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Find out more about the Improvaneer Method here:
The Improvaneer Method



The World's First All Down Syndrome Improv Group

“The Improvaneers are a true team, confident in their ability to bring laughter and comedy into every scene they perform. Through imagination and audience participation, the Improvaneers created a show that kept everyone engaged and laughing in their seats. While doing what they love, the Improvaneers prove that entertainment comes from those with all abilities. We were all thoroughly spellbound!”

— Megan Smith, The Arc of Ohio, Program & Events Coordinator

On March 9th 2023, DASC will host a fundraising event, “LaughAbility!” It will be an evening featuring performances by comedians with disabilities, taking place at the Westin Nova Scotian.


This is the first major fundraising event DASC has held in nearly a decade, and we are very excited to bring this new concept to Atlantic Canada!

What: A night of barrier-busting comedy and great food

When: 9 March 2023, 7pm, doors open at 6:30

Where: The Westin Nova Scotian

How much: $100 per person

Josh Menchions

Josh Menchions is a stand-up comedian, focusing on spreading awareness of the troubles of being disabled in St. John's, Newfoundland and works with the community to make a positive change. Josh Menchions is also the co-founder of The Birch INC. A social enterprise-based company focused on modernizing the accessibility of St. John's and the province of Newfoundland.

Find out more about Josh by visiting:



59 Dorey Ave

902-468-6606 x 227

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