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The Three Sisters

139 Cowgate
Maggie's Front Room : AUG 4-28 at 21:00 (60 min) - Pay What You Can


Vanlord is a lens into the intriguing world of vanlife told by a guy who lives out of vehicles in North America, the United Kingdom and Australia. That's right, he's got real estate all over the world.

After winning Ottawa's Up and Coming Stand Up Comedian Award early in his career, Matt hit the road indefinitely and came to the realization that there's no point paying rent to live in a stranger's place, when you can just park outside of it for free.

Why pay a landlord, when you can be a Vanlord?

His unique lifestyle that he shares on his popular youtube channel Matt Watson Comedy has gotten him featured in New York's Business Insider in the States and ABC News in Australia. He's performed at Just For Laughs 42, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the International Glasgow Comedy Festival, the Aberdeen Comedy Festival, the Perth International Arts Festival, the Adelaide Fringe Festival, The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, and can be heard on Sirius XM Satellite Radio.

So if believe anything if possible, come and see this show about why it's worth trading a little bit of discomfort for endless possibilities.

“Well-versed in the art of the joke."

-ABC News

“Finds joy in simplicity"

-Business Insider

“Unique, honest and incredibly funny.”

-Lafflines Comedy Club

“Never disappoints.”

-Jake Hirsch Entertainment

“Fantastic comedic storyteller, not one to miss.”

-Punchlines Comedy Club

"⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Good Canadian fun."

-Laugh Lounge Comedy Club

“Great comic and a greater person.”

-Crickets Comedy Club

“Great spontaneous material”

-The Chesterville Record

"Witty with big energy.”

-The Stand


“Do yourself a favour and see his show.”

-Absolute Comedy

"An accomplished storyteller and a born comedian. You'll laugh and you'll want more!"

-Monkey Barrel

“An absolute solid international road comic! Looking forward to having him back in town!"



”Charming and witty.”

-The Laugh Shop

This year we have two entry methods: Free & Unticketed or Pay What You Can
Free & Unticketed: Entry to a show is first-come, first served at the venue - just turn up and then donate to the show in the collection at the end.
Pay What You Can: For these shows you can book a ticket to guarantee entry and choose your price from the Fringe Box Office, up to 30 mins before a show. After that all remaining space is free at the venue on a first-come, first-served bases. Donations for walk-ins at the end of the show.