The Fictionals are back at Yuk Yuks on August 16 for The Brett Martin Show

Summer fun continues at Yuk Yuks Vancouver on August 16 when we join the Brett Martin Show for late night laughs at 10:30 pm!

The Brett Martin Show

Brett Martin and sidekick Sam Tonning will be hosting the festivities, with crowd segments, monologue, and more. Daniel Chai, Patrick Dodd, Claire Pollock, Ashlee Ferral and Jeff Cooper will be perfoming improv. Plus there will be stand-up by Ross Dauk (JFL Northwest), Jake Reid aka The World’s Greatest One-Man Talk Show Band, and more surprises!

Show starts at 10:30 pm, and ticket are $14.29 plus tax. More info at and Yuk Yuks!


Laughter Zone 101 and The Fictionals team up for Improv Against Humanity at Anvil Centre on October 11

Hey Horrible People, the wonderful Jan Bannister and Laughter Zone 101 has invited us to perform a special edition of Improv Against Humanity at the Anvil Centre on Friday, October 11! We want you all to be there!

Anvil Centre

Doors open at 7 pm, with the show starting at 8 pm, Tickets are $18.50 (plus service charges), and ages 15+ are welcome. Bar services are available too.

Using the hit party game as inspiration, the comedians will create twisted and hilarious scenes. Swapping bodies with mom? Discovering Batman’s guilt pleasure? Anything can happen at Improv Against Humanity!

Plus sign-up for your chance to play in the live CAH tournament for your chance to win prizes from local shops and creators. Who will be crowned the Most Horrible Person in New Westminster? Come on down and it could be you!

Warning: May contain some strong language, sexual content and mature themes. Viewer discretion is advised.

Improv Against Humanity cover photo

Special thanks to our prize sponsors:

Here’s what critics are saying about Improv Against Humanity:

“This high jinks-filled interactive improv series put on by The Fictionals troupe is guaranteed to tickle your funny bone… You can’t have more politically incorrect fun.” – Georgia Straight’s Best of Vancouver
“Seriously laugh out loud…. (Improv Against Humanity) guarantees some great vetted fodder for laughs of the truly horrible kind.” – Daily Hive Vancouver
“So wrong in all the right ways… One of the best events in Vancouver.” – Vancouver Sun
“A wickedly fun concept… Don’t bring the kids, folks.” – Guy MacPherson, What’s So Funny 100.5 FM


Knockout Punchlines: Improv and Stand-Up Showdown returns to Yuk Yuks Vancouver on November 29 for ROUND 2!

Sixteen comedians, four random teams, and one epic showcase of Vancouver Comedy. The Fictionals are back at Yuk Yuks Vancouver on Friday, November 29 for ROUND 2 of the comedy competition: Knockout Punchlines!

Knockout Punchlines

Stand-Up Comedians: Alannah Brittany, Patrick Maliha, Amber Harper-Young and Byron Bertram

Improv Comedians: Alex Gullason, William Vaughan, Kia Rae, Claire Pollock, Dan Willows, Bradley Duffy, Alan Pavlakovic, Erica Bigland, Jeff Cooper, Taylor Ray, Kai Rudell, and Graeme Duffy. Hosted by Daniel Chai

Tickets are $15 and are on sale now via Yuk Yuks Vancouver! Perfect Friday night plans for you and your friends!

The Improv and Stand-Up Showdown features the performers teaming up in new and hilarious combinations. Four stand-up comics will perform sets to inspire 12 improvisers to create scenes on the spot. The winning team – as voted on by the audience – will win the Knockout Punchlines Title Belt and the chance to come back to defend their title! Plus another edition of Innuendo Lightning Round!

Show up for the showdown and cheer on the comedians! #KnockoutPunchlines

Knockout Punchlines Poster - November 29, 2019-min