Rise of the Comics films at CORDS COMEDY | November 9th, 2016

Another awesome night of Vancouver comedy at Cords in beautiful Kitsilano! Rise of the Comics was proud to be in attendance for this phenomenal evening of comedy and awesome times, headlined by Al Val and featuring some of Vancouver’s brightest comics. Be sure to check out Cords’ upcoming events for more great nights of entertainment in the… Read More Rise of the Comics films at CORDS COMEDY | November 9th, 2016

Rise of the Comics hosts Benny’s Bagels open mic XXV

As Mark O’Keeffe prepares to return to his home country of Ireland, Scott Aceman and the Rise of the Comics team was ecstatic to be a part of his final show at Benny’s Bagels on November 10th 2016. Mark was the de facto host for evening, and made sure to getting more and more intoxicated as the night went on… We think that was a pretty special way to… Read More Rise of the Comics hosts Benny’s Bagels open mic XXV

The Roast/Deportation of Mark O’Keefe | @ Yagger’s

Hey everyone! Scotty Aceman and the Rise of the Comics team are proud to support another wicked show TOMORROW (Sept 12th, 2016) at Yagger’s Kitsilano… Great food + drinks, as we bid farewell to one of our favourite comics! Monday Night Comedy at Yagger’s presents: The Roast and Deportation of Mark O’Keefe Mark is leaving the country in November, so… Read More The Roast/Deportation of Mark O’Keefe | @ Yagger’s

Vancouver Yuk Off Comedy Competition | Final Round!

Rise of the Comics is proud to support this awesome comedy night at Yuk Yuk’s Vancouver on Thursday, September 15th! The Yuk Off Competition showcases some of Vancouver’s best amateur and pro performers via rapid-fire 5-minute sets, so you get to see more of the community’s top guys and gals! Beginning on May 26th, the competition ran throughout… Read More Vancouver Yuk Off Comedy Competition | Final Round!

Four Eyesly Comedy Cantina #2 (July 29th 2016)

This awesome event, held at Seven Dining Lounge, was nerd-inspired comedy show, with many comics tackling subjects from within the sci-fi and fantasy genres… Basically, it was an amazingly nerdy comedy show, featuring outstanding headliner Patrick Maliha! Some of the fantastic comics that performed at this show include: Byron Bertram, Matty Vu, Katie Nordgren, Gavin Clarkson, and many more! “A professional… Read More Four Eyesly Comedy Cantina #2 (July 29th 2016)

One Hitter Quitter Comedy Showdown #8 (July 7th 2016)

The “One Hitter Quitter” shows at Seven Dining Lounge are always a total blast, and feature 12 amateur level comics going head to head in competition! The headliner for this particular show was Sophie Buddle, who’s opened for Bob Saget and has performed at the Just For Laughs Festival. At the end, the audience decides who their favourite performer was,… Read More One Hitter Quitter Comedy Showdown #8 (July 7th 2016)

Vancouver Yuk-Off! (June 30th + July 14th 2016)

The June 30th and July 14th Yuk-Offs at Yuk Yuk’s Vancouver are part of a competition where 12 of Vancouver’s brightest comics were showcased in rapid-fire 5 minute sets… It was a fast-paced, super fun night! The shows featured comedy from a handful of the rising comedy stars in our great city, including: Neil Webb, Ryan Gunther, Mark O’Keeffe, Jo Dworschak, San… Read More Vancouver Yuk-Off! (June 30th + July 14th 2016)

Scotty Ace “Almost Famous” Blowout | September 18th, 2014

– Scotty threw an elaborate Rock ‘n Roll themed party/fundraiser, attended by 250 guests and Sun Social Columnist Malcolm Parry (you can view his article here). – Event included: old-school invitations, live band, DJ, Media Screen performance, YMCA stage dance in full-dress with original choreography, ambiance actors, prizes for best dressed, and awareness group StreetSmart collecting… Read More Scotty Ace “Almost Famous” Blowout | September 18th, 2014

Vasek Pospisil Dedication – Kits Beach, Vancouver | March 3rd, 2015

– Special event honouring the youngest tennis grand slam champion in Canadian history (Wimbledon Gentlemen’s Doubles w/ Jack Sock, 2014). As a Junior, Vasek upon moving to Vancouver from Vernon trained at the Kits Beach Tennis courts with his father Milos, and dedicates much of his success as a pro to the times he used to… Read More Vasek Pospisil Dedication – Kits Beach, Vancouver | March 3rd, 2015