A Full Summer of Fantastic Comedians in Toronto

A Full Summer of Fantastic Comedians in Toronto

We’ve got a busy summer ahead, with some of Toronto’s favorite visiting comedians, with Emily Heller, Arj Barker, Ian Karmel, Jimmy Pardo & Matt Belknap, Chris Gethard, & Todd Glass!


May 25-28 – The United Comedy Festival with Todd Glass

The very first United Comedy Fest kicks off with 11 shows, including 5 performances from the lovely and hilarious Todd Glass

Full show Details and festival lineup at: http://empirecomedy.net/event/united-comedy-festival-2017/


June 8 – Chris Gethard’s Beautiful/Anywhere Tour stops in Toronto for One Night Only

Full Show Details: http://empirecomedy.net/event/chris-gethard-toronto-2017/

Fresh off the debut of his HBO special Career Suicide, Gethard returns to Toronto for a special show at The Royal Theatre, before returning to the studio to prepare for the August premiere of The Chris Gethard Show on TruTV


June 9 & 10 -Jimmy Pardo returns for a mix of stand up & podcasting

Jimmy Pardo performs 2 stand up shows, and records 2 live Never Not Funny podcasts with Matt Belknap and some special guests

Full Show Details at: http://empirecomedy.net/event/jimmy-pardo-toronto-2017/


June 23-25 – Ian Karmel makes his long awaited return to Toronto for 5 shows at Comedy Bar

We’ve been working on getting Ian back to Comedy Bar for years, but his busy writing schedule on The Late Late Show, plus his touring demands haven’t made it easy. We’re thrilled that it’s finally come back together

Full Show Details at: http://empirecomedy.net/event/ian-karmel-toronto-2017/

July 13-15 – Arj Barker performs at Comedy Bar for the very first time! – 5 shows

Full Show Details: http://empirecomedy.net/event/arj-barker-toronto-2017/

Another performer we’ve been chasing for a few years, Arj’s extensive work in Australia severely limited his North American availability, but we’re stoked to present his first ever shows at Comedy Bar


Aug 10-12 – Emily Heller returns to Toronto for a weekend at Comedy Bar

Full Show Details: http://empirecomedy.net/event/emily-heller-toronto-2017/

Emily is fresh off her writing duties on Bill Hader’s upcoming series for HBO, and we’re excited to get her back to Toronto for the first time since 2014! On top of her work as a TV writer, Emily is also a gifted stand up, and has performed multiple times on Conan, @midnight, Seth Meyers, Just For Laughs All Access,

Full Show Details: http://empirecomedy.net/event/emily-heller-toronto-2017/


And we’re working on adding even more,  so stay tuned!


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