Every month we invite Vancouver’s finest storytellers to Cafe Deux Soleils to tell tales during Improv + Storytelling. Joining us on March 19 is the stupendous Susan Cormier!
Multimedia artist Susan Cormier has won or been shortlisted for such writing awards as CBC’s National Literary Award, Arc Magazine’s Poem of the Year, and the Federation of B.C. Writers’ Literary Writes. She has been artist-in-attendance at Calgary’s herland feminist film festival, a founding editor of Rain City Review magazine, and a Western Canada representative on the SlamAmerica national performance poetry tour. Her current projects include beekeeping and selling honey; producing the Short Story Show podcast; and producing Canada’s longest-running live storytelling competition, the Vancouver Story Slam.
Come enjoy Susan’s stories, plus classic improv games, happy hour drink specials and more. Hot Improv Tuesdays on March 19 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!
Dyck Spacee – represented by Montana Rosalle, Lorene Stuart, Rachelle Lachland, Deb Sears and Holly Taylor – is a Vancouver-based ensemble who formed to perform DYCK SPACEE: A Spy-Fi Improvised Radio Play at the 2018 Vancouver Fringe. Following a successful 10-show Fringe run, the group has performed at various events around the city, and is now very pleased to perform “unplugged” at Vancouver Improv Fight Club.
Dyck Spacee will take on Dan Willows, Jalen Saip, Claire Pollock, Kia Rae, and Jeff Cooper for the #HardcoreHilarity title! The teams will battle it out with games and longform, with challenges by Referee Brad Duffy and scores issued by our audience judges!
Come get your laugh fix on Tuesday, March 12 at Cafe Deux Soleils! Doors at 7:30 pm, action starts at 8 pm. Tickets just $7 or $5 for students.
Ed Hill was voted “Best Vancouver Comedian” by WestEnder and The Georgia Straight, and named “Comic to Watch” by Canadian Immigrant Magazine. He has performed all over the world, and has appeared on AXS TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live”, “Laughs” on FOX, Bite TV’s “Stand Up & Bite Me”, and XM Radio’s “Laugh Attack”. He was also invited to perform at the JFL Northwest, Comedy Masala in Singapore, Live Comedy Club in Taiwan, the Hong Kong Comedy Festival, NXNE, San Francisco Comedy Festival, and many more. He recently taped his comedy album, “Son of Smiley”, and hosts a podcast by the same name.
It’s always a fun time with Ed’s stand-up, plus we’ll be performing all of your improv favourites, so come join the fun! Hot Improv Tuesdays on March 5 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!