To honor the Bad Dog Theatre’s recent successful run of “Toronto, I Love You” at the Toronto Fringe Festival, we’re sharing the most recent teaming of Bad Dog and Illusionoid LIVE at Comedy Bar! When two honeymooners get stranded on a deserted island can their love survive? More importantly, will they? Evil mutants, scary henchmen, and vegetables all combine to create a tale of love, mystery, and… Illusionoid? Hold your loved one tight as we set sail for THE ISLAND OF ADMIRAL ZUCCHINI!!
Recorded LIVE at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on June 4th, 2014, it’s Illusionoid with The Bad Dog Theatre Repertory Players! How does moving a simple table into an innocent breakfast nook result in dimensional portal hopping? Only Illusionoid knows for sure! Join us, plus Bad Dog Theatre’s Jordan Moffatt & Jess Bryson, and Chris New on keys/effects, as we delve into THE CASE OF THE JUMPING TABLE!
Recorded LIVE at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on April 9th, 2014, it’s Illusionoid with The Bad Dog Theatre Repertory Players! When a planet’s rule is determined by mining quartz all the power lies in the hands of the mining families. It’s a Dune of Thrones (right???) as Bad Dog Theatre’s Monica Heisey, Colin Munch, and Anders Yates dig deep (and fight a panda) to discover where true power really lies in HE WHO CONTROLS THE QUARTZ!
First day at the new job? Nervous? Want to impress the boss and maybe get that big promotion… to COLOSSUS? A level 7 employee gets a new assignment that takes him into the depths of a military and scientific conspiracy. Can he handle the ultimate upgrade? Will science finally merge with humanity? Is Illusionoid the grandaddy of us all? Join us and special guest Nigel Downer as we discover the terrifying secrets of COLOSSUS – THE FORBIN PROJECT!
Recorded LIVE at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on April 9th, 2014, it’s Illusionoid with The Bad Dog Theatre Repertory Players! A crack squad attempts to find a lost expedition, but who knew that travelling so far through the stars would take them back to Medieval times?! Bad Dog Theatre’s Craig Anderson, Ashley Comeau, and Kyle Dooley join us for magical Milky Way meanderings through space as we land on the PLANET OF MEDIEVALISM.
Time travel is always a mess. Warnings of “don’t do this” lead to questions of, “What if I already did that before I got here?” Maybe you already did that before you left for the past, in the future! What a tangled knot. Two scientists intend to explore to the year zero; the beginning of it all. Intentions turn to misfortune as two elderly caretakers join them and the Butterfly Effect is in full effect! Will one small action in the past affect the future? Will science achieve victory where man has failed? Is Illusionoid toying with us all… or has it already had it’s fun? Join us with special guest star Nigel Downer (Second City Toronto alumnus) as we take a trip through time and try to stop… PANIC IN YEAR ZERO!
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! A strange woman wants to find out what’s going on with her fridge… and her husband! Jack Diamond takes the case! But what he discovers will rock her to her very core… her FUSION core! Can Illusionoid find both power and love inside the cold aluminum confines of a refrigerator? Bad Dog Theatre’s Tess Degenstein, Kyle Dooley, and Hannah Spear join us as we attempt to solve… THE CASE OF THE MISSING, MEATY FUSION CORE!
From a suggestion by listener Mark Haldane in Glasgow, Scotland, it’s our latest unscripted sci-fi adventure! The future holds many strange and wonderful things… like Bellini Tuesday Subs! Two travelers want some food, but what they get is something more! Prime numbers, vodka, wormholes, retired rappers, Googlon the android and… another Googlon? Math tells us that Googlon plus Googlon equals trouble, but does it also equal Illusionoid? Take a trip to M-Space and get ready for some fresh beats as we get down an dirty with some DOUBLE GOOGLON-TENDRE!
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!
One man’s obsession forces him to recruit his students to fulfill his destiny. But a field trip to a nexus of realities should be worth extra credit and not risk certain doom! Can this group of explorers bring answers back from the brink of disaster? Will the halls of this house lead to rooms decorated with disaster? Does every path in every reality lead to Illusionoid? Pack a lunch, get your permission slips signed, and steel your mind for the latest unscripted episode: RETURN TO MADNESS MANOR!