Just For Laughs Tickets for Sale

Background- Just For Laughs will make you laugh at yourself, instead of ridiculing at each other. The gags are all about everybody siuations we come across in our day-to-day life.

Just for Laughs is eventually a comedy festival, that is held every year in Montreal, Quebec. The French word for Just for Laughs is 'Juste pour rire'. Regarded as the largest festival of comedies of its kind in the world, it has spread its fame world wide. The festival started in the year 1983 but the comedy was generally in French language and in the year 1985, the organisers of the festival introduced the English language. As its popularity increased, this festival has been turned into series and is shown in television, which is also called "Just For Laughs" features the highlights from the festival. The series is aired regularly on CBC Television, The Comedy Network and TVA. Many comedians and performers appears and features in the show and the series that is shown in television features routines from these comedians and performers, and often the host will appear in a segment of his own. Presently, the series is hosted by This Hour Has 22 Minutes star Shaun Majumder while Harland Williams and Bruce Dinsmore have also featured as hosts. To be a part of Just for Laughs Festival, many well-known comedians from the television world from nook and corner of the world participate at this festival. Famous personalities like Jerry Seinfeld, Jason Alexander, Russell Peters, Bill Cosby and John Cleese have been a part of the festival. In addition, the cast of The Simpsons and Everybody Loves Raymond have also appeared in the festival,and also the writers of the series from the famous Sex and the City. This festival has acted as the launchpad for the careers of many US network television sitcom, and is often featured as the highlight for the foreign on-location of late-night talk shows of US network.

The Just for Laughs festival has also got the component of Comedia comedy film festival, that was actually was started in the year 1996. It also showed funny films and comedies. Some of the sister shows of the series are Just for Laughs Gags, JFL: Improv Championships, All Access Pass, and JFL: The Lost Tapes.
Who would have thought that a simple idea would result in a huge festival. Some twenty-three years ago,Gilbert Rozon, thought that he would bring together the people who liked to laugh with the people who would make them laugh. In the year 1983, he got the chance to unleash his idea in the form of a festival in the Montreal cultural scene. He made it a point that the festival was all about humor, comedy and entertainment and the most important, the festival was Just For Laughs. The festival continued for four days with 16 french comedians doing 35 shows in four venues across Montreal, performing before a crowd of about 5000 people. Presently, over 700 artists from around the world takes part in the festival and performs infront of 2 million spectators, in more than 20 venues and along St. Denis Street. The festival is also broadcast in television all over the world to millions of viewers. The philisophy behind this festival is to spread humor among its audience and to provoke laughter in a very daring manner that really goes beyond the limits of the imagination. All the gags are dialogue-free and are about ridiculous situations that you come across in everyday life. The alumini include Jerry Seinfeld, Tim Allen, Jim Carrey, Kelsey Grammer, Bob Newhart, Roseanne and Ray Romano.


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