Halifax Comedy Festival – April 2013
Ha!ifax Comedy Fest cracks like a whip and moves like a bullet. This year marks the 18th season that the series has been produced for CBC Television. Six crisply edited half hour episodes are shot in various locations in and around Halifax during the annual Ha!ifax Comedy Festival. Venues include The Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Casino NS's Schooner Room, The Seahorse Tavern and the Lower Deck Pub in Halifax's Historic Properties. Hosted by Mark Critch (This Hour Has 22 Minutes), the series stars the best Canadian and international comedians. It is produced in HD by Pilot Light Productions in cooperation with Peg Entertainment and CBC TV. Ha!ifax Comedy Fest will air on CBC Television in 2014.
"CBC Mobile Productions delivers, big time. The truck is simply excellent, and comes with superefficient technicians. I couldn't be happier with the results: excellent pictures and sound, on time and on budget." — Geoff D'Eon Pilot Light Productions/Halifax Comedy Fest (website)