MICF: Ciaran Lyons adultHOOD

MICF: Ciaran Lyons adultHOOD

The Carpet Room at the Forum Theatre is an intimate space that seemed a good fit for Ciaran Lyon’s type of observational comedy – a light-hearted look through some of the experiences he’s had since leaving childhoo...
Emma Pask - photo by Kurt Sneddon

Emma Pask

Her talent was first spotted by multi- instrumentalist James Morrison during one of his regular high schools visits when she was just 16 years old, Emma Pask sang with the Morrison band that very night and went on to col...
Hayes Theatre Co Calamity Tony Taylor, Virginia Gay and Sheridan Harbridge - photo by John McRae

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane originated as a film vehicle for Doris Day in 1953. In 1961 it was adapted for the stage, and although it has never received a Broadway production it’s been popular a popular vehicle for amateur companies t...
MICF Mae Martin

MICF: Mae Martin – Dope

A series of gags can be fine, but sometimes you want a story you can get your teeth into. Canadian comic Mae Martin has a go at this through an autobiographical account of obsessions and addictions in her new show, Dope....
MICF Wank Bank review

MICF: Wank Bank

Imagine a food show or home infomercial where a live demonstration is being carried out on how to cook a stir fry or remove pesky stains from your carpet. Now imagine instead your friendly demonstrator teaching you about...