October 1st - Pro-Feature
Train Wreck Comedy is lucky to be the first stop for Sam Easton's cross Canada tour on October 1st. Sam Easton was born and raised in Vancouver Canada. His career started off with a bang by winning the Phil Hartman award. It was presented to him by Dan Aykroyd and judged by Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels. He was then nominated for 2 Canadian Comedy Awards for Best New Comic as well as the Tim Sims Encouragement Award from Second City. He was a regular on the CW television series ‘The Mountain’ as well as the hit Showtime series ‘The L Word’. He also guest starred on Howie Mandel’s show ‘Howie Do It’, CW’s ‘Supernatural’ and CBC’s ‘Debaters’ on television and radio. His acting skills have been showcased in many movies including Steven Spielberg’s ‘Taken’, ‘Decoy’s 2’, ‘The Underclassman’, ‘That One Night’, ‘Crossed’, ‘The Delicate Art of Parking’, ‘The Butterfly Effect’ and as the infamous Frankie Cheeks in ‘Final Destination 3’. He has multiple sets on the Comedy Network as well as a one hour comedy special that airs on CTV. His stand up routine has taken him all over the world, most recently to Israel, where his tour was filmed and turned into a documentary produced by the CBC.
October 8th - Pro-Feature
If you're a comedy fan and you haven't seen Mike Dambra you're in for a treat. Involved in the comedy scene since 1986, Mike has become a comedy staple and a club favorite. In 1987 and 1997 he claimed the "Funniest Person In Rochester" title. Armed with the ability to adapt to any audience, Mike has the willingness to offer up brutal truths and unforgiving views. Mike has toured with such acts as Rosie O'Donnell and Adam Sandler, Michael Bolton and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and his own headlining show earns rave reviews across North America.
October 15th - Pro-Am Comedy
Train Wreck Comedy has been Kelowna's #1 comedy show for over four years and it started with nights just like this. Local amateur comedians hit the stage and sharpen their skills as they work their way to professional status. Local professional comedians also take to the stage to work on fresh material.