soap-a-thon 2015
The 23rd Annual Die-Nasty Soap-a-thon!
50 straight hours! One amazing story!
Friday September 11 at 7pm to Sunday the 13th at 9pm!

Die Nasty hits the hustings for the 2015 Federal Election! What the hell are hustings??

An international improv comedy institution since 1993, the 23rd annual Die-Nasty Soap-A-Thon returns to the Varscona Theatre (IN OUR TEMPORARY HOME AT THE BACKSTAGE THEATRE) running CONTINUOUSLY from Friday, September 11th at 7pm until Sunday, September 13th at 9pm!

Join Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the Leader of Her Majesty’s Official Opposition Thomas Mulcair, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Green Party Honcho Elizabeth May along with sparkling media personalities and hard hitting journalists, spouses and offspring, war-room geniuses and policy wonks, bartenders and pilots, body guards and security details, staffers and senators and THE BOYS IN SHORT PANTS! Intrigue! Corruption! Litigation! Scandal! Don’t miss our scheduled PRIME TIME DEBATES where your questions go straight to our leaders as they face off under pressure! And best of all REAL TIME VOTING BEGINS SUNDAY AT 5PM WITH RESULTS ANNOUNCED IN THE FINAL SOAP-A-THON SHIFT WHICH BEGINS AT 7PM SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 13TH!

Starring all your Die-Nasty faves, including Mark Meer, Belinda Cornish, Jeff Haslam, Davina Stewart, Stephanie Wolfe, Sheri Somerville, Matt Alden, Jesse Gervais, Jason Hardwick, Kory Mathewson, Vincent Forcier, and Shannon Blanchet. 

Die-Nasty is joined by Toronto’s beloved Wayne Jones, London UK Improvathon colleagues Maya Sendall, and Jonathan Monkhouse, and dozens of remarkable actors from Edmonton and across Alberta and Canada.

In the directing chair is Dana Andersen aided and abetted by Belinda Cornish, Mark Meer, Jeff Haslam, and Vincent Forcier. Our Improvising Technical Wizard is Brad Fischer and continuity online and off will be provided by Jim Cej. Die-Nasty is produced by Nicole Thibault.

Single admission tickets for the event are $16. That means if you leave and want to return you must purchase a new ticket. Audience members also have the option of purchasing a weekend pass for $50, which lets you come and go freely throughout the entire Soap-A-Thon. Like you're the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister of Canada!

All tickets go on sale at 6pm Friday, September 11 at the Backstage Theatre box office (The north side of the ATB Financial Arts Barns AKA Fringe Theatre Adventures, at 84th Avenue and Gateway Blvd.) and are available all weekend long! All ticket sales are CASH ONLY. Passes are also available NOW by calling Tix on the Square at 780-420-1757 or online! 
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The Die-Nasty Soap-a-thon is a fundraising event to help us bring DN back every year. We thank you for your support!