JFL COMEDYPRO is the most important annual global gathering of the biggest players in the comedy world. JFL COMEDYPRO is a four-day event that explores all facets of comedy and takes place in July during the peak industry/media/performer dates of the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. At Just For Laughs, we take humour seriously. Our Festival has become a world-renowned entertainment landmark, recognized for the quality of its content and the professionalism of its staff.
PAST PARTICIPANTS at JFL COMEDYPRO include: Amy Poehler, Andy Samberg, Aziz Ansari, Chelsea Handler, Dave Chappelle, Ellie Kemper, Garry Shandling, Jason Reitman, Judd Apatow, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kevin Hart, Louis CK, Maria Bamford, Mike Myers, Mitch Hurwitz, Paul Feig, Seth Rogen, Steven Levitan, Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX), Master of None (Netflix), Silicon Valley (HBO), Undateable (NBC), Veep (HBO) and much more! 2017 participants will be announced in early May.
*Please note that pass prices are in US dollars. Taxes, Service Fee and Credit Card Processing Fee are included. There are NO additional fees.
The Just For Laughs Festival, presented by Videotron in association with Loto-Québec, is gearing up for its 35th anniversary and this year’s edition will be as funny as ever! The English component of the festival will be running from July 12th – July 30th this year, in order to accommodate our ever-growing programming roster and to make sure that everyone can see every show, without missing a beat. We’re bringing back festival favourites like the Nasty Show, the Ethnic Show, Talk of the Fest, New Faces of Comedy and many others, but expect a slew of new and exciting shows as well. Plus the Off-JFL series and ComedyPRO are back for another year of diverse programming. Stay tuned for show and concert announcements and get ready for our best festival yet.
At Just For Laughs, we take humour seriously. Our Festival has become a world-renowned entertainment landmark, recognized for the quality of its content and the professionalism of its staff. Founder Gilbert Rozon decided to create a comedy extravaganza – a worldwide first – to propagate good humour and bring the gift of laughter to as many people as possible.
Founded in 1983, the Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival is the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy event welcoming on average 1.35 million visitors to Montreal each summer. It includes 200 indoor shows in 25 clubs & theatres over 3 weeks; 15 days of festivities on the outdoor site; 100 hours of television shows produced; and 1,000 free shows on the outdoor stages, including 115 unique shows.
Just For Laughs WEBSITE: www.hahaha.com