I'd like to invite you out to another hilarious Improv Show, with an amazing cast of new performers and produced by the one and only Ralph MacLeod of the Black Swan; it's going to be a fabulous night.
-Improv Comedy Show is on the 2nd floor of the Black Swan
-Joined by my other social groups and general public as well
*See below for all the details of the show and certainly join us if you can!
Springing Up Baby! (A Night of Hilarious Improv Comedy)
It’s time to say, ‘Take a hike!’ to Old Man Winter and shake off the cold with a dose of hot comedy. Come celebrate the Vernal Equinox and all things spring on Saturday, March 22nd at 8. The tulips will be budding and so will the laughs. Packed with top talent in Toronto, Springing Up Baby is a hugely entertaining evening that highlights outstanding Canadian improvisers. Featuring; Alastair Forbes (Second City Mainstage), Jan Caruana (Second City Mainstage), Kris Siddiqi (Second City Mainstage), Kerry Griffin (Second City Mainstage), and Jennifer Goodhue (Second City Mainstage). With guests, Marcel St Pierre, Gord Oxley and more.
On This Show:
Alastair appeared in several Second City Mainstage shows including, “Live Wrong and Prosper”. Other credits include the Canadian Comedy Award Nominated BattleAwesome Awesomestar, Theatresports, The Bridge CTV, Breakout Kings A&E, The Ron James Show and Insecurites on CBC.
Kris Siddiqi is a Toronto-based actor, improviser, sketch performer, writer, director and producer. Kris has written 3 main stage revues with the Second City Toronto: Second City for Mayor (Dora Nominated for Best Esemble), Something Wicked Awesome This Way Comes, & This Party’s a Riot! Kris has appeared on MuchMusic and MTV Canada, played a role in the Gemini winning Showcase series ‘Cock’d Gunns’, has written for and hosted YTV’s Saturday morning show CRUNCH!, CTV’s Dan for Mayor, the Showcase series Almost Heroes & Lost GirlJames Gangl
Jennifer Goodhue performed in five Second City Mainstage revues in Toronto, two of which won Canadian Comedy Awards. She's co-starred in CTV’s sketch show Comedy Inc. for 5 seasons and was one of the only females cast for The Conan O’Brian Show when taped in Toronto in 2004. Her canadian television credits include Murdoch Mysteries, Little Mosque and Dan for Mayor and has written for That's So Weird, This Hour Has 22 Minutes and Stroumboulopoulos Tonight.
Kerry Griffin is an alumni of Second City Toronto having written and performed in two award winning shows. He has recently directed three revues for Second City Toronto including the critically acclaimed Dreams Really Do Come True…and Other Lies and their current show We Can Be Heroes. He is a multiple Canadian Comedy Award winning performer both as an individual and with troupes Slap Happy and Monkey Toast. A Toronto native, Kerry is excited to make his directorial debut at sea!
-Arrive between 7:30 & 7:45 to get settled in
-Show starts at 8:00 PM
-One beverage minimum to support the venue and show
-Event is on the second floor of the Black Swan