FAQ

What’s Montreal Sketchfest?
The Montreal Sketchfest is an annual celebration of sketch comedy assembly by Le Nouveau International, a not-profit arts company that resides at Théâtre Ste-Catherine. Since its inception in 2006, the festival has welcomed over 300 troupes from all over the world.

When and where will the festival be held?
The 15th edition of the festival will take place from April 30th to May 9th, 2020 at venues around Montreal including Theatre Sainte-Catherine Café Bar and Montreal Improv.

What kinds of groups/shows are you looking for?
All kinds! From veteran sketch troupes to absolute beginners, we’d love to see what you’ve got to offer. Whether you’re local, from the other side of the world, performing in French, English, or without language, we’re into it.

Who is Le Nouveau International? WHO ARE YOU?
Le Nouveau International is a non-profit arts organization focused on performance, officially founded in 2009, though its productions were performed as early as 2001. Check out everything about us here.

How do I get involved?
We need volunteers so very badly! Email us at montrealsketchfest@gmail.com – we promise you fun and good time. As a patron? Buy a pass or individual tickets to our 2020 shows !

When will your 2020 lineup be announced?
Coming soon…:P

Still have more questions?
Great – Send them to montrealsketchfest@gmail.com.