Welcome to Black Swan Comedy/The Social Capital Theatre!

NOW Magazine’s #2 Comedy Club in Toronto (2014)!

We’re thrilled to announce that The Social Capital/Black Swan Comedy was voted the #2 comedy club in Toronto in the November 2014 NOW Magazine Reader’s Choice Best of Toronto poll (under the “Stage” category)!

We are extremely grateful for the honour, and we thank all of the amazing talent who grace our stages and work hard to make the best shows possible, and our awesome audiences and supporters who took the time to think of us!

We will keep trying to give you great entertainment and a fun venue to visit!

Thanks again, everybody!

(To see more of NOW’s picks, click here.)

Here are some very fun upcoming things:

Friday Nov. 21 – Gilligan’s Island Live!

On Friday November 21, “Golden Age TV: Gilligan’s Island Live” hits the SoCap Downstage!

Join Gilligan, The Skipper, the Millionaire and his Wife, The Movie Star, the Professor and Mary Ann, here on Gilligan’s Island.

Featuring a lineup of great improv comedians, we recreate classic tv shows live.


Ken Hall as Gilligan
Tom MacKay as The Skipper
Jack Mosshammer as Thurston Howell III
Lisa Merchant as Mrs. “Lovey” Howell
Liz Johnston as Ginger, The Movie Star
Kevin Matviw as The Professor
Jan Caruana as Mary Ann!

Tickets $12 – available through EventBrite.

Friday Nov. 28 – Murder at the Burlesque – Last Episode!

Join an all-star cast of improvisers and burlesque artists in a riveting tale of guns, guys, gals, gats and gams, all set at “Club Aubergine,” a burlesque club and site of murderous mystery and steamy subterfuge!

Each episode is directed by Ralph MacLeod.

Only $15 for Murder at the Burlesque! To order tickets, click here: https://socapburlesque.eventbrite.ca!

Fri. Nov. 28 – Social Standing!

Jen Littlewood presents different fantastic stand-up comics in a monthly show!

See top headliners that will make you top laughliners, all for only $10!

The next Social Standing is Friday Nov. 28, immediately following Murder at the Burlesque.

Mondays at 8 – 200% Vodka!

Every Monday night at 8, see hilarious longform improv sets featuring teams of some of the best players in the city in this great PWYC show.

Then stick around for Karaoke Mondays afterward!

Mondays at 10 – Karaoke Mondays!

After 200% Vodka, the Monday night fun doesn’t stop there – every Monday night from 10 PM until 2 AM, BlogTO’s favourite host – Shawn Meunier, ThE KaRaOkE GuY – takes over our Downstage on the 2nd floor!

No Cover! And $4 drink specials will help you sing the night away.

Drop-In Workshops Sat 6-7:30 PM

Weekly Public Drop-In Workshops!

Map to workshopsWe run weekly public drop-in improv comedy workshops, every Saturday night, 6:00–7:30 PM, in our studios across the street from the theatre at 115 Danforth Ave., 2nd floor! (The entrance is between the Nails shop and Ali Baba’s.)

Whether you want to fine-tune your skills or try it out for the first time, all experience levels are welcome.

Learn how to do improv, make new friends, or just have a bit of fun, all for only $5!

Great stuff every week!

We offer fantastic improv, stand-up, and variety shows every week.

To see this week’s show line-up, click here.

Keep checking back to see what’s coming up next!