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Just for Laughs: The Guide to the World’s Largest Comedy Festival

Prepare to laugh your heart out! Just for Laughs (Just pour rire), the largest comedy festival in the world, is a comedy extravaganza that takes place in the vibrant city of Montreal, Canada.

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10 Best Comedy Movies of All Time

If you're on the hunt for movies that promise plenty of laughter, you're in for a treat. Prepare to embark on a journey through the top 10 funniest comedy movies of all time.

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10 Richest Stand-up Comedians in the World

Sometimes, comedians become incredibly popular, becoming household names and earning large fortunes. Who are the richest stand-up comedians and how did they make their fortunes?

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Origins of Vaudeville

Vaudeville was a type of theatre that developed in France in the late 1800s that is very similar to a variety show. It was very popular throughout Canada and the United States until the 1930s.

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Differences between French and American Humour

One question we sometimes receive from patrons at our comedy shows is an inquiry to the differences between French and American humor. Let’s take a look at the major differences.

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Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television: A Bit of Comedy History

Carlin’s most famous bit of comedy was titled “Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television.” This skit was first recorded in...

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Comedy Classics: “Who’s on First”

Abbott & Costello were a very popular American comedy duo. The pair, comprised of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, first began working together in New York City in the 1930s.

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The 10 Best Comedy Clubs in North America

While you can find amazing comedy shows in Montreal, there is always something exciting about visiting a new club. With that in mind, here is Comedyville’s rankings of the 10 best comedy clubs...

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Who Is the Oldest Stand-Up Comic?

There are many excellent stand-up comics that are fairly up in age. It may surprise you to realize that Jerry Seinfeld is more than 68 years old and Joan Rivers performed up until her death at 81.

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History of Improvisational Comedy

Improvisational Comedy, or Improv for short, has increasingly gained a following over the past few decades. This style embraces spontaneity and can bring about roaring laughs.