Many comedians renew with the scene from the 12 August in Quebec city while filming new seasons of Dash of humor (Usa TV) and series One mini show (Club illico) will resume at the Théâtre Petit Champlain. The peculiarity ? A privileged few will be able to view the filming live, online.
Renewed for a sixth season, the show Dash of humor gives carte blanche to the 12 facilitators who concoct a show of stand-up with four guests to the next generation. Among those who will lead the evenings include Mathieu Dufour, Eddy King, Louis T, Mélanie Ghanimé and Rosalie Vaillancourt, among others.
Mathieu Dufour and Mélanie Ghanimé
As for the One mini show, a series where six stand-up comedians offer the best of their material into short shows, it will feature Charles Pellerin, Alexandre Bisaillon, François Boulianne, Mike Beaudoin, Etienne Dano and Eddy King.
The benefits of stand-up that make up these two shows will be filmed at the Théâtre Petit Champlain between the 12th and 21st August next.
In front of public
Fifty people will only be able to attend the various evenings of humour in the small room of the Old Quebec city, which can usually count on more than 200 spectators.
After six months of judgment ” extremely difficult “, the producer of the two shows, Sylvain Parent-Bédard, of ComediHa!, did not hide his enthusiasm at the idea of starting the machine. “We are beginning to see some light at the end of the tunnel “, he confided to the Journal, yesterday.
The resumption of filming will be done of course in “an environment of controlled production,” he says, but ” it will be a television production of a high quality “.
The box ComediHa! begins, at the same time as the recovery of his shoots, a major digital shift that has been accelerated due to the pandemic.
The recordings of these broadcasts will be streamed live on the web. However, links to watch free shows will be sent in limited quantities to the clients of three financial partners (Videotron, National Bank, and Loto-Québec), as well as to the members ComediHa!. The public can become a member ComediHa! all of the time.
This digital project is the first of a series to come to the production box, which wishes to further explore different methods of dissemination.
ComediHa! product also the emissions Comedy-to-measure and Roast Battle, both broadcast on Z Tv. The resumption of shooting for new seasons should possibly take place by the autumn.