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Pop-Up Comedy Jam welcomes Ola Dada to Cafe Deux Soleils on November 6

Pop-Up Comedy Jam returns to Cafe Deux Soleils for the Improv & Stand-Up Mashup on Tuesday, November 6! Our special guest this month is the outstanding Ola Dada!

Ola Dada

Accounting student by day and comedian by night, Ola Dada is a Nigerian-Canadian raised in Alberta who examines comparisons between both cultures. With a unique take on what its like to also live in Vancouver, Ola takes his audience on a trip through his challenges, and highlights the comedic aspects of each situation. He is a regular host at The Comedy Basement and has performed on stand-up stages all over Vancouver.

Ola’s sets will inspire our improv scenes, and we also need your suggestions! Hot Improv Tuesdays on November 6 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

(Cover photo by Laughathon open mic at Charqui)

Justin O’Hearn joins Pop-Up Comedy Jam at Cafe Deux Soleils on October 2

Power up an outstanding October with Pop-Up Comedy Jam at Cafe Deux Soleils! Bringing the stand-up to our comedy mashup on October 2 is Justin O’Hearn!

Justin O'Hearn

Justin O’Hearn is a big fellow with the soft touch of a dandy fop fancy boy. He can be surly, a bit like that uncle your mom doesn’t like very much but you rely on for secret knowledge. Justin has performed on many stand-up stages around Vancouver, including Yuk Yuks, the Comedy Mix, Full Pint Comedy and Laugh Gallery!

Justin’s stand-up will inspire our improvisers, and we also need your suggestions for our scenes! Hot Improv Tuesdays on October 2 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Hot Improv Tuesdays

Pop-Up Comedy Jam welcomes Anthony Trombetta to Cafe Deux Soleils on September 4

Start up a sweet September with Pop-Up Comedy Jam at Cafe Deux Soleils! Joining the Improv & Stand-Up Mashup on September 4 is Anthony Trombetta!

Anthony Trombetta

A founder of the Yukon stand-up scene, Anthony Trombetta has taken his act across North America. He is performed at Fringe festivals, comedy clubs, random town halls, and even on CBC’s The Debaters.

Anthony is the former Artistic Director of The Guild Theatre in Whitehorse, and is ready to be fully British Colombianized. When not indulging his wonderful daughter and amazing superstar wife, he’s usually indulging in a wide (exhausting) spectrum of nerdy activities.

Anthony’s stand-up set will inspire our improvisers, and we also need your suggestions for our scenes! Hot Improv Tuesdays on September 4 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Hot Improv Tuesday