Oh My Godzilla

Asiansploitation presents an all-new sketch comedy revue: Oh My Godzilla!

Torontošs only All-Asian sketch comedy troupe celebrates Asian Heritage Month with an all-new revue called Asiansploitation: Oh My Godzilla!

Inspired by Asiašs most famous monster and coinciding with the release of Hollywoodšs newest reboot, Asiansploitation: Oh My Godzilla! explores monsters, relationships, and our evolving urban world. Whether itšs the current mayoral race, creepy Facebook stalker dates, or an unexpected Filipino ghost, Asiansploitation returns its distinctive comedic Œslant to the stage.

Asiansploitation: Oh My Godzilla! also features the troupešs newest members and rising comedic talents: Aldrin Bundoc, Rjay Garcia, Isabel Kanaan and Tiffany Kwan. They join stalwarts James Cheng & Jeff B. Santos in bringing their writing and performing chops to this brou-haha of monstrous proportions. Additional writing provided by Soulpepper and Mirvish actors Byron Abalos and Patrick Kwok Choon. Director Andrew Currie of Second City and Speaker's Corner Devil's Advocates fame, helms the production.

Asiansploitation: Oh My Godzilla!
Date and Times: May 14-17 (8:00 p.m.)
Tickets: May 15-17: $20 (cash only at door) May 14
Preview show tickets: $15 (cash only at door)

Tickets available in advance at www.asiansploitation.com
Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place (Bloor and St. George)
Written and Performed by: Aldrin Bundoc, James Cheng, Rjay Garcia, Isabel Kanaan, Tiffany Kwan, Jeff B. Santos with additional writing by Byron Abalos and Patrick Kwok-Choon
Directed by Andrew Currie
Choreography by Andrea Mapili
Stage Manager Shannon Fewster

For one night only on May 15 join us at 9:50PM ­ to 10:30PM
Asiansploitation presents its first ever Comedy Lab Showcase and Alumni Jam immediately after the performance of Asiansploitation: Oh My Godzilla! The Showcase features up-and-coming amateurs, including Daniel Parkes, Chris Go, Tushar Gambhir, Byron Sevilla and Ulysses Valiente, trying their hand at comedy on stage for the first time. The first ever Asiansploitation Alumni Jam ends the evening featuring an improvisation set featuring past members Byron Abalos, Gene Abella, Lana Carillo, Gary Chan, Darrel Gamotin, and Andrea James Lui. The Comedy Showcase and Alumni Jam is free with admission ticket to any Asiansploitation: Oh My Godzilla!

ABOUT ASIANSPLOITATION Asiansploitation is Toronto's award-winning, all-Asian sketch comedy and improve troupe (winner of the Best Comedy of the Fringe of Toronto in 2010 by Just for Laughs). They seek to do Œsketch comedy with a "slant." Asiansploitation is directed by Andrew Currie of Second City and Devilšs Advocates fame. Founded in 2003 by improv classmates Gary Chan, Glenn Gabriel and Jeff B. Santos, Asiansploitation has been performing improvisation and sketch comedy acts throughout the Greater Toronto Area for over a decade. As one of the GTAšs must-see comedy troupes, their past shows The Text Generation (2013) and Spanks the Tiger (2010) have received rave reviews from critics and audiences alike. The troupe has performed for local organizations the Toronto Fringe Festival, Lab Cab in 2013, the Toronto Comedy Sketch Festival, among many more. For information, visit www.asiansploitation.com

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