Tag Archives: Stand-Up

Kwasi Thomas joins Pop-Up Comedy Jam on June 18 at Cafe Deux Soleils

Another epic Improv & Stand-Up Mashup is happening at Cafe Deux Soleils on Tuesday, June 18! Joining us for Pop-Up Comedy Jam is stand-up special guest Kwasi Thomas!

Kwasi Thomas

Kwasi Thomas began his stand up comedy career in Montreal in November of 2002. He has performed all over the country, including Laugh Shop in Edmonton, Heckler’s in Victoria, and Comedy Nest in Montreal. He also represented Montreal at the Just For Laughs Homegrown Competition. Now residing in Vancouver, Kwasi can be found performing his irreverent east coast style of stand-up on at Yuk Yuks, Lafflines, Comedy Mix, and more.

Kwasi has also been featured in television shows and movies such as “Altered Carbon”, “iZombie”, and the upcoming “SnowPiercer”.

Kwasi’s stand-up will inspire the improvisers along with your suggestions, so come join the fun! Hot Improv Tuesdays on June 18 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Pop-Up Comedy Jam welcomes Robert Peng to Cafe Deux Soleils on May 7

The Improv & Stand-Up Mashup aka Pop-Up Comedy Jam returns to Cafe Deux Soleils on May 7! Helping us celebrate Asian Heritage Month is special guest Robert Peng!

Robert Peng

Robert Peng is an unemployed engineer who turned to comedy out of desperation. Robert brings all his rage to the stage in a way that only a man with nothing to lose can provide. Luckily the jokes caught on and people liked him, winning him a spot as a semifinalist at the Seattle International Comedy Competition, and 3rd place at the Vancouver Yuk Off.

Robert’s stand-up will leave you in stitches and also inspire the improvisers, so come join the fun! Hot Improv Tuesdays on May 7 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Danika Thibault brings stand-up flair to Pop-Up Comedy Jam on Tuesday, January 8

The Fictionals’ first show of 2019 is Pop-Up Comedy Jam on Tuesday, January 8 at Cafe Deux Soleils! Joining us for the Improv & Stand-Up Mashup this month is Danika Thibault!

Danika Thibault

Danika started doing stand-up because she needed something interesting to put in her Tinder bio below “loves tacos and rosé!” She has appeared on shows all over Vancouver, including spots at Yuk Yuks, Lafflines, Comedy Basement, Fox Hole Comedy, Life Is Funny, and more. Danika is also a passionate storyteller who has written for publications like BC Living, BC Business, and TV Week.

Danika’s stand-up will inspire our improvisers, and your suggestions will also kick off our scenes! So come start your new year the funny way! Hot Improv Tuesdays on January 8 starts at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm), and tickets are just $7 or $5 for students!

Pop-Up Comedy Jam