Paul Anthony’s Talent Time returns to the Rio Theatre on Thursday, September 7 to launch straight into its 10th season! Get ready for a brand new set (and the same ol’ whimsical spirit.)
Paul Anthony’s Talent Time
Doors 7:00 pm | Show 8:00 pm
Tickets $12 in advance HERE | $14 at the door
*All ages welcome! Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service.
**Sorry, Groupons and Rio passes not accepted for this event.
With special guests…
✔ TEN-IS COACHING!!
We will be schooled in the art of tennis by a pro coach TBA, balls will be flying!
✔ RETURN OF SINGING SENSATION: ANGEL LUMAYAG!!
She was born on the day we launched our first season and we are thrilled to celebrate TEN together. (She actually turns 10 Sept 7th) She has won a ton of contests and she’s natural born entertainer!
✔ COMEDIAN: YUMI NAGASHIMA!!
This ten-acious Tokyo-born newcomer to town has performed in six countries and was a finalist in the 2016 Yuk Off Competition.
✔ AERIAL PERFORMER: COLLEEN YUEN!!
A human dropping and twirling from the sky! She has trained with aerialists at La Caserne in Montreal and is a silks instructor at CircusWest. She’s great but watching her impressive stunts might get ten-se.
✔ SELF-PROCLAIMED “GREATEST ENTERTAINER OF ALL TIME” RONNIE THE DANCER!!
He was first on the show 5 years ago and I have wanted him back ever since. His appearnace on Talent Time led him to be discovered by America’s Got Talent where he competed for the judges. We will talk to him and he will enlighTEN us with his one-of-a-kind dance!
✔ GUEST CO-HOST: GRAHAM CLARK!!
Ryan’s doing a play and we’re thrilled to have Graham filling in. Co-host of the popular Stop Podcasting Yourself, this innovative ten-derhearted comic also hosts “The Laugh Gallery” every Monday at the Havana Theatre and a zillion other things.
★ Back to school photobooth!
★ Unvailing of the new set!
★ Your chance to win $100!
★ Warm up comedian: Sean Yap Sei-Been Devlin!
★ House band: Elliot Fanglord & Daniel Ruiz!
★ Games & prizes!
★ Suprises & much more!
Big thanks to our sponsors lindsaysdiet.com , Novus TV, CRAFT Academy Salon, Bandidas Taqueria and Fritzworks Printing Services! And please help us welcome our newest sponsor….
my FAVourite diner with the good food and sweet vibes: WHAT’S UP? HOT DOG!!
“There’s no funner night out than the monthly Talent Time.” – – The Georgia Straight
“Talent Time is the most innovative, raucus, totally silly and inspired show I have seen in years. Watching it is like freebasing sheer fun!”
– – Matthew Hays, Globe & Mail/CBC Arts Online
“A cult phenomenon that’s been flying under the radar…since 2008. A true comedy original. Talent Time defies genre. You have to experience it to truly appreciate it.” – Guy MacPherson, The Georgia Straight