Patrick Maliha joins The Fictionals for Pop-Up Comedy Jam on April 4

Pop-Up Comedy Jam is back on April 4 for our Improv and Stand-Up combo! Joining us at Cafe Deux Soleils this month is the hilarious Patrick Maliha!


Patrick Maliha has performed on CBC radio, SiriusXM, CTV’s Comedy Now, and on CBC television’s national broadcast of The Winnipeg Comedy Festivals Characters Gala. He is also a three-time winner of Favourite Vancouver Comedian in the Georgia Straight Best Of Awards, and is the world record holder for most impressions in one minute. Patrick can be heard every week on Roundhouse Radio with his segment, “Some Advice with your Agony Uncle, Patrick Maliha”, and is one-third of The Gentlemen Hecklers.

Patrick has headlined and MC’ed various shows at comedy clubs, festivals and corporate events around North America, and we’re excited to welcome him to Cafe Deux Soleils for Pop-Up Comedy Jam!

Come join the fun at Hot Improv Tuesdays on April 4 starting at 8 pm (doors at 7:30 pm). Tickets just $7 or $5 for students!


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

The Fictionals team-up with The Radical for Improv Voltron on April 7 at The Heritage Grill

Ready to form Voltron! Activate interlocks! Dyna-therms connected. Infra-cells up; mega-thrusters are go!

We’re honoured to be the special guests of The Radical for Improv Voltron on April 7 at The Heritage Grill! The Radical are Gregory Milne, Theo Francon, Amanda Jane Porter, Emily Bordignon, Abdullah Wasfi and Taizo Ellis! They’re past Vancouver Improv Fight Club champs, have competed at Instant Theatre’s Cagematch, and some of the funniest people around!

The Radical

Onstage with The Fictionals are Daniel Chai, Alan Pavlakovic, Allison Melech, Carrie Hunter, Rachelle Lachland and Erica Bigland! You’ll see both teams perform their own solo improv showcases, then at the end of the night, both groups will come together for special Ask Me Anything jam! So come on down, enjoy some great food, drinks and a whole lot of laughs!

Improv Voltron: The Radical x The Fictionals goes down at The Heritage Grill (447 Columbia Street, New Westminster) on Friday, April 7th. Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8 pm, and tickets just $7 cash at the door. Venue is All Ages, Show is PG-13.

Improv Voltron