Shanghai Comedy & Karaoke: Snow Tire Celebration Day! Fri. Nov. 16 | Comedy @ 9, Karaoke @ 11, Rave to follow | Tickets @ door/online

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Join us this Friday, November the 16th, 2018 for our monthly edition of Comedy, Karaoke and quality fortune cookies (brought to you by Wings^tm).

Edit: This month we celebrate the discovery of Snow Tires and all snow related paraphernalia (sp?)! From Boots (single most important buy in the capital,IMdoubleHO) to goggles (you crazy communist cyclists!)!

Show starts @9 Punto m.
Karaoke @ 11 (23:00hr).
24 hour rave to follow.
$10 @ door. $7 online. Proceeds to Charity(PC). -> Click above for Tickets!
Dumplings.

Run-on sentence/paragraphs aside this month features a wide range of Ottawa’s comedic and vocal talents all while raising moolah($) for charity. This month’s charity is the Easter Seals foundation as we help fellow human, Steven p.Dangle, raise $for children with disabilities across Canada in order to help improve them with their independence and self esteem, more details here (to update link to more user friendly link): https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/mobile/mobileTeamPage.aspx?EventID=242591&LangPref=en-CA&TeamID=812212

Mark Normand on having trouble sleeping:
“I could sleep on a gravel path of i had a good childhood.” – he’s on Spotify check ‘immm out

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Speak Up – Improv Comedy Team‎Speak Up: Comedy + Improv & Karaoke Party |Fri. Nov. 9 | Doors @ 7:30 pm | $7

Speak Up - Improv Comedy Team‎Speak Up Comedy + Improv & Karaoke Party

Speak Up: Comedy + Improv + Karaoke
November 9/2018 Doors 7:30 to Midnight
$7
Shanghai Restaurant 651 Somerset Street West

Join your hosts Chelsea Fahey & Deborah Ring

Segments this month will also include Matt Barrow!

With a long form improv set by Speak Up (Woody Field McCadden, Lauren Christina Banks, Nick Howe, Maria Corts Puch & Angus Wright)

Speak Up is an Ottawa based Indie Improv team formed in the Summer of 2018. Special thanks to Shanghai Restaurant for providing us the space to play & party and the support from The Improv Embassy where we all met!

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Speak Up: Comedy + Improv + Karaoke Party | Fri., Oct. 12 @ 7:30 PM door, 8 PM show

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Speak Up: The Party Show + Karaoke
Friday, October 12, 2018
Doors 7:30 Show 8:00
$7 Shanghai Restaurant 651 Somerset Street West

Hosts: Chelsea Fahey & Deborah Ring

Join Maria Corts Puch, Lauren Christina Banks, Woody Field McCadden, Nick Howe, and Angus Wright for a night of comedy, sketch and improv!

Then join Rich Hilborn a.k.a DJ Best-DJ-Ever for some KARAOKE!!!

Special thank you to: Mabe, Edward, & Don Kwan for hosting our party in their second home Shanghai Restaurant. We appreciate the love and support!

Big thanks to The Improv Embassy, Ottawa’s best theatre company for learning Improv, Sketch and now Stand Up! You can do this too, they can show you how!

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Shanghai Nights: 3 year anniversary Show/oke/arty | 9 pm | July 20, Aug. 24 & Sept 7 | Comedy & Karaoke | Tickets

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Tell people more about the event:

Who? Comedians, Musicians and You!
What? An intimate evening of weird loose comedy, beautiful live music, and passionate karaoke.
Why? Running an independent comedy show for 3 years at the institution that is Shanghai Restaurant. Celebrations are to be had.
Where? The city or the institution?
How? Dedication, loose morals and removed ego.

Show starts @ 9 pm.
Karaoke @ 11 pm until close or when Don starts playing the educational videos.

Cost: $10 – (psst -> $7 online … shhh https://shanghainights3year.bpt.me)

Proceeds go to Charity. (A personal thank you and give back to society.)
Lineup is filled with some of my favourite acts from the past years and a special musical guest – dogs/cats/ferret people are all welcome, just not their pets or kids (we tried that once… wasn’t the good weird.)

Tickets available soon.
So some Tragically Hip in the meantime:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1yq5Lt2yMs
(SFW heads up there’s Canadian Boobies) RIP and TY.

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The Speak Up: Improvised Stand Up, Storytelling, Indie Improv + July 19, 26 & Aug. 2 – 8:00 pm start

standup improv at the shang

The Speak Up

open mic – improvised stand up – storytelling – indie duo teams – improv teams – and more

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July 19, 2018 (OTHER DATES: July 26 and August 2)

Your Host: Woody Field McCadden

Featuring:

The Speak Up: Sign up at the door to be selected to do 2-3 mins of improvised stand up about topics submitted by the audience. Topics may include current events, opinions, or ANYTHING! Names will be drawn to determine who participates.

Stand Up by: TBD
Dianne Skoll

Special performance by: Judy Reid

Judy will perform a segment of her hit Ottawa Fringe show HOW TO GET OVER A GUY IN 723 DAYS (AND OTHER USEFUL THINGS I LEARNED FROM AFGHANISTAN, THE DILDO DORY GRILL, AND PTSD)

The HMU: Sign up at the door to be selected at random to perform a 2-3 minute improvised duo with suggestions from the audience. Choose from a hat, or ask the audience for a suggestion.

And featuring: The Speak Up House Team! Jesse Henne, Maria Corts Puch, Woody Field McCadden, Nick Howe, Angus Wright & Lauren Christina Banks returns!

LGBTQIA + BIPOC strongly encouraged

to request a future spot email angusbydesign@gmail.com
Subject: The Speak Up
Date:

$10 – PWYC spots available

Proceeds to go to: https://www.gofundme.com/2qgyk5nr&rcid=r01-153023109186-a7fb6bc8291c4caf&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_w

Interested in door/tech? please contact angusbydesign@gmail.com
Producer: Angus Wright

As producer, I would like to acknowledge that these performances are taking place on unceded Algonquin territory.
To learn more, visit: http://www.canadashistory.ca/explore/politics-law/algonquin-territory

Artwork By: Dani Alon

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Shanghai Nights 3rd Annual Cinco De One Day In Mayo Show! Fri. May 4, 8 PM, then Karaoke @ 11 PM, Tickets online/door

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Shanghai Nights 3rd Annual Cinco De One Day In Mayo Show!

Occupy the c h a i r s y los table(o)s this upcoming Friday, Cinco De Quattro (En: May 4) for our 3rd edition of Cinco De Mayo Comedy Cookies and Karaoke!

Stacked lineup.

Bountiful Art.

Accessible entrances.

Comedy @ 9
Karaoke @ 1115 (or so)

Tickets online $5 – > Door = A blue plastic bill or 2 rice wraps w/ peanut sauce.

Dumplings to diiiigest for.

A woman is sitting at her recently deceased husband’s funeral. A man leans in to her and asks, “Do you mind if I say a word?”.

“No, go right ahead”, the woman replies.

The man stands, clears his throat, says “Plethora”, and sits back down.

“Thanks”, the woman says, “that means a lot”.
~
AM34

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Shang Comedy – TakeOver Edition! Hagel & Haddad celebrate Tartan | Fri. Apr. 6 @ 9pm | Tickets | …Karaoke @ 10:45 pm

Shang Comedy April 6 TakeOver Dedition

Join us Friday April 6 for special National Tartan Day edition of Shanghai Night’s Quality Comedy Cookies and Karaoke as local myth buster’s Hagel and Haddad takeover for one night!

SHOWS @ 9
‘Oke @ 1045 pm
DOORS= $7 online – 10 @ Door – https://shanghaiqualitycomedy.bpt.me/ <- This is the online!
FOOD-> $11 General Tao + Shanghai Staile Pad Thai
Kick ass animal ART by Sabine Modder Art

HOST– David Haddad
Ben Hagel
Jake Brown
Aggie Winsom
Andrew Wambolt (with Ben?)
Mike Bombay
FEATURE– Kennedy Ryan

Get the dumplings!

“If you do not try new things occasionally, comfort will become your master. “

– Bloc Party