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!
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!
The Improv & Stand-Up Mashup is back at Cafe Deux Soleils on Tuesday, June 5! This month’s special guest is Alex Biron!
Alex Biron’s comedy is honest and captivating. He uses a combination of one liners, stories, and impressions to describe life in the place he was born. Alex also runs some numerous rooms around Metro Vancouver including “Notice Me” in East Van, “Double Down” in North Van, and the popular Monday Open Mic at The Kino on Cambie. Don’t be surprised if you are pulled into the show during one of Alex’s sets.
We can’t wait to be inspired by Alex’s stand-up for our Best of Both Worlds set, and we invite you to join the action too! Hot Improv Tuesdays on June 5 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!
We kick off a Marvelous May with Pop-Up Comedy Jam on Tuesday, May 1! Our stand-up special guest at Cafe Deux Soleils is the exceptional Ed Hill!
Ed was voted “Best Vancouver Comedian” by WestEnder and The Georgia Straight, and named “Comic to Watch” by Canadian Immigrant Magazine. He has appeared on AXS TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live”, “Laughs” on FOX, TED talks, 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.
Ed’s tweets have also been featured on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon”, Buzzfeed, The Huffington Post, DOSE, and Distractify!
We’re excited to have Ed bring the funny to Cafe Deux Soleils during Pop-Up Comedy Jam, and we invite you to join the fun too! Hot Improv Tuesdays on May 1 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!