Cowichan Performing Arts Centre presents

I Am Woman, Hear Me Laff

Get ready for another incredible night of sizzling, fastpaced humour and wit. Join emcee Jan Bannister, Syd Bosel, Nic Enright Morin and headliner Debra DiGiovanni (4-time CANADIAN COMEDY Award-winner and finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing) for an extravaganza of all things wacky, whimsical and womanly.

Bring the girlfriends, bring the men, and get a shot of comedy that will have everyone howling with laughter.

About Debra DiGiovanni:

Comedian Debra DiGiovanni is a 4 time Canadian Comedy Award winner and has been called the “Best Comedian to see after a Messy Break Up.” She was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, star of Match Game on The Comedy Network, and her comedy special “Single Awkward Female” can be seen on Netflix in the US. Debra is regular at all the comedy festivals, and clubs across the country. Her comedy has a sharp edge while maintaining a playful, happy air, and her charm lies in her unflinching honesty, and rapid-fire delivery. Debra recently shot her second comedy special which will be premiering in 2018 on CraveTV.

About Jan Bannister:

Janice Bannister is a comedy favourite with her wild and whacky style and her quirky honesty about the world around her. A former Psychiatric Nurse, Janice has been on the comedy scene for 15+ years. She likes to combine her “scientific nerd side” with her “giving the bird side”. Her comedy and customized Laughter Wellness performances have been featured in the Vancouver Sun Business section, W Network, CTV, and CBC. She has performed for Vancouver International Comedy Festival, Vancouver Fringe Fest, and numerous club dates across Canada, US and recently in Costa Rica.

About Nic Enright-Morin:

Funny woman Nic Enright-Morin, is not only a renowned stand-up comedian and founding member of the Vancouver comedy production house and Amusings Comedy, but regularly cracks up audiences during her tours across the province and within the UK.

About Syd Bosel:

An observer of parenthood and her aging body, Vancouver's Syd Bosel came in 2nd in the 2017, “BC’s Funniest Female” Competition. She’s performed in “The Mother of All Comedy Shows”, Lafflines and Yuk Yuk’s, has co-produced and headlined in “Life is Funny…. Still” and presented her comedic stories for “The Flame”.

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