Shows and Events
Stand-up Comedy at 555
Join us for a summer night of top flight laughs live on Picton’s best patio at 555 Brewing Co. Ryan Dillon, Nour Hadidi and Hisham Kelati tore it up at TOsketchfest in March, and Amanda McQueen is back by popular demand – do not miss it!Buy Tickets
Comedy Classes: Squeaky Clean Comedy
Learn how to write and perform stand-up comedy for an inclusive PG audience. This workshop covers the basics of joke structure and editing, tricks of the trade, revisions for clean comedy as well as ways to collaborate with other stand-ups in your community.Buy Tickets
Comedy Classes: Cinematic Action on Stage
Join award-winning comedy troupe Sex T-Rex for a workshop that will bring a new level of action and physicality to your work on stage! Using stage combat, puppetry and improv techniques, Sex T-Rex will help you make the most of the audience’s imagination to create bold, ambitious and inventive theatre.Buy Tickets
Watch Out Wildkat is a hilarious and loving send up of the Western genre, complete with train explosions, bar brawls, bear fights, horse chases, and tumblin tumbleweeds all performed with simple props, puppetry and physical comedy.Buy Tickets
A Sketch Comedy Extravaganza Eleganza
WARNING: The County is about to get EXTRA! A Sketch Comedy Extravaganza Eleganza is a queer-forward original sketch comedy revue written and performed by the best queer sketch comedians in Toronto. Do not miss this Canadian Comedy Award winning production that was named one of the Top Five Comedy Shows of 2018 by NOW Magazine!
Tickets on sale soon!
Big Laughs in Rural Places
The Comedy Country summer comedy series returns to Prince Edward County in 2019 with another hilarious season of laughs featuring some of Canada’s funniest stand-up, improv and sketch comedians joined by The County’s Artisanal Comedy Troupe: TASTE THAT! The series kicks off with our co-presentation of Saturday Night Live’s Kevin Nealon in April and includes performances each month through August in quaint venues across the pastoral setting of Prince Edward County. The fun culminates with The Comedy Country Series Finale at The Regent Theatre in Picton in September.
All of this, plus comedy classes so you can put your funny bone to work!
It’s gonna be another laugh-out-loud summer with The County’s summer comedy series, Comedy Country – Big Laughs in Rural Places.
Comedy Country is a special project of the Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival, a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to promoting and supporting Canadian comedic talent.