Category Archives: Community Events

Double your fun with The Fictionals on The Brett Martin Show on June 7 and June 28

A double dose of The Brett Martin Show in June at Yuk Yuk’s Vancouver, and we’re excited to be part of the action! Come enjoy Vancouver’s funniest (and only) live Late Night Talk Show on June 7 and June 28 with host Brett Martin, sidekick Sam Tonning, and lots of great comedians!

The first show on Friday, June 7 features special guests Canada Comedy Jam! Andrew Verge, Matt Baker, and Velina Taskov are on the road for an up close and personal look at some of the great comedy and comedians Canada has to offer.

Canada Comedy Jam

Then on June 28, The Brett Martin Show is back with with stand-up performances, talk-show segments, and some of our favourite classic games!

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

And while you’re there, get your tickets to our Knockout Punchlines: Improv And Stand-Up Showdown on Friday, July 12!

The Brett Martin Show

The Fictionals X Vancouver Poetry Slam on Monday, June 10 at Cafe Deux Soleils!

Hey Improv & Spoken Word fans! The Fictionals are making a special appearance at Vancouver Poetry Slam on Monday, June 10 at Cafe Deux Soleils for a Little Death Match! Comedy inspired by 5/7/5 (17 syllable) poems!

The Fictionals at Vancouver Poetry Slam

Our improvisers will be throwing down with some of Vancouver’s finest poets in mini poetry battles, then using those poems to inspire a comedy jam session full of scenes made up on the spot! The show will also feature an open mic to kick things off, then a full Haiku Death Match showdown in the second half of the show!

We are honoured to be guesting with Van Slam, and invite everyone to join the fun! Doors are at 8 pm, and show is at 9 pm. Tickets are Pay-What-You-Can, with a suggested cover of $6-$10!

 

Knockout Punchlines: Improv and Stand-Up Showdown takes over Yuk Yuks Vancouver on July 12!

Sixteen comedians, four random teams, and one epic showcase of Vancouver Comedy. The Fictionals are taking over Yuk Yuks Vancouver on Friday, July 12 at 10:30 pm for a new comedy competition: Knockout Punchlines!

Knockout Punchlines

The Improv and Stand-Up Showdown features the performers teaming up in new and hilarious combinations. Four stand-up comics will perform sets to inspire 12 improvisers to create scenes on the spot. The winning team – as voted on by the audience – will win the Knockout Punchlines Title Belt and the chance to come back to defend their title!

Tickets: $15 including tax. On sale now via Yuk Yuks Vancouver!

Stand-Up Comedians: Kyle Bottom, Danika Thibault, Alannah Brittany, and Sam Tonning

Improv Comedians: Rae Lynn Carson, Alan Pavlakovic, Tia Jeanette, Brad Duffy, Claire Pollock, Matthew Simmons, Rachel Kent, William Vaughan, Aida Viziru, Dan Willows, Ashlee Ferral, and Jeff Cooper

Hosted by Daniel Chai

Show up for the showdown and cheer on the comedians! Doors at 10 pm, random teams drawn at 10:20 pm, and laughs start at 10:30 pm!

Knockout Punchlines Poster