Asim B.Arts Writer
Asim B. loves conducting interviews and covering local events for Apt613. He’s also an engineer by day and a standup comic by night. He lives in Ottawa with “the wife”, “these kids”, “those cats”, and tries to wear matching socks the days he remembers to wear pants.
The Kids In The Hall comedian is featuring at The Improv Embassy’s 4th Birthday Show this Sunday June 10 at Brigid’s Well.
Head on over to Beerocracy for the first Centretown Comedy show, Thursday May 24 at Beerocracy.
Danielle Allard is hosting a CD release party on Saturday, May 19.
Comedian Doug Stanhope will be weaving his unique take on things in Ottawa, on Tuesday May 15. You can catch him at the Ottawa Little Theatre, which also happens to be home to the longest running community theatre company in Canada.
The Royal Winnipeg Ballet performs Dracula at the National Arts Centre from April 12–14.
Comedy Night for Parkinson’s has been raising awareness as well as funds for the last fourteen years in Ottawa. This year, the comedy show and silent auction will be held on Saturday April 21 at Centrepoint Theatre.
Crackup Comedy Night in Canada headliner Derek Edwards chats about comedy and his journey to stand-up
Comedian Derek Edwards will headline the Alterna Savings Crackup Comedy Night in Canada Festival Finale on March 24 at Algonquin Commons Theatre.
Comedy duo Christina Muehlberger and Ryan Mulligan are hosts of the podcast Scene Partners, focusing on improv and stand up comedy, pop culture, television shows, movies, relationships and life.
Nestled between the sights and sounds of Downtown Rideau, you’ll find The Improv Embassy. From March 1–3, they’ll be presenting the Ottawa Improv Festival at the neighbouring Arts Court Theatre.