Caverns and Comedians nominated for Now Magazine's Reader's Choice Award

Caverns and Comedians has been nominated for Now Magazine's Reader's Choice Award for Best Podcast. Now Magazine is a local Toronto arts and culture magazine and this will be a big chance for us to get acknowledged by an audience outside our usual circles. Thanks to everyone who helped nominate us.

Now we need your help again. Voting for the award opens Thursday, July 20th at 5pm EST and we need every vote we can get to stand-out. Please follow the link below to vote and now might also be an extra great time to tell a friend about us. 

https://nowtoronto.com/readers-choice-2017#/gallery/?category=1026728

Perfect Match 2nd Annual Fringe Edition

On June 17th at 8:30 PM at The Social Capital Theatre Perfect Match with include 8 characters from 8 upcoming Toronto Fringe Shows. Get a small sample of their shows and then vote to pair them off for improv scenes. 

Cast:
-Zohaib Khan
as The Fawn from And Then It Happened... (sketch)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/and-then-it-happened

-Kimberley Wells
as Raymonde Chandebise from A Flea in Her Ear (comedy play)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/flea-her-ear

Kat Fogler
Adult Peter Pan from Alone in This Together (sketch)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/alone-together

St Stella
as Lysistrata from Lysistrata (burlesque play)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/lysistrata

Samantha Chaulk
as Bride from Dear Uncle Wish (play)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/dear-uncle-wish

Ryan Hughes
as Todd from Welcome to the Bunker! (comedy play)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/welcome-bunker

Jennifer McKinely
as Al from Operation SUNshine (play)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/events?query=Operation+SUNshine

Ada Balon
as Alexandra Russian Ultra-sound Tech from Singing to my Left Kidney (solo comedy)
https://fringetoronto.com/festivals/fringe/event/singing-my-left-kidney

Hosted by: Maddox Campbell

Perfect Match Double Show Weekend!

On Friday, Perfect Match will appear as part of $12 Two Free Pint Comedy Show. Four improvisers from past shows will return in costume and in character and do a long-form montage set. If you don't know what the means, it just a more specific way of saying "funny improv great time for all!"

Cast:
Maddox Campbell as McGruff the Crime Dog
Chelsea Larkin as Carmela Soprano
Martha Stortz as Jessica Lovejoy
Jordan Kennedy as Anana

Show is 9:30pm at The Social Capital Theatre. $12 includes two beers or $5 for just admission.

On Saturday, its the Perfect Match proper. Eight characters in Four pairs chosen by the audience.

Cast:
Matt Nadeau as Marty Huggins from The Campaign (film)
Quentin Matheson as Frank Underwood from House of Cards (TV)
Shohana Sharmin as Mindy Kaling (comedian)
Michael Mongiardi as Clippy – Microsoft Office (software)
Sean Tabares as Sub-Zero from Mortal Kombat (video game)
Kevin Matviw as Dominic Toretto from The Fast and The Furious (film)
Alicia Douglas as Infectious Lass from the Legion of Substitute Heroes (comics)
Anne Goad as Julia Child from Julie & Julia (film)
Hosted by: Maddox Campbell

Saturday at The Social Capital Theatre 8:30pm, $5 at the door.
 

Perfect Match back at Twelve Dollar Comedy

On February 24th, Perfect Match will be visiting Twelve Dollar Two Free Pint Comedy Show at The Social Capital Theatre at 9:30pm. Come watch us perform a longform improv set in costume and in character. Pay twelve dollars and get two free beers with your ticket to the show. Our cast will be:

Maddox Campbell as Lt. Cdr Data from Star Trek TNG
Martha Stortz as Jessica Lovejoy from The Simpsons
Jeff Clark as Lord Varys from Game of Thrones
Cassie Barradas as Chad Kroeger  from Nickleback

Hope to see you there! 154 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

A Very Caverns Christmas

A special episode on Caverns and Comedians will be released on December 25th. It's a little longer and a little different, but a lot of fun. We hope you'll join us or at least listen with head phones in as your parents drive you to visit your extended family. Happy Holidays! Find it in iTunes, your favourite podcatcher or on this site!

Perfect Match visits Twelve Dollar Two Free Pints Comedy Show

The Social Capital's weekly Friday improv show has booked 4 Perfect Match performers to perform 15 minutes of long-form improv in costume and in character.

Maddox Campbell as Megaman (Megaman video games)
Kat Letwin as Ellen Ripley (Alien films)
Mark Shyzer as Alfred Hitchcock (director)
Scott Thrower as Santa Claus (folklore)

Join us Friday December 16th 9:30PM at The Social Capital. Tickets are $12 and include two pints of beer with you ticket or $5 without beer.

Toronto Fringe - Dan's Inferno

Maddox will be stage managing Dan's Inferno at the Toronto Fringe from June 30th to July 10th. It is sketch comedy behemoths Fratwurst's play that updates and parodies Dante's Inferno. It's got Heaven, Hell, and Magic Toilets. We have 7 different showtimes and you can find all the specific info on the Fringe site here: 
http://fringetoronto.com/fringe-festival/shows/dans-inferno/

Perfect Match at a new time.

Starting in July, Perfect Match will be shifting to 8:30pm. This is a new policy the venue is start to stagger the shows in its two theatres. Means we'll start a little later, but means it should be way easier to get to the bar to buy a drink before the show, so it's mostly a win. 

This won't effect the run time of the show which will still be about an hour, a little longer normally. 

Periodically Visits!

In a push to promote Caverns and Comedians coming out this Sunday, over the last month Maddox Campbell made two visits and Kyle Scott made one to Scott Thrower's Periodically podcast. Check out those appearances through the links below or just subscribe to Periodically on iTunes.

http://periodically.libsyn.com/cosmopolitan-oct-2012-men-women-and-zooey-deschanel
http://periodically.libsyn.com/periodically-roleplaying-diversity-and-the-thinking-gamer
http://periodically.libsyn.com/national-enquirer-who-really-killed-the-kennedys

Caverns & Comedians has a release date!

Our new podcast, Caverns & Comedians will release its first episode on May 1st, releasing ne episodes bi-weekly after that. This podcast was created by Kyle Scott and Maddox Campbell. It a take on the D&D podcast format that edges closer to being a radio play, with almost all of the out-of-character table talk edited out. For more info:

http://kicksandgigglesentertainment.com/cavernsandcomedians/

"Binge Watching You Sleep" Opens Friday (and then happens again Saturday)!

The sketch revue "Binge Watching You Sleep" which is a co-production between Kick and Giggles and Daisy Productions is opening this Friday at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. If you want tickets in advance, click the link below. If you'd rather just show up, you can get tickets at the door if there are any left. But then you're taking chances, you rebel.

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2473192