Folk Tales

“Auntie, we’re bored. Will you tell us a story?” “Of course! Gather round, children.” “Yay!” “Everyone comfy? Okay then… the year was 2020. It was the year that changed everything. The year that half the world’s human population was wiped out. The year that saw every animal on the endangered species list begin to thrive […]

Glad Day Lit Emergency Fund Helping Toronto’s LGBTQ Artist Community

Toronto comedian and Glad Day Bookshop employee Jade Niles-Craig stopped by the BS News blog to share an important cause and great opportunity to support artists in Toronto’s LGBTQ community. For those of you who don’t know, Glad Day Bookshop, which was recently forced to close as a safety precaution during the COVID-19 pandemic, is […]

Coping with Quarantine: A List of Canadian Comedy Albums

As announced here, Black Sheep Comedy has put our events on hold for the time being. We are very aware, however, that Canada can do with a bit of laughter, now more than ever. Also, comedians who have had their gigs cancelled for the foreseeable future would greatly benefit from the support of fellow Canadians. […]

Quarantined On A Cruise Ship by Leonard Chan

Today we have the super talented and recently quarantined comedian Leonard Chan visiting to relay his recent experience being quarantined on a cruise ship during COVID-19, holy hell! ~~~ So I went on a cruise. For the record, we tried to cancel this thing, but we would have lost 100% of the monies, so we […]

Another Announcement from Black Sheep Comedy Re: COVID-19

Due to the current climate (COVID-19), Black Sheep Comedy has made the difficult decision to suspend all remaining scheduled shows in the month of March. This is not a decision that came lightly for us, as we realize that event cancellations across the city are financially hammering both performers and the service/hospitality industry. For this […]