Halifax Comedy Festival

About the Show

  • TV
  • ONLINE

The 2016 HA!IFAX COMEDY FEST cracks like a whip and moves like a bullet. The series is hosted by the hilarious Mark Critch (This Hour Has 22 Minutes) and features more than 60 stand-up performances in various locations around Halifax, including one of the city's oldest pubs and its newest soft-seat theatre. This year's edition features 30 Canadian and international comedians, including festival favourites Derek Edwards, Bob Marley, Seán Cullen, Dave Hemstad, Elvira Kurt, Cathy Jones (This Hour Has 22 Minutes), Tim Steeves and Rich Hall.

Over the years, the HA!IFAX COMEDY FEST has garnered multiple Canadian Comedy Awards and Gemini nominations, including Best Comedy Program in 2011.

Press Releases


CBC ANNOUNCES 2016-17 SEASON ANCHORED BY DISTINCTLY CANADIAN CONTENT

CBC ANNOUNCES 2016-17 SEASON ANCHORED BY DISTINCTLY CANADIAN CONTENT

CBC, the number-one media brand in Canada*, today announced its 2016-17 fall and winter season, featuring a uniquely Canadian slate of new and returning original drama, comedy, factual, news, documentary, sports, arts and digital content from diverse voices and perspectives. Read More »

CBC TELEVISION REVEALS ITS 2016 SUMMER SCHEDULE WITH FIVE NEW PRIMETIME SERIES, RETURNING HITS AND THE RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES

CBC TELEVISION REVEALS ITS 2016 SUMMER SCHEDULE WITH FIVE NEW PRIMETIME SERIES, RETURNING HITS AND THE RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES

CBC Television today unveiled its summer 2016 schedule with five new series, returning home-grown hits and comprehensive coverage of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Read More »

CBC ANNOUNCES 2015-16 SCHEDULE

CBC ANNOUNCES 2015-16 SCHEDULE

CBC today announced the details of its 2015-16 schedule, highlighting a slate of new series, returning favourites, thought-provoking news and investigative content and marquee cultural events. Read More »

CBC ANNOUNCES NEW DRAMA, COMEDY, AND FACTUAL LINE UP, PLUS RENEWALS FOR 2015-16

CBC ANNOUNCES NEW DRAMA, COMEDY, AND FACTUAL LINE UP, PLUS RENEWALS FOR 2015-16

CBC today announced the addition of 10 bold new original productions along with the renewal of 14 series. Read More »

  • Program Name

    Halifax Comedy Festival

  • Program Type

    Television Show

  • Appears On

    CBC

  • Genre

    Arts & Entertainment

  • Schedule

    Returns for season 21 in Winter 2017

  • Website

    http:www.halifaxcomedyfest.ca/

Bios


  • None available.
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