NorthWest Comedy Fest and Just For Laughs have teamed up with SiriusXM to bring you JFL Northwest this coming February. The Festival takes place between February 16 to 25, 2017 and will bring some of the best in comedy with stand up, sketch and improv. They have a great line of shows. We’ve set out below some of the shows that have landed in East Vancouver, but if you wish to check the full line up, visit JFL Northwest.
Feb. 17: Graham Clark ‘Quiz Show 3’ – Hot Art Wet City 8:00 pm
Local funny man, Graham Clark, will be presenting Quiz Show 3 at Hot Art Wet City on February 17th. The evening features Graham cherry picking the best segments of game shows and presenting them all in one bizarre event. Added bonus, there will be prizes to be won. Tickets for this event are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.
Feb. 19: Michelle Wolf at The Biltmore Cabaret – 7:00 pm
Michelle Wolf is a New York based writer, actor and stand-up comedian who will be performing at the Biltmore Cabaret on Sunday, February 19th. Michelle currently works as an on-air contributor and writer for Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. She has worked with a writer and performer on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Her most recent work includes ‘Now Hiring and Used People’, 2 new digital series she created for Comedy Central. Michelle Wolf was named one of “The Top 10 Funniest Women in NYC” by Time Out New York, and made Rolling Stone’s list of the 25 funniest people on Twitter. She also wrote for the 88th Academy Awards hosted by Chris Rock. So with this line of up credentials, we expect you’ll be laughing out loud.
Feb. 21: Just For Laughs Showcase – Biltmore Cabaret 7:00 pm
More details coming soon on this event, but as this is ‘the’ Just For Laughs Showcase, you can expect a fun line up and we hear tickets are a very reasonable $7.00.
Feb. 24-Feb. 25: Colin Quinn “Bully” at the Rio Theatre – 7:30pm
Colin Quinn is a stand-up comedian from Brooklyn and will be performing at the Rio Theatre Friday, February 24th and Saturday, February 25th. Colin is the comedic talent in MTV’s Remote Control as well as Saturday Night Live and Comedy Central’s Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. Colin has performed on Broadway as well as in HBO and Netflix specials. We expect he’ll be able to tickle your funny bone.