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Table Scraps

Take away the chicken, take away the dim sum, but don’t take away the funny.

Montréal, QC
7.29 (163)

Week #1 Show Teaser Table Scraps

A hilarious sketch comedy show exploring the interactions between patrons & employees in the restaurant industry.

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Based on real-life absurd encounters, experienced working in an array of food service and hospitality establishments, these sketches take us to various restaurants, bistros and cafés across the country. With a flair for diversity as the setting alternates between Canadian cities, the sharp dry wit is never served up the same way twice.

Servers, managers, cooks, busboys, dishwashers, locals, tourists, customers young and old all pay a visit to add a little spice to this tasty dish.

A little sweet, a little savoury, never predictable.


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Rachel Ames

Showrunner, Writer

Rachel Ames
Writer/Executive Producer/ Editor/ Colourist/Actor
Born and raised in New Brunswick and a NBCC Woodstock alumna, Rachel began working as a Bartender and Server eight years ago. Much like many other Canadian Restaurant employees, she has been pursuing a career in the film industry within both, Toronto and Montréal.

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Marketing / Social, Talent

A graduate of the Second City Improv program (Toronto), Sal is a trained Stage Actor, Improviser, Puppeteer and Voiceover Actor. Look for him in multiple independent projects in 2015 --Comedy and Drama-- to add to his diverse repertoire.

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Kathy Slamen

Director, Editor

Kathy Slamen is a photographer/writer/director/actor/improviser/dreamer/bipolar rambler aspiring to make the world a better place, one laugh, or giggle at a time. A award winning, graduate with Distinction of the Mel Hoppenheim school of Cinema, she brings a wealth of TV, Film, & theater experience to this project & looks forward to being part of such an exciting project.

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Ratings & Reviews

Ratings (163)

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Reviews (35)

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    Sheldon O.
    posted 10 years ago

    Found your video a little boring and dull this week same with week 6, your second clip was better than the first
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    Holly A.
    posted 10 years ago

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    Sue S.
    posted 10 years ago

    Is sketch comedy suitable for sit coms?
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    Susan H.
    posted 10 years ago

    All talk no story.
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    Elisabeth N.
    posted 10 years ago

    That was really funny!
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    Jane F.
    posted 10 years ago

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    gail l.
    posted 10 years ago

    Very funny stuff.
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    Karen G.
    posted 10 years ago

    I love it!
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    Rebecca L.
    posted 10 years ago

    This is great.. Funny!
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    Brandon C.
    posted 10 years ago

    Very relatable.
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    John A.
    posted 10 years ago

    The best by far!!
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    Richard C.
    posted 10 years ago

    Love it!
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    Anita M.
    posted 10 years ago

    Can't wait to see more
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    Mathew L.
    posted 10 years ago

    I can't wait to see this. Great Montreal talent!
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    Franco D.
    posted 10 years ago

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    roger v.
    posted 10 years ago

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    ian w.
    posted 10 years ago

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    Denise D.
    posted 10 years ago

    Funny, cheeky. I like what I've seen so far.
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    david a.
    posted 10 years ago

    service please
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    jamieson s.
    posted 10 years ago

    Can't wait to see the series! Don't let this contest stop you regardless! Make it happen, no matter what! Great job!
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    Lori F.
    posted 10 years ago

    I work in the service industry and love the humour in this series! I can relate a lot!!! Really want to see more!
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    John M.
    posted 10 years ago

    what a fantastic idea !!!!
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    jacob g.
    posted 10 years ago

    This is great as jayme's fiance i am truly impressed with this great work Rachel Ames.
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    Sheila N.
    posted 10 years ago

    Can relate to much of the comedy! Great work!
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    Joanne H.
    posted 10 years ago

    More, more, more!
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    Andrea A.
    posted 10 years ago

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    Jolyane B.
    posted 10 years ago

    Great work! Loved it!
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    Kathy S.
    posted 10 years ago

    its funny. No, watch it a second time. it gets funnier!
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    RoseMarie S.
    posted 10 years ago

    Love it! Well done, creative and imaginative, and really funny! Want to see more - love the characters.
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    Michelle G.
    posted 10 years ago

    Funny! Totally relatable for anyone who has worked in the industry.
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    Annabelle J.
    posted 10 years ago

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    Marquise B.
    posted 10 years ago

    Great work. Very funny. Like the potential of the show. Restaurant are for sure a source of comedy with all the interaction possible between clients, employees and bosses. You guys are amazing. Congrats!
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    Liz G.
    posted 10 years ago

    Great job guys!
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    Jill M.
    posted 10 years ago

    Can't wait to see the whole thing. This looks great :)
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    Jayme G.
    posted 10 years ago

    Love it. This is hilarious and very well put together.
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