Recorded LIVE at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on March 5th, 2014… it’s (2/3rd of) Illusionoid with the Bad Dog Theatre Repertory Players! Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night, stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds… but what about a rogue ship computer? Can inter-mechanical love save the day? Is Illusionoid pushing us toward human-technology hybrids? Bad Dog Theatre’s Etan Muskat and Paloma Nuñez (who is, like, SO PREGNANT when we recorded this) join us to deliver… THE POSTAL WORKER OF GLIESE 736!
LIVE from the Big City Improv Festival in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, it's ILLUSIONOID! We take a look at one of the biggest problems plaguing mankind: TRAFFIC! A scientist thinks he created a solution to clogged streets but finds his gruesome machine takes him further than he ever imagined. Transport yourself across the stars and into adventure... but please, buckle up... as we explore THE SCIENCE OF TRAFFIC! Recorded LIVE on October 24th, 2013 at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario. Thanks to Comedy Bar, BCIF, and the live crowd for such a fun show!
General Hardass is back in action! With his trusty right hand man, he takes his heli-carrier to a mysterious island where even more mysterious things are happening. One madman makes a mistake of MAMMOTH magnitudes! Is there no end to the pachyderm panic? Is Illusionoid to blame for the technology that allowed such an abomination? Can the General save the world from being trampled under the weight of… PROJECT MASTODON!
In the twilight of one’s life, thoughts turn to preparation for the future. What will it hold for your loved ones after you are no loner with them? One man’s trip to the funeral parlor unearths more than just a casket choice… it launches a trip to the stars! Join us as we travel through death, beyond the afterlife to the ultimate destination! Life isn’t a destination, it’s a journey inside a COSMIC COFFIN! Putting the FUN back into funeral!
Our live show in March, which featured an introduction by movie reviewer Richard Crouse and an appearance by Food Network Canada’s John Catucci (You Gotta Eat Here), was just named as one of Toronto’s Top Comedy Shows of 2012 by Now Magazine! Thanks to Glenn Sumi for a 5 out of 5 review of the show and for including us on a list that includes Patton Oswalt, The Nerdist Chris Hardwick, Inessa Frantowski, Lennon Parham, Alec Mapa, Todd Barry, and Two Weird Ladies! Look for more live shows in 2013 as we head into a Mayan-less future!!! Illusionoid is closer every day!!
This past week saw the BIG CITY IMPROV FESTIVAL hit Toronto, Ontario, Canada and ILLUSIONOID was a part of it! This live show was recorded October 20th, 2012 at Comedy Bar. Fenton is a detective with an uncanny ability to locate people, but can even he find a man who can teleport using beans? Based on the audience suggestions of “beans” and “jumping” (come ON guys…) comes our latest legume-based legend, “THE MAN SHOW JUMPED THROUGH BEANS”!! Music & sound effects by The Living Tribunal!!
It’s a special ultra-length episode! Recorded live at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada for FanExpo and The Canadian Comedy Awards with a special introduction by Comedy Bar owner Gary Rideout Jr. & Bret “The Hitman” Hart! No, really!! It’s an evening with star of Ren & Stimpy and Futurama… BILLY WEST! We interview him about his career, and then fling him into the future! When a class trip goes horribly awry, only two students are left to save the day. Can young love blossom in a jungle so full of weeds? Is Illusionoid the toughest teacher of all? History and the future collide… and Frank Sinatra shows up!… as we spend a semester with the SPACE SCIENCE ACADEMY!
It’s the second half of our live episode with Colin Mochrie… and it’s coming off of a cliffhanger? Will our intrepid crew survive the mermaid army and the King of the Narwhals? Will The Trouble Brothers save the day? Will Illusionoid slither its tentacle into the lives of us all? Hold on to your inner tubes as we come to the thrilling conclusion of SING A SONG OF NARWHALS (A POCKET FULL OF MERMAIDS)!!
That’s right! The man behind so many cartoon voices, including Futurama’s Fry, Professor Farnsworth, & Dr. Zoidberg, is joining us live on stage! BILLY WEST improvises with Illusionoid Saturday August 25th at 8pm at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Tickets are only $15 and will go FAST. This is a joint presentation of Toronto’s FanExpo and The Canadian Comedy Awards.
SEASON TWO IS UPON US! Recorded live at Comedy Bar on June 30th with special guest COLIN MOCHRIE! It’s underwater adventure time, and from the audience suggestions of “narwhal”, “mermaid”, and “Gulf of Mexico” comes the craziest thing we’ve done this season. When a man wants to recapture his lost love from below the waves, he must gather a hearty crew to assist him. It’s androids, mermaids, narwhals, and more… and time is of the essence! For there will be no dilly-dallying when the King of the Narwhals means business! Will there be a joyful reunion? Will the crew survive? Will underwater love turn the tide toward Illusionoid? Join us live at Comedy Bar for SING A SONG OF NARWHALS (A POCKET FULL OF MERMAIDS).