Blazing Saddles tour

Cedric Newman and Chris Quigley at Trailside—Dec 6

Two of Canada’s top comics, Cedric Newman and Chris Quigley, are bringing their Blazing Saddles tour to Charlottetown. Hosted by local comedian Katherine Cairns, the show will be on stage at Trailside Music Hall on December 6 at 8 pm.

Cedric Newman
Chris Quigley

Jamaican-born comedian Cedric Newman has been performing stand-up comedy coast-to-coast and selling out venues for over 20 years. He has performed on television for CBC’s Halifax Comedy Festival, and he competed with his son on CTV’s Amazing Race Canada. 

Chris Quigley has worked as a professional stand-up comedian across the country for over 30 years, delighting audiences and selling out shows from clubs to festivals. He has also appeared on CTV’s Comedy Now.

Katherine Cairns got her start in stand-up in 2019. Since then she has opened for professional comedians including Patrick Ledwell, Mike Wilmot, Tim Nutt, and Nathan MacIntosh. She has been nominated twice for CBC’s Hubcap Amateur Competition, showcased twice for Just For Laughs, and has twice written for the Debaters (she has a thing about the number two). Most recently, she appeared as James Mullinger’s wife in the Bell Fibe sitcom Brit Out Of Water. 

Tickets for the Charlottetown show can be purchased online at