About

This is the center where being funny is our serious business.

The Canadian Comedy seeks to create opportunities and build upon it for stand-up comedians all around Canada. It is our top mission to bring novelty personalities and stand-up comedians to the spotlight and introduce stand-up comedy as an art form highly-recognized in the country.

Becoming a member of The Canadian Comedy comes with a lot of perks through all the activities initiated by The Canadian Comedy. We are capable and responsible for bridging the art of comedy by connecting comedy artists to institutions, organizations, and the media in order for them to showcase their talents in making people happy. This is alongside our endeavor to improve every Canadian comic’s perspective on the world they live in, both internationally and domestically.

What We Do

Comedy Movement

This organization desires to build a dynamic and thriving community and industry in the art of stand-up comedy in Canada. We seek all comedians, whether they are up-and-coming or well-established and engage them in our advocacies, support for programming and professional development, and career opportunities in the industry of stand-up comedy. We endeavor to bring comedy, alongside all stand-up comic artists and comedians, and its essence to society domestically and internationally....

Grants & Government Funding

While stand-up comedians are not receiving any grant and funding as stand-up comedy is not a recognized art, we want to change that. Here are some organizations The Canadian Comedy seeks to accept stand-up comedy in Canada. Continue Reading...

Visas & Travel

Stand-up comedians usually face challenges when performing outside of the country or foreign comedians performing in Canada. Here are some travel and visa information every Canadian comedian should know when wanting to perform outside the country. You can click each to learn more about them. Continue Reading...

Volunteers

The Canadian Comedy is made possible by all the volunteers who made all stand-up comedians in the country feel they belong, and their art is as important as any art. Here are some of the departments that comprise all the functions of the organization Continue Reading...

Recent Posts

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How to Create a Custom T-Shirt Design from Scratch?

Nothing beats originality and creativity when it comes to coming up with novelty and personalized gift items such as custom T-shirts. But, how do you create fantastic T-shirt designs from scratch? Do you need to be an expert graphic artist or shirt designer to create your own designs? In this guide, we will walk you through the 4 steps on how to create a custom T-shirt design from scratch, without being a designer or a fashion expert.
Find a design concept
First, you must have a design concept in mind already. What is the theme of your custom T-shirts? Will it be for an …

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Canadian TV Comedy: A Brief History

Canadian comedy has truly developed itself over time. From live stand-up comedy shows to televised comedy acts, it has simply become funnier and more relevant to the time. Comedy movies and TV shows have sprouted with the evolution of mass media. It doesn’t matter if you watch them in your home or in the garden. Internet was even the blast of the comedy industry. It has allowed many funny golfers to become superstars of the industry. Everyone just started to upload comic videos on Youtube, Vimeo, and even on their Facebook feeds. All these come …

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The Winners of the 2019 Canadian Comedy Awards

The 2019 Canadian Comedy Awards was held at The Second City Toronto on June 4. Many Canadian comedy artists were given awards for their magnificent works in the media of television, live telecast, and online productions, alongside all the artists who have done multimedia performances. Some of Canada’s best comedians are also part time fishermen. Others are mothers who are raising kids and writing funny sketches.
The awards were categorized into four categories: Multimedia, Live, Television, and Online production. All awardees were present …

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10 Comedians to Watch along with their Comedies

Canadian comedy has become a lot more unique than they were thanks to all the dedicated Canadian comedians. Many of them are making their names in making people laugh at any time of the day. The technology on the web allowing these comedians to be seen and heard has come a long way. Here are ten comedians in the Canadian comedy industry alongside with their wittiest and funniest jokes.
Carolyn Taylor
Many say she is much funny when using cannabis oil. She is the star of the all-female cast Baroness von Sketch Show in which she is also the creator…