THE RIFF: Super Tight Material Edition

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:: FRI NOV 4th ::
:: 7:30PM ::
:: ONLY $7 ::


THE RIFF, Montreal's foremost vibe-fest monthly stand-up show, features stand-ups not just telling you their tried and true cookie-cutter jokes. This show will be an ironic, satire of what it means to have a "tight five minutes". THE FUNNEST TIME EVER.

FEATURING :: Alain Mercieca :: Scott Andrew Carter :: Deirdre Trudeau :: Brad MacDonald :: Paul Solomon :: And other special guests TBA!

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STAND UP/STRIP DOWN

STAND UP/STRIP DOWN

NOVEMBER 4th, 2016
SHOW AT 10:00 PM
TICKETS 15$


Fight the November chill with this special, super hot edition of the comedy and burlesque show featured in Just for Laughs. Do you like jokes and boobs? OF COURSE YOU DO. Tranna Wintour, Emma Wilkie, and Nancy Webb rock the ha has while SU/SD super favorites Elle Diabloe and Lise Vigneault, as well as Lulu Belles Mirettes and Maxine Segalowitz shake the ta tas. Hosted by the hilarious DeAnne Smith!

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The Sketch Republic: FLUTES & LUTES

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5th @ 8PM
:: $8 :: $6 for students ::


Alright cue up your fave Jethro Tull vinyl re-release cause MTL’s premier sketch comedy night returns with its very special Flutes & Lutes Edition!

STARRING
EMPLOYEES OF THE YEAR
BEANS ON TOAST
THE TEMPLETON PHILHARMONIC

And hosted by our very own TRANNA WINTOUR!

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The Sketch Republic: 1 Year Anniversary Party!

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Friday September 9, 8PM
$8 + fees. $6 for Students at the door only

1 year ago we started with a sketch comedy dream. The past 365-ish days have been nothing short of a teenage heartthrob fantasy and we can't stop weeping joyous sketch comedy tears!

The Incredible Shrinking Matt & Jacquie
HOT RAW FIRE
Big Mall
&
Small Town Mayor

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Not Dark Yet – A Night of Live Music and Comedy at Theatre Ste Catherine

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Thursday, September 1st, Show 9PM, $8 at the door

Featuring: Gideon Yellin - Lead Guitar Matt Enos - Second Lead Guitar & Vocals Lloyd White - Bass & Vocals Alex Lepanto - Drums Plus special guests

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TSC et Le Nouveau International blitz into the 2016/2017 saison d’art!

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Mercredi le 7 septembre à 19h
GRATUIT/FREE/UN GROS ZÉRO DOLLARS


Come check out all of the poetry/theatre/comedy/dance until we die/grilled cheese sandwiches/lovefest programming we have in store for 2016/2017. A showcase and zine launch!

There will be punch.

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ZOOFEST: Alex Vizorek

ZOOFEST: Alex Vizorek

Show in French

le 17, 18, 19 et 20 juillet à 19h30

 

Quel est le point commun entre la musique, la sculpture, le cinéma ou encore l'art moderne? Alex Vizorek et son génie comique, bien sûr ! L'humoriste belge est de retour à Zoofest. Magritte, Ravel, Visconti y côtoient Pamela Anderson. Un must pour les amateurs de gai savoir!

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ZOOFEST: Adrien Arnoux et Thomas Wiesel

ZOOFEST: Adrien Arnoux et Thomas Wiesel

Show in French

le 17, 18 et 19 juillet à 21h00

 

Double tête d'affiche-Deux fois 30 minutes de rire avec des humoristes venus tout droit de la France! (Attention humour Français)

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ZOOFEST: Noman Hosni et Fary

ZOOFEST: Noman Hosni et Fary

Show in French

le 17, 18 et 19 juillet à 22h30

 

Double tête d'affiche-Deux fois 30 minutes de rire avec des humoristes venus tout droit de la France! (Attention humour Français)

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OFF JFL: 24 Hours with Mary Lynn Rajskub

OFF JFL: 24 Hours with Mary Lynn Rajskub

JULY 21 to 24 at 7:30PM


Mary Lynn gets knocked up by a hunky stranger, becomes the good wife and mother, blows all her cash, and takes a yoga instructor’s advice to invest in tiny horses to save her marriage. Nancy Cartwright’s Spotted Cow will be producing the 24 star’s much-anticipated one-woman show. The show is also produced by Marshall Cordell and will be directed by Spotted Cow’s Peter Kjenaas, and will play at OFF-JFL before moving on to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer. TICKETS AND MORE I'INFO

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OFF JFL: Sean Patton

OFF JFL: Sean Patton

JULY 21, 22 and 23 at 9PM


This NY/LA based comedian has appeared on Comedy Central’s Live at Gothem, Late Night with Jimmy Kimmel, @midnight, twice on Conan, and recently on Season 2 of The Meltdown. **Must be 18+ for admission**
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OFF JFL: Tom Green: Live

OFF JFL: Tom Green: Live

JULY 21 to 24 at 10:30PM


You know Tom Green from movies like Freddy Got Fingered and MTV's the Tom Green Show. After touring the world, Tom is bringing his outrageous stand up comedy show, Tom Green: Live to OFF-JFL. TICKETS AND MORE I'INFO

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OFF JFL: Hosts With The Most

OFF JFL: Hosts With The Most

JULY 26 to 30 at 7:30PM and 9:45PM


The full title of this show should be Hosts with the most Amazing Comedians From All Over The World On Their Show. But that seemed a little wordy. So here we are with Hosts with The Most.
Fantastic hosts guiding you through a multi-comic show featuring amazing festival acts. Each show has a different lineup. Full lineups to be announced soon!
Tuesday July 26 - Hosted by Cameron Esposito!
Saturday July 30 - Hosted by Lil Rel!
Wednesday July 27 -Friday July 29
Hosts still to be announced!
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OFF JFL: MIDNIGHT SURPRISE

OFF JFL: MIDNIGHT SURPRISE

JULY 22 to 24 & 26 to 30 at 11:59PM

Okay, here’s what we definitely can tell you: the show’s at midnight. That’s about it. The rest is a surprise. What kind of surprise? Gee, it’s hard to say. Maybe it’s an incredibly awesome multi-comic show featuring a holy s#!t lineup of some of the funniest comedians at the festival. It could be anything really. There’s only one way to find out. Ask someone who was there last year or stay tuned and prepare to be surprised… TICKETS AND MORE I'INFO

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JOKETOWN 12

REAL JOKETOWN

SAT AUG 13TH at 8PM only $7!!

This month some of the greatest artist-comedian-actors of Montreal have splintered off to build skyscrapers of hilarity and suburbs of knee-slappers in JOKETOWN, a short comedy show wherein these Pun Politicians™ will write, produce, and perform FOUR BRAND NEW COMEDIES in LESS THAN A WEEK to stake their claims for political/satirical supremacy. Come exercise your democratic right to vote- the mayor IS elected by audience applause after all!

Who will be... the new... MAYOR OF JOKETOWN?

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OFF JFL: Louie Anderson

OFF JFL: Louie Anderson

JULY 24 at 9PM

With a career spanning over 30 years, iconic comedian Louie Anderson is a two-time Emmy Award winner, star of his own stand-up specials and sitcoms, best-selling author, and was named “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time” by Comedy Central. Don’t miss your chance to see a true comedy legend.
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OFF JFL: Talking to Myself with Jessica Kirson

OFF JFL: Talking to Myself with Jessica Kirson

JULY 25 at 7:30PM

Jessica Kirson's captivating stage presence and distinctive style engages audiences all over the world. Known for her wide variety of characters, Jessica has been recognized countless times for her comedic talent, and has a popular one hour special, My Cookie’s Gone, on the Logo Channel. Don’t miss her latest show, Talking to Myself with Jessica Kirson at OFF-JFL this summer!
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OFF JFL: Gina Brillon : Own Your Crazy

OFF JFL: Gina Brillon : Own Your Crazy

JULY 25 at 9PM

Jessica Kirson's captivating stage presence and distinctive style engages audiences all over the world. Known for her wide variety of characters, Jessica has been recognized countless times for her comedic talent, and has a popular one hour special, My Cookie’s Gone, on the Logo Channel. Don’t miss her latest show, Talking to Myself with Jessica Kirson at OFF-JFL this summer!
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OFF JFL: Yannis Pappas in Let Me Be Yannis

OFF JFL: Yannis Pappas in Let Me Be Yannis

JULY 25 at 10:30PM

Take a seat inside the curious and philosophical mind of Brooklyn, NY native Yannis Pappas. After years of touring with his popular characters, Maurica and Mr. Panos, Yannis is ready to show the world everything he’s been working on in his latest hour Let Me Be Yannis. You’ve seen Yannis in his very own Comedy Central Half Hour, as host of Fusion Live and in his daily AOL sports series 2 Point Lead. Now Yannis gets to do what he does best, be himself...
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OFF JFL: Take My Wife

OFF JFL: Take My Wife

JULY 29 at 4:45PM

Get a sneak peek of the upcoming Seeso Original Series, “Take My Wife,” a half-hour, single-camera original series that follows a young lesbian couple (Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher) as elements of their domestic life intersect with the underground standup showcase they co-host. (Available 8/11 on Seeso. US Only.)
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The Star Trek 50 Year Anniversary Spectacular!

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August 4th 8PM

Troy Stark Presents:
The Star Trek 50 Year Anniversary Spectacular!
Don't miss Montreal's Funniest Trekkies boldly joke about Tricorders, Transporters and Tribbles!
Hosted by Troy Stark - With DJ John Lee Featuring: Lawrence Corber, Kris Dulgar, Dion Owen, Rodney Ramsey, Melina Maria Trimarchi and Chris Sandiford

TICKETS $12 ADVANCE $15 AT DOOR

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Joketown Summit: One Yeariversary

Joketown Summit:  One Yeariversary

AUGUST 31st at 9PM
AN AMAZING COLLECTION OF THE BEST HUMORISTS IN MONTREAL (a celebration of JOKETOWN, TSC's montlhy long form comedy show)

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Ladyfest 2016!

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September 12 to 18, 2016
Celebrating funny ladies (whatever your interpretation of that is) & funny people who celebrate ladies! The team behind Women in Comedy Montreal are proud to present Montreal’s second annual LADYFEST taking place at Theatre Sainte-Catherine and other locations around Montreal.

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LADYFEST WORKSHOP: Sketch Comedy Basics with Amanda Xeller! *SOLD OUT*

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Saturday Sept 17, 1pM

This workshop is geared towards those who have not done sketch before or those who'd like a refresher in writing sketch comedy.

Amanda Ariel “Peggy” Xeller is a writer, improviser, and clown residing in New York City. Her solo work has been featured in the Sketch Republic, at L.I.T and Dojo Comedy in D.C., Charm City in Baltimore, and was a part of the L.A. Scripted Comedy Festival, Ladyfest, NYC Sketchfest, Philly Sketchfest, and of course Montreal Sketchfest.

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Sketch Workshop: Killing The Straight Man with Philly’s The Incredible Shrinking Matt and Jacquie

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Saturday September 10th, 11AM - 2PM

A workshop designed to help writers eliminate or flesh out "straight men" characters in sketches. Straight men tend to be two-dimensional characters that serve to "point out the crazy" to the audience instead of letting the crazy speak for itself. Through this workshop, writers will discover that when all of their characters buy into their reality, interactions between characters become much more interesting and realistic.

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ZOOFEST: Le All-Star COMEDY CLUB France 2016

ZOOFEST: Le All-Star COMEDY CLUB France 2016

Show in French

le 14, 15, et 16 juillet

trois spectacles par soir: 19h, 21h, et 23h

Sugar Sammy présente le meilleur du stand-up de France

La scène du stand-up en France est en pleine ascension. Inspirée par les meilleurs au monde, cette nouvelle génération de Français frappe aux portes du Québec et représente l'avenir de l'humour en France. Sugar Sammy animera et coproduira avec Zoofest & OFF-JFL...

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ZOOFEST: Le Trottoir Comédie Club

ZOOFEST: Le Trottoir Comédie Club

show in French
mardi le 12 juillet 21h30
mercredi le 13 juillet 21h30

Un club de comédie excentrique basé dans le majestueux et fantastique Théâtre Sainte-Catherine. Depuis sa création, le Trottoir offre l’opportunité à de nouveaux visages de se faire un nom sur scène, mais également à des humoristes d’expérience de venir pratiquer leur art dans la forme la plus pure qu’il soit. Animé par Alain Mercieca, toujours prêt pour le chaos, le Trottoir a déjà vu le début des carrières bourgeonnantes de plusieurs humoristes...Rosalie Vaillancourt, Adib Alkhalidey, Reda Saoui, Roman Frayssinet et Anas Hassouna.

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