TOsketchfest is proud to announce the 2016 recipients of The Sketch Comedy Project Fund. This year 4 well-deserving projects will be funded, each representing an important “next step” in the careers of their participants. The Sketch Comedy Project Fund is made possible through the generous support of The Pat and Tony Adams Freedom Fund for the Arts.
2016 SCPF Recipient Projects
SIDEKICKS (web series)
Peter ‘N Chris
Vancouver/Toronto duo, and perennial TOsketchfest favs, Peter ‘N Chris will embark on the production of a web series called “Sidekicks.” The series focuses on the everyday lives of super hero sidekicks and the henchmen of their arch nemeses.
PLAYDAY MAYDAY (theatrical run)
Montréal-born Uncalled For are set to mount their first full theatrical run of their newest show “Playday Mayday” November 24-Dec 4 at Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace.
WEB SHORTS (comedy shorts)
Toronto’s Panacea! is seeking to expand their audience through the production of comedy shorts for distribution online.
FRINGE SHOW (work with a director)
Of Mud and Mirth
Emerging troupe Of Mud and Mirth see the value in having a seasoned outside eye. They’ll be working with an accomplished director as they work up to a 60 minute show.
The Sketch Comedy Project Fund is now in its 2nd year. Check out our worthy recipients from 2015!