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Comedy Abroad!

1245 Rue St. Andre, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3Z3, Canada
+1 514-845-9803
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Surprisingly wonderful and pleasantly surprised

I didn't know what to expect when I heard that my youth hostel had a comedy show, but I am so happy... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Jess Z
via mobile
It's free after all

First night in montreal visting this show. Nice mix of amateur to professionell comedy speakers... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
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This show happens SUNDAY nights! Shows start at 8:15pm. Comedy Abroad happens weekly, where top Montreal comics perform at M Bar. The crowd is international, the comics are hilarious, and the beer is cheap (swish!). Top Montreal pros and fast-rising-amateurs take to the stage. Our comics have performed at Just For Laughs, Edinburgh Fringe, Melbourne International, Halifax Comedy Festival, Winnipeg Comedy Festival, & been on network television in Canada, USA, and Australia. We're a "pay-by-donation" meaning there's no charge to come in, grab a seat, enjoy the show. We'll ask you for a donation later on in the evening. We'd love it if you could kick us a $8-10 - especially if you had a blast, but pay-what-you-feel. Did we mention the beer is cheap? We just did! Showtime is 8:15pm, every Sunday night. Happy hour starts at 7:15 with even cheaper prices. We're near Metro Berri UQAM. Bring senses of humour!
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Hours Today: 8:15 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1245 Rue St. Andre, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3Z3, Canada
The Village (Gay Village)
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I didn't know what to expect when I heard that my youth hostel had a comedy show, but I am so happy that I went. This is by no means an amateur hour open mic. These comedians are clearly very talented at their craft and...More

Thank Jess Z
MontrealJon, Jon at Comedy Abroad!, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

This is toooooo kind. Thanks Jess!

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

First night in montreal visting this show. Nice mix of amateur to professionell comedy speakers. Everybody has their own genre and you'll defently have a great lough. Producer of the show does a lot of fundraising for central america keep supporting.

Thank whereismybeer
Reviewed 17 May 2017

a fantastic mix of comic styles, the bar is cheap and you get to meet loads of other travelers! When we are back in Montreal we will definitely visit again!

Thank Normalsizedalice
Reviewed 15 May 2017

It was my first time in Montreal and I am so glad that I went to this show. Given the nature of comedy shows and the uncertainty of whether you will enjoy it or not, I was definitely not disappointment. There were various acts so...More

Thank Mymy2o
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went with a friend to the Sunday 8:15pm comedy show in English. It was a good show with a mix of Montreal and some out of town comedians. The bar is in the basement of the hostel with good priced beer and pitchers. Worth a...More

Thank Jen D
MontrealJon, Owner at Comedy Abroad!, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Glad you liked it. Thanks for coming, and for the review!

Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Comedy Abroad features great comics from all over, some of them are local, others are from abroad (as the name suggests!) it's a very relaxed atmosphere with a good happy hour to start the show. I met some new people, everyone was friendly, and I...More

Thank Paprika_Six
MontrealJon, Public Relations Manager at Comedy Abroad!, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2016

Thanks for the awesome review! We're actually located in The Village as opposed to Vieux Montreal!

Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Address correction, actually 1245 rue Saint-André. Very nice environment and crowd. Good time for a younger adult scene!

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Personal taste in comedy is totally subjective and so this review isn't based on the performers themselves, but rather, the concept and venue. The venue is very cool; located in the basement of the M Hostel with an awesome vibe. The staff were welcoming and...More

Thank Nelson N
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Amazing relaxed and intimate atmosphere, see rising stars and chat with them! Comedians practice their material here, it is very exciting. The bar is in the basement, lovely decor and friendly cool staff.

Thank Whamzi G
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Went to a few shows here, amazing talent, I have never laughed so hard. Local and out of town comics. Different every time and always a good time. Great drinks at a really reasonable price as well.

Thank Cameron K
The Village (Gay Village)
The rainbow pillars of Beaudry Métro Station shepherd
the way into to The Village, one of the largest hubs
for gay and lesbian culture in North America. With an
open layout and a congenial aura, the refurbished
buildings along Rue Sainte-Catherine pay a special
homage to menswear and to caffeine, with showrooms and
cafes. By morning, the antiquing gems along Amherst
Street are packed with collectors. An incredible party
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Smita L
24 September 2016|
Response from MontrealJon | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay - 100% in English.