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On September 5, two local DJs and a sometimes local comedian will attempt to school Vancouverites in music and laughter at Gettin Old Schooled at The Imperial.
DJ Kemo, of original Canuck rap kings The Rascalz fame, and Jay Swing, a veteran of radio and club scene, will play separate rooms while LA-native and sometimes Vancouver resident Dino Archie will act as event MC, dishing out punchlines. Continue reading:
Get Old Schooled at The Imperial September 5th
Vancouver comedy nerds can attest that the Hero Show definitively takes the top prize as the hub for alternative comedy in the city. The long-running spectacle, which takes place on the first Thursday of the month, is a showcase of familiar faces from all genres of Vancouver’s comedy scene, from comedians to improv artists. The event follows a strict format: performers go on stage alone to execute a monologue. But even though there’s one person performing at a time, this isn’t a stand-up show. In fact, that’s the only rule. The solo act must be performed as a made-up (and often bizarre) character, either in the form of a monologue, comedic musical performance or video short.