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#FlashbackFriday Highlights from the epic Vancouver Improv Fight Club showdown at @cafedeuxsoleils between Meet The Myers and Alchatrav! Thanks everyone for joining us every Tuesday for Commercial Drive Comedy! #HardcoreHilarity!


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Next up at @cafedeuxsoleils: Improv X Sketch on June 26 featuring @distressedcomedy!

We're excited to team up with @poetanduknowit, @travistyinthemaking, @kwasi_thomas, @annahisbasmadjian and @julianaldem for the show, and invite you to enjoy the action! Fun starts at 8 pm!


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Like a diamond the size of a cantaloupe, tonight's Ask Me Anything Improv was absolutely priceless!

Thanks very much everyone for joining us at @cafedeuxsoleils for Hot Improv Tuesdays! Together we met Tiny Colossus, venturesr deep into the heart of Metrotown, and discovered reverse Stockholm Syndrome! Thanks to Jenna for being our Cake & Conversation special guest!

And the fun isn't done! Join us tomorrow night at @riotheatre for Improv Against Humanity!


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The first heat wave of summer is upon us! Escape with a cold drink on @cafedeuxsoleils' patio, named one of the best on The Drive by @dailyhivevancouver and @dishedvancouver, then stick around for Ask Me Anything Improv tonight at 8 pm!

Tickets just $7 or $5 for students!


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Big smiles and big laughs coming your way June 19 at @cafedeuxsoleils! Join us for Ask Me Anything Improv featuring

@iamdanielchai
@alex_j_parra
@silentbearparty
@terribletia
@jffcpr
Mathew Simmons

Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8 pm, and fun all night long!


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Next up at Hot Improv Tuesdays: Ask Me Anything on June 19 featuring special guest YOU! We're looking for an interesting audience member to join us onstage at @cafedeuxsoleils for our new segment, Cake & Conversations!

Plus your favourite improv games and another round of AMAI! Fun starts at 8 pm!


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Hot show with a hot cast for a hot crowd at @cafedeuxsoleils! So happy with how @thefictionals Vancouver Improv Fight Club went tonight!

Thanks @genghis__krahn, @allisonmelech, Jeff Wolverton, @edwardswillow, @silentbearparty, @ferngullysun, @infinitylimes, @kiaraevanceypants, @vancityscotty and @laurenmcgibbon for the big laughs, and to @shawnmajoractor, @RebeccaSigrist, @tjradcliffe_poetc, @shinynerdcessity, @thecaptainpicard, @0ceanmind, @commwinds and so many more friends for their loving support.

Feeling very lucky. Thanks everyone! ❤️


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Ding! Ding! Ding! Thanks very much everyone for packing out @cafedeuxsoleils tonight for Vancouver Improv Fight Club between Orcadorks and Show Ponies! So much fun running the Iditarod, exploring the Pantheon of Actor Gods, and winning Iron Chef!

We're back next week with Ask Me Anything Improv with special guest YOU! Come laugh your way through the last Tuesday of spring!


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Here comes a new challenger! We're excited to welcome @laurenmcgibbon from @vantheatresports as a special guest for tonight's Vancouver Improv Fight Club!

What challenges will she provide for the two teams? Join us at @cafedeuxsoleils at 8 pm to find out! #HardcoreHilarity


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The sound of laughter is a beautiful thing! Join the comedy chorus on June 12 at @cafedeuxsoleils with Hot Improv Tuesdays! Onstage to tickle your funny bone are:

@iamdanielchai
@genghis__krahn
@allisonmelech
@edwardswillow
Jeff Wolverton
@infinitylimes
@ferngullysun
@silentbearparty
@vancityscotty
@kiaraevanceypants

Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8 pm! Every week is brand new, so come on down!


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Post nap Wednesdays at #cafedeuxsoleils #applestarlearning We love chilling here and having some snacks after a long outdoor play day.


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Next up at @cafedeuxsoleils Comedy on June 12: Vancouver Improv Fight Club featuring the Orcadorks! This ocean-faring powerhouse is made up of Jeff Wolverton, @allisonmelech, @jordan.krahn.5, and @edwardswillow, and they're hungry for VIFC Gold!

Join us for #HardcoreHilarity starting at 8 pm!


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Thanks everyone for joining us at @cafedeuxsoleils for our Joyful June kickoff, Pop-Up Comedy Jam! So much fun kayaking in False Creek, making the perfect pizza, and LARPing with the Black Eyed Peas! Much love to @alexbironcomedy for the great stand-up sets!

We're back next Tuesday with Vancouver Improv Fight Club featuring Orcadorks! Show up for the showdown!


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LIVE! @francishenson & @joshuajobmusic Fri, June, 8, 9pm, $5 cover!


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Pop-Up Comedy Jam at @cafedeuxsoleils: laughs so good they stop passersby on @commerciald! Come join the fun!

Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8 pm! Tickets just $7 or $5 for students!


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Kickoff a joyful June with laughs at @cafedeuxsoleils! Pop-Up Comedy Jam on June 5 features a hilarious cast including:

@iamdanielchai
@raelynncarson
@silentbearparty
@ferngullysun
@terribletia
@tunjitl
@alexbironcomedy

The Improv & Stand-Up Mashup starts at 8 pm!


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This is tonight. Tonight is Friday. Tonight will be awesome. Be like tonight and be awesome. Doors at 7pm. @cafedeuxsoleils with @jaketouzel #livemusic #friday #cafedeuxsoleils #comercialdrive #singersongwriters #vancouver #comeonecomeall


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My mom and I at #openmic night @cafedeuxsoleils. I hope to sing on stage there soon! Swipe through to hear 🎶 by talented #Vancouver musicians like @themakersboy.


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Next up at Hot Improv Tuesdays: Pop-Up Comedy Jam on June 5 featuring Alex Biron!

@alexbironcomedy is honest and captivating. He uses a combination of one liners, stories, and impressions to describe life in the place he was born. Alex also runs some numerous rooms around Metro Vancouver including “Notice Me” in East Van, “Double Down” in North Van, and the popular Monday Open Mic at The Kino on Cambie. Don’t be surprised if you are pulled into the show during one of Alex’s sets.

We can’t wait to be inspired by Alex’s stand-up for our Best of Both Worlds set, and we invite you to join the action too! 8 pm start at @cafedeuxsoleils!


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"6 Figures" at @cafedeuxsoleils tonight ... entry by donaysh!
#6figuresband #jazz #livemusic #cafedeuxsoleils
@arthurdelahooke


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Afternoon cider stop on Commercial Drive. Happy hour with lime and cranberry in a semi-sweet apple Rebellion cider at Cafe Deux Soleils! #cafedeuxsoleils #cider #vancouver #commercialdrive #thedrive #rebellion #howlingmoon #cidery #okanagan #bc #travel #travelwriter


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Thanks everyone for packing out @cafedeuxsoleils for Improv X Poetry! So much fun climbing to the top of the Eiffel Tower, learning about the love life of spiders, and exploring Gastown with Ron! Much love to our special guests @skonen_blades, @angelicapoversky and @rcweslowski for the great poems, and to Leon Anderson from @brokegravy for joining the action!

We're back next Tuesday with Pop-Up Comedy Jam with stand-up from @alexbironcomedy! Come on down!


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Recently I’ve been going through a lot of inner turmoil & I must admit that after acknowledging, accepting, & allowing myself to feel the shitty feels & really wallow in that shit💩
I’m actually grateful for swimming in shit because without the downs I wouldn’t recognize nor appreciate the ups✨
From dancing my face off at the first @manupvancouver official warehouse party @eastsideflea , to conversation with one of my fav humans @justjilling , to @vegexpo & beach with my baby, to reggae night at @republic958 , to the love shack where irredecent humans are at @nathantaylored 👊🏾, to spoken word @cafedeuxsoleils for community & powerful poetry, to @fortunesound because I don’t stop💃🧘🏾‍♂️🕺🧘🏾‍♀️, back to @republic_selfie , & back to shackattack.........needless to say I haven’t gone home yet🤫
It’s Tues @celebrities_van what’s good??😈


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...to grasp hold and mold what i cannot change into an armour of which i am not afraid (the last 10 seconds)
#poem #poet #slampoem #slampoetry #cafedeuxsoleils #poetrycommunity


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Part 1 of last night ✨Marathon
#poem #poet #slampoem #slampoetry #cafedeuxsoleils #poetrycommunity


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Happy Bike to Work Week, everyone! There's lots of bike parking at @cafedeuxsoleils and nearby on Commercial Drive, so cycle down for Hot Improv Tuesdays tonight at 8 pm! 🚲

We're close to the Skytrain, right off the Number 20, and street parking is also available! So however you get around, come on down!


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☀️Start this upcoming Saturday morning at @aphroditesorganiccafe enjoying the BEST vegan muffins & pies in town, and expanding your colour palette with this framed beauty and some other lovelies 😉The abundance of glowing sunshine, full bloomed flowers, peace, open hearts and uplifting energy is finally here as we move into June💕💕💕
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🌸“Open glow”( 12” x 12” framed print, $100)
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More alive and open than ever before
May our seeds of love continue to blossom
and our vibrant pedals flow tenderly
Wherever and however we may grow
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✨Original (30” x 30”, acrylic paint & ink on canvas) is for sale now @cafedeuxsoleils. DM me if interested :)


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Rhyming is risky! That's why we're glad to have wordsmiths @skonen_blades, @angelicapoversky and @rcweslowski guide us tomorrow night at @cafedeuxsoleils during Improv X Poetry!

Words In Motion starts at 8 pm!


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Stumbled upon this cool little spot last night. #dj #bar #cafedeuxsoleils #commercialdrive #yvr


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#ImprovFamily Unite! We're excited to welcome Leon Anderson from Portland's @brokegravy to Hot Improv Tuesdays on May 29!

Leon Anderson likes to talk about himself in the third person, he also likes to improvise. He has been performing improv comedy since 2003 in various forms, solidifying his improv training at the Second City Conservatory in Hollywood.

Leon brought his love affair with Improv to Portland, OR, performing regularly with Broke Gravy, whom have been featured in many festivals around North America, including Vancouver International Improv Festival and Black and Funny Improv Festival. Leon has a fun, animated and physical style, which is always anchored in reality and relationship.

Come give Leon a Northern Welcome at @cafedeuxsoleils on Tuesday! Fun starts at 8 pm!


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Wrap up your Marvelous May with a funny night out with friends! Join us for Hot Improv Tuesdays on May 29 at @cafedeuxsoleils with

@iamdanielchai
@silentbearparty
@ferngullysun
Leon Anderson
@terribletia
@tunjitl
@skonen_blades
@angelicapoversky
@rcweslowski

Improv X Poetry starts at 8 pm!


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Our third special guest for Improv X Poetry at @cafedeuxsoleils on May 29 is the talented RC Weslowski!

@rcweslowski is the 2016 Sheri-D Wilson Golden Beret award winner for excellence and innovation in spoken word. He’s a 2 time World Cup of Poetry Slam Finalist, A Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Champion, A Canadian Festival of Spoken Word Haiku Champion, A CFSW Underground Indie Champion, A CFSW Team Slam Champion, an NPS Haiku Death Match Runner Up, an NPS Team Slam Finalist and COACH of the 2014 Vancouver Youth Slam Team national champions.

RC is also a spoken word workshop facilitator and has been part of the faculty at the Banff Centre Spoken Word Program and led workshops at the Tucson Poetry Festival, Winnipeg Spoken Word Festival, The Victoria Spoken Word Festival, The Canadian Festival of Spoken Word and Hullabaloo: The BC Youth Poetry Slam Championships. He is the founder of Mashed Poetics - A night of Spoken Word and Music Mash Up as well as the creator of two one-person theatre shows: 2011’s The Wet Dream Catcher and 2013’s The Cruelest Phone Book in the World.

Join us for Words In Motion!


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#TBT to Pop-Up Comedy Jam with special guest @kingedhill! Thanks again to everyone who joined us for an epic Improv + Stand-Up Mashup at @cafedeuxsoleils!


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Also joining us for Improv X Poetry at @cafedeuxsoleils on May 29 is special guest Angelica Poversky!

@angelicapoversky is a spoken word poet, media and performing artist, and an arts programmer residing in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her work deals with exploring what it means to be human, imagination and the slipperiness of reality. Angelica has been named to Vancouver’s Top 24 under 24, a TD Scholar, Richmond’s 30 under 30 and a Richmond Arts Award Winner.

Her performance poetry has propelled her to perform at the 2017 UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial, National Culture Days and The Top 25 under 25 Canadian Environmentalists Awards, CHIMO Voices against Violence Against Women Conference and over many other events and festivals. Other notable performances include Word Vancouver, The Vancouver Sustainability Conference and The Vancouver Earth Day Parade.

Come have fun at Words In Motion!


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Improv X Poetry at @cafedeuxsoleils on May 29 welcomes special guest Duncan Shields!

@skonen_blades is a two-time Vancouver Haiku Champion, the winner of the 2010 IWPS Haiku Championship, a two-time Vancouver Nerd Slam Champion, a competitor in the final CBC Poetry Face Off, member of the 2013 and 2014 Vancouver Poetry Slam teams, and the only poet to complete the Century Challenge twice. He was the Vancouver poetry Slam Master for four and a half years and he originated and maintained the Vancouver Poetry Slam YouTube channel. He has blue eyes, is a libra, likes bland burritos and he’s happy to be here.

Join us for Words In Motion!


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Like Wonder Woman battling Stay Puft, tonight's Show & Tell Improv was an exciting spectacle!

Thanks very much to everyone who joined us at @cafedeuxsoleils! Together we met the Magical Little Toaster, found love on Bumble, and survived the Zombie outbreak of 2030!

We're back next Tuesday with Improv X Poetry with special guests @skonen_blades, @angelicapoversky and @rcweslowski! Come on down for Words In Motion!


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The patio is open at @cafedeuxsoleils, and @thefictionals are serving up laughs tonight with @clairemariepollock, @terribletia, @silentbearparty, Dan Willows, @infinitylimes, and @bradley.duffy!

Hot Improv Tuesdays starts at 8 pm!


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Comedy on Commercial Drive tonight at @cafedeuxsoleils! Join us for Show & Tell Improv starting at 8 pm! Storytelling, games, and more!


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Laughing with a friend is the best kind of laughing there is. 😃❤️ Hope everyone is having a lovely long weekend! Come laugh with us tomorrow night at @cafedeuxsoleils!


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Need a laugh break in your week? Then join us every Tuesday at @cafedeuxsoleils for a variety of fun comedy shows! Come enjoy Show & Tell Improv on May 22 with:

@iamdanielchai
@clairemariepollock
@terribletia
@vancityscotty
@silentbearparty
Dan Willows
@infinitylimes
@bradley.duffy

Doors at 7:30 pm, show at 8 pm! Tickets $7 or $5 for students!


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We're riding into @riotheatre on June 20 for Improv Against Humanity: Maple Madness! Learn more about our pre-Canada Day celebration by joining our new Facebook event - link in bio! 📷 @zemekissphoto


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Next up at @cafedeuxsoleils Comedy: Show & Tell on Tuesday, May 22! Our improvisers will share stories about their treasured keepsakes to inspire our scenes! Plus we'll need your interesting items too!

Doors at 7:30 pm, Show at 8 pm!


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Thanks everyone for packing out @cafedeuxsoleils for Ask Me Anything Improv! We had a fantastic time riding around Vancouver on a party bus, exploring the Paris caverns, and filming ET 2: Homecoming! Much love to @fairlith of @geekenders for sharing the world of burlesque with us!

And the fun isn't done! Join us for Improv Against Humanity tomorrow night at @riotheatre!


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Nothing quite like the pages of a book turning in the wind. In the sun. By a flower. 🌸📖
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#ilovebooks #bookstagram #cafe #cafedeuxsoleils #tuesdaynights


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Keep the laughs going tonight at @cafedeuxsoleils! Join us for Ask Me Anything Improv starting at 8 pm with @iamdanielchai, @vancityscotty, @clairemariepollock, @silentbearparty, @ferngullysun, @jffcpr, @duanekeogh, and special guest @fairlith of @geekenders!

Tickets $7 or $5 for students, plus lots of cool drinks on tap!


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We love the chalkboard art made by the pint-size Picassos at @cafedeuxsoleils! That's why we gifted some new chalk to the cafe and the creative children!

Next time you're on The Drive, stop by to draw something yourself! #MondayMotivation


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Full house ! @bboundariesband at @cafedeuxsoleils 💃🏻🌟
Thanks to @karysayana for the picture and to all the people that had fun with us last night. We love you 😘 .
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#livemusic #music #fullhouse #vancouver #cumbia #vallenato #selena #texmex #queen #mexico #colombia #valledupar #vancitybuzz #cafedeuxsoleils #commercialdrive #canada #singer #accordion


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Action! Drama! Comedy! Get it all at Hot Improv Tuesdays at @cafedeuxsoleils on May 15 with:

@iamdanielchai
@vancityscotty
@clairemariepollock
@silentbearparty
@ferngullysun
@jffcpr
@duanekeogh
@fairlith of @geekenders

Laughs start at 8 pm!


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💠NOW ON SALE @cafedeuxsoleils: “Peering Over The Edge” (30” x 24”, original acrylic paint & ink on canvas) 👉🏻👉🏻👉🏻Take this groovy baby home for ⭐️$800 ⭐️ DM for more details🙂 .
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And stoked to see @thefictionals improv show there this Tuesday evening🙌🏻 anyone else going? 😉


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#TBT to when Vancouver board game designer @jay.cormier stopped by @cafedeuxsoleils for some #ParkPlaceEmpire action! Here he is playing "This Town Ain't Big Enough for the 2-4 of Us" with an audience member after the show!


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Ask Me Anything Improv returns to @cafedeuxsoleils on May 15! This month's special guest is Nerdlesque Queen Fairlith Harvey!

Come learn about @fairlith's work with @geekenders, Star Wars Burlesque and Slumber Here! Plus we'll be performing some of your favourite improv games and a Q&A Comedy set!

Fun starts at 8 pm!


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Like a majestic dolphin swimming in the ocean, tonight's Vancouver Improv Fight Club was a breathtaking sight!

Thanks everyone for joining us at @cafedeuxsoleils tonight for our #HardcoreHilarity showdown between Alchatrav and Meet The Myers! Together we cheered on the Accountant Olympics, celebrated mothers with Marie-France, and partied Pitt Meadows style!

We're back next Tuesday with Ask Me Anything Improv with special guest @fairlith of @geekenders! Come on down for Q&A Comedy!


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If it’s a #mondaymood #vancouverpoetryslam is where I am✍🏾🗣️👂🏾🧠💡🗯️💘🤯👏🏾
Every week I’m immersed in sadness, happiness, anger, & laughter✨I’m able to resonate/relate, contemplate, reminisce, learn something new, put myself in someone else’s shoes, pay homage to someone else’s story, & be in absolute awe of such talent & bravery✊🏾Grateful to #fangirl such a beautiful community🙇🏾‍♂️🙏🏾🙇🏾‍♀️ @cafedeuxsoleils 😘
🤳📸: @spreadl0ve_ 💐


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We're back on The Drive at Commercial & 5! Find us at @cafedeuxsoleils at 2096 Commercial Drive tonight and every Tuesday for a variety of kickass comedy shows!

Doors at 7:30 pm, fun starts at 8 pm!


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Hope you're looking forward to tonight's event as much as we are! We've got some great questions, cool prizes, and even buttons you can buy... .
#littlequeerlibrary #outontheshelves #lgbtqtrivia #cafedeuxsoleils


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Touch gloves and come out swinging! Vancouver Improv Fight Club takes over @cafedeuxsoleils on Tuesday May 10 with:

Meet The Myers
@instagrahammyers @mik.myers

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@vancityscotty
@raych.kent
@silentbearparty
@infinitylimes

Referee: @iamdanielchai

Doors at 730 pm, #HardcoreHilarity at 8 pm! Show up for the showdown!


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Next up at @cafedeuxsoleils Comedy: Vancouver Improv Fight Club on May 10! Featuring @instagrahammyers and @mik.myers aka Meet The Myers!

Mutual weirdness and relationship-inspired storytelling collide when Meet the Myers hits the stage. The comedy duo from @sstimprov in Port Coquitlam have been performing together since 2014. The duo has played in the Seattle International Improv Festival, at the Upfront Theatre in Bellingham, in the Winnipeg International Improv Festival, and all over the Lower Mainland.

Come enjoy this dynamic duo from the Tri-Cities! #HardcoreHilarity starts at 8 pm!


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#TBT to the last VIFC showdown at @cafedeuxsoleils on April 10 featuring our special guests @thequadcomedy and @ritmojel! Thanks everyone for coming out to enjoy the #HardcoreHilarity!


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Thanks everyone for joining us at @cafedeuxsoleils for Pop-Up Comedy Jam tonight! Together we flew with the flamingos, made some lemonade, and saved the environment with the Lab Technicians! High fives to @kingedhill for the great stand-up set!

We're back next Tuesday with Vancouver Improv Fight Club featuring @instagrahammyers and @mik.myers aka Meet The Myers! Come on down for #HardcoreHilarity!


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The Improv & Stand-Up Mashup takes over @cafedeuxsoleils tonight at 8 pm! Join us for Pop-Up Comedy Jam with @iamdanielchai, @silentbearparty, @vancityscotty, @racqcity5, @raych.kent, @jffcpr, @dad_joke_dulla and @kingedhill serving up laughs!

Doors at 7:30 pm, tickets just $7 or $5 for students!


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🤩OooEEE my artwork is hangin at 3 Vancouver hot spots right now!!! 🌈Added some colourful art to the walls @wallflowervancouver tonight 💃🏻 Newly framed art prints & paintings are for sale there for the month of May! Original paintings also up @cafedeuxsoleils & @ilovechickpea 😎🙏🏻✌🏻Pay these hotties a visit for some tasty food & juicy art 🔥


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