POC: Persons Of Comedy
61 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 2Y9, Canada
Persons of Comedy is a monthly showcase of Canada's ethnic and multi-cultural comedians. Every 2nd Thursday of each month, come and witness the beautiful ethnicity in our country. We are more than a boring acronym! We are people of culture with spice in our food!
Produced by Toronto comedy Legends: Marito Lopez & Big Norm Alconcel. All performers have been featured on CBC, MTV Canada, Just For Laughs, JFL42, The Halifax Comedy Festival & The Winnipeg Comedy Festival.
First show kicks off September 12th live at The Ossington (61 Ossington Avenue,).
Doors open at 8pm. Show starts 8:30pm, SHARP.
Hosted by Hisham Kelati (Just For Laughs New Faces)
Featuring Brandon Ash-Mohammed (Just For Laughs Homegrown) & Hoodo Hersi (Just For Laughs Homegrown, Winnipeg Comedy Festival.)
Co-headlined by Marito Lopez (Just For Laughs, CBC's Gary & His Demons) and Big Norm Alconcel (Kevin Hart's LOL Network)
Musical Performance by Ricky Balboa
Tickets are only $10 ($15 at the door) with a portion of proceeds going to support The Native Women's Resource Centre of Toronto (NWRCT): a community-based organization dedicated to providing resources and support to urban Indigenous women and their families. NWRCT delivers culturally relevant programs and services that empower and build the collective capacity and self-sufficiency of Indigenous women.