My interview with Jessica Holmes—funny woman, mom, and all-around awesome human being—begins with a joke. The Royal Canadian Air Farce cast member delivers a quip that "always gets a reaction from my kids," with a punch line that involves Holmes making a fart noise as two tomatoes meet their maker … [Read more...]
What Makes Funny Woman Jessica Holmes Laugh?
I had a chance to chat with comedian Jessica Holmes whom I consider the "mutha" of everything funny, which is perfect because Mother's Day is on all our minds this week. We caught up with her recently at the Ovarian Cancer of Canada's Love Her Event in Toronto and she's as warm and friendly as all … [Read more...]
Who’s afraid of the big bad witch? Apparently not the kids at The Wizard of OZ!
I've entered into the wacky world of Ross Petty Productions with my kids in tow (two boys ages 7 and 11). It's quickly apparent that this is NOT the Wizard of OZ that I'm use to. We were told that WOOHOOS and BOOS were encouraged at this year's hilarious stage production and it definitely doesn't … [Read more...]