Comedy Canada

Want to Understand Comedian-Speak? Try This Handy Glossary

Ward Anderson | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada Living
Ward Anderson

Sometimes comedians will be talking with one another and, to an outsider, it may seem like they're speaking their own language. That is why I offer this simple glossary for everyone who has ever wondered just what "Comedian-Speak" is all about.

What I Would Change About Stand-Up Comedy in Canada

Steve Patterson | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada
Steve Patterson

2013-06-23-blog_canada_day_v02.gifAs a proud Canadian fortunate enough to make my living as a stand-up comedian (primarily in Canada) for the past 16 years I'm usually faced with the same question from everyone I meet: "How do you make a LIVING?" I think what they're really asking is, "how are you still in Canada?" given the state of the stand-up comedy "industry."