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TOsketchfest21 – The Toronot Sketch Comedy Festival – Online

TOsketchfest21 – Same Festival, Different Look

Submissions are now CLOSED for TOsketchfest21 – Screen Time Edition!

Sketch Community Jam – Wednesday December 16th

Sketch Comedy Community Jam

Join our sketch comedy community jam on December 16 for an end-of-the-year online hangout!

Top Online Comedy Shows in December

Enjoy a laugh with others online this December!

Todd Houseman as Robert Lepage. He wears a suit and is making a sarcastic facial expression

5 Sketch Shorts You May Have Missed

Comedians have shown that their creativity cannot be contained, so now we share five sketch comedy shorts you might have missed!


This is a FREE workshop for IBPOC comedians who wish to sharpen their comedy writing skills

A Note from The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival

A Note from The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival

We deeply regret and apologize for not doing better, sooner. This will change. Here’s how.



The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival is proud to announce the 2020 recipients of The Sketch Comedy Project Fund.

IBPOC Comedy Writing Workshop with Nour Hadidi

NEW DATE! – IBPOC Comedy Writing Workshop with Nour Hadidi

Live (Podcasts) from TOsketchfest!

Revisit some hilarious podcasts and television shows recorded live at TOsketchfest

Sketch Comedy in April

Don’t worry, live sketch comedy is still happening – online!

TOsketchfest20 – Programming updates

Performances Continue at TOsketchfest

All TOsketchfest shows continue Saturday, March 14th. Check here for updates on programming changes. PLUS – join us from home with free live streaming!

Message from the Mayor

A Message from Mayor John Tory

Tallboyz II Men

Tallboyz Staged Readings

Tallboyz join TOsketchfest for two live staged readings! Another awesome FREE EVENT!

The 4th Annual TOsketchfest Film Fest presented by CBC

TOsketchfest20 Film Festival

The 4th Annual TOsketchfest Film Festival presented by CBC – Line-up Revealed!

A photo of an audience taken from the back of a theatre. It is overlaid with purple and at the bottom is a black bar with white text that reads “Workshops & Events”

Learning and Fun at TOsketchfest20

Workshops Announced for the 2020 Professional Development Program

TOsketchfest20 Spotlight: Visiting Troupes

The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival will present over 50 sketch comedy troupes from across North America!

10 Years of Vest of Friends

Vest of Friends celebrated their 10th TOsketchfest appearance in 2020. We asked the sketch comedy community to share their favourite Vest of Friends memory.

Special Events at TOsketchfest20

A sampling of special events that you do not want to miss at #TOsketchfest20!

Sketch Comedy Project Fund

2020 Sketch Comedy Project Fund

The Sketch Comedy Project Fund is now CLOSED. Stay tuned for details on 2020 recipients.

February’s Sketch Comedy in Toronto

February is the shortest month of the year, but it is still packed with tons of sketch comedy shows!