Attention adults – #SeriouslyAdult was made for you! This fundraiser series features special showcase events designed for an 18+ audience of adults who are young at heart.
Coming up next in this series is…
Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
Time: 7:00PM – 10:00PM (Doors open at 6:30PM)
Price: $25 per person
Rating: 18A (Suitable for people 18 years of age or older. Alcohol will be present on premises and comedy may include mature themes and/or language.)
Gather a group of friends for an evening of laugh out loud fun and side-splitting humour with live stand-up by great local comedians Outside Joke, Dan Verville, and H.U.N.K.S.! With exciting prizes, a cash bar, and a chance to experience the Children’s Museum’s galleries after dark, everyone will have a chance to tap into their inner child at this event.
For more information about this event, contact Mario Labossiere, Volunteer & Access Coordinator, at (204) 924-4002.
Outside Joke | outsidejokeimprov.com
Outside Joke is an improvisational theatre company with a flair for creating stories woven with improvised songs. Outside Joke brings a playfulness to the stage you’re sure to fall in love with.
(Pictured: Jane Testar & RobYn Slade)
Dan Verville | danverville.ca
Based in Winnipeg, Dan Verville is a comedian, writer and occasional media personality. Born in 1986 and entertaining his family since 1992, he now realizes he is slowly turning into his father. Dan is a regular host at Rumor’s Comedy Club and has been featured on CBC Radio’s Laugh Out Loud,The Winnipeg Comedy Festival, showcased for Just For Laughs and placed in the Top 25 at The World Series of Comedy in Las Vegas in 2013. He’s opened for the likes of Chris D’Elia, Gerry Dee and lots of others who probably don’t remember his name. Dan has been featured on 99.1 Fresh FM, the YouTube crowdfunding countdown show Kicked, Comedy Gamers, Wheeler In The Morning and is the sometimes in-game host for the Manitoba Moose.
H.U.N.K.S. | hunkscomedy.com
H.U.N.K.S. is a sketch comedy troupe from Winnipeg, Canada. Their distinct brand of finely tuned nonsense makes H.U.N.K.S. shows an engaging and unique experience. H.U.N.K.S. have performed sold out shows in festivals across North America including Just For Laughs Northwest, San Francisco Sketchfest, Chicago Sketchfest, and Toronto Sketchfest. At the Winnipeg Fringe Festival, H.U.N.K.S. have received a 5 star review from the Winnipeg Free Press for 2 years straight and a 4 star review from the CBC.
What Am I Supporting?
The Children’s Museum is a registered non-profit children’s charity (#10348 0943 RR0001) that relies on earned revenue, including donations received through our fundraising events, to cover approximately 86% of our operating costs. As such, your support of the Children’s Museum’s #SeriouslyAdult Event Series is extremely meaningful. Proceeds generated will enable the museum to enhance exhibits, create educational programs, and help fund the Free2Play Access Program which provides free museum visits to under-supported children in our community.
Tickets are on sale now and available for purchase while supplies last as follows:
- In Person – At the Children’s Museum’s Admissions Desk
- By Telephone – Call (204) 924-4000
- Online – Via the PayPal link below
- As a museum fundraising event, all #SeriouslyAdult series tickets are non-refundable.
- Online ticket sales and pre-sale discount offers will be in effect until midnight on Thursday, May 11, 2017 or while supplies last.
- Previous events in the #SeriouslyAdult series have sold out – we strongly recommend purchasing tickets in advance to guarantee their availability.
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