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Big Sky and the Little Guy

The last time I performed out west was at a club called the Comedy Cave. All I remember was that it was cold, around Christmas or New Year’s, and the show was not going to go on with 10 or fewer people in the crowd. Thankfully I brought three with me that bolstered the numbers to a whopping 13, so yeah, show on. Following the two shows I had out at The Laugh Shop in Calgary, I was returning to Toronto to host a show that apparently God wasn’t really too keen on, and found more than a few truly pleasant surprises during the Harvest Fest out in Ingersoll. Yes, Ingersoll.

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Episode 152: Darryl Purvis

Welcome to episode #152 of the TVA Podcast. In this week's episode, we welcome DARRYL PURVIS! Join me, Darryl, and Producer Darcy as we take on such topics as: - What touring out west is like - The plight of watching the Jays - The perfect summer topic, the Winter...

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Episode 149: Ryan Maglunob

Welcome to episode #149 of the TVA Podcast. [caption id="attachment_614" align="alignright" width="300"] Ryan and Todd outside McVeighs[/caption] In this week's episode, we welcome RYAN MAGLUNOB! Join Darcy, Ryan and me as we talk about: - The divine joys of haircuts - The joy of the PS3 - The Hamilton Fringe thus...

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#SamLJacksonStarsIn ‘Casablanca’:

So with the “Fail Whale Tales” now nothing more than a memory in the Twitter-Space, the odd Google alert that garnered traffic through people looking at it and the like, and a stack of posters that were too numerous to hang, ditto the FWT postcards that I’ll now use as index cards and bookmarks for magazines, it’s been more than a daily trip down the QEW to Hamilton for the Hamilton Fringe. The whole experience of building a show from idea, to script, to production was as arduous as it was rewarding. I’m a bit wired and knackered at the same time as I write this, fresh from the drive back from the Hammer, so here are the thoughts I currently have on it that are now able to be more than 140 characters in length.

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Episode 148: Adam Growe

Welcome to episode #148 of the TVA Podcast. In this week's episode, we welcome from Cash Cab Canada, ADAM GROWE! Go to the main podcast page where you can listen online or download the MP3 file. Don't feel like downloading every week? Click HERE to automatically subscribe through...

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