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About IamDanielChai

Daniel is a writer and comedian based in Vancouver, BC.

Ask Me Anything: Rock Star Duane Keogh from The Town Pants shares his artist adventures on April 17

Musician, comedian, and actor Duane Keogh joins us for Ask Me Anything Improv at Cafe Deux Soleils on April 17! He will share stories from his adventures with The Town Pants, his work in the film and comedy industries, and answer your questions!

Duane Keogh

For the last twenty years, Duane Keogh has been the lead singer and guitarist for the international recording artists The Town Pants. During that time, TTP has performed in over 13 countries, 300 cities, and has released seven studio albums.

Duane has also worked as an actor and comedian. At 16, Keogh worked as a writer and actor on a Canadian sketch comedy TV show, and was a two time winner of the Canadian Improv Games. His major acting credits include Bye Bye Birdie, Seven Days, and The Outer Limits, and he was nominated for a Reel Award for Best Dramatic Performance.

After performing a full season as a member of the Rookie League for Vancouver Theatre Sports League, Duane appeared with VTSL improvisers in Dublin, Ireland in 2017. In 2018, he will be releasing his eighth studio album with The Town Pants.

Duane has been all over the world, and we can’t wait to chat with him at Hot Improv Tuesdays at Cafe Deux Soleils on Tuesday, April 17! Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8:00 pm, and tickets just $7 or $5 for students!

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Hilarious Heritage with The Radical and Way Off-Broadway Wednesday in New Westminster on April 4

We’re teaming up with our friends The Radical and Way Off-Broadway Wednesday to celebrate the history of the Royal City on April 4 at Heritage Grill.

The Radical and The Fictionals

Incorporating audience suggestions, Hilarious Heritage will look back at the unique local events, celebrities and secrets that made New Westminster the beautiful city it is today.

It’s a mile-a-minute, joke-filled, one-of-a-kind history lesson with interactive segments, surprises, and even more prizes than usual – including that weekly raffle for a $25 gift certificate to The Heritage Grill! So come join the fun! Doors at 6:30 pm, show at 7 pm, and admission is Pay-What-You-Can!

Hilarious Heritage


Anjelica Scannura brings stand-up fun to Hot Improv Tuesdays on April 10

Need more laughs in your life? Join us on April 10 at Cafe Deux Soleils when Hot Improv Tuesdays welcomes Toronto’s Anjelica Scannura to the stage!

Anjelica Scannura

Anjelica Scannura is an actress, comic, and storyteller who has become a trailblazer in the Toronto comedy scene. She is the face of Zoomer Media’s health and fitness channel, One TV, where she also has her own critically acclaimed dance-fitness show Anjelica’s Dance Workout. Anjelica’s acting credits include CTV’s Satisfaction and CW’s Reign, and she’s also done commercials for Swiss Chalet and Scotiabank. Look out for Anjelica in the upcoming feature film “Little Italy” starring Hayden Christensen and Emma Roberts.

“There oughta be a law about Anjelica Scannura. She can frighten the life out of the sedentary.”John Doyle, The Globe and Mail.

Hot Improv Tuesdays on April 10 also features Vancouver Improv Fight Club with The Quad Comedy, so don’t miss out! Action starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!