After its successful launch this Fall, Howl & Roar Records is gearing up for its next album recording with comedian Kyle Brownrigg. Kyle’s quick wit, incisive observations, and bold stage presence can only be described as memorable. Whether he is tackling senseless or serious subject matter, the audience is met with consistent hilarity. Howl & […]
Every summer, Yuk Yuks holds a competition to see who’s the funniest person in town.
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.
Did you know about Ottawa’s funny af improv comedy scene?
You can catch Karen competing at Absolute Comedy on Monday February 12.
Beneath all the snow and government buildings, Canada’s capital has been slowly nurturing a vibrant comedy community where amateur comedians have many opportunities to try their hand at the craft.
It’s the final long weekend of the summer but don’t despair. The end of summer doesn’t mark the end of great events, concerts and activities! With lots to look forward to in the coming weeks and months, let’s dive right into this weekend.
Greg Houston is an Ottawa based comic who has performed at just about every festival the city has to offer. This summer, he is the MC at Yuk Yuks Summer Comedy Competition.
Maeve Lalonde, who goes by Méabh (pronounced Meave), is an singer and songwriter based out of Ottawa and is hoping to release her first EP by Christmas of this year. She is a person of many talents that include open mic host, indie music songwriter and composer, and stand up comic. She’s graced the small […]
Ben Hagel is one of Ottawa’s youngest up-and-coming comics. He will perform at Yuk Yuk’s on Wednesday February 8 during the Crackup Comedy Festival.
Rachelle Elie is the 2017 Crackup Comedy Festival’s comic-in-residence. See her hosting and performing several showcases during the festival, February 7–18.
The 13th Crackup Comedy Festival runs from February 7–18 at venues around town.
Post by Greg Houston. So myself – Greg Houston a local comic based out of Ottawa, that performs all over and produces monthly and bi-monthly comedy shows is going to Just For Laughs! … As press. I thought I’d practice by interviewing myself? (with help on questions from Ottawhat? Podcast). I’m checking out the festival […]