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Five reasons to see The Fictionals at Fan Expo Vancouver!

Hey geeks, nerds and comedy fans of Vancouver: just one more week until The Fictionals storm Fan Expo Vancouver for two epic improv shows! Happening April 18-20th at the Vancouver Convention Centre, Fan Expo Vancouver offers the newest and hottest in Comics, Sci-Fi, Horror and more, and it’s the first year that your Kickass Comedy Crew are part of the festivities!

If you’re coming down to the convention, we’d love to see you at our two live shows! Here are five reasons why you should add us to your Fan Expo Itinerary!

1) We’ll be crowning the first ever “Most Horrible Person of Fan Expo Vancouver” during our special Improv Against Humanity show on Saturday April 19 from 630-730pm in Room 109. Whether you’re a longtime fan of IAH, a huge fan of Cards Against Humanity, or just curious about the whole phenomenon, we encourage you to come down and experience this interactive comedy extravaganza for yourself! (All Ages)

2) We are performing a brand new show on Sunday, April 20 from 330-430pm in Room 109 called Improvised Adventures of Fan Expo, drawing inspiration from the weekend’s events, celebrities and more! It will be fast and furious like our Hot Improv Tuesday show, and we need your suggestions to make it pop! (All Ages)

3) Special guests! Fan Expo aren’t the only ones bringing in talented guests to entertain! The Fictionals are proud to welcome Allen Morrison and Ian Boothby (Critical Hit Show, VTSL, Sneaky Dragon) and Jeff Penner (Table 23, IamCaNerdian) to our live show roster this weekend!

4) Epic Prizes! We’ll be giving away lots of sweet prizes at both our Fan Expo events, including tickets to our upcoming show at the Rio Theatre, Throne And Games: Epic Comedy inspired by Game of Thrones!, Action Figures, passes to our fellow geek shows in town (Geekenders, West Coast Geeks vs Nerd, Critical Hit Show, Fan Expo Afterparty at Fan Club), and this sweet Batman: Arkham City board game from our friend & sponsor Starlit Citadel!

5) Free High Fives! Maximum of three high fives per person. First come, first served.

If you have any questions about Improv Against Humanity on Saturday evening, The Improvised Adventures of Fan Expo Vancouver on Sunday afternoon, or anything else Fictionals, please email fictionalscomedy@gmail.com Please also like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter and Instagram!

Remember: Only the laughs are real!

The Fictionals are coming to Fan Expo Vancouver!

The Fictionals are excited to be part of the action-packed lineup at Fan Expo Vancouver 2014! Happening April 18-20th at the Vancouver Convention Centre, Fan Expo Vancouver offers the newest and hottest in Comics, Sci-Fi, Gaming, Horror, Anime and Manga! Add our award-winning brand of Kickass Comedy to the mix and Fan Expo is a convention not to miss!

We will be performing two shows at Fan Expo: a special Improv Against Humanity on Saturday April 19 from 630-730pm in Room 109, and a Short-form Showcase on Sunday, April 20 from 330-430pm in Room 109 called Improvised Adventures of Fan Expo, drawing inspiration from the weekend’s events, celebrities and more! It will be fast and furious like our Hot Improv Tuesday show!

We’ll also be giving away sweet prizes, including tickets to our upcoming show at the Rio Theatre: Throne And Games: Epic Comedy inspired by Game of Thrones!

Big thanks to Fan Expo for welcoming us to the family, and to all of our friends and fans for supporting us in our comedy journey! We hope to see you all dressed in your finest costumes!

(Follow our Fan Expo Adventures on Twitter and Instagram: @TheFictionals #FanExpoVan)

Fan Expo Vancouver gets a SUPER afterparty with The Fictionals and Boom! Pow!

BIFF! KERPLOWIEE! ZOINKS! Just a few of the phrases you will utter when you come to Boom! Pow! The Fictionals’ Official-Unofficial Fan Expo Vancouver Afterparty on Saturday, April 20th!
 
Just because you’re done shaking hands with the likes of Draco
Malfoy, William Riker and Stan Lee at the giant Comic / Sci Fi / Etc. Con doesn’t mean the fun has to stop! Come get your geek on with an evening full of super-powered entertainment, featuring:
 
– Superhero Comedy by The Fictionals and special guests

– Nerdlesque performances from Sherry Hyman (VanDolls Burlesque) and Trixie Hobbitses (Geekenders)

– The Trivia Crisis on Infinite Earths competition
 
– A dazzling Costume Contest! Come dressed up in your finest crime-fighting or super-villainous outfits for your chance at some sweet prizes!

– More awesome door and raffle prizes from our awesome sponsors (TBA). Plus, show us your Fan Expo pass and be entered into a special Super Bonus Raffle Draw!
 
Don’t let the bad guys win! Come down

Cafe Deux Soleils – 2096 Commercial Dr.
(Just a 5 min walk from the Broadway/Commercial skytrain)

 Doors @ 730pm
Show @ 8pm
Tickets: $10 at the door

More info at www.thefictionals.com
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