Just For Laughs capsule show review: BriTANicK
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Just For Laughs capsule show review: BriTANicK

If you thought sketch comedy is not what it used to be, then you haven’t experienced BriTANicK. BriTANicK is a sketch comedy duo made up of Brian McElhaney and Nick Kocher, veteran comedy writers for SNL who decided six years ago to go from the page to the stage, where their show has performed to…

Just For Laughs Montreal unveils line-up
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Just For Laughs Montreal unveils line-up

With Just For Laughs Montreal, the laughs and the laugh makers keep on coming! Earlier this week, festival organizers unveiled a second wave of shows and comics who will be part of the line-up for this year’s 41st edition, which runs from July 14 to 29. Starting with its flagship galas, three more star-studded shows have…

Two Just For Laughs veterans return for 40th anniversary – Jessica Kirson and Robert Kelley
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Two Just For Laughs veterans return for 40th anniversary – Jessica Kirson and Robert Kelley

Comedian Jessica Kirson has performed at Just For Laughs on six previous occasions, not to mention at its festival branches in Toronto, Vancouver, Bermuda, and Austin (Texas). But being chosen to perform once again in Montreal for the festival’s 40th anniversary edition is a huge honour for her. “This is my favourite place to perform; JFL…