Virginie Fortin, BA’08, will be making her Just for Laughs comedy festival debut on July 17.
Fortin landed the gig last March, when she beat out more than 100 other contestants on En route vers mon premier gala Juste pour rire, a reality television show. La Presse called Fortin – whose act doesn’t rely on common tropes like sex and family life – a “pure stand-up comedian.” She is known for her calm on-stage disposition.
The gala in which Fortin is slated to appear will be hosted by Emmanuel Bilodeau, a well-known Quebec actor and comic.
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