East-end Toronto - Are you hungry For local comedic entertainment? Comedians scramble to win over the audience in the Comedy Sampler. Sample local entertainers on October 17, 2016 at 8:30 p.m. Come check out and cheer on these five comedic acts: Stand-up: Lauren Mitchell and Rachelle Lauzon Sketch: Oliver Georgiou Improv: Moderately Oblique (Holly Wyder, [...]

The Comedy Sampler returns Monday, September 12th at 8:30 p.m. sharp This challenging, fast-paced contest has comedians scrambling to win the audience over within a limited time. Bar open on the second floor at 7:30 p.m., doors open at 8:15 p.m. Location: The Social Capital Theatre (154 Danforth Ave., 3rd floor) Tickets: $10 available online [...]

The World's Biggest Improv Tournament - Jan 4 - April 25 The Social Capital Theatre is running another extended improvisational theatre competition! The Dandies were created after their last competition (The Ladder) so there was no hesitation in joining this new contest. Each duo team gets seven minutes to impress the audience, the guest judge, [...]

On October 7th, 2015, we're premiering a new competition format! Come support some super talented performers as they try to earn their 15 minutes of fame! The Sampler The Sampler is part incubator, part contest — where five amateur performers sharpen their skills in front of a live audience. Your vote will determine who makes [...]

Thanks for helping us return to the Now Toronto's Best-of Toronto nomination list! Want to help this gang of geeks grow in notoriety in Toronto? Vote The Dandies for Best Improv Troupe * Voting commences June 25th. Why we deserve your vote: Interviewed by media: Space Channel (December 2014) Geek Hard Show (November 2014, February 2015) Show [...]

On June 6th (11 am - 8pm), Dale will be emceeing the second annual Stage Select Gaming Expo (SGX 2.0) at the Direct Energy Centre in downtown Toronto. “Stage Select is an inclusive fandom event where visitors can choose from an array of events that will cater to their different areas of interest. No two games [...]

Update - Winner Chosen Thanks to everyone who entered. I've passed along your fandom suggestions. Congrats to randomly selected Meghan M! In February, Jules Sherred (Canada's premiere Star Trek knowledge resource) let me know that Geeky Pleasures would become a one-stop spot for geeky crafts. Sure enough, when the site refreshed on February 1st, there [...]

Update: We have our winner. Congratulations Nicolas B. We were given a pair of tickets to... Weekenders presents... An Invitational Screening of Quitter A completely improvised feature film. Synpopsis on Page 2 | Information and Contest on Page 3 http://youtu.be/bJKgHQ8MIcE Jake hates his middle management job, so Jake quits his job, just as his entire [...]