The Dandies are an improvisational comedy troupe based in Toronto, ON, Canada. They produce multiple fandom comedy shows including Holodeck Follies.

By Danielle Cole The Dandies have been doing our geek comedy Star Trek spoof for seven years now. But every once in a while, we switch some elements up, giving Holodeck Follies a new feel. Most recently, in honour of Star Trek: Picard coming out soon, we’ve swapped up the crew’s ship, creating a different atmosphere and [...]

By Danielle Cole Halloween is often a favourite holiday amongst geeks. And why wouldn’t it be? After all, it’s a perfect time to impress with some awesome cosplay! Sometimes, though, it can be hard to find events with the vibe you’re looking for. That’s why, this year, we’ve put together a list of some of [...]

By Danielle Cole The weather is getting colder and, everywhere you look, signs are going up for Pumpkin Spice everything. That can only mean one thing… Fall is officially here. While it may feel like you have to leave the geeky fun of summer behind, you don’t. Just check out these ideas to have a [...]

By Danielle Cole The Dandies are all about long form fandom improv! Over the last seven years, we’ve logged a lot of hours on stage, doing long form fandom improv. That’s why, today, we want to share some of the ways we’ve learned to take a fandom improv show from impulse engines to warp speed!  [...]

By Andie Wells With all the back to school pictures and pumpkin spice memes out, it seems that fall is here. For all the people (me) bemoaning the end of summer, this list of geeky things to do (including fandom improv) will help get you excited for the fall.  Top five Geeky things to do [...]

By Danielle Cole All weekend, The Dandies were performing at fandom improv at Fan Expo Canada. We had a great time with our incredible audiences and guest performers! That’s why we wanted to share the joy with a Fan Expo round-up… Fandom improv at Fan Expo Canada Holodeck Follies - Star Trek improv As usual, [...]

By Velvet Wells Fan Expo Canada is this weekend, and The Dandies will be performing geek comedy all weekend long! The Dandies will entertain you and the other fans of: Star Trek (Friday 5:30pm) Harry Potter (Saturday 5:30pm) Supernatural (Sunday 3:30pm) All the shows will be in Room 701A. Go check them out, laugh and [...]