Once again, the world-famous Just for Laughs festival is about the begin in Montreal. There is a lot of cool gigs planned for our laughing pleasure, and one of them is the Ethnic Show, hosted by Alonzo Bodden and starring Frank Spadone, Rachid Badouri, Gina Yashere, Ahmed Ahmed, Ronny Chieng and Dan Naturman.
On the terrace of the Hyatt Regent hotel, overseeing place des arts in Montreal, I interviewed Frank Spadone and we talked about ethnic comedy, the meaning of the word ‘ethnic,’ and tips and tricks to being a comic.
* The Ethnic Show runs July 8h to 19th at Club Soda, for tickets and info: hahaha.com
And for bonus, here’s one of Spadone’s bits where he talks about different dialects of Italian.