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The November 10th edition of Monkey Toast will feature 2 outstanding guests. We’re thrilled to welcome best selling author, Globe and Mail columnist and co-founder of Smart Cookies, Angela Self along with Doug Lieblein, writer and executive producer of Hannah Montana and Life with Boys.
Joining the Monkey Toast Players will be Herbie Barnes, Lisa Merchant, Jan […]
We’re proud to announce that Monkey Toast will do a series of shows in the fall and winter of 2012. All shows wil take place at 8pm at the Comedy Bar.
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After our next show on June 9th, Monkey Toast will take a brief break for the summer before returning in September. But before we go for our tans, we have a great show with wonderful guests and brilliant Monkey Toast Players.
Gemini- nominated Director and Choreographer, Allen Kaeja
Retail Prophet, Doug Stephens
Monkey Toast Players:
Ed. Note - Given Sunday was Mother’s Day, we thought we’d get one of our mothers to write a review of the May 12 show. Luckily, Lauren Ash’s mom, Laurel DeHaan, agreed to do it. Here’s what she had to say:
I’m embarrassed to admit it, but Saturday, May 12th was my first visit to Monkey […]
Written by guest blogger, Michael Jagdeo.
Photos by Carey Ann Photography
I don’t watch late night talk shows.
I find the jokes dull, the interviews mechanic, and the sketches haphazard. Luckily, Monkey Toast has done away with the idea that you need a pantheon of writers to make a show work.
The program consists of three guests interviewed by host Ron […]
by Guest Blogger Kendall Donaldson
As the weather in Toronto gets warmer - the brude of grumpy Torontonians turn nicer, patios start to open and the brude finds themselves looking to do something different on a Saturday night.
This past Saturday was no different, walking out of the apartment with a light coat on, my boyfriend and I […]
Monkey Toast: The Improvised Talk Show will be going Global in 2012! Not only will a UK version of the show be starting in London, but the original Toronto show will be re-launching with a brand new host. More details to come.
Second City Mainstage alumnus and two-time Canadian Comedy Award winner, David Shore, has recently relocated to the UK. David will perform The One-Man Harold over two nights in London. The shows will take place at The Hen & Chickens Theatre on Tuesday 5 July (7:30pm) and Monday 18 July (9:30pm). Tickets are £7.
Developed by Del […]
Monkey Toast returns to the Comedy Bar for one night only, on April 16th, 2011. We’ll be joined by special guests, musical comedian, Mae Martin, from CTV’s Dan For Mayor, Paul Bates, and from Maclean’s Magazine, Andrew Coyne!!
This show’s improvisers: Lisa Merchant, Jan Caruana, Paul Constable, Sandy Jobin-Bevans, Jennifer Goodhue and Kerry Girffin.
Music by Jamie […]