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The Variety Show

December 15 @ 10:00 pm

$5 tickets available at the door

The Variety Show is a wild night of Sketch, Improv, and Musical comedy!

The Variety Show is a wild night of Sketch, Improv, and Musical Comedy! Headlining this month is the fabulous improv duo K$M!

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K$M
Marlon Rando
Good Game
Chris Heijdens
Ian McIntyre

HOST: Sarah Ashby

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HEADLINING THE NIGHT: K$M
Kirsten Rasmussen & Matt Folliott

K$M, pronounced K & M, splices the quick-witted comedic minds of Kirsten Rasmussen (Second City, Canadian Comedy Award Winner for Best Female Improviser) & Matt Folliott (Now Magazine Nominee for Best Male Improviser). K$M are 2015 Canadian Comedy Award Nominees for Best Improv Troupe and you can catch Kirsten and Matt on your TV screens in shows like Odd Squad, Make it Pop, Schitt’s Creek and some of your favorite commercials.

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HOST Sarah Ashby

What do you get when you put Regina George’s mean spirit into Garth from Wayne’s World’s body? Why you get Sarah Ashby! This 4 time Roast Battle Champion has been performing all around Southern Ontario and has appeared in multiple festivals including the Brantford Comedy Festival, the 420 Comedy Festival and the United Comedy Festival. She is also the cohost and coproducer of Comedy Mixtape, a musical comedy show that runs at Comedy Bar and Shweed, a comedy weed collective. Follow her on Twitter @smashby17 or Instagram @sarahnashby.

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IMPROV TEAM Marlon Rando

Marlon Rando is a longform improv troupe forged together by The Assembly and they are the daddiest improv troupe in Toronto. They have performed at Big City Improv Festival as well as Haroldfest and are always ready to give you an offer you can’t refuse.

Bridget CannBrie WatsonBrody TrottierIan McIntyreJason VoulgarisKeenan MakLinda Julia Paolucci, & Moniquea Marion

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MUSICAL COMEDY BY Chris Heijdens

Chris Heijdens is an actor, comedian and improvisor originally from Ottawa. A graduate of Second City’s Conservatory program, Chris wrote and performed in the sketch review I Can’t Believe It’s Not Better and can be see performing sketch and improv around Toronto at shows including Beer Beer Comedy Show, The Brother’s Whimm, Written in Stars, and Zero Hour Improv.

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SKETCH COMEDY BY Good Game

Nick ChenoskyDavid Horn, and Craig Scorgie are high school comedy sweethearts, forming the troupe Good Game out of their highschool drama class. 12 years later, Good Game continues to take the Canadian comedy scene by storm. Known for their energetic performance style and wildly absurd premises, we promise you won’t see another show like the Good Game boys.

Producer’s Pick at the Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival and Best Touring Troupe at the Seattle Sketch Comedy Festival.

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SOLO SKETCH BY Ian McIntyre

Ian McIntyre is a comedian from Toronto known for his seamless characters and off the wall comedy sketches. He recently graduated from the Second City Conservatory Program and currently performs his solo sketch comedy across the city. Ian will remind you of your well intentioned but misguided nephew who should spend more time playing sports instead of memorizing the Dungeons and Dragons player’s handbook.

DOORS: 9:50