Lafflines Comedy Club

Inside The Historic Columbia Theatre

The Columbia, home of LAFFLINES COMEDY CLUB (est. 1988)  

Lori Ferguson Ford
Apr
19
9:00 PM21:00

Lori Ferguson Ford

Doors open for food and drink service 1 hour before showtime.

Lori has been a professional stand-up comic for over 20 years. She began her love for comedy in 1988. A bit of a fairytale beginning…while working as a waitress, one of her regulars offered to sponsor her dream of stand- up comedy as a career. Soon after Lori was voted B.C.’s Funniest New Comic and four years later B.C.’s Funniest Woman. Lori has toured all over Canada and the United States, she has graced the stages of Yuk Yuk’s, The Improv, The Laugh Factory and the Comedy Store…just to mention a few. Lori has also made television appearances on CTV, CBC, WTN and The Comedy Network, as well as CBC Radio’s Madly Off In All Directions.

Eventbrite - Lori Ferguson Ford - April 19/20
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Lori Ferguson Ford
Apr
20
8:00 PM20:00

Lori Ferguson Ford

Doors open for food and drink service 1 hour before showtime.

Lori has been a professional stand-up comic for over 20 years. She began her love for comedy in 1988. A bit of a fairytale beginning…while working as a waitress, one of her regulars offered to sponsor her dream of stand- up comedy as a career. Soon after Lori was voted B.C.’s Funniest New Comic and four years later B.C.’s Funniest Woman. Lori has toured all over Canada and the United States, she has graced the stages of Yuk Yuk’s, The Improv, The Laugh Factory and the Comedy Store…just to mention a few. Lori has also made television appearances on CTV, CBC, WTN and The Comedy Network, as well as CBC Radio’s Madly Off In All Directions.

Eventbrite - Lori Ferguson Ford - April 19/20
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Jay Hollingsworth
Apr
26
9:00 PM21:00

Jay Hollingsworth

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

"Big Irish" Jay Hollingsworth is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer and producer. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, Jay set out to the east coast and honed his craft on the stages of Boston, Massachusetts. His "charmingly brutal" style has earned him first place in the March Comedy Madness Competition, The Best of Boston and he was a finalist in the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition, as well as many more-- Jay is a regular performer and writer on All Def Digital-- as well as notable appearances on some of the country's top podcasts such as "About Last Night," Robert Kelly's "You Know What Dude," Greg Fitzsimmons "Fitzdog Radio" and Doug Benson's "Doug Loves Movies" and "Benson Interruption" - Jay has made his mark as a comic's comic.

From his many appearances on All Def Digital, The Podaholics Comedy Network, music videos and various stand-up clips, Jay has been viewed over 80 million times on YouTube.

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Jay Hollingsworth
Apr
27
8:00 PM20:00

Jay Hollingsworth

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

"Big Irish" Jay Hollingsworth is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer and producer. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, Jay set out to the east coast and honed his craft on the stages of Boston, Massachusetts. His "charmingly brutal" style has earned him first place in the March Comedy Madness Competition, The Best of Boston and he was a finalist in the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition, as well as many more-- Jay is a regular performer and writer on All Def Digital-- as well as notable appearances on some of the country's top podcasts such as "About Last Night," Robert Kelly's "You Know What Dude," Greg Fitzsimmons "Fitzdog Radio" and Doug Benson's "Doug Loves Movies" and "Benson Interruption" - Jay has made his mark as a comic's comic.

From his many appearances on All Def Digital, The Podaholics Comedy Network, music videos and various stand-up clips, Jay has been viewed over 80 million times on YouTube.

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Byron Bertram
May
3
9:00 PM21:00

Byron Bertram

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Like bird flu on international flight, Byron Bertram travels well. His innate talent for voice and accents mixed with a confident vulnerability have taken him across the world and established him internationally as one of the top Canadian Comics working today.

He has worked on stage with the likes of Zach Galifianakis, Flight of the Concords, and Eddie Izzard; was a hit with the judges on Brits Got Talent, has been seen on ABC’s Once Upon a Time, Dirk Gently’s, Riverdale, and heard regularly on Sirius XM.

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Byron Bertram
May
4
8:00 PM20:00

Byron Bertram

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Like bird flu on international flight, Byron Bertram travels well. His innate talent for voice and accents mixed with a confident vulnerability have taken him across the world and established him internationally as one of the top Canadian Comics working today.

He has worked on stage with the likes of Zach Galifianakis, Flight of the Concords, and Eddie Izzard; was a hit with the judges on Brits Got Talent, has been seen on ABC’s Once Upon a Time, Dirk Gently’s, Riverdale, and heard regularly on Sirius XM.

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Kyle Ploof
May
10
9:00 PM21:00

Kyle Ploof

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Kyle Ploof is one of the hardest working comedians in the country. Jumping into the Boston scene, Kyle quickly gained attention and was crowned “Best New Comic” by winning 2007's “Last Comic Laughing” Contest, as well as 104.1 WBCN & Going.com’s “Boston’s Best Stand-Up” Contest. 

By age 19, Kyle was a regular at all of the clubs in and around Boston. Since then, he has gone on to be featured in the Original Las Vegas Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival and the New York Comedy Expo. 

In 2008, Kyle co-created and produced a series of live music and comedy shows called “Lyrics & Laughs”– which focused on showcasing the best underground talent in the city. These shows set attendance and profit records in some of the best indie venues in Boston. 

Kyle’s podcast, “The Ploof is in the Pudding,” showcases a different guest each week, and has been described as “simple, in-depth, funny.” 

Now living in Los Angeles, you can see Kyle performing at several venues across the city.

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Kyle Ploof
May
11
8:00 PM20:00

Kyle Ploof

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Kyle Ploof is one of the hardest working comedians in the country. Jumping into the Boston scene, Kyle quickly gained attention and was crowned “Best New Comic” by winning 2007's “Last Comic Laughing” Contest, as well as 104.1 WBCN & Going.com’s “Boston’s Best Stand-Up” Contest. 

By age 19, Kyle was a regular at all of the clubs in and around Boston. Since then, he has gone on to be featured in the Original Las Vegas Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival and the New York Comedy Expo. 

In 2008, Kyle co-created and produced a series of live music and comedy shows called “Lyrics & Laughs”– which focused on showcasing the best underground talent in the city. These shows set attendance and profit records in some of the best indie venues in Boston. 

Kyle’s podcast, “The Ploof is in the Pudding,” showcases a different guest each week, and has been described as “simple, in-depth, funny.” 

Now living in Los Angeles, you can see Kyle performing at several venues across the city.

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Billy Anderson
May
17
9:00 PM21:00

Billy Anderson

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

LA based comedian Billy Anderson moved to the West Coast from his home state of Georgia in 2012 to become a comedian and, due to no longer being surrounded by fountains of deep-fried sweet tea, almost immediately lost over 100 pounds. With his new slimmer physique and bi-coastal point of view, he went on to perform in all 50 states in only 48 days on just his first tour. His act can be heard on Audible and SiriusXM, and in 2017 he made his television premiere on Fox’s “Laughs”. Billy released his debut comedy special “America’s Sweetheart” in 2018 through Amazon Prime, with clips from the special receiving over four million views on social media. In addition to his own comedy, Billy hosts The Gateway Show, which tours internationally.

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Billy Anderson
May
18
8:00 PM20:00

Billy Anderson

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

LA based comedian Billy Anderson moved to the West Coast from his home state of Georgia in 2012 to become a comedian and, due to no longer being surrounded by fountains of deep-fried sweet tea, almost immediately lost over 100 pounds. With his new slimmer physique and bi-coastal point of view, he went on to perform in all 50 states in only 48 days on just his first tour. His act can be heard on Audible and SiriusXM, and in 2017 he made his television premiere on Fox’s “Laughs”. Billy released his debut comedy special “America’s Sweetheart” in 2018 through Amazon Prime, with clips from the special receiving over four million views on social media. In addition to his own comedy, Billy hosts The Gateway Show, which tours internationally.

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Andrew Rivers
May
24
9:00 PM21:00

Andrew Rivers

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Andrew’s very personal and fun storytelling comedy, combined with his exemplary work ethic has earned him high praise from some of the best comedians in the business. Andrew is a regular opener for Christopher Titus and has toured across North America and Europe with Steve Hofstetter.

Aside from his television appearances on NBC & FOX, Andrew was featured in the popular “Truth or Drink” webseries from Buzzfeed and his DryBar Comedy Special has over 10 million views on facebook.

Check out more at www.andrewjrivers.com

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Andrew Rivers
May
25
8:00 PM20:00

Andrew Rivers

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Andrew’s very personal and fun storytelling comedy, combined with his exemplary work ethic has earned him high praise from some of the best comedians in the business. Andrew is a regular opener for Christopher Titus and has toured across North America and Europe with Steve Hofstetter.

Aside from his television appearances on NBC & FOX, Andrew was featured in the popular “Truth or Drink” webseries from Buzzfeed and his DryBar Comedy Special has over 10 million views on facebook.

Check out more at www.andrewjrivers.com

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Brent Pella
May
31
9:00 PM21:00

Brent Pella

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Brent Pella is a stand-up comedian who can be seen in nearly every corner of the internet, including his recent comedy videos "Eminem Disses Everything" and "Why You Shouldn't Fly Spirit Airlines" which combined for a digital thumbprint of more than 50 million views. His work has been featured on MTV, Funny or Die, WorldStar HipHop, Unilad, 9Gag, The Chive and more. Brent's high-energy comedy is inspired by his experiences growing up with a single mother, becoming a role model to his younger sister, and his many failed relationship attempts. Brent was featured on MTV's hit series "Greatest Party Stories Ever," currently tours colleges and comedy clubs across the US and Canada, and has also performed in Amsterdam, Australia, Mexico, London and Paris.

Brent continues to produce his own comedy videos for regular release on his youtube channel (YouTube.com/BrentPella) - check out more of Brent on Instagram: @BrentPella.

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Brent Pella
Jun
1
8:00 PM20:00

Brent Pella

Doors open for food and drink service one hour before showtime.

Brent Pella is a stand-up comedian who can be seen in nearly every corner of the internet, including his recent comedy videos "Eminem Disses Everything" and "Why You Shouldn't Fly Spirit Airlines" which combined for a digital thumbprint of more than 50 million views. His work has been featured on MTV, Funny or Die, WorldStar HipHop, Unilad, 9Gag, The Chive and more. Brent's high-energy comedy is inspired by his experiences growing up with a single mother, becoming a role model to his younger sister, and his many failed relationship attempts. Brent was featured on MTV's hit series "Greatest Party Stories Ever," currently tours colleges and comedy clubs across the US and Canada, and has also performed in Amsterdam, Australia, Mexico, London and Paris.

Brent continues to produce his own comedy videos for regular release on his youtube channel (YouTube.com/BrentPella) - check out more of Brent on Instagram: @BrentPella.

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Dave Tsonos
Apr
6
8:00 PM20:00

Dave Tsonos

If you want serious comedy David Tsonos is not your man. His comedy stems from being the youngest of five boys, babysitting his nephews and his cat. He has appeared at the Vancouver Comedy Festival…

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Dave Tsonos
Apr
5
9:00 PM21:00

Dave Tsonos

If you want serious comedy David Tsonos is not your man. His comedy stems from being the youngest of five boys, babysitting his nephews and his cat. He has appeared at the Vancouver Comedy Festival…

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