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Campbellton Comedy Show/Soirée d’humour de Campbellton
June 29, 2017
1. Name – Campbellton Comedy Show/Soirée d’humour de Campbellton
2. Venue – Campbellton Memorial Civic Center/Centre civique mémorial de Campbellton
3. Comedians – Headliner – Gavin Stephens , Second – Patrick Ledwell, Opener – Stephen Kinch
4. Cost – 15$ in advance and 20$ at the door (if any remain)
5. Restrictions – 19+
6. Liquor – On sale, cash bar
7. Food – Smoke on the Water on sale and present
8. Time – doors open at 6:30pm, show begins at 7pm
9. Tickets – purchased at City Hall, Tables of 8 can be reserved
Here is a bit of info on the comedians :
Gavin has filmed multiple one-man comedy specials for CTV and the Comedy Network, and recently performed with Reggie Watts at #JFL42. Not content with just being the star of Canada’s biggest nerd-friendly comedy night NERDGASM, Gavin was also named Best Stand-Up Comedian in NOW Magazines Readers Choice Poll, 2010. For five seasons he was a lead actor and writer on the Gemini nominated sketch show Comedy Inc. on CTV. A multi-media sensation, Gavin has appeared at international festivals like Montréal’s Just For Laughs and Austin’s SXSW alongside indie comedy legends Margaret Cho, Janeane Garofalo and Marc Maron. He also has appeared on CBCs The Debaters as well as being a finalist in the SiriusXM Top comic competition.
Patrick’s quick-witted comedy has brought him national recognition with multiple appearances on CBC Radio’s “The Debaters.” He’s a popular host and comedian at events across Canada, from the Royal Visit to Charlottetown to a recent performance in Inuvik, above the Arctic Circle. His first book “I Am an Islander” is a Canadian bestseller, and his new book An Islander Strikes Back just was released in May. During the summer season, he performs with Mark Haines in the hit PEI show “The Island Summer Review.”
Originally from P.E.I, Kinch started his comedy career in Halifax in 2010. His comedy has been described as honest and thought provoking. Mobtreal.com said that Kinch has an excellent voice and compelling delivery also he is fun to listen to. Kinch has performed for Sirius XM radio and he was selected to open for Doug Stanhope. Kinch has received many plaques with his name on it; for example, in both 2012 and 2013 he was named Halifaxs Favourite Comedian in Faces Magazine Choice Awards. Kinch has performed at many festivals including the Halifax Comedy Fest. Kinch’s unique comedic perspective is dark but approachable, enjoyed by audiences and his mom.