Comedy and Humour

John Wing performs in Salmon Arm. (Train Wreck Comedy)

Laugh it up with John Wing in Salmon Arm

The comedian performs on Sept. 22 at the Salmar Theatre

 

Seattle comedian Bo Johnson is coming to Vernon Saturday, Sept. 10. (Contributed)

Comedy tour brings Seattle talent to B.C.

Washington comedian joins OK, Dope crew across province

 

John Wing takes the stand. (Train Wreck Comedy)

Longtime comedian John Wing to take the stage in Salmon Arm

Train Wreck Comedy show scheduled for Sept. 22 at Salmar Classic

 

(Photo - Twitter)

‘Hi, I’m Steve-O, and welcome to Kelowna’: Jackass star coming to town

The show is October 28 at the Kelowna Community Theatre

(Photo - Twitter)
Comedian Herb Dixon, aka “The Harley Guy,” performs at the Salmar Classic on April 8. (Contributed)

Train Wreck Comedy returns to Salmon Arm with ‘The Harley Guy’ Herb Dixon

Impressionist, comedian to perform at the Salmar Classic on April 8

Comedian Herb Dixon, aka “The Harley Guy,” performs at the Salmar Classic on April 8. (Contributed)
Tim Nutt comes to Salmon Arm. (Train Wreck Comedy)

Laugh your way out of the pandemic with Tim Nutt in Salmon Arm

One of Canada’s top comedians comes to the Shuswap March 5

Tim Nutt comes to Salmon Arm. (Train Wreck Comedy)
Louie Anderson appears during the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif., on Jan. 12, 2017. Anderson, whose four-decade career as a comedian and actor included his unlikely and Emmy-winning performance as mom to twin adult sons in the TV series Baskets, has died at age 68. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Louie Anderson, Emmy-winning comedian, dies at 68

Anderson died at a hospital in Las Vegas of complications from cancer

Louie Anderson appears during the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif., on Jan. 12, 2017. Anderson, whose four-decade career as a comedian and actor included his unlikely and Emmy-winning performance as mom to twin adult sons in the TV series Baskets, has died at age 68. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill is set to arrive in the Okanagan to perform after the release of his Amazon Prime special. (Brandon Hart photo)

Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill ready to connect with Okanagan audiences

The comedian is set to go on tour after the recent release of his Amazon Prime special

Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill is set to arrive in the Okanagan to perform after the release of his Amazon Prime special. (Brandon Hart photo)
A husband accidentally locked his wife and dog on their Vernon rooftop patio Tuesday morning, June 29, went to work and posted the event to social media which drew hilarious reaction and helpful hints for the husband. The wife and dog were rescued. (Facebook photo)

Vernon man accidentally locks wife, dog on rooftop in heat wave; lives to post about it on social media

The man left for work and jokingly asked friends to ‘send up water’ to stranded pair who were safely unlocked from patio

A husband accidentally locked his wife and dog on their Vernon rooftop patio Tuesday morning, June 29, went to work and posted the event to social media which drew hilarious reaction and helpful hints for the husband. The wife and dog were rescued. (Facebook photo)
The District of Saanich’s communications team decided to take part in a viral trend on Thursday and photoshopped U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders into a staff meeting photo. (District of Saanich/Twitter)

Bernie Sanders makes guest appearance municipal staff meeting in B.C.

Vancouver Island firefighters jump on viral trend of photoshopped U.S. senator

The District of Saanich’s communications team decided to take part in a viral trend on Thursday and photoshopped U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders into a staff meeting photo. (District of Saanich/Twitter)
A male throws himself against a sign at The Rise until he is able to break it down Sunday, Aug. 16. (Video surveillance)

Comedic criminals caught on camera in Okanagan

Local realtor shares footage of young adults beating up sign, urinating

A male throws himself against a sign at The Rise until he is able to break it down Sunday, Aug. 16. (Video surveillance)
Wings Restaurant employees welcome the return of the facility’s large stuffed bear that greets customers at the Vernon business. The bear went on an unplanned escape from the business Saturday, June 13, and was returned unharmed with a note. (Photo submitted)

Vernon restaurant bear returned safely after good time

Note accompanies return of Wings stuff bear who was taken and, allegedly, had a great time

Wings Restaurant employees welcome the return of the facility’s large stuffed bear that greets customers at the Vernon business. The bear went on an unplanned escape from the business Saturday, June 13, and was returned unharmed with a note. (Photo submitted)
A screenshot of the fake letter sent out in Nova Scotia on April 1, 2020, which makes false claims about plans for the current school term. (Facebook photo)

Some April Fool’s Day jokes bring much-needed laughter; others tone deaf to COVID-19

Police are warning the public not to use the ongoing pandemic as a punchline

A screenshot of the fake letter sent out in Nova Scotia on April 1, 2020, which makes false claims about plans for the current school term. (Facebook photo)
Kim Norbert posted this photo to Facebook. (Contributed)

T-Rex sends a message to Kamloops residents during COVID-19

Someone dressed up in a T-rex costume brought a smile to residents faces

Kim Norbert posted this photo to Facebook. (Contributed)
Column: Wordplay reaching pundemic proportions on social media

Column: Wordplay reaching pundemic proportions on social media

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • Mar 1, 2020
Column: Wordplay reaching pundemic proportions on social media
Glenn Wool is a Canadian stand-up comedian. (Contributed)

Trainwreck Comedy to celebrate 10 years of laughs in Kelowna

The open-mic event will take place Mar. 10. at O’Flannigan’s Pub in Kelowna

Glenn Wool is a Canadian stand-up comedian. (Contributed)