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Feb 17-18 – Toronto Live Comedy Recommendations

Feb 17-18 – Toronto Live Comedy Recommendations

Friday February 17th-Saturday February 18th Looking for some fun live comedy in Toronto this weekend? Here are some of our picks for big laughs in the city Friday February 17th, 2017 Rapp Battlez – $10 Admission Comedy Bar – 945 Bloor St W – 10:30pm Jerry Seinfeld – $79-$125 Sony… Read more »

Feb 10-12 – Toronto Live Comedy Recommendations

Feb 10-12 – Toronto Live Comedy Recommendations

Friday February 10th-Sunday February 12th Looking for some fun live comedy in Toronto this weekend? Here are some of our picks for big laughs in the city Friday February 10th, 2017 **Darrin Rose’s Fun Night Out – $35 Admission Live at the Isabel Bader Theatre – 93 Charles St W… Read more »

Mark Forward – Humbly Hysterical

Mark Forward – Humbly Hysterical

Mark Forward: Humbly Hysterical Julianna Romanyk “[Every joke] comes from one tiny moment and then I build on it. Like with my bit on fancy hats, I literally saw fancy hats in a shitty convenience store. What’s the process after that? I have no idea, and like most comics, I’m… Read more »

Ian Abramson: The Best Comedian You Don’t Know Yet

Ian Abramson: The Best Comedian You Don’t Know Yet

“Bees are a piece of propaganda put forward by the media to sell honey by Big Honey.” The man with a mustache drawn on his face with Sharpie says. “It’s just a shame. They’re trying to keep us living in fear.”   This is Ian Abramson: eccentric, silly, offbeat, and… Read more »

We Need To Talk About Barron

We Need To Talk About Barron

  Guys, it’s going to be a very long four years at this rate. News broke yesterday that Katie Rich, writer for Saturday Night Live had been “suspended indefinitely” for this tweet, which she made on Friday:   A knee-jerk response to this tweet might be “that joke is at… Read more »

News and Reviews

Comedy Central’s Half Hour – Premieres in Canada Feb 12

Comedy Central’s Half Hour – Premieres in Canada Feb 12

Noah Gardenswartz kicks off a strong fifth season of Comedy Central’s Half Hour, which premieres in Canada this Saturday night (actually Sunday morning) on Feb 12th at 12:30am Originally debuting in the US back in October, the Half Hour finally makes it’s way to Canada. You’ll be able to see… Read more »

Bill Burr: Walk Your Way Out – Review

Bill Burr: Walk Your Way Out – Review

Julianna Romanyk Bill Burr: Walk Your Way Out currently available on Netflix If you’ve ever listened to Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast, you know that Bill Burr thrives most when aimlessly exploring the strangest crannies of his mind. When Burr leaves his filters off, he’s not sloppy and directionless: he’s… Read more »

Santa Clarita Diet: A Perfect February Distraction

Santa Clarita Diet: A Perfect February Distraction

I have a confession: I can’t watch most “horror” genre entertainment due to an overactive imagination. I was very dubious that I would ever watch a Netflix show about cannibalism, and yet, here we are. Netflix released Santa Clarita Diet to not much fanfare. Teasers went out a month ago… Read more »

The Best Stand Up Specials on Netflix Canada Right Now

The Best Stand Up Specials on Netflix Canada Right Now

Netflix has become a destination for stand up comedy recently. Not only does Netflix spend millions on new stand up productions (they are rumored to have paid Chris Rock 40 million dollars for 2 comedy specials,) they have older, harder to find titles that are waiting to be rediscovered. Here… Read more »

Review: Songbuster – An Improvised Musical at Next Stage Festival

Review: Songbuster – An Improvised Musical at Next Stage Festival

By Julianna Romanyk – January 7, 2017 For My Comedy Report Photo by Connor Low Centred around the challenging audience suggestion of “cemetery”, the musical improvised by Songbuster’s cast was filled with as much catchy lyricism as hard-hitting humour. Though they had nothing but a man at a piano to… Read more »