5 Vancouver comedy events to check out this week: November 24 to 30

Nov 24 2017, 12:59 am

The last week of November is around the corner, so let’s make it a funny one! Stand-up, improv and drag – here is our list of five comedy events to check out in Vancouver from November 24 to 30.

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

Hocus Focus at Yuk Yuk’s

  • What: Hocus Focus takes over Yuk Yuks for a night of comedy featuring stand-up by Ivan Decker, improv by Brian Cook and Friends, and more special guests.
  • When: Friday, November 24, 2017
  • Time: 10:30 pm
  • Where: Yuk Yuk’s – 2837 Cambie Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10

Christmas Queen Drag Race

Vancouver TheatreSports League

Vancouver TheatreSports League

  • What: What happens when two queens come together? A lot of racy, outrageous hilarity and wicked wit. Join VTSL’s own Christmas Queen with her special guest co-host, drag star The Unstoppable Conni Smudge for the ‘be-jewelling’ of a new Drag Diva.
  • When: Saturdays from November 25 to December 23.
  • Time:  11:15 pm
  • Where: The Improv Centre – 1502 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10.75-$15.75

Comedy Bucket: Panel Edition

  • What: Kyle Bottom’s Comedy Bucket is back with new hosts Gavin Matts and Ryan Williams. Comedians pull audience suggestions from a bucket and come up with stand up on the spot, while Ryan and Gavin interrupt/help them from a panel. Featuring Benji Rothman, Pam Choi, Aaron Charles Read, Chris Robinson and more.
  • When: Saturday, November 25, 2017
  • Time: 10:30 pm
  • Where: Little Mountain Gallery – 195 East 26th Avenue, Vancouver
  • Tickets: $5, comics get in free

Walt Dismal Presents

  • What: Impossible Things Productions presents parody sketches and songs inspired by animated classics. Featuring Garett Doran Moran, Angela Pallister, Casey Por, Abbey St. Brendan, Claire Catharine Temple, Chris Wood and hosted by Michael W McIntyre as Walt Dismal.
  • When: Sunday, November 26, 2017
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: The Kino — 3456 Cambie Street, Vancouver
  • Admission: By Donation

Sophie Buddle Live Album Taping

Sophie Buddle

Sophie Buddle

  • What: Vancouver based comedian Sophie Buddle records her first album live at The Comedy Mix. She is hot off her third run at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal, and was runner up in SiriusXM’s Top Comic. Sophie is also co-host of Barely Legal at Slice of Life.
  • When: November 28 and 29, 2017
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Where: the Comedy MIX – 1015 Burrard Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10
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