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Ask Me Anything: ECCW alumni Mary Ness shares tales from the ring and more on March 21!

The Fictionals welcome longtime friend Mary Ness to Cafe Deux Soleils on Tuesday, March 21 for another edition of R/Improv and Ask Me Anything!

Mary Ness

Mary Ness aka Mary Diaz is an alumni of Elite Canadian Championship Wrestling, beginning her pro-wrestling career in early 2008 and wrestling until late 2009. Her tenure includes a championship match against ECCW Women’s Champ, Veronika Vice! After wrapping up her in-ring work, Mary became co-owner of ECCW in 2010 with Scotty Mac and The Natural. She became an impressive promoter of their shows throughout the Lower Mainland, including the famous Ballroom Brawls at the historic Commodore Ballroom with Live Nation.

Mary also works with many charities, including being the Terry Fox Hometown Run Volunteer Coordinator and a Volunteer Cancer Driver. She is also working on a Port Coquitlam project with her husband Bryan in 2017 where they are taking photos of every PoCo intersection for the Archives.

Mary is a busy woman, and we are honoured that she’s taking time out of her schedule to join us for an AMA on March 21. So come say hello! Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8:00 pm, and tickets just $7 or $5 for students! More info on Hot Improv Tuesdays here!

Hot Improv Tuesdays at Cafe Deux Soleils

Hot Improv Tuesdays at CDS: Fall Lineup Preview!

The Fictionals are back at Cafe Deux Soleils on Tuesday, September 1st, and we’re rolling out a Fall Lineup guaranteed to tickle your funny bone! Hot Improv Tuesday is bringing back some classics. introducing some new favourites, and we hope you’ll come experience them all!

First Tuesday of the month: Pop-Up Comedy Jam. We invite our friends from different improv troupes around Vancouver to come perform with us! You never know who’s going to drop by!

Pop-Up Comedy Jam

Second Tuesday of the month: Vancouver Improv Fight Club. Some of the city’s toughest comedians battle it out in the Cafe Deux Soleils cage for the chance to hold the VIFC Title Belt, with the audience deciding the champions.

Vancouver Improv Fight Club

Third Tuesday of the month: r/improv. We search for the secrets of the universe via the wide world of Reddit, plus your chance to get to know The Fictionals in Improv AMA.
Reddit Improv

Fourth Tuesday of the month: Knockout Punchlines – The Quiplash Comedy Show! This brand new event is audience powered, so bring your smartphones and tablets to play in our live Quiplash tournament! Note: must have your own data plan or ShawOpen access.

Knockout Punchlines Quiplash Comedy

All that plus the return of Improv Against Humanity to the Rio Theatre on Wednesday, September 16! This fall is going to get funny, and we hope you come along for the ride! ~ Daniel Chai

Hot Improv Tuesday Fall Lineup