Posts with the tag Winnipeg Comedy Festival.

Displaying results 21-30 of 47.

Amplified Idiots: The Inexplicable Rise of the Winnipeg Comedy Scene

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  June 24, 2013 @ 10:53pm

Winnipeg has one of the most diverse and pound-for-pound funniest comedy scenes in Canada. The problem is, it's in Winnipeg.

Over the past decade, and even more-so in the past five years, the comics in my desolate stomping ground have been growing into impressive and formidable comedy beasts. Winnipeg is no stranger to fostering rich and healthy arts communities.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interviews: The "Rank & Vile" Darren Frost and Kenny Robinson

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  April 10, 2013 @ 6:52pm

Get ready to show your psychiatrists on the dolly where the bad men touched you, because Darren Frost and Kenny Robinson are bringing their X-Rated Rank & Vile show to the 2013 Winnipeg Comedy Festival.

Few comics are willing to see how far "too far" can go more than Darren Frost.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Rising Canadian comedian K. Trevor Wilson

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  April 9, 2013 @ 11:22am

I've had the good fortune of seeing K. Trevor Wilson perform a number of times, and every time I do, his jokes only get better, his delivery only gets smoother, and his beard only gets more luxurious.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Veteran stand-up comic and writer John Wing

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  April 9, 2013 @ 11:13am

Returning by popular demand to the Winnipeg Comedy Festival once again, John Wing has more than secured his reputation as a stellar performer and true renaissance man in the world of comedy. A seasoned vet of the stand-up world, both nationally and abroad, Wing has long been one of Canada's most original and consistently irreverent comedic voices.

Read More  •  0 comments

2013 Winnipeg Comedy Festival Coverage

Posted by: Showbiz Monkeys  //  April 8, 2013 @ 11:49pm

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival has long been considered a comics' festival. The comedians who come to the prairie city to perform over a week in April absolutely love their time here. The festival treats the performers incredibly well, and the crowds are friendly, responsive, and plentiful.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Scott Thompson of Kids in the Hall

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  April 24, 2012 @ 11:45pm

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival has wrapped for another year. Comedians have done their sets, packed their bags, and gone back to their respective homes.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Comic and writer Rebecca Kohler

Posted by: Paul Little  //  April 15, 2012 @ 3:45pm

Rebecca Kohler is incredibly funny -- which, oddly enough, is a great thing when making a living as a comic.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Stand-up comic (and food blogger) Jen Grant

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  April 14, 2012 @ 10:41am

Jen Grant has hit the Winnipeg Comedy Festival for her first time with a vengeance.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Legendary comedy writer, director, and performer David Steinberg

Posted by: Paul Little  //  April 14, 2012 @ 9:23am

Very few names are as revered in the world of comedy as David Steinberg. But when you've amassed the resume that he has over the last 45 years in television, it's hard to find many people to compare him to.

Read More  •  0 comments

Winnipeg Comedy Fest Interview: Local Winnipeg comic Chantel Marostica

Posted by: J.D. Renaud  //  April 13, 2012 @ 3:58pm

Chantel Marostica has been a part of the Winnipeg Comedy Festival for several years running.

Read More  •  0 comments

< Previous  |  Next >

SBM on Social Media

ShowbizMonkeys.com on Facebook ShowbizMonkeys.com on Twitter ShowbizMonkeys.com on Instagram ShowbizMonkeys.com on YouTube