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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

Pop-Up Comedy Jam Classic returns to Cafe Deux Soleils on August 7

Keep your amazing August going strong with Pop-Up Comedy Jam on August 7 at Cafe Deux Soleils! This month we’re going Classic, with a mix of fun improv games for you!

Pop-Up Comedy Jam Classic

Pop-Up Comedy Jam Classic features every improviser choosing their favourite improv game to showcase onstage. They we’ll perform a longform jam inspired by you and your suggestions! Come laugh with Rae Lynn Carson, Alan Pavlakovic, Scott Antifave, Alex Parra, Tia Jeanette, Rachel Kent and Abdullah Wasfi!

Hot Improv Tuesdays on August 7 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Yumi Nagashima joins Pop-Up Comedy Jam at Cafe Deux Soleils on July 3

Brand new month means brand new laughs on Tuesday, July 3 during the Improv & Stand-Up Mashup at Cafe Deux Soleils! This month’s special guest is the amazing Yumi Nagashima!

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In less than three years, stand-up comedian and actress Yumi Nagashima has made a large splash on the North American comedy scene with her sassy stage presence and unique point of view. Yumi is a mainstay on the Vancouver comedy scene, and has performed in six different countries (USA, Australia, England, Germany, Japan and Canada). She has also appeared on the CBC radio program “The Debaters”, was featured on Andy Kindler’s Alternative show as a part of JFL NorthWest, and was a finalist in the 2016 and 2017 Yuk Off Competition. Yumi is also an accomplished actress and has many acting credits to her name, including “The Man in the High Castle” (HBO).

Yumi’s stand-up will inspire out Best of Both Worlds set, and you’re invited to join the fun too! Hot Improv Tuesdays on July 3 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

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