Improv Against Humanity moves to the Rio!

Improv Against Humanity, the wildly popular improv show based upon the wildly popular card game Cards Against Humanity, is moving to the Rio next Wednesday.

IAH, which is put on by The Fictionals, has been selling out Cafe Deux Soleils for half a year, so creator Daniel Chai decided it was time to move it somewhere bigger.

“I’ve been absolutely blown away by the success of Improv Against Humanity,” said Daniel. “We’ve had people arrive two hours early to get the best seats, audience members sending in fan art; it’s really taken off. That’s why we’re excited to move to the larger Rio Theatre, which can help us grow our show to be even bigger and better than it is now.” Continue reading

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This weekend: NBA Hall of Famer and The Bobbers return!

Two great shows return to Vancouver this weekend. Check them out!

NBA Hall of Famer

Michael DeMaria (formerly of UBCimprov, now of America) and Jordan Moore bring their brand of improv to the Havana on Sunday, March 31. They will be joined by some UBCi-ers and some Instant Theatre folks. Expect awesomeness.

 

 

Havana Theatre, 1212 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC
Tickets $5 (seating is general admission)
Doors at 8:45, show at 9

The Bobbers

The Bobbers (finally, thank goodness) have a new venue for their wildly popular Tops & Bottoms show! They debut at the Improv Centre on Monday, April 1. The new season is called Steppin’ Out, and founder David C. Jones says:

“This is a great step forward for these hilarious artists, and so we have called this season ‘Steppin’ Out.’ We have loved performing in the bars in the Davie St. area but now our performers are ready to step up and take the stage in a real comedy theatre.”

Exciting stuff!

The Improv Centre, 1502 Duranleau St. (Granville Island)
Tickets $9 (reserve by emailing queerartssociety@gmail.com, they will sell out)
Show at 7

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Nearly Robots returns this Thursday!

From Facebook:

On March 14th famed website www.nearlyrobots.com is presenting NEARLY ROBOTS COMEDY SHOW: THE RETURN. 

Ladies and Gentleman please, stop hyperventilating. We realize that your life was just made infinitely better, but keep it together. 

Sure we’ll be featuring some of the best comedians in Vancouver. Sure we’ll likely sell out again. Sure we’ll probably have far fewer oxen deaths than last time. BUT for the love of sweet lady laugh laugh, keep calm enough to buy a ticket.

Doors Open at 8:00 PM

Show Features: 
David MacLean
Brynn Peebles
Brianna Wiens
Kyle “Kai-Bo” Bottom 
Ben McGinnis
Ben Mills 
Jordan Cohen

If you don’t already have your tickets, it’s not too late! Contact  Brynn PeeblesScott PateyBen MillsJordan CohenJacob Samuel or Kyle Bottom, or email nearlyrobots@gmail.com. (Tickets are $10)

 

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Call for Comics!

 

Erica Sigurdson is looking for some funny ladies to join her onstage April 19th for a Ladies Night Out in Port Moody. If you’re interested, email ericacomic@gmail.com.

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