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BIO: Joan Rivers was born June 8, 1933, in Brooklyn, New York. Her big break came in 1965. A booking on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson turned Joan's career around, and she became an instant hit. Her f... (read more...)

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The Joan Rivers Tribute Show THE BITCH IS BACK, Starring Joe Posa The Joan Rivers Tribute Show THE BITCH IS BACK, Starring Joe Posa
by BWW News Desk - July 23, 2016

Celebrity Management Presents, for three nights only: The Joan Rivers Tribute Show 'The Bitch is Back', starring Joe Posa as Joan Rivers with Comedy writer and 'Fashion Police' Executive Producer, Tony Tripoli. The Provincetown Theater, August 19 though August 21.... (more...)
Happy 50ISH! to Return to NYC at The Triad This August Happy 50ISH! to Return to NYC at The Triad This August
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2016

HAPPY 50ish!, the mid-life musical comedy is back by popular demand, beginning August 12, 2016 at The Triad (158 West 72nd Street).... (more...)
Comedy Works Larimer Square to Welcome George Lopez for 35-Year Celebration Comedy Works Larimer Square to Welcome George Lopez for 35-Year Celebration
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2016

Since opening its doors in 1981, Comedy Works has been Denver's premier destination for the very best in stand-up comedy and is championed by USA Today as one of the Top Five Comedy Clubs in the country.... (more...)
MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY to Play George Street Playhouse, 9/8-10/2 MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY to Play George Street Playhouse, 9/8-10/2
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2016

Brad Zimmerman's hit comedy My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is coming to New Brunswick's George Street Playhouse for a four-week engagement, September 8 through October 2. Part standup, part theatrical, My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is the story of one man's struggle to fulfill his dream a... (more...)
Black Lives Matter! AFROS & ASS WHOOPINS Extends at Second City Hollywood Black Lives Matter! AFROS & ASS WHOOPINS Extends at Second City Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - July 09, 2016

Second City Hollywood is very proud of the diverse work in our community and this particular offering by Writer/Director, Dwayne Colbert, is something special.... (more...)
Don't Tell Mama to Host BROADWAY BOOZY BRUNCH Sundays Don't Tell Mama to Host BROADWAY BOOZY BRUNCH Sundays
by BWW News Desk - July 08, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, will be serving up special Broadway Boozy Brunches every Sunday starting July 10th!... (more...)
Mario Cantone & More Among Host & Contributors for FOX Stations' PAGE SIX TV Mario Cantone & More Among Host & Contributors for FOX Stations' PAGE SIX TV
by TV News Desk - July 07, 2016

The New York Post, in partnership with Endemol Shine North America and FOX Television Stations, announced today the host and contributors for 'PAGE SIX TV,' a daily television show modeled after 'Page Six,' the iconic gossip column and website.... (more...)
Gallagher's JOKE'S ON YOU COMEDY TOUR Coming to Washington Pavilion, 9/17 Gallagher's JOKE'S ON YOU COMEDY TOUR Coming to Washington Pavilion, 9/17
by BWW News Desk - July 06, 2016

The Washington Pavilion has announced that Gallagher's "Joke's on You Comedy Tour" will stop at the Washington Pavilion on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. featuring Gallagher and Artie Fletcher. ... (more...)
THE OFFICE's Jenna Fischer and More to Star in Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set! THE OFFICE's Jenna Fischer and More to Star in Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2016

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team of the world premiere of Steve Martin's new play METEOR SHOWER, an adult comedy, marking his welcome return to the Globe following the great success of Bright Star.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Brad Zimmerman Brings MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY to North Shore Center Photo Flash: Brad Zimmerman Brings MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY to North Shore Center
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2016

Brad Zimmerman's hit comedy My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is coming to Chicago for a four-week engagement July 7 through August 7 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077. One-part standup, one-part theatrical, My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is... (more...)
Scoop: JUST FOR LAUGHS STARRING HOWIE MANDEL on THE CW - Monday, July 11, 2016 Scoop: JUST FOR LAUGHS STARRING HOWIE MANDEL on THE CW - Monday, July 11, 2016
by - June 24, 2016

Get all the scoop on JUST FOR LAUGHS STARRING HOWIE MANDEL, airing on THE CW on Monday, July 11, 2016!... (more...)
Gay Stand Up Comedy Set for Punch Line San Francisco Gay Stand Up Comedy Set for Punch Line San Francisco
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2016

Ronn Vigh previously produced the wildly popular weekly comedy series 'Harvey's Funny Tuesdays' at Harvey's in the Castro for ten years. Funny Tuesdays quickly became a pillar of the Castro and comedy communities. It was a place where you could always expect the unexpected, whether it be a surprise ... (more...)
VIDEO: Melissa Rivers On Grieving Her Mother, Joan Rivers: It’s A Tough Process VIDEO: Melissa Rivers On Grieving Her Mother, Joan Rivers: It’s A Tough Process
by - June 16, 2016

She stopped by this morning TODAY and tells Kathie Lee and Hoda that the grieving process has been tough, but thanks the fans who frequently stop her to express their love. ... (more...)
Bruce Willis, Melissa Rivers & More Set for ABC's PEOPLE'S LIST, 6/18 Bruce Willis, Melissa Rivers & More Set for ABC's PEOPLE'S LIST, 6/18
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2016

PEOPLE'S LIST is the hour-long weekly program highlighting the biggest stories in pop culture, entertainment, lifestyle, human interest and news features, brings viewers up to speed on what they may have missed, plus gives viewers a sneak peek at the top stories people will be talking about in the w... (more...)
RESIDENT ALIEN to Play Seymour Centre RESIDENT ALIEN to Play Seymour Centre
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2016

Direct from its' season at Melbourne's fortyfivedownstairs, the Seymour Centre is proud to present Paul Capsis as Quentin Crisp in Resident Alien, as part of The Reginald Season from 12-23rd July.... (more...)
CLINT HOLMES: BETWEEN THE LINES Set for Palazzo Theatre, Beginning 7/16 CLINT HOLMES: BETWEEN THE LINES Set for Palazzo Theatre, Beginning 7/16
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2016

'Clint Holmes: Between The Lines' will debut in the newly redesigned Palazzo Theatre on July 16, furthering the resort's commitment to a broad spectrum of new entertainment offerings. Holmes latest adaptation, which will run Tuesday through Saturday at 10 p.m., is a culmination of all the artist has... (more...)
Brad Zimmerman's MY SON THE WAITER to Play North Shore Center, 7/7-31 Brad Zimmerman's MY SON THE WAITER to Play North Shore Center, 7/7-31
by BWW News Desk - June 02, 2016

Brad Zimmerman's hit comedy My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is coming to Chicago for a four-week engagement July 7 through July 31 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL. One-part standup, one-part theatrical, My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy is the st... (more...)
London Hit I LOVED LUCY Coming to Lucille Lortel Theatre for One-Night-Only London Hit I LOVED LUCY Coming to Lucille Lortel Theatre for One-Night-Only
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2016

Gary DiMauro, Therese Steiner, and Showstoppers NY present a special engagement of I LOVED LUCY, Lee Tannen's loving and candid play about his friendship with Lucille Ball, on Thursday, July 21 at 8pm at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street). Direct from the play's critically acclaimed... (more...)
Soho Rep Sets 2016-17 Season Soho Rep Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2016

Under the leadership of Artistic Director Sarah Benson and Executive Director Cynthia Flowers, Soho Rep. has continually produced work by bold artists who harness the intimate power of the organization's own 73-seat black box theater, as well as other spaces, to create transformative experiences. So... (more...)
Hon. Dr. Rev. Michael Bernard Beckwith to Receive Inaugural Conscious Visionary Award at Illuminate Film Festival Hon. Dr. Rev. Michael Bernard Beckwith to Receive Inaugural Conscious Visionary Award at Illuminate Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2016

The Honorable Dr. Rev. Michael Bernard Beckwith, a pioneer in the world of conscious cinema and founder of the culturally, racially and spiritually diverse trans-demoninational Agape International Spiritual Center, will receive the inaugural Conscious Visionary Award at the 2016 Illuminate Film Fest... (more...)
Blue Note Hawaii Sets June Lineup Blue Note Hawaii Sets June Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2016

For Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, June begins with one of the most celebrated singer-songwriters in recent history, Christopher Cross, followed by a Reggae Meets Jazz series with Monty Alexander Harlem Kingston Express, contemporary jazz instrum... (more...)
Hennepin Theatre Trust to Launch REPRESENT: MADE HERE Thursday, 6/2 Hennepin Theatre Trust to Launch REPRESENT: MADE HERE Thursday, 6/2
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2016

Hennepin Theatre Trust will launch Represent: Made Here, sponsored by Andersen Windows, with a free, public celebration at Marin Restaurant & Bar (901 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) on Thursday, June 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. This will be the sixth round of Made Here window displays in WeDo-the West Downtown ... (more...)
Paddlers Celebrate Bronx River at Annual Amazing Bronx River Flotilla Paddlers Celebrate Bronx River at Annual Amazing Bronx River Flotilla
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2016

This past Saturday, NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, and Bronx River Administrator/Bronx River Alliance Executive Director Linda Cox, FAICP, joined Bronx River Alliance Vice Chair Joan Byron, community groups and dozens of paddlers in a flotilla of canoes and kayaks for a five-mile ... (more...)
Hilariously Hateful Comic Bianca Del Rio to Stop at Boulder Theater This Fall Hilariously Hateful Comic Bianca Del Rio to Stop at Boulder Theater This Fall
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

She's back! The hilariously hateful comic known as Bianca Del Rio (aka Roy Haylock) is launching the North American leg of her latest global standup tour.... (more...)
Bianca Del Rio to Bring NOT NOW SATAN to Playhouse Square, 10/14 Bianca Del Rio to Bring NOT NOW SATAN to Playhouse Square, 10/14
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

She's back! The hilariously hateful comic known as Bianca Del Rio (aka Roy Haylock) is launching the North American leg of her latest global standup tour, "Not Today Satan." Bianca brings her tour to Playhouse Square October 14 for one 8 pm show in the Ohio Theatre. (Her last Playhouse Square appear... (more...)






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