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The Gateway Show
Kyle Bottom, Sophie Buddle, Fatima Dhowre, Curtis Cook
Hosted by Billy Anderson
Sponsored by Greencare Medicinal Society
Kyle has appeared at the Just for Laughs International Comedy Festival, on XM Sirius Satellite Radio, was twice featured on the T.V. show “Talent Time” (2010 & 2012) and has performed all over the world…of Warcraft. Described by the CBC as “not for everyone”, Kyle captivates audiences with his unique voice, engaging personal stories and hilarious commentary. Kyle continues to make a name for himself throughout Canada with his blend of raw confession and comic observation.
Official Site: www.kylebottom.com
This summer Sophie Buddle from Vancouver, BC was invited to perform at the prestigious Just For Laughs festival in Montreal, while she was there she also had a taping for Kevin Hart’s new video on demand service being released soon. She then was crowned runner up for the SiriusXM Top Comic competition shortly after. Sophie has worked with Nick Thune, Moshe Kasher, Bob Saget and several others. She’s performed all over Canada and parts of America, because America is not ready yet.
With her charming smile and wit, Fatima Dhowre has quickly established her place in Vancouver's thriving comedy scene. Fatima's been featured in the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Just For Laughs NorthWest, Sirius XM’s Next Top Comic, Seattle International Comedy Competition, CBC's Laugh Out Loud and The Debaters.
Curtis Cook is a comic from Ohio now living in Los Angeles, California. He's been seen on Portlandia, Flophouse, and in venues and festivals throughout the country, including the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the Chicago Comedy Exposition, and San Francisco’s Sketchfest. In addition to performing standup, Curtis has appeared on Daily VICE and television programs in Kenya, Sierra Leone, and throughout the Middle East. He's also a former host of Earthquake Hurricane and a contributing writer for the Willamette Week and Laugh Staff.
Official Site: www.curtiscookcomedy.com
Hosted by Billy Anderson
Born in Texas and raised in Augusta, Georgia – Billy Anderson is stand-up comedian currently living in Seattle, Washington. He’s been seen regionally at SketchFest Seattle, The Washington Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot and was a finalist in the 2016 Seattle International Comedy Competition. Outside of the Northwest, Billy has written for Cracked.Com, performed in SF Sketchfest, LaLaFest Los Angeles, the San Francisco International Comedy Competition and as of 2013 he has performed stand-up comedy in every US state. Billy was recently featured on Audible’s “Sounds Like America” hosted by Jackie Kashian and the syndicated program “Laughs” on Fox television.