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May 16, 2018

What can I do to help CASC?

Many have been asking how they can help CASC in their day to day lives. Below you will find 10 way you can help push our […]
May 11, 2018

Is it fair?

Assuming we accept that comedy is an important art form (see previous essays), the problems facing stand-up comedians become clear. Canada is a huge country with […]
April 6, 2018

Simply put: Comedy is Art

I wrote this awhile back. With the recent controversy about comedy not being art or ineligible for government funding. I disagree. That is my simple answer. To […]
April 6, 2018

Is it important?

Comedy sometimes feels lesser than other art forms because seriousness and importance are often connected in real life. After all, a house fire takes precedence over […]
March 31, 2018

CBC Day 6 interview

After 33 years, the comedy album of the year category is making its return to the Junos this weekend. It’s a small win in an ongoing battle for Canadian comedians to be […]
March 30, 2018

CASC in Interrobang

Canadian Comedians Beat Americans to the Punch: Form First Association of Stand Up Comics to Lobby for Artist Rights Our next Comedy Records showcase happens Monday […]
March 29, 2018

Is it art?

Stand-up has a respect problem. Those who enjoy it, many other performers and the many who have tried it and failed to understand that it is […]
March 17, 2018

CASC in The Toronto Star

Stand-up comedians take a crack at government funding What’s the difference between a one-person stage play and a stand-up comedian’s performance? The first one is eligible […]
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