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The Fictionals bring Fandom Funnies to Capital City Comic Con in March

Get your Humanity Hands ready, Victoria and Vancouver Island! The Fictionals are back at Capital City Comic Con for our third year in a row!

Capital City Comic Con is a celebration of comics, family fun, special guests and pop culture of all kinds. The convention from March 20 to 22 features celebrity signings, cosplay, artists and more in Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden!

Improv Against Humanity at Capital City Comic Con
Improv Against Humanity at Cap Cit Comic Con

Join us for a special Improv Against Humanity at #CapCityComic 2020 on Saturday, March 21 in the afternoon! The show takes place in the Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre. The show is all-ages, so bring the whole family! We’ll be hosting a live CAH tournament and Civilian Cosplay Contest during Improv Against Humanity. Plus who will be crowned the Most Horrible Person of CCCC? It could be you!

Other great guests include Sean Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy), Gates McFadden (Star Trek: The Next Generation), “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan (WWE), Geekenders (Star Wars: A Nude Hope) and more! Plus there’s lots of great dining, attractions and sights to see in Victoria. Make a weekend of your convention adventure!

Join the fun in Victoria from March 20 to 22! Capital City Comic Con tickets are on sale now!

Improv Against Humanity at Capital City Comic Con
Improv Against Humanity at Cap City Comic Con

The Fictionals are also available for corporate eventswedding entertainment, and more. Contact us for more information and let’s bring the laughs to you!

Rio Theatre host Mad Max Aussie Bushfire Relief fundraiser on January 25

The Rio Theatre is hosting a massive Mad Max Movie Marathon on Saturday, January 25 to benefit Aussie Bushfire Relief. We’re honoured to help with comedy for a cause, and invite you to come support as well!

Mad Max Rio Theatre
Mad Max Movie Marathon at the Rio Theatre

The Rio will be screening all four of George Miller’s post-apocalyptic classics – MAD MAX, THE ROAD WARRIOR, BEYOND THUNDERDOME and FURY ROAD. Come to one or come to all four back-to-back, on the big screen. Daniel Chai will be hosting the festivities, which include trivia, raffles, door prizes. There will also be a 50/50 draw, a costume contest, and, special guests throughout the day and evening. Plus you can win tickets to Hot Improv Tuesdays!

Doors are at 3:30 pm, with Mad Max slated to start at 4:30 pm. The Road Warrior is estimated to start at 6:30 pm. Then Beyond Thunderdome will begin around 8:30 pm. Finally, Fury Road will wrap things up starting at 10:45 pm

Mad Max Rio Theatre
Mad Max Movie Marathon at the Rio Theatre

The event will celebrate Australia Day (January 26), plus funds raised will directly benefit the important work being done by the Australian Red Cross. So invite your friends and come join the fun! Advanced tickets and VIP Packages are on sale now!

The Fictionals perform 3 shows at Fan Expo Vancouver in February

Fan Expo Vancouver returns to Vancouver Convention Centre from Feburary 15 to 17, 2020, and The Fictionals will be there with three super-powered comedy shows for the attendees!

Join us for Improv Against Humanity on Saturday, February 15 at 6 pm in Theatre #2. The next day you can catch Halftime Hilarity during the Cosplay Craftsmanship Contest in the Main Theatre on Sunday, February 16 at 4:30 pm. Then wrap up the weekend with The Improvised Adventures of Fan Expo on Monday, February 17 at 4 pm! in Theatre #2.

Fan Expo Vancouver
The Fictionals at Fan Expo Vancouver.

Onstage during Improv Against Humanity on Saturday are William Vaughn, Tia Jeanette, VJ Delos-Reyes, Jacki Gunn, Kai Rudell, and Dan Willows. And on Sunday for Fan Expo Vancouver’s Cosplay Comedy Break is Graeme Duffy, Carrie Hunter, Kai Rudell and Dan Willows. Then on Monday you can laugh along with Brad Duffy, Matthew Simmons, Aida Viziru, Jeff Cooper, and Montana Rosalle

As well as our convention comedy, there are loads of celebrities and special guests to meet at Fan Expo Vancouver this year. Say hello to Bruce Campbell, Christina Ricci, Brendan Fraser, Levar Burton and Marina Sirtis. Plus cast members of The Flash, X-Files, Brian Baumgartner and Oscar Nuñez from The Office, and more will be there! And don’t forget to pick up some fun swag and comic art!

The Fictionals at Fan Expo Vancouver
The Fictionals at Fan Expo Vancouver.

In the meantime, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to follow our adventures, and grab your #FanExpoVan tickets so you don’t miss out!

And if you enjoy our convention comedy shows, you can hire us for your upcoming corporate or private events! Contact us for more details here.