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Bad news
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Kvetch
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Comedy Battle Littered with Misogyny, Racism, Mocked as ‘Woke Comedy Night’
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Have you ever watched a Michael Cera movie and felt physically uncomfortable because of a deep and earnest second-hand embarrassment? That was me at a recent “Battle to the Funny Bone” at The Comic Strip in West Edmonton Mall – a comedy club that could be easily mistaken for a jazz club had...
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Canon
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Wicked Burn
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Bob the Angry Flower
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Faith Based
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LIVE REVIEW: First Time at a Burlesque Show? Spotlight Cabaret’s got your back
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Prologue The show is sold-out. The ceiling is lined with massive crystal chandeliers, but the lighting somehow remains moody. At the front of the room is a stage — only one small step up from the ground but further elevated by the plush red curtains that flank it and the star-speckled curtain beh...
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Bob the Angry Flower
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Choose one
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POST PANDEMIC LIVE REVIEW: Tales From a Sober Person at a Day Rave
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Never in my life did I think I’d be saying this – but I missed the smell of a bar. I missed the way my shoes stuck to the floor. I missed strangers stumbling into me and slurring sorry. I anticipated a certain degree of uncertainty at my first show in over a year – […]
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THE REAWAKENING: Performing Artists Like Weeds in Wake of Pandemic
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Lo’, while mighty oaks are felled by the terrible storm, the humble grasses survive. Sorry to compare performing artists to weeds – but here we are, after what feels like emerging from a coma, fully vaxxed and waxxed (this may sting a bit), and ready to be live entertained once again. Today! Cana...
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