Tag Archives: Stand-Up

Lydia Rickards joins Pop-Up Comedy Jam on Tuesday, December 4 at Cafe Deux Soleils

Pop-Up Comedy Jam kicks off a Delightful December at Cafe Deux Soleils with the Improv & Stand-Up Mashup on Tuesday, December 4! Our stand-up special guest this month is the hilarious Lydia Rickards!

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Lydia Rickards has performed all over the world, including Fringe World Festival in Perth, the Adelaide Fringe Festival, and various UK festivals. She was shortlisted in the the BBC New Comedy Award on BBC Radio 4 and was a semi-finalist in the 2018 Yuk Off at Yuk Yuks. Lydia has been in Canada for almost a year and is the current Undercard Champion at Roast Battle Vancouver.

Lydia’s sets will inspire our improv scenes, and we also need your suggestions! Hot Improv Tuesdays on December 4 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students! Come join the fun!

Pop-Up Comedy Jam welcomes Ola Dada to Cafe Deux Soleils on November 6

Pop-Up Comedy Jam returns to Cafe Deux Soleils for the Improv & Stand-Up Mashup on Tuesday, November 6! Our special guest this month is the outstanding Ola Dada!

Ola Dada

Accounting student by day and comedian by night, Ola Dada is a Nigerian-Canadian raised in Alberta who examines comparisons between both cultures. With a unique take on what its like to also live in Vancouver, Ola takes his audience on a trip through his challenges, and highlights the comedic aspects of each situation. He is a regular host at The Comedy Basement and has performed on stand-up stages all over Vancouver.

Ola’s sets will inspire our improv scenes, and we also need your suggestions! Hot Improv Tuesdays on November 6 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

(Cover photo by Laughathon open mic at Charqui)

Justin O’Hearn joins Pop-Up Comedy Jam at Cafe Deux Soleils on October 2

Power up an outstanding October with Pop-Up Comedy Jam at Cafe Deux Soleils! Bringing the stand-up to our comedy mashup on October 2 is Justin O’Hearn!

Justin O'Hearn

Justin O’Hearn is a big fellow with the soft touch of a dandy fop fancy boy. He can be surly, a bit like that uncle your mom doesn’t like very much but you rely on for secret knowledge. Justin has performed on many stand-up stages around Vancouver, including Yuk Yuks, the Comedy Mix, Full Pint Comedy and Laugh Gallery!

Justin’s stand-up will inspire our improvisers, and we also need your suggestions for our scenes! Hot Improv Tuesdays on October 2 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Hot Improv Tuesdays