Category Archives: First Nation Comedian

National Aboriginal Day – First Nation Comedian set to perform

Candy Palmater is Canada’s funniest Aboriginal stand up comedian on the circuit today, just ask all who know her, who are her fans, and all of the country, she is a force to be reckoned with on the stage.

Tonight and tomorrow night Candy will be performing a rare full one hour set of pure, raw, hilarious comedy.  She is performing at The Glooscap Heritage Annex in Milbrook, just outside Truro. Poster National Aboriginal Week

Then on Friday Morning she will be performing for CBC Radio in Halifax for the Multicutural Festival, be sure to head down to the event for this, you don;t want to miss.

HAPPY NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY June 21st, 2013

Canadian Aboriginal Comedian, Actor, Speaker, Host

Candy Palmater is a Canadian Icon, she is known in the Canadian scene as an all around Entertainer.  She is a stand up comedian, and TV Host of her own National Variety TV Show on the Aboriginal People Television Network, ( APTN), currently wrapping up filming her 4th Season, with 13 episodes. Candy has acted on Season 4 of Call Me Fitz before filming her own TV series, and has just been on set of Thom Fitzgerald’s new TV series, Sex and Violence for OUT TV.  With a week rest, she is off to Toronto for some work, meetings and Hosting a massive outdoor surprise!  While currently writing on a NEW Dramady series with a Development deal for APTN, called The Pink Indian.

Candy Palmater is an Actor, Comedian, TV Host, Event Host, Mistress of Ceremonies and she has an activist side as well.  She is a Gay rights activist, Aboriginal rights activist, Education activist with First nation Youth, and she delivers the most compelling Motivational and Inspiring Keynote speeches all across the country.  She can make you laugh and cry all in one speech, at the same time delivering powerful message of one love, inclusiveness and education.

Candy also puts on powerful workshops, mostly educational and informational workshops around Aboriginal History.

Bring Candy to your events, Expos, private or corporate events, symposiums, stages, concerts, meetings, or where ever you may need some Prime Entertainment,  keynote speaker and host for your needs.  Contact us today, by clicking here.

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What to do in Halifax in April 2013?!

We have you covered!  Living in the Maritimes everyone knows about the hit National Televsion series The Candy Show, that shows the rest of the world our Canadian Talented Musicians, Performers and our one and only funny woman, Stand up Comedian Candy Palmater – Creator/ Writer of The Candy Show.   Candy Palmater is a Halifax based Comedian that travels all over the country to sold out shows for her unique and dynamic style of Stand up comedy.  Each Episode Candy delivers killer sets, and attending the LIVE to tape Production is even better!  ( Some material cannot be on TV, if you get my drift)

It is no wonder The Candy Show has a Canadian Screen Nomination so early in the TV series career, and Candy Palmater has an East Coast Music Nomination for Media Person of the Year (ECMA).  This is a big love fest. Melding the ultimate Entertainment together for 7 nights of high energy Television Producing, with a killer jammed pack audience each night of filming, people talk about this event for months afterwards.  With 3 Seasons under Candy’s belt and now going into a 4th Season this April, with even more Episodes than ever, the line up of Guests is stellar!  So what are you doing this April in Halifax?

OFFICIAL POSTER Season 4:

The Candy Show Season 4 Poster
Season 4 Poster

 

To view the line up of Guests for Season 4, click here.

To be a Part of the Television Audience, click here for FREE tickets. Please note: ticket holders must be 19 +

Watch a NEW Episode of The Candy Show Season 3 every Wednesday night, on APTN and APTN HD Channels.

The Candy Show is filmed in Halifax, in front of a LIVE studio audience.

NEW Episode of The Candy Show, Season 3 – Wednesday March 13 on APTN

Hello wonderful people.

Phew, it has been a crazy past couple weeks. Halifax just hosted the 25th year of the ECMA’s ( East Coast Music Awards), and Candy hosted the 3 Late Night Molson stages, plus the First Nation Showcase. Candy was nominated for an ECMA 2013, for Media Person of the Year, for her promotion of East Coast Music with her national Television show, The Candy Show.

Candy attended the Canadian Screen Awards ( Gemini’s), since The Candy Show was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best Direction.  Candy also was a part of the National Televised Indspire Awards, performing a killer comedy set and stealing the show.  the televised event will be on 2 Networks, and we will keep you all posted for the airing of this Awards Show.

This Wednesday March 13th, 2013 is another NEW Episode of Season 3 on APTN and APTN HD Channels.  For times: check your service provider for airing times in your time zone, 11PM EST/ 12 midnight AST.

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You Missed the first 3 episodes of Season 3??? Not to worry, click here to watch now: APTN On Line

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Its Just Another Mani Monday – Comedian Candy Palmater loves her manicures

This week’s manicure look “Its Just Another Mani Monday”, needed to match up the Canadian Comedian’s gown for The Canadian Screen Awards, a.k.a Gemini Awards.  Have a look at the slide show at the design Candy Palmater chose to rock with her Award show attire.

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Its Just Another Mani Monday Details:

Sally Hansen Nail applique called “All Laced Up”

What is Happening this week?

It is East Coast Music Awards week.  The ECMA’s are in Halifax, and it is a busy week for Candy.  Candy Palmater has been nominated for an ECMA – media person of the year, with her National television show, The Candy Show.  The Candy Show has a Canadian Screen (Gemini) Nomination for Season 2, for best direction.  This is a great year so far for the Canadian Aboriginal Comedian!

Candy Palmater is hosting the 3 Molson late night stage Gala’s at the Delta Halifax.  For tickets to the show, go to the ECMA website.

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This Wednesday on Season 3 of The Candy Show w/ Comedian Candy Palmater

Wednesday February 27th – The Candy Show, episode with: TV Host/ Comedian Candy Palmater w/ Guests: Brandon Johnson & Blake Francis ( East Coast Music), and w/ Halifax Circus Performering Juggling, Mike Hirschbach & Brodie Champion., on APTN and APTN HD Channels. Check your service provider for exact airing times in  your time zone. 12 midnight AST , 11PM EST, 10PM CST, 9PM MST, 8PM PST.

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The Candy Show is filmed in front of a live studio audience.  Filmed/ Produced in Halifax, Nova Scotia by Fancy Shoes TV INC., a partnership with Candy Palmater and Johanna Eliot of Ocean Entertainment.

SEASON 4 – For FREE tickets to the taping of this Award Nominated National variety Television series, please email: info@thecandyshow.com  (Must be 19 years +)

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Season 3 Launch Party – hosted by Canadian Comedian, Candy Palmater

Last night was the Season 3 premiere of The Candy Show., on APTN and APTN HD channels.  Aboriginal Comedian hosts her own National Variety TV series with Musical guests, East Coast Artists and Performers….. and stand up comedy by the host, Candy Palmater.

To start the night off a big launch party was held at Michael’s bar & Grill on Young Street in Halifax, Nova Scotia. ( Halifax is where The Candy Show is filmed).   The night was filled of love, friends, family, press and fabulous fans.  Many Thank you’s go out to each and every person that came, for sharing this wonderful night with us.  A special big THANKS goes to the music artists that performed: Christine Campbell, Chris Martin and Like A Motorcycle. ( all of who will be guests on Season 4). Please enjoy the photographs. ** Photographs taken by Stoo Metz – Stoodio** 

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Did you miss the Season premiere on TV last night? Not to worry, watch it on line at the Network here APTN

For a sneak peak of the Guests who are on Season 3, and their air dates: Click Here

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NEWS:

Off The Leash writer, Jeremy Webb’s take from attending the Season 3 launch party this week. Click here for article

The Candy Show Season 3 Premiere TONIGHT – Canadian Comedian Candy Palmater

Tonight is the big night.  Aboriginal Comedian, Candy Palmater,  gears up for Season 3 with a Launch Party at Michael’s in Halifax.   Are you ready for another exciting Season with more Episodes?

Season 3 Premiere of the Hit and Award nominated National Variety TV Series, The Candy Show   on APTN and APTN HD Channels.  Featuring: Canadian Aboriginal Comedian Candy Palmater (Host), and the Music of International renowned Rap/ Hip Hop artists “Three Sheet”   and International renowned, Award winning Mi’Kmaq Drum group “Eastern Eagle”  

                   

The Candy Show is filmed in Halifax, by Fancy Shoes TV INC.  A partnership with Candy Palmater and Johanna Eliot of Ocean Entertainment.

The Candy Show is filmed in front of a LIVE studio audience.

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Thank you for your continued support Candy and Candy Show fans!

 

 

Its Just Another Mani Monday

Good Monday everyone.  Its Just Another Mani Monday, and not just any Mani Monday, but a Holiday style from Incoco called “Peppermint Swirl”.  I like to rotate my weekly manicure with a nail applique one week then Nail polish the next.

Here is my look for this week.  Hope you enjoy!

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Happy Glittery Holiday, see  you next week.

 

 

Comedian for Christmas

Tis  the Season for laughter, fun and Christmas Parties.  Hire a Professional Comedian that will have you and all your guests laughing so hard you might find yourselves face down in the (non-alcoholic) punch bowl. haha. Candy Palmater is Canada’s favorite Humorist, and Aboriginal Comedic Story Teller. She is traveling across the country for a couple shows, but there are a few dates left in her calendar, book today

COMEDY STORIES

Dog Caught story                       Vagina Augmentation Bit

Native Comedy                           Tim Hortons Bit

Stupid People                             Spanx Bit

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