Comedy Cares 2023


Join us on April 5th at the Rivoli for the 2023 edition of Comedy Cares, partnering comedians and charities to raise money for worthy causes! Doors open at 7 PM, and the show starts at 7:30.


$20 online

$30 at the door

Show run time: 90 minutes


Starring Allyson June Smith (Just For Laughs, Comedy Now!) and hosted by Vong Show, official spokesperson for gay, super cute Asians.

Featuring special performance by Jon DePaola.

Full comedian lineup to be announced shortly.


This year's charitable recipient is Daily Bread Food Bank! A portion of all tickets sold will be donated directly to Daily Bread Food Bank as a cash donation.

Also please consider bringing a non-perishable food item to the show, where we will have a food collection bin set up. Here is the list of most needed food items:

- peanut butter

- pasta

- canned fruit

- canned soup

- rice

- oatmeal

- canned stew/chili

- beans (lentils, chick peas, kidney beans)

- canned fish (tuna in water)

- 100% fruit juices

- canned vegetables (tomatoes, corn, peas)

- baby food

- baby formula

Past charity recipients include National Post's Raise-a-Reader program and Learning Enrichment Foundation, with over $100,000 donated from funds raised at Comedy Cares.


Rivoli is a fully accessible space for audience members. Street-level entry with accessible restroom between bar and backroom.

Comedy Cares 2023

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