The Professionals Comedy Show - Toronto's Best Comics
Fri Feb 17 2023 at 08:30 pm to 10:00 pm
SoCap Comedy (The Social Capital) | Toronto, ON
About this Event
When amateur comedy isn't doing the job, it's time to call the Professionals! A line-up of Toronto's most acclaimed comics come together to leave you in stitches!
TICKETS: $20 online, $25 at the door.
(This show sells out, advanced tickets are highly recommended.)
Please arrive no later than 8:15 PM to be seated for 8:30 showtime.
THIS MONTH'S COMEDIANS:
Marlon Palmer (@thatdudemcfly):
Marlon Palmer has been the ultimate creative for 10+ years. Based in Toronto, Marlon has created viral YouTube videos, filmed TV Shows and Commercials, and hosted Red Carpets. His podcast, Extra Gravy, has garnered over 1.5M plays. There was never any doubt about his comedic talents, and since diving into stand-up comedy, Marlon has quickly solidified himself as one of the city's funniest comics and has become a regular performer on Kenny Robinson's legendary Nubian Show at Yuk Yuks's.
Tamara Shevon (@teemair):
Tamara Shevon is a Toronto-based comic who started her comedic story-telling through wine-coloured glasses in Beijing, China. Since then, she has been blazing through the Toronto scene with her characteristic wit and her lovable ability to flirt with the boundaries of what is socially acceptable. Tamara has performed stand-up all over China, Canada, and the United States and was second runner-up in the Beijing Improv Comedy Festival. Tamara has performed at JFL42, the Comedy is Art Festival, and was recently featured on Out for Laughs on OutTV. Tamara is the creator and co-host of the Sunday Best Comedy Podcast and currently has her debut album called ‘Purse Wine’ available on bandcamp.com and all other streaming platforms.
Habib Siam (@hdotsdot):
Born on Christmas day, a stone’s throw from Bethlehem, Habib thought he was the second coming and almost entered priesthood. Several countries and questionable life decisions later, he completed his Ph.D. in Education only to start doing stand-up comedy. Habib has performed internationally, from Beirut to Paris and across Canada, and has done so in multiple languages – English, French, and Arabic. He is a crowd favorite at Kenny Robinson's Nubian Show and has written and produced two comedy specials for the Toronto Fringe Festival.
Nick Reynoldson (@nickreynoldson):
Hailing from Scarborough, Ontario, Nick Reynoldson has a unique view of the world. Sharp, intelligent, and energetic, this comic has solidified himself as one of the city's brightest talents. A Runner Up at SiriusXM’s Top Comic Competition, Nick has headlined and appeared in major festivals including Just For Laughs, Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, JFL42, the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, and NXNE. He’s been featured on MTV, MUCH, CBC and multiple national commercials.
About the Host:
Hershawn Arora (@rapsandlaughs):
Hershawn is one of Toronto’s brightest up-and-comers. His high-energy style, cerebral crowd work, and vulnerability set him apart from his peers and earned him the title of Brampton's Top Comic in 2019. During his short time in Toronto, Hershawn has become a fan favourite at multiple clubs around the city, and he has no intention of slowing down.
Where is it happening?SoCap Comedy (The Social Capital), 154 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, Canada
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