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Brantford Comedy Festival

September 24, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

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The Brantford Comedy Festival, founded in 2010 by local entrepreneur Jamie Stephens, has become a world-class entertainment event bringing some of the biggest names in comedy to Brantford.  The 2015 Festival features three signature events; The Rising Star Competition, The Rising Star Finale, The Gala Evening held at the Sanderson Centre for Performing Arts and the newly added VIP After-Party.

The Festival is known for introducing new and hidden gems in Canadian talent.  The Rising Star Competition offers amateur comedians the opportunity to compete for the privilege to perform as the Opening Act for the Gala Evening.  Finalists compete at the Rising Star Finale in front of an audience of 300+ people and includes a professional special-guest headliner.

The Gala Evening held at the Sanderson Centre is consistently a SOLD OUT event with a crowd of 1,125.  This premier event has welcome some of the best Canadian comedians to Brantford including Jon Dore, Debra Digiovanni, Tom Green, Sean Cullen, Nikki Payne, Derek Edwards.Debra McGrath, Colin Mochrie and most recently Jeremy Hotz.

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Date:
September 24, 2016
Time:
8:00 pm