Andy Kindler’s Alternative Show was highlighted by Jaden Basie, a Biebs-like hip-hop kid (and creation of Vancouver’s Katie-Ellen Humphries).
Piff the Magic Dragon, Michelle Wolf, and My Favorite Murder are well worth catching.
On opening night, Pearce Visser was his usual balls-to-the-wall self, gleefully embracing his inner jerk, heckling the crowd, and trying to break his fellow castmates
You won’t hear him taking overt sides in politics, even so soon after the weirdest election in U.S. history.
It’s the usual improv funny business, only with a political bent.
Firecracker! has fun with karaoke
British cult act's surreal spin on standup was a bit like Pee-Wee’s Playhouse meets It’s Garry Shandling’s Show
Tim Meadows, Miranda Sings, Ari Shaffir, and Nick Thune also performed as B.C.'s premier comedy fest kicked into high gear.
Burr is such a master at JFL NorthWest show, he’s able to broach touchy subject matter without the usual nervous titters.
My son has a rule: if you do something as a family two years running, it’s a tradition that must be upheld. Looks like we’ve got ourselves a new one.
The show was fast-paced and fun—a tight 86 minutes before the perfect encore.
Fans that can’t get enough of the program will flock to the Improv Centre on Granville Island to see the troupe’s twisted take on their favourite thing.