Trying to come up with something "Toronto" to do, we chose to see a show at Second City, the home of alumni such as Gilda Radner, Martin Short, John Candy, Dan Ackroyd, and Mike Myers. Although known for its improv comedy, the show we saw was more sketch comedy, like that seen on Saturday Night Live. They did inform us that they do an improv show at 12:30 pm, however - and there is no charge for that.
The show itself, called Psychedelicatessen at this May 11 showing, was quite funny, though we felt kind of bad for the Canadians by the end. There were a number of jokes highlighting Canadian image problems in relation to its giant neighbor. All in all, though, the cast was very good, the skits...Read More