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Matt Wright

Matt Wright is a proud Newfoundlander and a JUNO Award-nominated comedian, writer, actor and director.

Matt has appeared on two Just for Laughs Galas, CBC’s The Debaters, and The Winnipeg Comedy Festival among others. As a television writer, Matt has written for five seasons on This Hour Has 22 Minutes.  

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Clare Belford

Clare got her comedy start in Edmonton, where she quickly became a staple of the scene. She has spent the last five years in Toronto, honing her craft, until recently taking the next logical career step: moving to Moncton.


Her well-crafted writing and authentic delivery has made her a favourite amongst peers and audiences alike, and has allowed her to perform in clubs and in many festivals, including Just For Laughs 42, the Halifax Comedy Festival, and North By Northeast. Clare is signed with Canada's premiere comedy label, Comedy Records, and is featured regularly on Sirius XM.

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Shawn Hogan

Originally from Mill River, Shawn has spent the last decade performing across Canada.  He is proud to have produced and hosted the Hangover Cure Comedy Show, which made its Just For Laughs Festival debut last year. 

Recently Shawn was a featured comedian on CBC Radio’s “Laugh Out Loud” and made his second consecutive national television appearance at the Halifax Comedy Festival.


Fiddlers' Sons

Fiddlers' Sons is an award winning Island folk music group. The band features storyteller, author and three time Music PEI Male Vocalist of the year Eddy Quinn, singer songwriter and guitarist John B Webster, fiddling veterinarian Dr Courtney Hogan-Chandler and multi-instrumentalist, singer and step dancer Keelin Wedge. Together the group plays a mix of Island music at it's best with lots of toe tapping tunes, local stories, heartfelt ballads and a few laughs for good measure. 

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Michael Pendergast

Local entertainer Michael Pendergast has played a party for five year olds and another for a one hundred and five year old on the same week and that doesn’t happen in many places outside of PEI. Proud of his Island roots, Mike loves the rhythm and stories of this province and that is reflected in his performing style and the songs he writes. 

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Shine On!

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