Comedy

Screen grab of the alleged fight at the Kelowna Community Theatre. (YouTube)

Police to investigate fight at Steve-o show in Kelowna

The incident happened at the Kelowna Community Theatre Oct. 28

 

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.

 

Canadian comedian John Wing is coming to Oliver’s Venables Theatre on Sept. 24. (Photo- Courtesy of Train Wreck Comedy)
Canadian comedian John Wing is coming to Oliver’s Venables Theatre on Sept. 24. (Photo- Courtesy of Train Wreck Comedy)
The Train Wreck comedy show is coming to the Kelowna Actors Studio Aug. 12 and 13. (Photo from Unsplash)

Train Wreck Comedy partners with Kelowna Actors Studio for August show

Kelowna Actors Studio sets the stage for a Train Wreck Comedy show in August

The Train Wreck comedy show is coming to the Kelowna Actors Studio Aug. 12 and 13. (Photo from Unsplash)
Jeremiah Ukponrefe (Website, Contributed).

3 comedians to bring life experiences and observations to Penticton stage

Funny Side Up tour stops in Penticton highlighting Jeremiah Ukponrefe, Robert Peng and Abdul Ali

Jeremiah Ukponrefe (Website, Contributed).
(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)
Simon King joins the OK, DOPE comedy tour in Vernon July 9 at Marten Brewing. (Contributed)

Sophomore stand-up comedy tour returns to Okanagan

Simon King joins OK, DOPE in Vernon, Kelowna and Summerland

Simon King joins the OK, DOPE comedy tour in Vernon July 9 at Marten Brewing. (Contributed)
Vancouver’s Simon King will be in Summerland on July 7. (Submitted)

Vancouver-based comedian bringing all the laughs to the South Okanagan this July

Simon King will be joined by fellow comics Nash Park and Matt Baker at Summerland’s banquet hall

Vancouver’s Simon King will be in Summerland on July 7. (Submitted)
The Penticton Speedway is hosting its King of the Hill Race on Saturday, June 18. (Western News file photo)

Here’s what’s happening this weekend in the South Okanagan

High-intensity racing at the speedway and an annual Father’s Day party headline the weekend

The Penticton Speedway is hosting its King of the Hill Race on Saturday, June 18. (Western News file photo)
FILE - Dave Chappelle, presenter for JAY-Z, speaks during the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021, in Cleveland. Chappelle was tackled during a performance at the Hollywood Bowl Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Security guards chased and overpowered the attacker, and Chappelle was able to continue his performance while the man was taken away in an ambulance. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

Dave Chappelle tackled during Hollywood Bowl comedy show

Reports say attacker was carrying a fake gun with a real knife blade inside it

FILE - Dave Chappelle, presenter for JAY-Z, speaks during the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021, in Cleveland. Chappelle was tackled during a performance at the Hollywood Bowl Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Security guards chased and overpowered the attacker, and Chappelle was able to continue his performance while the man was taken away in an ambulance. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)
Comedian Ron James. (Submitted Photo)

PODCAST: Ron James travels coast to coast to deliver laughs

Today in B.C.: ‘All over the map’ the latest book from Canadian comedian

Comedian Ron James. (Submitted Photo)
Photo submitted

Comedian Jim Jefferies coming to Kelowna

Jefferies is set to take the stage at Prospera Place on Oct. 20

Photo submitted
Comedian Herb Dixon, aka “The Harley Guy,” performs in Penticton. (Contributed)
Comedian Herb Dixon, aka “The Harley Guy,” performs in Penticton. (Contributed)
(Photo/Russell Peters Facebook)

Comedian Russell Peters coming to the Okanagan

Kelowna one of four B.C. stops on Act Your Age world tour

(Photo/Russell Peters Facebook)
Decorated Canadian comedian Tazz Norris, better known as Big Daddy Taz, will headline a ‘comedy blizzard’ at Oliver’s Venables Theatre on Feb. 20. (Photo courtesy of Venables Theatre)

Oliver’s Venables Theatre to be treated to ‘comedy blizzard’ on Feb. 20

Comedian ‘Big Daddy Taz’ will headline the second edition of the annual show

Decorated Canadian comedian Tazz Norris, better known as Big Daddy Taz, will headline a ‘comedy blizzard’ at Oliver’s Venables Theatre on Feb. 20. (Photo courtesy of Venables Theatre)
Comedian Ed Hill received critical acclaim for his Amazon Prime comedy special titled Candy & Smiley. The Vancouver-based performer will be at the Summerland Arena Banquet Room as part of a follow-up tour on Feb. 13. (Brandon Hart photo)

Comedian Ed Hill coming to Summerland as follow up to release of Amazon Prime Special

The Vancouver-based comedian will be at the Arena Banquet Room on Feb. 13

Comedian Ed Hill received critical acclaim for his Amazon Prime comedy special titled Candy & Smiley. The Vancouver-based performer will be at the Summerland Arena Banquet Room as part of a follow-up tour on Feb. 13. (Brandon Hart photo)
Wes Barker comes to the Okanagan.

Winner of Penn & Teller: Fool Us comes to the Okanagan

Wes Barker is a comedian and magician

Wes Barker comes to the Okanagan.
“I’m sharing a queer story in my set, because a lot of the time we forget about the Two-Spirit kids that went to residential school. I get really emotional thinking about it, because a lot of them were lost and didn’t get to come home,” says Madeline Terbasket, one of the artists involved in Thursday night’s comedy event. Photo submitted by Madeline Terbasket

‘When you laugh, all your sadness goes away’ comedy night in Vernon

The event is set to take place at the Vernon Performing Arts Centre on the evening of Sept. 30

“I’m sharing a queer story in my set, because a lot of the time we forget about the Two-Spirit kids that went to residential school. I get really emotional thinking about it, because a lot of them were lost and didn’t get to come home,” says Madeline Terbasket, one of the artists involved in Thursday night’s comedy event. Photo submitted by Madeline Terbasket
Big Daddy Tazz, the Bi-Polar Buddha, brings his comedic, mental-health advocacy show to Lake Country's Creekside Theatre Oct, 14 and 15. (Mark LaLonde photo)

Comedy and magic take Okanagan stage

Spotlight shines on four fall acts at Creekside Theatre

Big Daddy Tazz, the Bi-Polar Buddha, brings his comedic, mental-health advocacy show to Lake Country's Creekside Theatre Oct, 14 and 15. (Mark LaLonde photo)