Victor J. is truly a professional host, a talented musician, a witty impressionist, and a fabulous comedian. Mix that with his zany characters and lots of audience participation, and you have a great high energy, interactive comedy show that you definitely won’t want to miss! If you are looking for a fun, enjoyable evening out, be sure to catch one of Victor J.’s performances — and if you’re looking for a superb comedian for an event — look no further! Victor started out as a serious guitarist… serious?, yea right! Always finding more satisfaction in making the audience laugh as opposed to putting a serious song across. He started playing lead guitar in a band that performed in the Country Music scene, opening shows for Country Music acts such as Tim Taylor & Anita Perras, The Family Brown, Marty Robbins, & The Oak Ridge Boys… Adding humour to every show, much to the chagrin of other band members. He has performed across Canada and the U.S. including Caesar’s Palace, in Las Vegas. Victor J. has also worked with – Burton Cummings, Kids In The Hall, Robert Vaughn, Roch Voisine, Dini Petty, George Fox, Robin Leach, Red Green, and Valdy just to name a few. More Victor J show info and video.
CHRIS JOHN’s hilarious one-man show is a salute to the stars of yesterday and today, and features 75 different impersonations from his repertoire of some 400 characters. Audiences go wild as he recreates such superstars as Natalie & Nat King Cole, Tom Jones, David Bowie, Roy Orbison, Neil Diamond, Michael Bolton, Bob Dylan, Donna Summer, The Temptations, Jack Nicholson, the Phantom of the Opera and many, many more. During this musical extravaganza, Chris takes the audience on a journey through more than 40 years of popular music. It’s the perfect mix of music and comedy, and showcases the incredible talents of this entertainer. With the uncanny ability to mimic a wide variety of voices, Chris honed his talents for impersonation through years of training and performing on stage, film and television. His credits include, leading roles in , “A Chorus Line”, “Guys and Dolls”, “Grease”, and “Leader of the Pack”, opposite television star, Audrey Landers. While working for the biggest impersonation company in the world, “Legends in Concert”. Chris had the opportunity to perform with some of the most sought after single artist impersonators the world has to offer. What sets Chris apart is his unique ability to mimic a wide variety of artists. It’s truly amazing. On the strength of more than fifteen years experience, a cast of hundreds of hilarious characters and the ability to sing, dance and act, Chris was able to create a vehicle very few performers can create… the one-man show. Chris John – music, comedy, singing, dancing and acting. It’s all here and it’s wildly entertaining.
The only variety act ever nominated for Best One Man Show at the Canadian Comedy Awards. Not just once, but twice.FANTASTIC show! Great entertainer. Bob delivered a truly amazing show and kept the guests entertained from beginning to end. Standing ovations for both shows. Sometimes even after a number. Especially the Dance Revolution Juggling bit.Royal Caribbean Cruise Line“You continually amaze our guests and are consistently receiving incredible reviews on our comment cards. I would rate you as the best show we have had here in years. Ken Martin, Recreation Manager, Bayview Wildwood ResortA Clean Comedian for Canada and the World.Experience the Amazingly Funny world of Comedy in Motion with Canada’s favourite juggler, Bob Cates. This memorable interactive comedy show includes advanced juggling, wild unicycling and balancing skills, black light laser effects and a finale that you will remember for a long long time. Bob Cates, a Canadian Juggling Champion, physical comedian and new vaudevillian comes from humble roots as a pig farmer’s son. He was ecstatic to be nominated two years in a row for Best One Man Show at the 2006 and 2007 Canadian Comedy Awards which presents awards in many categories including Best Stand up Comedian, Best Improviser, and Best Television Performance.
The Comedy in Motion show is much more than a stand up routine, and involves a great deal of physical skill which has taken years to hone. Some skills include advanced juggling, wild unicycling and balancing skills, Dance Dance Revolution while juggling, Chinese Yo Yo and cigar box manipulation, illusion, slapstick and frantic plate spinning reminiscent of the Ed Sullivan Show. He is one of few performers left in North America performing authentic plate spinning – his signature piece. Overall, the show is very fast paced, highly interactive and uses situational comedy and advanced skills to keep audience members of all ages on the edge of their seats right to the very end. Bob, a resident of Kitchener Ontario was twice awarded “Best Entertainer of the Year” at the Molson Canadian F.E.O. Awards in 1999 & 2001. He has also been nominated for Best Entertainer of the Year at the 2007, 2008 & 2009 Canadian Event Industry Awards and won the Most Difficult Trick Award at the RIT New York Juggling Festival. He has been a special guest performer at the Israeli Juggling Convention and several National Youth Conventions in the United States. When he is not performing as a headliner on luxury cruise ships for Celebrity, Princess, Holland America, Royal Caribbean or Cunard, he often performs at corporate and private events.
Houston does a one-man show, “Celebrities”, in which he performs impressions of over 60 celebrities, including all your favorite actors, politicians, TV personalities, and over 30 singing legends.He weaves these characters in and out of his show which is brilliantly paced, hilarious, and electrifying.He does an incredible tribute to Dean Martin, Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Neil Diamond, Buddy Holly, and Johnny Cash. Houston has performed in all the major hotels in Las Vegas, including a 6 month run in the main showroom at Harrahs Hotel and Casino.As well as casinos and theatres, Houston performs at private functions and corporate events throughout Canada and the United States.
Award winning performer Tracey Bell becomes “8 Divas in 44 Minutes” for hundreds of diverse groups from all over the World.Tracey Bell first stepped into the spotlight with a Tina Turner impersonation that brought down the house! Since then she has performed thousands of one-woman shows for special events, corporations and dozens of charities. Star of the award-winning film Impersona, Bell has four times been nominated for the Canadian Event Industry’s Entertainer of the Year Award; Bell won the award in 2005.Tracey has guest starred on the X-Files as Cher and photo-doubled for the actress in the movies Reindeer Games, Murder at Cannes & Becoming Dick.
Tracey is best known for her interactive, quick-change impersonations of Cher, Marilyn Monroe (photo-double in the TV series “Dead Like Me”), Liza Minelli (National Quality Institute Host), Tina Turner (Breakfast Television, 4 Divas in 4 Minutes), Madonna (Bronfman Engagement), Celine Dion (Scotiabank), Dolly Parton (Canadian Cardiovascular Association) and Shania Twain (Petro Canada Presidents Gala). Tracey customizes characters, costumes, comedic monologues and interactive musical routines for diverse event themes. Special client requests inspired Bell to study cirque skills to fly as Moulin Rouge’s Satine and develop impersonations of Lucille Ball (Rat Race Film Launch), Ivana Trump (BC Lotteries), Julie Andrews, Dolly Llama and others.Bell has hosted and performed at the Power Within, Microsoft Impact Awards, Canadian Homebuilders Awards, Consumer Choice Awards, Best Buy Awards and more. Wherever she performs, Tracey Bell continues to… make an impression!