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Storyteller Al Lafrance joins us at Cafe Deux Soleils on February 19 for Show & Tell Comedy!

Every month we invite Vancouver’s finest storytellers to Cafe Deux Soleils to tell tales during Show & Tell Comedy. Joining us for our improv mashup on February 19 is the amazing Al Lafrance!

Al Lafrance

Al Lafrance is part-human, part-demon, and an acclaimed storyteller. He’s performed at over 30 fringe festivals around the world, at Just For Laughs, and in strangers’ backyards. He recently enjoyed a sold-out run of his solo show “I Think I’m Dead” at the Vancouver Fringe. He is also the co-creator of Hunch: A Festival of Solo Performances, was recently part of Theatre Under The Gun, and is a member of The Dive, an hour-long live scripted monthly sitcom.

Come enjoy Al’s stories, plus classic improv games, happy hour drink specials and more. Hot Improv Tuesdays on February 19 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Hot Improv Tuesdays

Uncle Jane’s step into Vancouver Improv Fight Club on February 12

All’s fair in love and Vancouver Improv Fight Club! Stepping into the Cafe Deux Soleils cage on Tuesday, February 12 are Uncle Janes!

Uncle Janes Comedy

Uncle Janes – represented by Jill Lockley, Charlie Cook, Rebecca Renton, Maddi Silva and David Borja – is Vancouver’s freshest improv comedy show for queer-identifying funny folks! Bringing together an ensemble cast of improvisors that aims to provide a safe, supportive environment to perform improv comedy exclusively with those who identify as LGBTQ+. They perform regularly at Little Mountain Gallery and Havana Theatre.

Uncle Janes take on the fierce five of Jeff Cooper, Rachel Kent, Dan Willows, William Vaughan and Jalen Saip for the #HardcoreHilarity title! The teams will battle it out with games and longform, with challenges by Referee Alan Pavlakovic and scores issued by our audience judges!

Come join the action on Tuesday, February 12 at Cafe Deux Soleils! Doors at 7:30 pm, action starts at 8 pm. Tickets just $7 or $5 for students.

Vancouver Improv Fight Club cover

The Fictionals feature on The Brett Martin Show at Yuk Yuks on February 8

We’re keeping the February Funnies going on Friday, February 8 when we join The Brett Martin Show at Yuk Yuk’s Vancouver!

Alannah Brittany

Every BMS is a fantastic time, and this month’s lineup is a hot one! Brett Martin and sidekick Sam Tonning will be hosting, the hilarious Alannah Brittany will be performing stand-up, and Daniel Chai, Barbara Beall, Alan Pavlakovic and Kia Rae will be bringing the improv action to the stage. Plus there will be audience games, prizes and more!

Show starts at 10:30 pm, and ticket are $14.29 plus tax. More info at and Yuk Yuks!

The Brett Martin Show