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Jon Dore to Close Out Winnipeg Comedy Festival

March 20, 2013 7:38 AM | Entertainment

By Sarah Klein

Winnipeg Comedy FestivalThe Winnipeg Comedy Festival has landed Canadian comic Jon Dore to close out next month’s Friday night double-header.

Dore is the former host of the Comedy Network’s “The Jon Dore Television Show,” but will spend his time going “Dore to Door” during the festival when he and a camera crew visit a series of WCF venues to play surprise gigs. Dore will also be the final guest at the second of two April 12 galas at the Pantages Playhouse Theatre.

Dore will also join the lineup of a live version of XM Radio’s “Anything Goes” podcast taking place Wednesday, April 10 at the Gas Station Theatre.

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival runs April 8-14.