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Occurs on Tuesday October 10 2023

Approximate running time: 1 hour and 30 minutes


Highland Arts Theatre
40 Bentinck Street
Sydney NS B1P 1G2

Event Notes


Comedy's Enter-Trainer Brian Patafie presents FUNNY AS PUCK

Brian Patafie grew up in Greenwood Nova Scotia in the beautiful Annapolis Valley. Years later following his University graduation he ventured out for the next 44 years working as an athletic trainer in both the professional hockey and the junior hockey industry including stints with the AHL Nova Scotia Voyageurs and the Moncton Golden Flames. After retiring in 2021 Brian followed his first love and became a standup comedian and since that time he has performed in clubs and theatres all over North America.

In October of 2022 he rached what he calls the pinnacle of his new career when he was the Featured act for Comedy Sensation Christine Fekete on her "What The Fekete Tour" an eight city, twelve show tour through the United Kingdom. On Tuesday October 10th Brian along with Christine and the Pride of Venezuela Hector Rivas take to the stage at the Highland Arts Theatre in Sydney Nova Scotia for The Funny As Puck Tour Atlantic Edition, ninety minutes of continuous laughter about their lives in general and Brian will mix in a bit of hockey.

Highland Arts Theatre - Sydney

Date - October 10th, 2023 Doors - 7pm / Show 7:30pm

Ticket Prices: Advanced Admission: $25 + Service Fee Day Of Admission: $30 + Service Fee


COVID-19 Protocols will be in place as per NS Public Health Guidelines at the time. Please note: we are currently selling at full capacity, however we may have to redistribute seating to allow for physical distancing if deemed necessary by NS Public Health. The performance will be open to full capacity with no physical distancing.

We developed several enhanced safety protocols reviewed by public health, occupational health and safety at the Department of Labour and Advanced Education and Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage.

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