What: Graham Clark’s Quiz Show cherry picks the best segments of game shows, plus a few new favourites, and presents them all in one bizarre event. Comedians Sarah Szloboda, Kyle Bottom, Cam MacLeod and Kathleen McGee are the “contestants”, with prizes for the audience.
What: The lead-up to the US election, Kate and Will’s visit, climate change, the demise of Brangelina and the construction of more bike lanes are just a few of the stories that grabbed the headlines this year. All these and more provide fodder for Vancouver TheatreSports’ quick-witted improvisers as they find the funny in the important and not so important events of 2017.
When: Tuesday, December 26 to Sunday, December 31, 2017
Time: Various showtimes
Where: The Improv Centre – 1502 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
What: Ivan has appeared at the Montreal Just for Laughs festival and has made various TV and radio appearances, including his own half-hour comedy special on CTV and as a guest on CBC’s The Debaters. He also recently performed on Conan.
When: Thursday, December 28 to Saturday, December 30, 2017
Time: Various times
Where: The Comedy Mix – 1015 Burrard Street, Vancouver
What: Join The Fictionals and Friends for Jackbox Jokes at Seven Dining Lounge. Your votes via smartphone decide which scenes the comedians will act out, and who leaves this month’s Quiplash champion. Plus, sign up for the pre-show Audience Tournament for your chance to play against the comedians in the main event.
When: Thursday, December 28, 2017
Time: 8 pm
Where: Seven Dining Lounge – 53 West Broadway, Vancouver