At the Orpheum
Just For Laughs Comedy Night in Canada hosted by Rick Mercer
Just For Laughs is thrilled to announce the return of the Just For Laughs Comedy Tour. The 18th edition, titled Just For Laughs Comedy Night in Canada, will be hosted by Canadian comedy superstar Rick Mercer and will feature a stellar line-up of some of Canada’s brightest talents. Following the 15th and final season of the incredibly popular Rick Mercer Report, Rick Mercer will hit the road with some of the best comedians Canada has to offer! Just For Laughs Comedy Night in Canada will see Rick Mercer, along with 2018 Juno Award winner for comedy album of the year Ivan Decker, Gemini award winning comedian Debra DiGiovanni and host of CBC and Sirius XM’s Laugh Out Loud the hilarious Ali Hassan, perform in prestigious theatres from coast-to-coast.
About Rick Mercer:
Rick Mercer, Canada's top political satirist, recently wrapped up the 15th and final season of The Rick Mercer Report on April 10, 2018 with an hour-long special. He is the recipient of nearly 30 Gemini Awards and Canadian Screen Awards for television writing and performance and in 2015 again won the CSA for 'Best Performance in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series.'
About Ivan Decker:
Originally from Vancouver, Ivan Decker is a writer, stand-up comedian and actor, known for his sharp, polished, and multi-layered observational comedy.
About Debra DiGiovanni:
Gemini award winning comedian Debra DiGiovanni has been called the “Best Comedian to see after a Messy Break Up”. Debra’s comedy has a sharp edge while maintaining a playful, happy air. Her humour and charm lies in her unflinching honesty and openness, and rapid-fire delivery.
About Ali Hassan:
Ali Hassan is a stand-up comic, actor and chef who has performed on stages across Canada, in the U.S. and twice in the Middle East at the Amman Stand-Up Comedy Festival. He has been performed at both the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival and at Just For Laughs’ Toronto festival - JFL42.
Just For Laughs is proud to be associated with Movember Canada. One dollar, less applicable taxes, from every ticket sold to Just For Laughs Comedy Night in Canada will be donated to Movember Canada to support men’s health.
Note: no charitable tax receipt will be issued to ticket purchaser for the one dollar/ticket donation.
To make an additional contribution or learn more about Movember Canada please visit: https://moteam.co/JFLComedyNightInCanada
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