Comedy and Humour

Comedian Bert Kreischer is coming to Kelowna’s Prospera Place on Sunday, March 5. (Photo - @bertkreischer/Instagram)

Comedian Bert Kreischer is making his way to Kelowna

Kreischer will be performing at Kelowna’s Prospera Place on Sunday, March 5

 

Tim Nutt in Nelson. Photo: Train Wreck Comedy

Kelowna comedian takes the stage in Nelson

Tim Nutt will perform on Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m.

 

The Comic Strippers (from left to right: Pearce Visser, Denise Jones, Roman Danylo and Chris Cassilan) will be performing at the Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre on September 16.

Comic Strippers return to Vernon for first semi-naked show since pandemic shutdown

The performance will take place on Sept. 16 at the Performing Arts Centre

 

Seattle comedian Bo Johnson is coming to Vernon Saturday, Sept. 10. (Contributed)
Seattle comedian Bo Johnson is coming to Vernon Saturday, Sept. 10. (Contributed)
Doris (Bubbles) Bensmiller invites anyone looking for a little fun and happy therapy to join clown training. (Kalamalka Caring Klowns photo)

Clown college back in Vernon following COVID

Kalamalka Caring Klowns reintroduce fun

Doris (Bubbles) Bensmiller invites anyone looking for a little fun and happy therapy to join clown training. (Kalamalka Caring Klowns photo)
(Photo - Twitter)

‘Hi, I’m Steve-O, and welcome to Kelowna’: Jackass star coming to town

The show is October 28 at the Kelowna Community Theatre

(Photo - Twitter)
RV resident Alex Mackenzie is one of four comedians slated to perform at Vernon’s Prestige Hotel Saturday, May 7, in Comedy for a Cause, a fundraiser for the Canadian Mental Health Association. (Contributed)

Comedians with a cause make Vernon stop

Four of the world’s funniest humans take the stage at the Prestige Inn Saturday, May 7, raising funds for CMHA

RV resident Alex Mackenzie is one of four comedians slated to perform at Vernon’s Prestige Hotel Saturday, May 7, in Comedy for a Cause, a fundraiser for the Canadian Mental Health Association. (Contributed)
Hava a laugh with Jordan Strauss Saturday 6:30 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. at Vernon’s The Roster Sports Club as monthly comedy nights return. Tickets $20 at rostersvernon.com. (Contributed)

Comedy nights return to Vernon club

The Roster hosts Jordan Strauss Saturday, March 5, for two shows at 6:30 and 8:45 p.m.

Hava a laugh with Jordan Strauss Saturday 6:30 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. at Vernon’s The Roster Sports Club as monthly comedy nights return. Tickets $20 at rostersvernon.com. (Contributed)
Tim Nutt comes to Salmon Arm. (Train Wreck Comedy)

Laugh your way out of the pandemic with Tim Nutt in Penticton

One of Canada’s top comedians comes to Penticton on March 11

Tim Nutt comes to Salmon Arm. (Train Wreck Comedy)
Louie Anderson appears during the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif., on Jan. 12, 2017. Anderson, whose four-decade career as a comedian and actor included his unlikely and Emmy-winning performance as mom to twin adult sons in the TV series Baskets, has died at age 68. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Louie Anderson, Emmy-winning comedian, dies at 68

Anderson died at a hospital in Las Vegas of complications from cancer

Louie Anderson appears during the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif., on Jan. 12, 2017. Anderson, whose four-decade career as a comedian and actor included his unlikely and Emmy-winning performance as mom to twin adult sons in the TV series Baskets, has died at age 68. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill is set to arrive in the Okanagan to perform after the release of his Amazon Prime special. (Brandon Hart photo)

Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill ready to connect with Okanagan audiences

The comedian is set to go on tour after the recent release of his Amazon Prime special

Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill is set to arrive in the Okanagan to perform after the release of his Amazon Prime special. (Brandon Hart photo)
A husband accidentally locked his wife and dog on their Vernon rooftop patio Tuesday morning, June 29, went to work and posted the event to social media which drew hilarious reaction and helpful hints for the husband. The wife and dog were rescued. (Facebook photo)

Vernon man accidentally locks wife, dog on rooftop in heat wave; lives to post about it on social media

The man left for work and jokingly asked friends to ‘send up water’ to stranded pair who were safely unlocked from patio

A husband accidentally locked his wife and dog on their Vernon rooftop patio Tuesday morning, June 29, went to work and posted the event to social media which drew hilarious reaction and helpful hints for the husband. The wife and dog were rescued. (Facebook photo)
The District of Saanich’s communications team decided to take part in a viral trend on Thursday and photoshopped U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders into a staff meeting photo. (District of Saanich/Twitter)

Bernie Sanders makes guest appearance municipal staff meeting in B.C.

Vancouver Island firefighters jump on viral trend of photoshopped U.S. senator

The District of Saanich’s communications team decided to take part in a viral trend on Thursday and photoshopped U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders into a staff meeting photo. (District of Saanich/Twitter)
A male throws himself against a sign at The Rise until he is able to break it down Sunday, Aug. 16. (Video surveillance)

Comedic criminals caught on camera in Vernon

Local realtor shares footage of young adults beating up sign, urinating

A male throws himself against a sign at The Rise until he is able to break it down Sunday, Aug. 16. (Video surveillance)
Wings Restaurant employees welcome the return of the facility’s large stuffed bear that greets customers at the Vernon business. The bear went on an unplanned escape from the business Saturday, June 13, and was returned unharmed with a note. (Photo submitted)

Vernon restaurant bear returned safely after good time

Note accompanies return of Wings stuff bear who was taken and, allegedly, had a great time

Wings Restaurant employees welcome the return of the facility’s large stuffed bear that greets customers at the Vernon business. The bear went on an unplanned escape from the business Saturday, June 13, and was returned unharmed with a note. (Photo submitted)
A screenshot of the fake letter sent out in Nova Scotia on April 1, 2020, which makes false claims about plans for the current school term. (Facebook photo)

Some April Fool’s Day jokes bring much-needed laughter; others tone deaf to COVID-19

Police are warning the public not to use the ongoing pandemic as a punchline

A screenshot of the fake letter sent out in Nova Scotia on April 1, 2020, which makes false claims about plans for the current school term. (Facebook photo)
Kim Norbert posted this photo to Facebook. (Contributed)

T-Rex sends a message to Kamloops residents during COVID-19

Someone dressed up in a T-rex costume brought a smile to residents faces

Kim Norbert posted this photo to Facebook. (Contributed)
Glenn Wool is a Canadian stand-up comedian. (Contributed)

Trainwreck Comedy to celebrate 10 years of laughs in Kelowna

The open-mic event will take place Mar. 10. at O’Flannigan’s Pub in Kelowna

Glenn Wool is a Canadian stand-up comedian. (Contributed)
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