5 Vancouver comedy events to check out this week: September 15 to 21

Sep 14 2017, 11:14 pm

Wrap up your last week of summer with a night of comedy! Improv, stand-up, and burlesque – here is our list of five funny events happening in Vancouver this week.

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

Taboo Revue Season Opening

Screaming Chicken Theatrical Society

Screaming Chicken Theatrical Society / Facebook

  • What: Award-winning Screaming Chicken Theatrical Society presents a cast of over 20 performers in an evening of dreamy dances, glamourous group numbers, and hilarious comedic antics.
  • When: September 16
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Wise Hall – 1882 Adanac Street, Vancouver
  • TicketsOnline, $15-$25

Comedians in Cosplay Doing Comedy: First of Her Name

  • What: Vancouver’s only cosplay standup comedy show, featuring Alex Sparling, Alain Williams, Hayley Beamish, Megan Milton, Robert Peng and Tanner McCoolman. Plus live music with Leah Howie and her bassoon, and erotic fan-fiction with Jesse Inocalla.
  • When: September 16
  • Time: 8:30 pm
  • Where: Seven Dining Lounge – 53 West Broadway, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10-$12

Nasty Women Comedy: Fierce

  • What: Nasty Women presents a new sketch comedy show inspired by fierceness. Plus there will be spicy improv in the second half of the show.
  • When: September 18
  • Time: 8:30 pm
  • Where: Biltmore Cabaret – 2755 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver
  • TicketsOnline, $10

Improv Against Humanity: Sizzling September

  • What: Improv Against Humanity returns from summer vacation for a sizzling show at the Rio Theatre. Join The Fictionals for an action-packed look back at Summer, sweet prizes to get you ready for Fall, and the crowning of the Most Horrible Person in Vancouver.
  • When: September 20
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $12

The Merkin Sisters

The Merkin Sisters

The Merkin Sisters / Facebook

  • What: Join Ingrid Hansen and Stéphanie Morin-Robert in The Merkin Sisters as they celebrate their Inner Cavemen and Ultra Queens at Performance Works for one night only in Vancouver.
  • When: September 20
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Performance Works – 1218 Cartwright Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10
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