Upcoming Vancouver Shows

December 11, 2018

Fox Hole Comedy
Tuesday December 11 2018, 8:00 pm - 10:45 pm
JOIN US AT VANCOUVER'S ONLY WEEKLY COMEDY ROOM WHERE WOMEN, NONBINARY FOLKS, PEOPLE OF COLOUR, [...]
The Fictionals Hot Improv Tuesdays
Tuesday December 11 2018, 8:00 pm
The Fictionals Comedy Co. Present award-winning improv comedy every Tuesday night at Cafe Deux Soleils. [...]
Yuk Yuk's Vancouver Top Talent Showcase
Tuesday December 11 2018, 8:00 pm
Tuesday Top Talent Showcase @ Yuk Yuk's Vancouver Check out Vancouver’s next top comics as [...]
Little Mountain Improv
Tuesday December 11 2018, 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Since 2015, Little Mountain Improv has hosted a weekly show in Vancouver and it is [...]
The Comedy Mix
Tuesday December 11 2018, 8:30 pm
Cover $8 Show at 8:30 For comic sign-up info see The Comedy Mix
Tuesday December 11 2018, 9:00 pm
Full Pint Comedy in the Taproom at Granville Island Brewing Company "DOORS AT 8 / [...]

December 12, 2018

Yuk Yuk's Amateur Night Vancouver
Wednesday December 12 2018, 8:00 pm
Amateur Night Vancouver @ Yuk Yuk's This show features amateurs at their best and worst. [...]
The Comedy Mix
Wednesday December 12 2018, 8:30 pm
Wednesday Showcase at the Comedy Mix Featuring: MC: Tickets $10

December 13, 2018

The Comedy Basement @ Goldies Pizza
Thursday December 13 2018, 8:00 pm
The Bomb Shelter Comedy Open Mic goes down every Thursday in the Comedy Basement at [...]
The Comedy Mix
Thursday December 13 2018, 8:00 pm
Thursday Marquee show at the Comedy Mix Featuring: MC: Tickets: $15
Cafe Deux Soleils Open Mic Thursdays
Thursday December 13 2018, 8:30 pm
Open Mic! Every Thursday Night! Rotating hosts! Performer sign up: 7:30 – 8:25 Showtime: 8:30 [...]
Jokes Please @ Little Mountain Comedy Department
Thursday December 13 2018, 9:00 pm
Jokes Please! is a weekly standup comedy show that takes place every Thursday night at [...]
Yuk Yuk's Vancouver Late Night Open Mic
Thursday December 13 2018, 10:00 pm
It's time for the first Late Night Open Mic of 2018! Thursday January 4th, 10pm [...]

December 14, 2018

Yuk Yuk's Vancouver
Friday December 14 2018, 8:00 pm
TBA Headlines Yuk Yuk's Vancouver with MC, TBA and featuring TBA Tickets $19.05 + Tax
The Comedy Mix
Friday December 14 2018, 8:00 pm
Friday Marquee show at the Comedy Mix Featuring: MC: Tickets: $18
Ian Lara
Friday December 14 2018, 9:00 pm
Ian Lara Headlines Lafflines for the Friday Feature Ian Lara is just a regular Dominican [...]
Yuk Yuk's Vancouver
Friday December 14 2018, 10:30 pm
TBA Headlines Yuk Yuk's Vancouver with MC, TBA and featuring TBA
The Comedy Mix
Friday December 14 2018, 10:30 pm
Friday Marquee show at the Comedy Mix Featuring: MC: Tickets: $18

December 15, 2018

Bloodfeud: Stand Up VS Improv
Saturday December 15 2018, 12:00 am
In the first half, we've got a lineup of some of Vancouver's best stand ups [...]
Yuk Yuk's Vancouver
Saturday December 15 2018, 7:00 pm
TBA Headlines Yuk Yuk's Vancouver with MC, TBA and featuring TBA Tickets $19.05 + Tax
Ian Lara
Saturday December 15 2018, 8:00 pm
Ian Lara Headlines Lafflines for the Saturday Showcase Ian Lara is just a regular Dominican [...]
The Comedy Mix
Saturday December 15 2018, 8:00 pm
Saturday Marquee show at the Comedy Mix Featuring: MC: Tickets: $20
Saturday December 15 2018, 8:30 pm
Tickets are $5-7 Advance or $10 at the Door Available Online at http://thecomedybasement.ca or reserve [...]
Yuk Yuk's Vancouver
Saturday December 15 2018, 9:30 pm
TBA Headlines Yuk Yuk's Vancouver with MC, TBA and featuring TBA Tickets $19.05 + Tax
Ian Lara
Saturday December 15 2018, 10:30 pm
Ian Lara Headlines Lafflines for the Saturday Showcase Ian Lara is just a regular Dominican [...]
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Site Updates: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Site updates:

  • You may have noticed a selector for provinces at the top of the page. Added the ability to list events for all of Canada now. Most provinces are listed individually, with the Maritime and Northern provinces and territories grouped together due to only having a few events. I won’t be adding events for provinces other than BC, but if you’re hosting a Canadian comedy event, you can add it here yourself for free http://www.laughterhouse.ca/add-a-show/
  • A few more Vancouver shows have been added.
  • Upcoming – While the site has been growing and running well, there hasn’t been a ton of participation from event hosts. While adding events is quick, finding them takes me quite a bit of time. I’ll be adding events for the few venues that I have been in contact with, but I’m discontinuing updates on the rest. Public reception and use of the site has been good, but if venues don’t care then I’m reluctant to as well. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Lou Reads ep175: The parasite infested forums of The Cure Zone

Lou Reads ep175: The parasite infested forums of The Cure Zone[/caption]

You know that feeling you get when the world is telling you that you should take anti-psychotic medicine to deal with the invisible parasites you’re being plagued by? And you know the feeling you get when you tell the doctors you don’t want to take the medicine because it will just make the parasites sleepy but not actually kill them. And you know that feeling when you decided to drink your urine to help with your self diagnosed diseases? Wait, you don’t relate to any of these feelings? Well you must not be a member of the forums of Cure Zone.

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Lou Reads ep 174 – The Forums of Prison Talk

Lou Reads the Internet.. for you. Why? Because, why not.

Have you considered marrying a man who you’ve only known through a pen pal connection? In this age of swiping right or left to instantly connect with someone, you can still find some people who are meeting people like it’s 1980 or something! Prison Talk is a forum for the loved ones of people who are somewhere within the prison system of the United States. It’s a support group for those looking to commiserate with others in the same misery boat.

This episode is a departure from the typical grossness and stupidity that I sometimes deal in. There is a lot of head scratching behavior on there, to be sure. But it’s a small glimpse into the world of those, mainly women, who are dealing with a life where revolving door incarceration is the norm. There is no guarantee that they’ll ever actually meet the people they are writing to in person. Or worse that if they do get out of prison there is the chance that they aren’t who they say they are…

I hope you enjoy it.
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