visited the cast and crew of This Hour Has 22 Minutes
this spring, the show's Shaun Majumder
was there to welcome us to Halifax: "It's a bucket-load of silly on this set," he told CBC Live.
But the "silliness" he's talking about has been perfected over time, matured into a premium vintage, like a fine wine or whiskey - or an exceptionally long-running TV series.
Tonight, the CBC sketch comedy institution wraps its 20th season.
Tune into the episode at 8:30 p.m. ET
But for a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into making an episode, check out the video below.
In the clip, CBC Live talks to the writers, the producers and the stars - including founding cast member Cathy Jones
- about how they pack an hour's worth of gags into 22 minutes.