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Kirsten sits on a couch, in mid conversation, facing her unhealthy aloe plant which sits on top of a side table.

Five Sketch Comedy Videos You Need To See

Five Must-See Sketch Comedy Videos from Kirsten Rasmussen, Avan Neo, and more!

A blue and white graphic that reads "Screen Time Edition. March 24 -28". The words "The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival" are in an illustrated film reel.

TOsketchfest21 Lineup Announcement

The Lineup Announcement for TOsketchfest21 is here! Over 100 titles from around the world

Andrea smiles from her perch at the Stage Manager's booth at TOsketchfest. The TOsketchfest logo and the hashtag #SketchFestThrowback are on top of the photo.

Sketchfest Throwback: Andrea Miller

Festival stalwart stage manager Andrea Miller shares her memories of the final days of last year’s TOsketchfest, and details her phenomenal pivot into a Zoom Ninja.

Five comedians pose in front of Comedy Bar entrance. The TOsketchfest logo and the hashtag #SketchFestThrowBack are laid on top

Sketchfest Throwback: Rachel Strauss-Muniz

Rachel Strauss-Muniz of Room 28 made it from NYC to Canada and back just before the borders were closed. What does she remember from TOsketchfest2020? A comedy loving city that accepted her with open arms!

Ajahnis Charley performing on stage wearing a brown wig and glasses, hands up as if shrugging. TOsketchfest logo and text on image that says "#SketchFestThrowBack"

Sketchfest Throwback: Ajahnis Charley

Reminisce about TOsketchfest2020 with Ajahnis Charley, last year’s Producers’ Pick Award winner!

#SketchfestThrowback: Tom Hearn

What has Tom Hearn been up to during the pandy? We checked in with him to talk about the wild ride of our 2020 festival and his upcoming appearance in the 2021 Screen Time Edition…

Sketch Comedy Project Fund

2021 Sketch Comedy Project Fund

Applications are now open for the 7th Annual Sketch Comedy Project Fund!

WATCH: TOsketchfest20 Best of the Fest Award Show

WATCH NOW: The 2020 Best of the Fest Award Show – Winners Announced!

TOsketchfest21 – The Toronot Sketch Comedy Festival – Online

TOsketchfest21 – Same Festival, Different Look

Submissions are now CLOSED for TOsketchfest21 – Screen Time Edition!

Todd Houseman as Robert Lepage. He wears a suit and is making a sarcastic facial expression

5 Sketch Shorts You May Have Missed

Comedians have shown that their creativity cannot be contained, so now we share five sketch comedy shorts you might have missed!

A Note from The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival

A Note from The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival

We deeply regret and apologize for not doing better, sooner. This will change. Here’s how.

UNTITLED BLACK SKETCH PROJECT

THE SKETCH COMEDY PROJECT FUND – 2020 RECIPIENT

The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival is proud to announce the 2020 recipients of The Sketch Comedy Project Fund.

Live (Podcasts) from TOsketchfest!

Revisit some hilarious podcasts and television shows recorded live at TOsketchfest

The 2020 TOsketchfest Film Fest presented by CBC

FilmFest Nominees

8 comedy shorts short-listed for the TOsketchfest Film Festival’s Outstanding Comedy Short presented by CBC!

Photo of Ophira Calof teaching workshop

Accessibility in Comedy Info Sheet

TOsketchfest19 hosted an info session about Accessibility in Comedy at Crow’s Theatre – and here are the notes!

The Laughing Drum Live – Now Online!

 

The Laughing Drum – recorded live at TOsketchfest19 – are online now!

Toronto’s Sketch Comedy in April

We have compiled five sketch comedy and variety shows that you should check out in April.

The Best of the Fest Award Show

The 2019 Best of the Fest Award Show

The Best of the Fest Award show at TOsketchfest19!

The 2019 TOsketchfest Film Fest

Outstanding Comedy Short Award Nominees

Check out the 8 finalists in the running for the 2019 Outstanding Comedy Short from this year’s 3rd annual TOsketchfest Film Festival.

Merry Munsch Pyjama Party!

Add some TOsketchfest to your March Break with the Merry Munsch Pyjama Party!