Comedy, Variety & Performing Arts
Year of Production: 2016
Duration: 13 x 60 minutes
Les Galas ComediHa! is a TV series of 13 one-hour episodes presented on Ici Radio-Canada beginning in September 2016.
TV premieres of the 6 Festival ComediHa! comedy galas presented in Quebec City in June, 2016. Direct from the Grand Théâtre, the Galas are hosted by everyone’s favourite entertainers: Mike Ward, Patrice L’Écuyer, P-A Méthot, Billy Tellier in duo with Mario Jean, and finally, Claude Meunier is his much-anticipated return to the stage.
Each Gala is divided into 2 one-hour episodes, allowing viewers to experience the evenings as if they were actually there. The last episode of the series brings together all the best moments of the 6 Galas.
In addition to its star presenters, the Galas ComediHa! series features the biggest names and rising stars in comedy from here and elsewhere. As the weeks go by you’ll get to enjoy, among others, Jean-François Mercier, Réal Béland, Alexandre Barrette, Les Denis Drolet, Katherine Levac, François Léveillée, François Massicotte, Jean-Luc Lemoine, Rémy Girard, Jean-Philippe Wauthier and his La soirée est encore jeune gang, Stéphane Fallu, Cathy Gauthier, Jean-Thomas Jobin, Sexe Illégal...
Plus, 2016 is also the year of great returns to Quebec City. Comedian Michel Mpambara is back on stage after a 10-year absence. Michel Courtemanche is also making a big solo comeback after more than 20 years, with his famous drummer routine. A hilarious and highly emotional moment. Finally, an event of truly huge historic proportions as Claude Meunier presents a number from La Petite vie. The famous Famille Paré made their stage debut more than 25 years ago and you’ll see that the force is still with them in 2016.
PRODUCTION COMPANY: ComediHa!
Cast/Participants: P-A Méthot, Mario Tessier, Patrice L'Écuyer, Mario Jean, Billy Tellier, Mike Ward, Claude Meunier