Watching Hallmark Movies) November 10 and December 8 at Comedy Bar

Comedians Rachel Mason and MK Morris are pleased to present High On Hallmark (Or Comedians Getting High and Watching Hallmark Movies) this holiday season at Comedy Bar on November 10, and December 8, 2021. High On Hallmark, sponsored by Blunt and Cherry, is a hilarious comedy commentary show that sends up the made-for-TV holiday movies that everyone loves to hate. Each month […]

October 14

Debut Stand-Up Comedy Album  Stand-up comedian Dan Hendricken will release his debut comedy album Last Call on Comedy Records.

Comedy Records presentsLast Call by Dan HendrickenDebut Stand-Up Comedy Album  Stand-up comedian Dan Hendricken will release his debut comedy album Last Call on Comedy Records. Recorded live at Trailside Music Hall on Prince Edward Island, Last Call will be available for digital release November 5, 2021. Dan Hendricken is a “golden retriever of a human being”, and on Last Call his happy, matter-of-fact nature is on display. Dan Hendricken has […]

September 03

The Biggest Latinx Comedy Festival Returns to San Antonio: The Award Winning “HA FESTIVAL – THE ART OF COMEDY” is Set to Open September 17 -19, 2021 – Once Again It will be a Launchpad for Latinx Talent With The Finale to Air on HBO Max

The Biggest Latinx Comedy Festival Returns to San Antonio The Award Winning “HA FESTIVAL – THE ART OF COMEDY” Set to Open September 17 -19, 2021 Second Annual Festival Hosted in San Antonio is a Launchpad for Latinx Talent With The Finale to Air on HBO Max Danny Trejo, Carlos Santos, Chingo Bling, Jessica Keenan, […]

August 30

CALL IT LOVE: A NEW MUSICAL Live in concert production of new musical written by Chilina Kennedy and Eric Holmes

Eclipse Theatre Company and Straighten Your Crown Productions are pleased to announce the upcoming live in concert presentation of CALL IT LOVE, a new musical written by ETC Artistic Producer, Chilina Kennedy, and Eric Holmes. CALL IT LOVE will run September 3-12, 2021 at the Stratford Perth Museum (4275 Huron St, Stratford, ON).CALL IT LOVE is a groundbreaking new musical that follows Olivia as she […]

August 18

The Unknown Comedy Club presents Laughter From The Frontlines Healthcare Workers Cross Country Comedy Show

The Unknown Comedy Club presentsLaughter From The FrontlinesHealthcare Workers Cross Country Comedy Show The Unknown Comedy Club is pleased to present the second edition of Laughter From The Frontlines, a virtual comedy show with a lineup featuring healthcare workers who are also comedians from across Canada, on Friday August 27, 2021. After the massive success of Laughter From the Frontlines in […]

August 14

JNT Comedy Tour Returns August 18 – September 6, 2021 Fourth Annual Stand-Up Comedy Tour

JNT Comedy TourReturns August 18 – September 6, 2021Fourth Annual Stand-Up Comedy Tourin Alberta and British ColumbiaThe JNT Comedy Tour, known for presenting the “highest” level of comedy in Canada from coast to coast, will return for their fourth edition August 18-September 6, 2021. The JNT Comedy Tour will feature stand-up comedians Andrew Packer, Che Durena, and Jacob Balshin with live shows in 19 […]

July 28

Stand-up comedian Clare Belford will release her debut comedy album The Entire Cabbage on Comedy Records. Recorded live at Trailside Music Hall on Prince Edward Island

Comedy Records presentsThe Entire CabbageDebut Comedy Albumby Clare Belford      Comedy Records presentsThe Entire CabbageDebut Comedy Albumby Clare Belford    Stand-up comedian Clare Belford will release her debut comedy album The Entire Cabbage on Comedy Records. Recorded live at Trailside Music Hall on Prince Edward Island, The Entire Cabbage will be available for digital […]

July 26

Dave Merheje To Tape Comedy Special As Part of Just For Laughs MONTRÉAL 2021

Dave MerhejeTo Tape Comedy SpecialAs Part of Just For Laughs MONTRÉAL 2021 Dave Merheje, Juno Award winning comedian and star on Hulu’s Ramy, is proud to announce he will be taping a stand-up special at Just For Laughs MONTRÉAL on Tuesday, July 27 at L’Astral, in addition to hosting the New Faces: Canada showcase on Friday, July 30.Dave Merheje will tape […]

June 18

Producer Sandy Daley debuts “CHRONICLES OF A BLACK WOMAN: A SKETCH COMEDY”

                                                        SANDY DALEY                               Debuts  “CHRONICLES OF A BLACK WOMAN: A SKETCH COMEDY”   Sandy Daley’s “Chronicles of a Black Woman: A Sketch Comedy will screen virtually at the 2021 Toronto Fringe Festival, July 21-31.  The one-woman animated digital stage play stars writer, producer, director and actress, Sandy Daley. The always groundbreaking award-winning artist leans on her own experiences as a Caribbean woman, single […]