JFL

JFL

The most prestigious of all the Just for Laughs shows has to be the galas. Set in the wonderful Wilfred-Pelletier room at the Place des Arts , the galas are a night full of laughter, talent and awe. I was lucky enough to attend not 1, but 2 galas this year; Ellie Kemper and Neil Patrick Harris ...
Just for Laughs puts on a hell of a festival year after year and the solo acts keep getting better. This year, I had the chance to watch two great comedians in their natural habitat, Korean superstar Margaret Cho and funny man Pete Holmes . Margaret Cho delivered a stunning performance. It tugged...
A show about awfulness of marriage, horrible date experiences and the cringing truth about building a family, what more could we ask for. This year’s all-star lineup got us even more excited to laugh at other people’s misery. Jim Breuer hosted the show, alongside comedians such as Brent Morin ,...
OFF JFL premiered last week and it’s basically all the goodness of the Just for Laughs festival without the big price tag. Of course, the performers are less well known, but just like with musicians, the biggest names in comedy doesn’t necessarily translate into the funniest names in comedy. $30...
The Nasty Show is back this year for a 10 day run, filled with vulgarity, offensive shiz and moments that will make you go “that went too far”. No surprises, this year’s show included topics such as Caitlyn Jenner , Cosby , sex, pedophilia and racism. Mike Ward hosts the show and really makes us...
Just for Laughs ’ “The Ethnic Show” kicked off Wednesday night at Club Soda with a total of 18 shows running till July 19th. Trust me when I say this show was wildly entertaining and a definite must see. Let’s face it, although we’re taught that racist comments are inappropriate, they’re the...