Business For Beards Strong In New Brunswick

New Brunswick’s men are getting a little hairier this month, as gents all over the world undertake the ritual of transforming from fresh-faced on Nov. 1 to moustache-clad by Nov. 30, all in the name of men’s health. But beyond…
Comedian Darrin Rose Riffs On Family

Canadian comedian Darrin Rose is on a unique kind of mission: to prove his worthiness as a comedian to his father and his brother. It is not that there is any lingering resentment on his family’s part. It is more…
Comedian Jeff Dunham Returns To Moncton

When it comes to ventriloquism, few do it better than comedian Jeff Dunham. Not only have his television specials been among the most highly rated in the history of Comedy Central, his DVD sales have reached an astounding seven millions…
Bill Burr Grateful For A Career In Comedy

Having first gained notoriety for his recurring role on the second season of Dave Chappelle’s show, stand-up comedian Bill Burr has built a rather impressive career for himself over the last decade. In addition to being an alumnus of the…
Fubuki Daiko Brings Art Of Taiko Drumming To Sackville

The Mount Allison Performing Arts Series hosts a performance of thunderous proportions Tuesday night when it welcomes the Winnipeg-based taiko drum ensemble Fubuki Daiko (translated, their group name means “Blizzard Drums”). Their live show encompasses martial arts, choreography, athleticism, meditation…
Bob Saget: Not So Clean-Cut

Forget everything that you think you know about comedian and actor Bob Saget. This includes the fact that Saget starred on more than 190 episodes of the popular television series Full House and hosted America’s Funniest Home Videos for eight years from 1989 to…
Debra DiGiovanni Gets Set For First Headlining Tour

The pressure is on for Toronto comedian Debra DiGiovanni – as if being a featured panelist on The Comedy Network’s Match Game, a frequent guest on CBC Radio’s The Debaters or a contributor to MuchMusic’s Video On Trial series wasn’t quite enough. And, of course,…