This year's show features Paul Warford, Katie Thompson and Bree Parsons with returning host Chris Dunn.
Stand-up comedian and alumnus Paul Warford is from 'around the bay' and began performing comedy in 2002 while attending university. He joined the Yuk Yuk's roster in 2008 and has performed in most Yuk Yuks clubs in the country and extensively throughout the Maritime Provinces. In recent years, he has been featured on CBC's stand-up comedy radio feature CBCLOL (2016), as well as CBC's Newfoundland Words of the Week (2017). He has performed with many stellar comedians, including Nikki Payne, Mike Wilmot and the late Mike MacDonald. Paul writes a monthly humor column for Downhome Magazine entitled What Odds.
Bree is a comedian and producer based out of St. John’s. She finished in the top 10 in Canada for CBC Next Up as well as chosen as one of the Newfoundland’s top 15 comics to be featured on the St. John’s Just for Laughs Showcase.
Katie is a comedian and performer who joined the comedy community in late 2017 but hit the ground running and hasn’t slowed down since. She hasperformed in a variety of shows around town including Boca Tapas Bar’s Last Comic Standing Competition and the Ho Ho Ho Comedy Show.
Our returning host will be alumnus Chris Dunn who received his diploma in performance and communications media from Memorial. Chris is a local comedian and promoter who specializes in improv.
Get ready to laugh and get your tickets today as this event always sells out quickly! There will be snacks and a cash bar prior to the start of the show. Photo ID will be required at the bar. General seating.
Date: Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019
Time: Doors open at 6:30pm with snacks and cash bar (id required) available. Show runs from 7:30pm - 9pm. General seating.
Location: D.F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music, Memorial University
Parking: Parking Lot 15A (Between School of Music and Elizabeth Ave)
Cost: $25 CAD [+4.5% service free for total of $26.13]
Contact: Chris Hounsell | 709-864-2322 | firstname.lastname@example.org
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