What: Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress, writer, and four-season cast member on Saturday Night Live. She just released her first one hour special, Pizza Mind to rave reviews. Sasheer co-created and co-starred in the web-series Pursuit of Sexiness, and has also appeared on Transparent, Inside Amy Schumer, and People Of Earth.
When: Friday, March 2, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Where: The Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward St, Vancouver
What: Comedy Short Shorts shines a spotlight on the filmmakers and comedians of the Pacific Northwest, as they compete for a first prize of $1000 and the chance to have their short screened at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal.
When: Saturday, March 3, 2018
Time: 12:30 pm
Where: Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
What: Join author Ian Boothby, artist Nina Matsumoto, and colourist David Dedrick for the launch of Scholastic’s new graphic novel, Sparks! Best known for their Eisner Award winning work on The Simpsons comic, Ian and Nina will be talking about their new book as well as directing people towards snacks.