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Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun – A Halloween Sketch Comedy Show (Hamilton)

October 21, 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Award winning sketch comedy troupe Big Chick Energy does HALLOWEEN!

Oh my gourd, it’s an entirely spooky scary silly sketch show with your favourite chicks!

In this spooktactular sketch revue, The Chicks explore the very very very serious theme of the Halloween Spirit. From ghosts and witches to corporate greed and social anxiety, and even spooky songs – this Halloween sketch comedy show will have you laughin’ ‘ til you’re coffin’!

[Insert humerus skeleton joke here]

You’ll have a devil of a time, so bring a friend and trick or treat yo’self to a ghoul’s night!

Creeping it real in this show:

  • Sam Sexton
  • Julia Jones
  • Jo Anne Tacorda
  • Emily Milling

Plus we’ve got a GREAT opener, 100% That Pitch!

100% That Pitch Musical Improv Comedy Troupe

100% That Pitch is a musical improv troupe hailing from Hamilton and Niagara, Featuring Jo Anne Tacorda, Brie Watson, Kristi Boulton, Dina Senior, and Heather Eyman!

What To Expect

Big Chick Energy is a wild and zany all woman sketch comedy troupe from Toronto and Hamilton, and we deliver on the ENERGY at every show! Our Halloween show is a collection of spooky sketches, some new, some old, BUT ALL TERRIFYING! Okay maybe not terrifying, but they’re 100% gonna get you in the mood for Halloween!

What the heck is sketch comedy?

Think SNL, SCTV, The Second City, Key and Peele, Mad TV, I Think You Should Leave – you get the idea!

AND we highly encourage costumes, if you’ve got it, haunt it!

We’ll be wearing lots of different costumes, so we’d love to see you dress up in the Halloween Spirit with us!

NOTE: This show may have some flashing lights.

Doors open at 7:30!

[Insert vampire joke here that doesn’t suck]

Extra Credit:

Promotional photography by: Alicia Carrick @aliciacarrick

If price is an obstacle for you, please send us a DM @bigchickenergysketch on Instagram!

About Big Chick Energy

Big Chick Energy (BCE) is an all-woman troupe based in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area that creates positive, gut-busting comedy that explores and challenges social structures through a feminist, satirical and absurdist lens. Winner of the 2022 Toronto Sketchfest Producer’s Pick award, these chicks are trained in theatre, production, improv and sketch comedy, they want to contribute to a world where woman-identifying comedians see themselves in the media they engage with. BCE performed their first live show in February of 2020, and nothing bad happened after that! Just kidding. During 2020, confined to their respective homes and unable to perform in person, The Chicks took the time to explore what made them laugh during difficult times. The troupe bonded over their favourite sketches from Baroness Von Sketch to The Lonely Island and found ways to develop and film sketches virtually. Since their inception, BCE has created a YouTube channel, premiered a music video for an original song, and has hosted several sketch comedy shows in Toronto. The Chicks have been cast in rom-com movies, released comedy music albums, and performed on stages throughout Toronto and Hamilton. Individually they are Alicia Carrick, Julia Jones, Emily Milling, Sam Sexton and Jo Anne Tacorda.

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We witch you a happy Halloween!

-xo The Chicks


October 21, 2023
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Big Chick Energy


The Staircase Theatre
27 Dundurn St N
Hamilton, Ontario L8R 3C9 Canada
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