Just for Laughs, Rick Mercer head to Saskatchewan

Rick Mercer will headline Just for Laughs Comedy Night in Canada with two stops in Saskatchewan. Twitter / Just for Laughs

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Just For Laughs Comedy Night in Canada, hosted by Rick Mercer, is setting out on a Canadian tour and includes two stops in Saskatchewan.

The show will feature the famed Rick Mercer Report star, along with Canadian comedians Ivan Decker, Ali Hassan, and Debra Digiovanni.

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“I’ve got the best comedians and I’m hitting the road,” said Mercer in a social media announcement.

The show heads to Regina’s Conexus Arts Centre on Nov. 6, and Saskatoon’s TCU Place on Nov. 7.

Tickets for the shows go on sale Monday, June 3 at 10 a.m. Presale tickets are on sale May 30 – June 2.

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Tickets will range in price from $46 – $59.

“It could be its own heritage minute,” the comedian joked.

It’s not Mercer’s first time immersing himself in Saskatchewan culture; he joined the Roughriders in a practice for a segment on his show in 2010.

He donned a red jersey which signified to the players not to hit him and joined fans for a game, a watermelon on his head and all.

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Rick Mercer headlining 2019 Silver Spoon Dinner in Saskatoon – Jan 10, 2019

The tour starts in St. John’s, N.L., in October, heading coast-to-coast with 18 stops ending in Surrey, B.C.


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