Oct
21
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred @ R Bar

No Sponsors! No Cover! No Jokes Barred!

Saint John's first underground comedy show for brave comedians and audience members who can handle non-corporate comedy.

This is a "Pay What You Can" show ... bring your pay stubs as proof of income.

Hosted by: Jon Forward

Featuring:
Andre Echanique, Nick Cameron, Jon Nesbitt, Thane Fawkes, John Skov-Nielsen, Joe Butler, Ethan Gaunce, Tyson Ardo and Tevor Muxworthy.


The "scare away the regulars" music starts at 8:30. Showtime 9pm.

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No Jokes Barred Deluxe feat Marty D
Oct
6
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred Deluxe feat Marty D

Uncensored. Unsponsored. Unforgettable.

"Deluxe" means experienced local comics doing longer sets. Bonus: No VLTs or karaoke and fewer insane drunk people (off stage). Get ready for an extra dose of No Jokes Barred comedy!

Host: Shane Ogden

Featuring: Chris Hovey, Mark Harnett and Jon Forward

Headliner: Marty D

$7 cover charge includes entry into the comedy show (9-11) and into the main room for the band (TBA) starting at 10:30.

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No Jokes Barred @ R Bar
Sep
16
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred @ R Bar

No Sponsors! No Cover! No Jokes Barred!

Saint John's first underground comedy show for brave comedians and audience members who can handle non-corporate comedy.

This is a "Pay What You Can" show ... bring your pay stubs as proof of income.

Hosted by: Jon Forward

Featuring:
Matt Keenan, Joe Butler, Mary Green, Pete Breau, Brian Godsoe, Jason Hamilton and Sabrina Harnish.


The "scare away the regulars" music starts at 8:30. Showtime 9pm.

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No Jokes Barred Deluxe feat Jon Forward
Sep
1
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred Deluxe feat Jon Forward

Uncensored. Unsponsored. Unforgettable.

"Deluxe" means experienced local comics doing longer sets. Bonus: No VLTs or karaoke and fewer insane drunk people (off stage). Get ready for an extra dose of No Jokes Barred comedy!

Host: Brian Godsoe

Featuring: Sam Laidman, Arif Hussain and James Hovey

Headliner: Jon Forward

$7 cover charge includes entry into the comedy show (9-11) and into the main room for the band (TBA) starting at 10:30.

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KEENonLAUGHTER IV - Splude and Forward!
Aug
30
7:00 PM19:00

KEENonLAUGHTER IV - Splude and Forward!

Comedy returns to The Hampton Golf Course with KEENonLAUGHTER number 4. This time, we have a special treat, it's a coheadlined show, that means 2 headliners!! Drake Tobias will be taking over on hosting duties, and we have another powerhouse lineup. As usual, it is a 'pay what you want' show, and it's adult themed content. Consider yourself warned!

HEADLINERS

Mark Splude & Jon Forward

FEATURING
Matt Keenan
James Hovey
Trevor Muxworthy

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Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)
Aug
26
9:00 PM21:00

Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)

Jon Forward’s darkly funny “Honey Garlic” story-telling show is all about the things most people would rather keep to themselves. It’s hard to dwell on old traumas when you can use them to make strangers laugh instead. Family, alcohol, death, drugs, porn, police and chicken wings.

$10 at the door (multi show passes available)

5 shows over 5 nights

FundyFringeFestival.com

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Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)
Aug
25
8:00 PM20:00

Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)

Jon Forward’s darkly funny “Honey Garlic” story-telling show is all about the things most people would rather keep to themselves. It’s hard to dwell on old traumas when you can use them to make strangers laugh instead. Family, alcohol, death, drugs, porn, police and chicken wings.

$10 at the door (multi show passes available)

5 shows over 5 nights

FundyFringeFestival.com

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Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)
Aug
24
6:30 PM18:30

Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)

Jon Forward’s darkly funny “Honey Garlic” story-telling show is all about the things most people would rather keep to themselves. It’s hard to dwell on old traumas when you can use them to make strangers laugh instead. Family, alcohol, death, drugs, porn, police and chicken wings.

$10 at the door (multi show passes available)

5 shows over 5 nights

FundyFringeFestival.com

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Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)
Aug
23
5:00 PM17:00

Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)

Jon Forward’s darkly funny “Honey Garlic” story-telling show is all about the things most people would rather keep to themselves. It’s hard to dwell on old traumas when you can use them to make strangers laugh instead. Family, alcohol, death, drugs, porn, police and chicken wings.

$10 at the door (multi show passes available)

5 shows over 5 nights

FundyFringeFestival.com

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Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)
Aug
22
9:30 PM21:30

Honey Garlic (Fundy Fringe Festival)

Jon Forward’s darkly funny “Honey Garlic” story-telling show is all about the things most people would rather keep to themselves. It’s hard to dwell on old traumas when you can use them to make strangers laugh instead. Family, alcohol, death, drugs, porn, police and chicken wings.

$10 at the door (multi show passes available)

5 shows over 5 nights

FundyFringeFestival.com

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Aug
19
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred @ R Bar

No Sponsors! No Cover! No Jokes Barred!

Saint John's first underground comedy show for brave comedians and audience members who can handle non-corporate comedy.

This is a "Pay What You Can" show ... bring your pay stubs as proof of income.

Hosted by: Jon Forward

Featuring:
John Skov-Nielsen, Dan Ger Theriault, Shand, Chris Hovey, Drake Tobias, Mark Splude, James Hovey, and Arif Hussain


The "scare away the regulars" music starts at 8:30. Showtime 9pm.

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Sunday Laughternoons: Roast Battle Round #1
Aug
13
4:00 PM16:00

Sunday Laughternoons: Roast Battle Round #1

Come on down to McGill's on the Market Square Boardwalk to catch Part 1 of the Qualifying rounds!

ROASTING WE WILL HAVE:

Mark Splude - Arif Hussain
Matt Keenan - Trevor Muxworthy
Ian Estey - Sam Laidman
Joe Butler - Drake Tobias

Judging, we will have: Jon Forward, Jaymee Splude, and Matt Richardson on MC duty/tie-breaker judge.

The show will also feature regular performances by: Shand, John Skov-Nielsen, Travis Boyce and Dan Ger Theriault!

Come on down and check out a great show full of great insults! It is a pay what you can show, with a suggested donation of $5.

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No Jokes Barred Deluxe feat Brittany Campbell
Aug
5
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred Deluxe feat Brittany Campbell

Uncensored. Unsponsored. Unforgettable.

"Deluxe" means experienced local comics doing longer sets. Bonus: No VLTs or karaoke and fewer insane drunk people (off stage). Get ready for an extra dose of No Jokes Barred comedy!

Host: ???

Featuring: Steve Fudge and Matt Keenan

Headliner: Brittany Campbell

$7 cover charge includes entry into the comedy show (9-11) and into the main room for the band (TBA) starting at 10:30.

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No Jokes Barred @ R Bar
Jul
15
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred @ R Bar

No Sponsors! No Cover! No Jokes Barred!

Saint John's first underground comedy show for brave comedians and audience members who can handle non-corporate comedy.

This is a "Pay What You Can" show ... bring your pay stubs as proof of income.

Hosted by: Jon Forward

Featuring:
Marty D, Ethan Gaunce, Shane Ogden, Simon Greenough, Ian Estey, Eric Chaisson, and Sam Laidman.


The "scare away the regulars" music starts at 8:30. Showtime 9pm.

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No Jokes Barred - 3 Year Anniversary Show
Jun
17
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred - 3 Year Anniversary Show

No Sponsors! No Cover! No Jokes Barred!

Celebrating 3 years of comedy at the R Bar


Saint John's first underground comedy show for brave comedians and audience members who can handle non-corporate comedy.

This is a "Pay What You Can" show ... bring your pay stubs as proof of income.

Hosted by: Jon Forward

Featuring:
Ken Bolton, Steve Fudge, Travis Boyce, Shane Ogden, Sam Laidman, Brian Godsoe, Arif Hussain and Mark Splude.

The "scare away the regulars" music starts at 8:30. Showtime 9pm.

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No Jokes Barred @ R Bar
May
20
8:30 PM20:30

No Jokes Barred @ R Bar

No Sponsors! No Cover! No Jokes Barred!

Saint John's first underground comedy show for brave comedians and audience members who can handle non-corporate comedy.

This is a "Pay What You Can" show ... bring your pay stubs as proof of income.

Hosted by: Jon Forward

Featuring:
Eric Chaisson, Drake Tobias, Trevor Muxworthy, Matt Keenan, Camille Garceau, Simon Greenough, Ben MacDonald and Joe Butler.


The "scare away the regulars" music starts at 8:30. Showtime 9pm.

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Battle of the Comedians 3
Mar
11
8:00 PM20:00

Battle of the Comedians 3

Live Stand-up Comedy is proud to present The Battle of the Comedians 3. Featuring Jimmy MacKinley, Cory Hartlen and Jon Forward. Hosted by Troy Haines with opening acts by Mark Harnett and Dan McCarthy. $20 advance $25 at the door. Watch as three comedians square off against each other in an epic three round, stand up, showdown where the audience picks the winner.
Adult themed humor 19+. Tickets on sale soon. For the latest informaton on Live Stand-up Comedy shows please subcribe to our news letter at www.livestandupcomedy.ca

Tickets to this event will go fast. Lots of prizes to be won, Got a good joke? Enter our audience member joke off where you could win $50 for telling the best joke. Don't forget to bring some cash for our amazing 50/ 50 draw where you could win hundreds of dollars while helping out a local charity.

Adult themed humor 19+. Advance tickets on sale At the Delta Fredericton M-F 9-4:30. For more information or table reservations of 8 please call 506-470-5550 or leave a message on Facebook or email at troyhaines@gmail.com.Please subscribe to our newsletter at www.livestandupcomedy.ca

Tickets also available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2732783

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The Roast of Jon Forward
Dec
9
8:30 PM20:30

The Roast of Jon Forward

The best and brightest comics in the area unite to destroy a fellow human being and comedian, Jon Forward (Saint John Forward Radio, No Jokes Barred, Blimey! An Englishman in Atlantic Canada, ...)

Featuring: Arif Hussain, Ben MacDonald, Brian Godsoe, "The Reverend" Brian Giles, Dan McCarthy, Ian Estey, Jaymee Splude, Ken Bolton, Mark Splude, Steve Fudge and Travis Boyce.

$5 - Doors at 8:30, Show at 9:00

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A Comedy Christmas Collaboration for the North End Food Bank
Nov
26
9:00 PM21:00

A Comedy Christmas Collaboration for the North End Food Bank

Please join us November 26 at 9pm at Mixers Sports Bar. The North End Food Bank needs cash and food. The food bank services over 1000 adults, as well as 800 children in the north end community, with an average of 20-30 new families a month. I will be hosting a Comedy Christmas Collaboration. This awesome show will showcase some of our best local comedians who are donating their time for this fundraising event. Your talent for the evening will be:
musician Jeff Cook as well as comedians Jimmy MacKinnley, E.J.Tremblay, Steve Fudge, Mark Harnett, Jon Forward, Ian Estey, Ken Bolton, Arif Hussain, Sabrina Harnish, and Mandy-Lynn.
Tickets will be $10 at the door. The food bank will also be accepting cash and food donations (this is in addition to the admission fee).


Any additional questions,or comments, please do not hesitate to call, or to message Mandy-Lynn anytime at (506)721-1317

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Yuk Yuks Halifax: Nick Beaton
Sep
10
8:00 PM20:00

Yuk Yuks Halifax: Nick Beaton

Nick Beaton --- Feature

From a blue collar background, Nick Beaton cuts through the bullshit of an overly bureaucratic society that takes itself way too seriously. Whether it’s done through his opinionated rants, hard hitting jokes, or his disarming "every man" personality Nick Beaton is a favorite wherever he performs.  He has performed on 3 continents, 6 countries, and over 40 cities.

Jon Forward --- Middle

Francois Weber --- MC

UNCENSORED SHOWS. DISCRETION ADVISED.

Tickets $15.66 plus tax

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Yuk Yuks Halifax: Nick Beaton
Sep
9
8:00 PM20:00

Yuk Yuks Halifax: Nick Beaton

Nick Beaton --- Feature

From a blue collar background, Nick Beaton cuts through the bullshit of an overly bureaucratic society that takes itself way too seriously. Whether it’s done through his opinionated rants, hard hitting jokes, or his disarming "every man" personality Nick Beaton is a favorite wherever he performs.  He has performed on 3 continents, 6 countries, and over 40 cities.

Jon Forward --- Middle

Francois Weber --- MC

UNCENSORED SHOWS. DISCRETION ADVISED.

Tickets $15.66 plus tax

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Yuk Yuks Halifax: Nick Beaton
Sep
8
8:00 PM20:00

Yuk Yuks Halifax: Nick Beaton

Nick Beaton --- Feature

From a blue collar background, Nick Beaton cuts through the bullshit of an overly bureaucratic society that takes itself way too seriously. Whether it’s done through his opinionated rants, hard hitting jokes, or his disarming "every man" personality Nick Beaton is a favorite wherever he performs.  He has performed on 3 continents, 6 countries, and over 40 cities.

Jon Forward --- Middle

Francois Weber --- MC

UNCENSORED SHOWS. DISCRETION ADVISED.

Tickets $12.18 plus tax

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Mandy-Lynn presents: Comedy For A Cause
Aug
27
7:00 PM19:00

Mandy-Lynn presents: Comedy For A Cause

TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE NOW: http://www.imperialtheatre.nb.ca/mandy-lynn-presents-comedy-for-a-cause-in-support-of-the-boys-girls-club/
(Book asap as this will sell out!)

Mandy-Lynn presents the first annual Comedy For A Cause. The best in international stand up comedy and local live music to raise desperately needed funds for the Saint John Boys and Girls Club.

Live at the Imperial Theatre (one of Canada's most beautiful and well respected theatres) I guarantee you an evening of laughter and live music. Tickets are just $20 with 100% of the proceeds going to the Boys & Girls Club who do so much to help the kids in our community.

The club really is a good place to be and vital for our community to help those who need it. Offering evening programs, day programs, Friday dances, community events wake-a-thons, advice, counseling and gatherings. The club as well as the staff, and volunteers mean so much to our community.

Therefore we have created this event to raise funds for the club to help in continuing to keep our kids engaged in the wide array of activities, and community events, and hope to see everyone come out for this amazing cause.We have a tremendous show planned for you. Thanks for the continued support.

I have hand picked each entertainer personally and they represent the very best in international talent. The evenings entertainers and are as follows and not in any chronological order:

Mandy-Lynn, Host & Event creator
Matthew Martin, Musician
Shirly McAlary, Deputy Mayor
Marty D, comedian
Mark Harnett, comedian
Jon Forward, comedian
Ben MacDonald, comedian
Darren Elmore, comedian
Ian Estey, comedian
Ken Bolton, comedian
Eric Payne, comedian
Jeff Cook, musician

PLUS... a very special surprise guest comedian (and film star, author, TV presenter, journalist) who has taken Saint John by storm and will be familiar to many of you! A rare chance to catch him performing a brand new set of all new material.

There will be an updated list of sponsors weekly, as well
If you would like to make a donation please contact akbarimandy@gmail.com, or (506)721-1317 thanks!!!!!

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HoveLand the Musical/Best StandUp C
Aug
17
to Aug 21

HoveLand the Musical/Best StandUp C

A showcase of some of the best stand-up comedy Saint John has to offer hosted by HoveLand puls they’re is a music play, which is the most impotent part.  Featuring Mark Splude, Jon Forward, Arif Hussain and Shane Ogden who are cast in this groundbraking stage performance and play, come see what Saint John Comedy is really made of! And Adam Lamdry is a genius of art.

Wed, Aug. 17, 2016 6:45pm — 7:45pm

Thu, Aug. 18, 2016 8:45pm — 9:45pm

Fri, Aug. 19, 2016 10:45pm — 11:45pm

Sat, Aug. 20, 2016 7:45pm — 8:45pm

Sun, Aug. 21, 2016 3:45pm — 4:45pm

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The People's Comedy Night
Jul
9
8:30 PM20:30

The People's Comedy Night

We're bringing some of the best comedians in New Brunswick right to Charlotte County for a night of gut busting laughs and good times! Mark Splude headlining, featuring Travis Boyce, Jon Forward, Keith Chaffey, and hosted by St Stephen's own Brian Godsoe. Tickets are only 10 dollars in advance or 13 dollars at the door. Advance tickets available at People's Pub, The Vinyl Barn or just message Brian Godsoe for delivery to your door!

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Breaing in With Mandy-Lynn
Jul
8
to Jul 9

Breaing in With Mandy-Lynn

BREAKING IN WITH MANDY-LYNN -COMEDY AND MUSIC SHOW! COME ON OUT TO TACO PICA JULY8, 10:00 PM- 12:00
FEATURING COMEDIANS JON FORWARD MARTY-D AS WELL AS MANDY-LYNN
AS WELL AS LIVE MUSIC FROM MARCO MOEINI, SAM DOUGAS, AND SEAN DESMOND
TICKETS ARE $7 AT THE DOOR
PLEASE CALL (506)721-1317 FOR ANY QUESTIONS, OR COMMENTS, WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING EVERYONE!!!!!
fine print.... This my first show and second performance, I am trying to make a name for myself, and have alot of fun! I love garage sales, and am sensitive to dairy!I hope to see everyone!!!!

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