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Dave Foley returning to Kids in the Hall roots for YYComedy hosting duties

When Dave Foley answers the phone, he’s enjoying a cup of coffee and watching a DVRed episode of the previous evening’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. 1,240 more words

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YYComedy Festival celebrates fifth year in style with 'stacked' lineup

It may seem like a minor anniversary, but five years for any festival is a major thing.

That’s why the YYComedy Festival is getting set to celebrate its half-decade in Calgary’s cultural calendar with arguably is biggest event yet and definitely its best slate of names from the world of funny. 993 more words

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NYC Top Comedy Choices for Thursday 7/28/16

Best New York Stand-Up with Myq Kaplan is a new show produced by me that lives up to its title—the debut next Friday August 5th includes Mike Lawrence, Sean Patton, Mark Normand, and more TBA, plus host Myq Kaplan offering observations following each set. 2,267 more words

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Kevin McDonald Workshop Opener

A Two Day Morning-to-Kevining?

For a while I set down my creative side, turning attentions to family, school and work.  Feeling a bit out of touch and needing to reconnect with eccentric thoughts and odd meanderings I’ve been searching for people and events to collaborate and join in on. 184 more words

Sketch Comedy

Kevin McDonald Workshop Lecturization

Again, the first words of his lecture (besides “hello” as Kevin was very cordial) were: “Workshops are bullshit”.  I like that level of admittance though there is much one can take away from workshops including networky stuff, a couple photos, and free pens (we received no free pens). 286 more words

Sketch Comedy

Kevin McDonald Workshop is Saturday Night Live

The Workshop is Saturday Night Live

The workshop was intensive and condensed, what one would go through if they went through an entire sketch writing training program (more on them at the bottom). 641 more words

Sketch Comedy

Kevin McDonald Workshop Sketches

This section is a simple breakdown of the sketches that were written and how a number of sketches broke their premise.

13/13 Tally of topic/style of written sketches: … 658 more words

Sketch Comedy