5 Vancouver comedy events to check out this week: February 9 to 15

Feb 7 2018, 7:57 pm

Keep the laughs going with our list of five comedy events to check out in Vancouver from February 9 to 15. Improv, Stand-up, puppets and more!

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

Dead Talks: Ideas Worth Rejecting W/Keynote Speaker Simon King

  • What: The leading non-experts in Vancouver Comedy will come together for one night of uninspiring, totally pointless and downright offensive talks. Featuring keynote speaker Simon King, plus Mark Hughes, Emma Cooper, Sam Tonning, Megan Milton and more.
  • When: Friday, February 9, 2018
  • Time: 7:30 to 10:30 pm
  • Where: Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10, or corporate plus ticket for $350

Snowed In Comedy Tour

  • What: Four international comedians come together to create one amazing show. Featuring Just for Laughs winner Dan Quinn, MC Craig Campbell, Great Canadian Laugh Off winner Paul Myrehaug, and five time Canadian Comedian of the year nominee, Pete Zedlacher.
  • When:  Saturday, February 10, 2018
  • Time: Doors 8:30 pm
  • Where: Rickshaw Theatre – 254 E. Hastings Street, Vancouver,
  • Tickets: Online, $30

Who Killed Gertrude Crump?

  • What: Agatha Christie returns from the dead to perform a one-woman haunted house murder mystery puppet show. World famous mystery author Gertrude Crump has been murdered… mysteriously! Can you solve the case? All the clues are there…
  • When: Tuesday, February 13 to Sunday, February 18, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Performance Works – 1218 Cartwright Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $15-$20

My Funny Valentine at VTSL

  • What: VTSL’s improv comedians will make you LOL with a special Valentine’s Day event: My Funny Valentine. Hosted by none other than Cupid himself along with the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite (aka Venus), it’s an all-out love battle of epic proportions as three ‘improv couples’ duke it out in an audience-inspired competition to prove that love conquers all.
  • When: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: The Improv Centre – 1502 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Starting at $10.75 – Tickets available via VTSL

The Unconventional Romance Variety Show

  • What: A night of nüRomance, with some of Vancouver’s funniest tearing down cultural myths about what it means to mash all the feely feels, and celebrating unconventional lovin. Featuring Shirley Gnome, Sara Bynoe, Bloody Betty, Jo Dworschak, and more.
  • When: Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Rickshaw Theatre – 254 E. Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10
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