Haroldfest, Toronto’s only longform improv festival. It’s returning for the second year with performances and workshops by top improvisers at Comedy Bar, Cahoots Theatre and The Social Capital Theatre. Haroldfest is proud to have CBC Comedy as its sponsor.
Haroldfest, named for the time-honoured improv structure, will bring world class performers including Armando Diaz (Magnet Theatre), Big Grande (Upright Citizens Brigade), and STRIKE (The Assembly) to their stages. As well as Toronto Fringe favourites Moonstruck, Sex T-Rex, and Ashley with a Y.
Toronto’s best improv troupes will also appear at Haroldfest. Including The Sufferettes (Becky Johnson and Kayla Lorette), 2 MAN No-SHOW (Ken Hall and Isaac Kessler), Big in Japan (Adam Cawley, Sean Tabares, Sarah Hillier, Kevin Thom, and Ken Hall), S&P (Isaac Kessler, Cameron Algie, Kevin Whalen and Matt Folliott), Jibber Jabbar, Orson Whales, Grim Diesel, Pepperoni Pizza Cats, and TallboyzIIMen.
Audiences will see the best comedians from across North America. Including the stars and writers of shows including Baroness Von Sketch Show,Cupcake & Dino, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, People of Earth, Workin’ Moms, Because News and more.
Haroldfest will also include workshops by Armando Diaz, Jan Caruana, Isaac Kessler, and Adam Cawley.