JFL42, presented by Air Canada in association with SiriusXM takes place in Toronto from September 22 to October 1, 2016 and will feature eight headliners and 42 comedy acts. The eight headliners performing at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts include Jim Gaffigan, Trevor Noah, Jim Jefferies, Anthony Jeselnik, Roseanne Barr, Tig Notaro, Demetri Martin, and Chris D’Elia.
Other acts include Kumail Nanjiani, the star of HBO’s Silicon Valley; Sinbad; Jake and Amir, hosts of If I Were You podcast; Dana Gould, executive producer of The Simpsons, Gary Gulman; Corinne Fisher and Krystyna Hutchinson; W. Kamau Bell; and Rachid Badouri.
This year, JFL42 adds ComedyCon, which is taking place September 23-25 and September 30 – October 1, 2016 and include cast panels, In Conversations with headliners Jim Jefferies, Trevor Noah, Anthony Jeselnik, Tig Notaro, Chris D’Elia and Margaret Cho, Craig Robinson, and Natasha Leggero. It will also feature podcasts, including The Todd Barry Podcast and The Dork Forest podcast with special guest, Maria Bamford. Here’s your chance to get up-close with your favourite comedians at The Second City. These events are only available through the ComedyCon or VIP Pass options.
Other JFL42 acts appearing in Toronto include Maria Bamford, Craig Robinson, Jim Norton, Natasha Leggero, Margaret Cho, Dan Harmon, Neal Brennan, Ronny Chieng, Todd Barry, Nick Thune, Hasan Minhaj, Ron Funches, Andy Kindler, Big Jay Oakerson, Cameron Esposito, Nate Bargatze, Ian Edwards, Beth Stelling, Jackie Kashian, Jak Knight, Langston Kerman, Matt Bellassai, Thomas Dale, Derek Seuin, Matt Billon, Jordan Welwood, K Trevor Wilson, DeAnne Smith, Mark Forward, Amanda Brooke Perrin, Sabrina Jalees and The Flirty Boys.
Passes and tickets to JFL42 in Toronto are on sale now. Festival passes are $54.50 to $299 (excluding service charges). Single tickets range from $32.50 to $65.50 (excluding service charges). Purchase passes and tickets at JFL42.