Archives for July 2013

Serious Business

By Maggie Rich A lot more laughter has been spilling from Vancouver Island restaurants and bars lately, as business owners offer up their establishments to local comedians. It’s proven a win-win: Comedians' careers are launched, customers love the entertainment, and the bars and restaurants fill. Stand-up comedy on Vancouver Island has its roots in Victoria -- namely, the comedy bar Hecklers. But lately -- maybe it's all the rainy weather, maybe it's just the way laughter works -- it's … [Read more...]