Just before Christmas, CBC Arts asked me to reflect back on the year that was. (Which may explain why my website seems out of date.) To exciting new ventures in 2017… Enjoy!- xoS “I’m broke, busted, beggared,” confesses Rory Gilmore in the latest Netflix installment of Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life. “I have […]
Thank you everyone for your overwhelming response to ‘Operation Clementine,’ which has been read over 1500 times. Totally unexpected. Instead of crowdfunding or doing a large donor appeal… here’s my simple ask: purchase a ticket in advance for either the 6:30 pm or the 9 pm show (or both). In return, not only will you see […]
SHORT VERSION: After three years of bullshit, I’m filming my own comedy special. It’s on April 16th (6:30 pm & 9 pm). TICKETS ARE SOLD-OUT FOR THIS PERFORMANCE. LONG VERSION: Just before Christmas, Matt caught me staring at a bowl of clementines. “What’s wrong with you?” he asked. “I don’t know what this is?” I […]
CANADIAN COMEDIAN DEBUTS INTERNATIONAL HIT ONE-MAN SHOW AT THE DUPLEX. NEW YORK, NY (September 30, 2015) “All Hail! The Red, Orange, and Pale!” From the UK to Canada, audiences have lined up to join Shawn Hitchins and his Ginger Nation. Having debuted at Edinburgh to standing-room-only houses and unprecedented media coverage, the redheaded comedian ventures […]
ATLANTIC FRINGE ROUND-UP! Well #TeamGinger is back from the east coast after twelve crazy shows at the 25th Atlantic Fringe Festival, and we are completely exhausted but incredibly thankful to the Haligonians who joined the Ginger Nation! We cannot thank Halifax enough for an incredible showing at the festival. Shawn kicked it off with media […]
Check out Shawn’s appearance on CBC ‘q’ now on the YouTube!
So every now and then I get a call, or email, to program a special event. Whether it’s cabaret or comedy, it’s always a lot of work but in the end it’s always worth it. In April, I was asked to program a cabaret for the LGBT identified athletes of the Pan Am Games and […]