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Shock T's

Troupe of the Day: Shock T’s


The Shock T’s are Tim Dunn, Tyler Paterson, Sarah Shockey. They’ve been busy the past five years, honing their musical comedy stylings at festivals all over the United States. Hailing from Chicago, this delightfully quirky troupe are […]

Fratwurst

Troupe of the Day: Fratwurst


Fratwurst is today’s Troupe of the Day! And they’re also performing today, what a fortuitous happenstance! Evan Arppe, Eric Miinch, and Josh Murray have one of Toronto’s busiest trios, and have been performing their sketch […]

The Templeton Philharmonic

Troupe of the Day: The Templeton Philharmonic


The Templeton Philharmonic are two of Toronto’s most theatrical troupes, and they’re today’s Troupe of the Day! Their sketch is surreal; silliness with a serious face, sometimes even interpretive dance. The Templeton Philharmonic (Gwynne Phillips […]

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Troupe of the Day: Ladystache


Ladystache is today’s Troupe of the Day! Allison Hogg and Stephanie Tolev make up one of Toronto’s favourite troupes–as evidenced by their being nominated for a 2013 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Sketch Troupe, being last year’s winners […]

Bri-Ko

Troupe of the Day: Bri-Ko


Today’s Troupe of the Day is Bri-Ko, and they’re guaranteed to be like nothing you’ve seen before! Unless you’ve had the please of seeing them before, of course. Even if you have, you’ve certainly never […]

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Jape: Sherlock Holmes and the Adventures of the Ejaculate Narrator


Long time TOsketchfest alumni, Jape, have ventured onto the silver computer-sized screen with their first sketch short film! Produced by John Gape, a Toronto artist collective whose mandate is to showcase comedic talent through creating […]

Cupid Players

Troupe of the Day: The Cupid Players


Nope, it’s not Valentine’s day, but we’ve got some love for Chicago’s comedy cherubs, The Cupid Players! These guys are huge in Chicago, having been around for eleven years and still going strong. They’re also […]

The Weaker Vessels

Troupe of the Day: The Weaker Vessels


Today’s Troupe of the Day is the Weaker Vessels! One of Toronto’s most off-kilter troupes, these four guys and a gal always manage to rein in their inherent madness with strong characters and absurd concepts […]