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Hit with a Rock

A St. John's based skit show that has a unique twist on humour.

St. john's, NL
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7.68 (335)

Week #1 Show Teaser Hit with a Rock

30 second trailer for our pilot show, featuring a number of sketches and actors.

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Synopsis

A late night sketch comedy with a unique twist on humour. Based in St. John's Newfoundland, "Hit with a Rock" displays the skill and talents of local actors and musicians of those living here. Our goal is to expose the world to our culture and comedy in the strangest ways possible.

Team

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Matthew Stirling

Producer, Marketing / Social

Born and raised in Pasadena Newfoundland, a small town kid with some deep media roots. Happy and excited about new avenues to create and grow, I have travelled abroad, took risks and learned from my mistakes. Humbled by opportunities and chances to learn new things. I smile too much and speak my mind while making the most of any situation.

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Huan Yu

Showrunner, Marketing / Social

Huan has studied film and theater at Memorial University of Newfoundland in the past 2 years; she has great passion in creating original art works as well as encouraging young artists in the community. She has done a few theater shows now in the past 2 years, and now she is working with her fellow young artist to bring the community project onto the big screen

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Aaron Hickey

Writer, Talent

I am an actor/writer who has been involved with the Hit with a Rock Comedy troup for several years now. I have performed with the group in live stage productions as well as in many of our films and video skits. I have written the majority of the groups material and have loved every minute of being involved with this very talented and hilarious group of people

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Ratings & Reviews

Ratings (335)

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Reviews (50)

  • Sheldon's Photo

    Sheldon O.
    posted 3 years ago

    Didn't like it, lost interest 1/2 way
  • Susan's Photo

    Susan H.
    posted 3 years ago

    Not feeling it, it needs legs.
  • Dakota's Photo

    Dakota H.
    posted 3 years ago

    Best!
  • Ryan's Photo

    Ryan P.
    posted 3 years ago

    Awesome!!
  • JP's Photo

    JP R.
    posted 3 years ago

    Well done!
  • David's Photo

    David P.
    posted 3 years ago

    totally awesome wow what a great teaser. total talent!!!!
  • Mark's Photo

    Mark P.
    posted 3 years ago

    looks like fun but what is it?
  • Joseph's Photo

    Joseph R.
    posted 3 years ago

    I really love the name Hit With A Rock. From what I can tell, it's like Beachcombers meets Seinfeld with a little bit of The Office mixed into one, but I'd love to see a few more missions to get a better understanding of where you're going to go with it.
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    Kelly M.
    posted 3 years ago

    A bit juvenile at points, but tolerable.
  • Geraldine's Photo

    Geraldine F.
    posted 3 years ago

    Best I seen so far! Good job guy! Keep it coming !
  • Rosendo's Photo

    Rosendo H.
    posted 3 years ago

    hi
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    David R.
    posted 3 years ago

    I think this is one of the few projects with potential! Best of luck!!
  • Robert's Photo

    Robert P.
    posted 3 years ago

    Interested in what you guys have to offer, Sketch comedy needs a come back here in Canada! Good luck!
  • Katelyn's Photo

    Katelyn H.
    posted 3 years ago

    Can't stop laughing! Keep it coming! :)
  • Dick's Photo

    Dick B.
    posted 3 years ago

    Weird, offbeat humour. I dig it.
  • John's Photo

    John M.
    posted 3 years ago

    This looks amazing!
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    abby h.
    posted 3 years ago

    I really like you guys style ! though tough competition out there, best of luck to you all
  • Maureen's Photo

    Maureen M.
    posted 3 years ago

    Funny. Loved the short, quick shots in the clip. Able to show a lot of different personalities in a quirky but put together piece. I love Newfoundland.
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    Wanda P.
    posted 3 years ago

    these guys have a funny bone. there is talent in their bones. appear so relaxed and natural. good for them for trying to make their dream become a reality
  • Juanita's Photo

    Juanita b.
    posted 3 years ago

    Hilarious!
  • Nathan's Photo

    Nathan S.
    posted 3 years ago

    This comedy group brings the kind of humour that will last through the ages. The actor Ryan Pittman makes me laugh over and over and over again
  • Hannah's Photo

    Hannah M.
    posted 3 years ago

    i like the name ! and good luck
  • Darlene's Photo

    Darlene H.
    posted 3 years ago

    LOVE IT! Looking good guys =D
  • Julie's Photo

    Julie B.
    posted 3 years ago

    that was cringe-worthy.
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    Anthea W.
    posted 3 years ago

    Very funny! Can't wait to see some more craziness from these guys!
  • Kelly's Photo

    Kelly Y.
    posted 3 years ago

    Love these guys! Side splitting and strange humour always gets me.
  • Joshua's Photo

    Joshua F.
    posted 3 years ago

    These guys are amazing. Haven't seen anything as consistent or well performed since Royal Canadian Air Farce!
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    Sam B.
    posted 3 years ago

    This trailer was pretty hard to follow. But I like the title
  • Morgan's Photo

    Morgan L.
    posted 3 years ago

    Good luck guys
  • Jordan's Photo

    Jordan Y.
    posted 3 years ago

    Definitely a unique but awesome humour
  • Mary Ann's Photo

    Mary Ann F.
    posted 3 years ago

    I do not get it.
  • Andrew's Photo

    Andrew T.
    posted 3 years ago

    Great job b'ys, can't wait to see what you do with the challenges - Andrew from What's On? (NLUnite)
  • Jason's Photo

    Jason A.
    posted 3 years ago

    Good stuff! Much love from the wharfs of PEI
  • Matt's Photo

    Matt L.
    posted 3 years ago

    Hilarious! I love their humor! These guys guys deserve to go all the way!
  • Stephen's Photo

    Stephen P.
    posted 3 years ago

    The teaser leaves a lot to the imagination, and I have a feeling the talent can come through with some serious comedy!
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    logan j.
    posted 3 years ago

    Funny teaser, wish there is more !
  • Linda's Photo

    Linda E.
    posted 3 years ago

    totally there with this. wow
  • Jake's Photo

    Jake R.
    posted 3 years ago

    Really like what I saw, just wish it could have been longer to show more. Keep up the good work.
  • Margaret's Photo

    Margaret H.
    posted 3 years ago

    So excited for you all!! Good luck!
    Ps. love everything ye have done so far!
  • Rebecca's Photo

    Rebecca M.
    posted 3 years ago

    Great storie lines with fantastic actors to portray the wide array of characters
  • Robby's Photo

    Robby A.
    posted 3 years ago

    Wish I could see a little more =D
    Here's hoping for the top 50!
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    Gordina H.
    posted 3 years ago

    Awesome :0
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    Ani B.
    posted 3 years ago

    I'm a little biased because I got to have a tiny part in a couple of skits before I went back to teaching...but... I know how hard this group works, how talented they are and how funny/quirky the show is. I was gonna be modest and give it a 9 but I really think it deserves to be seen so...10 it's a 10. :)
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    Martin P.
    posted 3 years ago

    It's good to see more comedy happening within Newfoundland and Labrador! Hit With A Rock promises what every comedy group should aim to achieve: laughs, entertainment, and yet, intelligent design/writing with evocative subject-matter. Keep going guys!
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    Brian T.
    posted 3 years ago

    Are you allowed a longer trailer? If so, edit a longer commercial with more of your stuff! I know I've seen a few of your videos online, so make the best of the time you have! I really like the execution on the hot-dog sketch; it gets rather silly and I hope every other sketch holds up as well. You guys are going to be facing stiff competition, because sketch comedy is a broad swathe. So keep on your toes and good luck - you're way better than the other sketch-comedy offering from NL!
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    lynn w.
    posted 3 years ago

    funny show
  • Dustin's Photo

    Dustin L.
    posted 3 years ago

    This is awesome and should Def be on TV.
  • micheal's Photo

    micheal s.
    posted 3 years ago

    amazing!!:)
  • Evan's Photo

    Evan W.
    posted 3 years ago

    Looks promising. Wish the trailer showed me more.
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    Kyla F.
    posted 3 years ago

    Hit With A Rock be all like, "We don't need to use the 90 seconds, bishes!" Five out of five hotdogs for brevity. :)
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