Comedy Here Often? Presents: Asian Takeover
Fri May 20 2022 at 08:00 pm
Hollywood Theatre Vancouver Canada | Vancouver, BC
AdvertisementAt 8pm on Friday, May 20, Comedy Here Often? and Funny 1040 bring four hilarious comedians to the Hollywood Theatre in celebration of Asian Heritage Month!
Join Host Julie Kim for an incredible evening of comedy, featuring international touring comedians Yumi Nagashima, Andrea Jin, and Irene Tu!
Between the four of them, these comedians have earned tapings with Comedy Central, Just For Laughs appearances, a Juno Nomination, and so much more!
Don't miss this one-of-a-kind show at an iconic Vancouver venue, celebrating asian culture, heritage, and comedy!
The Hollywood Theatre (3123 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC)
Friday, May 20 | Doors 5pm / Show 8pm
$28 Online / At The Door
⭐ LINEUP ⭐
HOST - Julie Kim
Julie has been on an international tour opening for the great Ronny Chieng in arenas. She has performed on the debaters several times, The Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Kim’s Convenience, as well as writing for the Junos, and performing on JFL Northwest.
HEADLINER - Irene Tu
Irene is a stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. In 2017, the San Francisco Chronicle singled her out as an “artist on the brink of fame,” on the heels of being named one of the “Bay Area’s 11 Best Stand Up Comedians” (SFist) and one of 20 “Women to Watch” (KQED). She has performed at numerous festivals including SF Sketchfest, Comedy Central’s Clusterfest, RIOT LA, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, and Outside Lands. Irene has opened for comedians such as Patton Oswalt, W. Kamau Bell, Brian Posehn, Anthony Jeselnik, Gary Gulman, Judah Friedlander, Hari Kondabolu, and Aparna Nancherla. You can see her on season 2 of “Take My Wife” and on VICELAND’s “Funny How?”
FEATURE - Yumi Nagashima
Yumi was born in Tokyo, Japan, and moved to Canada a few years ago. She has appeared on Comedy Central Asia, Just for Laughs Montreal and toured the US with Sherri Shepherd. Her YouTube videos have collectively amassed tens of millions of views, building her a following of fans from across the globe!
FEATURE - Andrea Jin
Andrea was born in Mainland China, and moved to Canada at 13 years old. Her comedy album Grandma’s Girl WON the 2022 Juno Award for Comedy Album of the Year and she now performs all across North America, including at Just For Laughs, the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, and on CBC's The Debaters.
COMEDY HERE OFTEN?
The 604 Records comedy label imprint was founded in 2016 by Jonathan Simkin and Kevvy. With multiple albums hitting #1 on the iTunes comedy chart and several Juno nominations, CHO? has become a driving force in the West Coast comedy community.
With an ever-expanding roster of comedians and new releases; there is no shortage of comedy coming often.
Where is it happening?Hollywood Theatre Vancouver Canada, 3123 West Broadway,Vancouver,BC,Canada, Vancouver, Canada
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