Braxton Comedy Festival Musical Improv Workshop W/ Tim Matson

10 am

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We all love “Come From Away,” well now learn how to make up a musical completely in the moment with Tim Matson! Tim will show you tips and tricks how to create songs off the top of your head and how to incorporate those songs into improvised scenes.

Timothy Matson is a director, […]

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Braxton Comedy Festival Veteren’s of Stand Up W/ John Sheehan, Sarah Walsh, and Chris Tobin

8 pm

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Newfoundland has a rich history in stand-up comedy and these incredible comedians have helped shaped Newfoundland comedy into what it is today.

John Sheehan
John has been enjoying success on the comedy stage, since starting stand up in 2007. He has performed with the likes of Gerry Dee, Caroline Rhea, and Louis CK, while […]

By |June 15th, 2018||Comments Off on Braxton Comedy Festival Veteren’s of Stand Up W/ John Sheehan, Sarah Walsh, and Chris Tobin

Braxton Comedy Festival The Town W/ Stanley Braxton Improv Co.

8 pm

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The Stanley Braxton main cast are back and they’re bringing back their popular show, The Town. Inspired only by the buzz around town the cast will do a series of monologues to get to know the people and their goings on. Starring Mike Hammond, Michelle King, Christopher Dunn, Steve Payette, and Nick […]

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Braxton Comedy Festival Boyventure

8 pm

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Join Danny and Todd (played by Scott Lloyd and Mike Fardy) in a monster punchin’ mystery solvin’ fun havin’ improvised laugh em’ up! Joined with special guests Boyventure is an improvised “Hardy Boys” mystery. After a hot limited opening at the Bad Dog Theatre in Toronto we’re super excited to present BOYVENTURE!

By |June 13th, 2018||Comments Off on Braxton Comedy Festival Boyventure

From Stage to Stage 2018

8 pm

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The recitation has long been a staple form of amusement in Newfoundland and Labrador culture. Whether to deliver a story in a memorable fashion, delight listeners at a kitchen party, pass the time in a fishing stage, or to “say your piece” at a community concert, we have always been very adept […]

By |May 10th, 2018||Comments Off on From Stage to Stage 2018

Bent Broadway

7:30 pm

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Performed by Peter MacDonald, Miranda MacDonald , Jamie Pitt, and John Williams, and accompanied by Gillian Vaughan, BENT BROADWAY is a one-night-only spectacle of subversive song.
Thirsting for musical theatre that’s both relevant and revelatory? BENT BROADWAY is a cool drink of water, filled to the brim with refreshing renditions of classic and […]

By |May 16th, 2018||Comments Off on Bent Broadway

WWF18 – ​CLOSING “WARM RECEPTION”

2:30-4:30 PM
Special Event, FREE

Featuring plenty of hot chocolate & good conversation!
Taking place at the Cox & Palmer Second Space at the LSPU Hall, 3 Victoria Street

For more information on the full festival check out http://www.womensworkfestival.ca

By |March 8th, 2018||Comments Off on WWF18 – ​CLOSING “WARM RECEPTION”

WWF18 – INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY LUNCHTIME PERFORMANCES

12-1 PM
SPECIAL EVENT, FREE

Featuring: Amanda Bulman, Emily Carrigan, Allie Duff, Agnes Walsh and other writers, singers, performers in each location
Thank you to our local business partners: LSPU Hall, Broken Books & Writers’ Alliance of NL for joining us!
*Starts at LSPU Hall and moves to various downtown locations. Free.

Join us for an IWD performance crawl […]

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WWF18 – Briana Brown’s A FUNERAL PARTY (BC)

7 PM

PWYC donations to the St. John’s Women’s Centre

Dramaturge: Pamela Halstead (ON)
Cast: Des Walsh and Wendi Smallwood
Reception to follow – sponsored by Christine Hennebury
Musical Opening Act: It Could Be Franky
Taking place at the Cox & Palmer Second Space at the LSPU Hall, 3 Victoria Street

Synopsis: A Funeral Party is a tragi-comic two-hander, exploring the […]

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WWF18 – HUSH and PACKING UP

7 PM

PWYC donations to the St. John’s Women’s Centre
Sierra Noseworthy’s HUSH (NL)
Dramaturge: Berni Stapleton (NL)
Cast: Nicole Rousseau, Laura Huckle and Nora Barker

Synopsis: Three women find themselves in a questioning room. Two are police officers, the other a mother, whose newborn baby has just died. The cops suspect that this woman is responsible for […]

By |March 6th, 2018||Comments Off on WWF18 – HUSH and PACKING UP