Fast, Fierce, Fresh. Not Oasis delivers quick wit, snappy punch lines and a heart-healthy helping of pop-culture references. Our sketches vary from grounded relatable scenes to material that pushes the envelope, making our audience members go whaaaaaaaaaaaaat?? while breaking out into laughter. Let us bring you into our bizarre and fun world of comedy-- you might just feel at home!
Not Oasis is an award-winning sketch comedy troupe from Toronto, Canada. Following the success of their 2016 revue We Can’t Even Even (The Second City Training Centre Toronto), Not Oasis won NOW Magazine’s Critic’s Pick and Patron’s Pick with their hit sold-out sketch revue Alone in This Together at the 2017 Toronto Fringe Festival. Their 2018 Ottawa Fringe Festival debut Canada 151 was a smash hit with audiences. Most recently, Not Oasis won “Best in Venue” at the 2019 Hamilton Fringe Festival for their latest sketch revue We’ve Come From Away (Toronto), earning rave reviews all around:
“Crisply executed.” – Hamilton Spectator
“Fresh, creative concepts… This hour of comedy is an endlessly enjoyable one” – View Magazine
“What a Fringe play as produced by the Mirvishes would feel like!” – Raise the Hammer
With their uniquely diverse point of view, Not Oasis brings fresh and fast-paced sketches to life, delighting audiences across North America in Chicago, Toronto, Seattle and Philadelphia’s Sketch Festivals. Follow their adventures online @not_oasis!