Photos: Just for Laughs galas

 

Photos of comics performing at the 2013 Just for Laughs English-language galas in Montreal.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">American actress and comedian Whitney Cummings performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. (</div>
 

American actress and comedian Whitney Cummings performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. (

Photograph by: John Kenney, The Gazette

 
<div id="page1">American actress and comedian Whitney Cummings performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. (</div>
American actress and comedian Whitney Cummings takes the stage as host of the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013.
Montreal-area comedian Derek Seguin earned a standing ovation for his set during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
American actress and comedian  Whitney Cummings simulates male sexual arousal during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013.
Veteran American comedian Tom Papa performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
Bridget Everett brought the ninth Just for Laughs gala to a wild and ribald close at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
American comedian Neal Brennan performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
Bridget Everett got intimate with one front row attendee of the ninth Just for Laughs gala that she closed at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
American actress and comedian Whitney Cummings put in a high-energy hosting set for of the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013.
American comedian Damien Lemon performs his set during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
American comedian Dov Davidoff performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
U.K.-based Canadian comedian Katherine Ryan does her set at the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings. (
American comedian Jim Norton does a set where he talked about attending a friend's child's circumcision during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013. It was hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings.
American actress and comedian Whitney Cummings performs during the ninth Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier in Place des Arts in Montreal Sunday, July 28, 2013.
American comedy star Sarah Silverman hosts a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier of Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was gala number 8 of the festival.
American comedian Kyle Kinane performs during a Just for Laughs gala hosted by American comedy star Sarah Silverman at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier of Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was gala number 8 of the festival.
American comic Tig Notaro performs during a Just for Laughs gala hosted by American comedy star Sarah Silverman at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier of Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was gala number 8 of the festival.
Canadians, including sports commentator Don Cherry, were skewered by American comedy star Sarah Silverman whose pull-no-punches style was in form at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier of Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013 as she hosted a Just for Laughs gala. This was the 8th gala of the festival.
Kyle Dunnigan appears as alter ego Craig Pullin during a Just for Laughs gala hosted by American comedy star Sarah Silverman at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier of Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was gala number 8 of the festival.
Australian comic Wil Anderson appears during a Just for Laughs gala hosted by American comedy star Sarah Silverman at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier of Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was gala number 8 of the festival.
Just for Laughs gala host, American comedy icon Joan Rivers, at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
Canadian comic team Colin & Brad (Colin Mochrie, left, and Brad Sherwood) during their performance at a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
American comic Tom Papa does a bit on smokers as he performs at a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
American comic Lynne Koplitz performs at a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
American comic Jen Kirkman talks about hair extensions during her performance at a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
Canadian comic Laurie Elliott during her performance at a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
Australian comedian Josh Thomas does a Jack Benny gesture during a Just for Laughs gala at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
Just for Laughs gala host, American comedy icon Joan Rivers, at the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts in Montreal Saturday, July 27, 2013. This was the 7th gala of the festival.
Kristin Chenoweth performs as she opens the 5th Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Friday, July 26, 2013.
Zubruso performs during the 5th Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Friday, July 26, 2013.
Nate Bargatze performs during the 5th Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Friday, July 26, 2013.
Kathy Griffin left, surprises Kristin Chenoweth right, on stage during the 5th Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Friday, July 26, 2013.
Steve Patterson performs during the 5th Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Friday, July 26, 2013.
Eddie Izzard  performs during thethe United Nations of comedy, Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
Montrealer Jay Baruchel opens the first Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
Moshe Kasher performs during the first Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
Graham Chittenden performs during the first Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
Bo Burnham  performs during the first Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
Eddie Izzard  performs during the United Nations of comedy, Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
Montrealer Jay Baruchel opens the first Just for Laughs gala at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts in Montreal, on Thursday, July 25, 2013.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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