This week we are thankful for the gift of laughter! Bruce Campbell, Vancouver International Improv Festival and more – here is our list of five comedy events to check out in Vancouver from October 6 to 12.
What: Phantom Signal returns with another season of macabre madness. Original old-timey-radio-horror-comedy performed live by Jayson McDonald, Andrew Bailey and Tara Travis, accompanied by the best of the best musical guests.
When: October 7
Time: 8 pm
Where: Little Mountain Gallery – 195 East 26th Avenue, Vancouver
What: A Thanksgiving treat of eight burlesque performances, a fabulous intermission go-go dancer, and a post-show dance party. Starring Burgundy Brixx, Sister Madly, The Purrrfessorl, DJ evilyn Thirteen and more.
When: October 8
Time: 9 pm
Where: The Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver
What: Join the King of B Movies Bruce Campbell as he discusses the hilarious, gut-wrenchingly honest confessions in his new memoir, Hail To The Chin. Book signing to follow.
When: October 9
Time: 7 pm
Where: Chapters Metrotown
Admission: Group Slips will be given out with the purchase of Hail To The Chin: Further Confessions Of A B Movie Actor; proof of purchase from any Indigo, Chapters, IndigoSpirit or Coles location will be accepted. Group Slips will be distributed on the day of the event; one group slip per person is needed to join the signing line.
What: Vancouver’s longest running monthly sketch comedy show, The HERO SHOW, celebrates its 10 year anniversary with two different shows full of character monologues, musical performances, storytelling, weird readings and more.