Winterfest

February 24, 2018

RBC Convention Centre, 375 York Ave., Winnipeg

Guest

The 404’s

The 404s are a touring group of improv performers based in the Canadian cities of Calgary, Edmonton, and Toronto. With their unique “geekprov” brand of improv comedy, they have been entertaining audiences all around Canada and the United States. Incorporating their wit, charm, pop culture knowledge, and a great deal of audience participation, The 404s make sure every show is memorable, interactive, and hilarious.

Events

The 404’s Present: All Ages Improvaganza!
Friday, July 21, 2017, 3:15 – 5:00 PM, Main Programming Room
Let The 404s kick off your Ai-Kon experience with a laugh filled joyride. They’ll use your suggestions to make scenes off the top of their heads using every ounce of Anime fandom knowledge they possess. And if you want to get in on the action, there may be a few games where they will call on your assistance to keep the show rolling.

The 404’s Present: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly (18+)
Friday, July 21, 2017, 11:15 PM – 12:15 AM, Presentation Theatre
Do you have burning question or situation that you need help with? Let The 404s assist with their own twisted form of an advice panel. They have several “specialist” that are ready to give you the type of advice you are searching for. You may get “Good” advice, potentially “Bad” advice, but most certainly lots of “Ugly” advice. Real, hypothetical or just down right strange, the advice given here is to be used at your own discretion.

The 404’s Present: Last Pants Standing (18+)
Saturday, July 22, 2017, 10:15 – 11:15 PM, Presentation Theatre
After the sun goes down, the comedy gets suggestive and the improvisors get “comfortable”. You hold the power over The 404s in this 18+ panel, as you decide who will lose their pants next. Who will be the Last Pants Standing? Come check out the show and choose the victor. Also, stay to the very end for a special game reserved for only the most daring of improvisor.

The 404’s Present: The Missing Episode of ???
Sunday, July 23, 2017, 4:00 – 5:00 PM, Main Programming Room
You thought you’ve seen every episode, read every manga, heard every fan theory but there are some things you were just not meant to see. Luckily The 404s are here to recreate the Missing Episode of your favourite animes. Come watch and let The 404s know which animes you would like to see them make up on the spot.