Comedy

Big Daddy Tazz is performing at the Kelowna Curling Club NYE dinner and comedy event (trainwreckcomedy.com)

Kelowna Curling Club is hosting a dinner and comedy event for NYE

Big Daddy Tazz will be performing at the Kelowna Curling Club NYE event

 

James and Jamesy will be performing their holiday comedy show O Christmas Tea in Vernon and Kelowna from Dec. 3-5, 2021. (Submitted photo)

British comedy duo returns to Okanagan stages

James and Jamesy’s O Christmas Tea is ideal for fans of Monty Python

 

Stand-up artist Ron James is touring again after an almost two year hiatus. (Contributed)

Comedian works to leave seats wet in the Okanagan

Ron James warns Vernon, Kelowna and Oliver audiences they might be pissing their pants with laughter

 

Wes Barker comes to the Okanagan.

Winner of Penn & Teller: Fool Us comes to the Okanagan

Wes Barker is a comedian and magician

Wes Barker comes to the Okanagan.
Have a laugh with Third Space Charity. (Pixabay)

Have a Laugh! with Third Space Charity in Kelowna

The vintage-themed, variety show-style fundraiser will take place Nov. 4

Have a laugh with Third Space Charity. (Pixabay)
Jon Dore has had multiple guest appearances on Conan, Baroness Von Sketch Show, @Midnight, Inside Amy Schumer and Hart of Dixie. (Contributed)

More laughs coming to Creekside Theatre in Lake Country

Train Wreck Comedy has scheduled a second show of comedian John Dore

Jon Dore has had multiple guest appearances on Conan, Baroness Von Sketch Show, @Midnight, Inside Amy Schumer and Hart of Dixie. (Contributed)
“I’m sharing a queer story in my set, because a lot of the time we forget about the Two-Spirit kids that went to residential school. I get really emotional thinking about it, because a lot of them were lost and didn’t get to come home,” says Madeline Terbasket, one of the artists involved in Thursday night’s comedy event. Photo submitted by Madeline Terbasket

‘When you laugh, all your sadness goes away’ comedy night in Vernon

The event is set to take place at the Vernon Performing Arts Centre on the evening of Sept. 30

“I’m sharing a queer story in my set, because a lot of the time we forget about the Two-Spirit kids that went to residential school. I get really emotional thinking about it, because a lot of them were lost and didn’t get to come home,” says Madeline Terbasket, one of the artists involved in Thursday night’s comedy event. Photo submitted by Madeline Terbasket
Big Daddy Tazz, the Bi-Polar Buddha, brings his comedic, mental-health advocacy show to Lake Country's Creekside Theatre Oct, 14 and 15. (Mark LaLonde photo)

Comedy and magic take Lake Country stage

Spotlight shines on four fall acts at Creekside Theatre

Big Daddy Tazz, the Bi-Polar Buddha, brings his comedic, mental-health advocacy show to Lake Country's Creekside Theatre Oct, 14 and 15. (Mark LaLonde photo)
Canadian comic Norm Macdonald arrives at the NBC Universal Summer Press Day at The Langham Huntington Hotel on April 2, 2015, in Pasadena, Calif. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Invision - Chris Pizzello)

Norm Macdonald’s passing recalls memories of nightmare visit to B.C.

Macdonald joked about terrible bed-and-breakfast experience on Vancouver Island

Canadian comic Norm Macdonald arrives at the NBC Universal Summer Press Day at The Langham Huntington Hotel on April 2, 2015, in Pasadena, Calif. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Invision - Chris Pizzello)
Herb Dixon. (Contributed)

Comedy during COVID at the Kelowna Curling Club

Check out comedian Herb Dixon Aug. 21

Herb Dixon. (Contributed)
Herb Dixon. (Contributed)
Herb Dixon. (Contributed)
Nanaimo comedian Peter Hudson’s debut single is Plexiglass, a parody of SexyBack by Justin Timberlake. (Photo courtesy Sam Balsangkar and Bryce Hills)

B.C. comedian releases COVID-19-themed parody song ‘Plexiglass’

Peter Hudson lampoons Justin Timberlake hit on first single from upcoming debut music CD

Nanaimo comedian Peter Hudson’s debut single is Plexiglass, a parody of SexyBack by Justin Timberlake. (Photo courtesy Sam Balsangkar and Bryce Hills)
Comedian Tim Nutt will put on a pair of outdoor drive-in-style comedy shows at Lake Country’s Swalwell Park on Saturday, March 27. (file photo)

Lake Country hosting first-ever outdoor comedy drive-in

Comedian Tim Nutt to perform two shows at Swalwell Park in a drive-in-style feature March 27

Comedian Tim Nutt will put on a pair of outdoor drive-in-style comedy shows at Lake Country’s Swalwell Park on Saturday, March 27. (file photo)
John Beuhler performs at Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club in Vancouver in 2016. Beuhler will headline the Kelowna Curling Club for Train Wreck Comedy Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. (YouTube photo)

‘COVID-safe’ comedy coming to Kelowna Curling Club

Eat and Laugh at the Kelowna Curling Club on Saturday, Nov. 21

John Beuhler performs at Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club in Vancouver in 2016. Beuhler will headline the Kelowna Curling Club for Train Wreck Comedy Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. (YouTube photo)
Vernon’s Roster Sports Club Bar & Grill is hosting FunnyFest featuring headline comedians Stu Hughes and Joe King on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. (Photo: Needpix.com)

FunnyFest bringing laughs to The Roster in Vernon

Clips from the Sept. 19 event will be used to produce a documentary pitched to Netflix

Vernon’s Roster Sports Club Bar & Grill is hosting FunnyFest featuring headline comedians Stu Hughes and Joe King on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. (Photo: Needpix.com)
Rob Balsdon of TrainWreck Comedy in Kelowna. (Contributed)

Trainwreck Comedy’s Rob Balsdon showcases quarantine routine

Balsdon made a video making light of life in isolation

Rob Balsdon of TrainWreck Comedy in Kelowna. (Contributed)
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Summerland Arts Council to host comedy night

Fundraising event will be held on Friday, March 27

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Comedian Ryan Short during his act at the Okanagan Comedy Festival in 2017 at the Red Rooster Winery. Photo submitted

Laughs coming back to the Okanagan

The Okanagan Comedy Festival is back for another year in Kelowna, Lake Country, Vernon and Penticton

  • Aug 9, 2019
Comedian Ryan Short during his act at the Okanagan Comedy Festival in 2017 at the Red Rooster Winery. Photo submitted
Canadian comic Gerry Dee brings his 20 Years of Standup tour to Kelowna March 30. Photo courtesy: Touchwood PR

Gerry Dee to visit Kelowna

The Mr. D comic is back on tour and visits Kelowna Community Theatre March 30

Canadian comic Gerry Dee brings his 20 Years of Standup tour to Kelowna March 30. Photo courtesy: Touchwood PR