comedy.broadwayworld.com

JOAN RIVERS

 

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...)

Joan Rivers small photo
click to enlarge
Back to Main...







Latest Tweets



5/21 @ 9:49 AM
Joan_Rivers - #TBT from @MelRivers: Taking a break on the beach at the #Cannes Film Festival (mid 90s). #MelRivers #JoanRivers http://t.co/427rQNWtwt
Retweet | Reply | Link   

5/14 @ 1:58 PM
Joan_Rivers - #TBT I have such fond memories of when my mom used to play Caesars Palace in Las Vegas during the 80s. #MelRivers http://t.co/vjywNDMIpK
Retweet | Reply | Link   

5/7 @ 7:31 AM
Joan_Rivers - #TBT from @MelRivers: For a woman who was always so hands-on, it's amazing that she never broke a nail. http://t.co/1g7mjMwzLk
Retweet | Reply | Link   


MORE TWEETS

Latest Articles


BWW TV: Sneak Peek - Melissa Rivers Talks Coping Without Mom Joan on Today's DR. OZ BWW TV: Sneak Peek - Melissa Rivers Talks Coping Without Mom Joan on Today's DR. OZ
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 06, 2015

Today, Dr. Oz sits down with Melissa Rivers, the daughter of the late comedian, Joan Rivers.... (more...)
VIDEO: Melissa Rivers & Jimmy Share Memories of Joan Rivers on TONIGHT SHOW VIDEO: Melissa Rivers & Jimmy Share Memories of Joan Rivers on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - May 05, 2015

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Melissa Rivers and Jimmy exchanged memories about Melissa's mom, legendary comedian Joan Rivers, like when she went into labor on stage.... (more...)
Melissa Rivers Talks Joan Rivers' Final Hours; 'Fashion Police' Controversy & More Melissa Rivers Talks Joan Rivers' Final Hours; 'Fashion Police' Controversy & More
by TV News Desk - May 04, 2015

Melissa Rivers sat down in an exclusive TODAY interview today, her first on television since the August 2014 death of her mother, legendary comedian Joan Rivers.... (more...)
Scoop: TODAY on NBC - Week of May 4, 2015 Scoop: TODAY on NBC - Week of May 4, 2015
by TV Scoop - May 01, 2015

Get all the scoop on TODAY, airing on NBC for the week of May 4, 2015!... (more...)
Jinkx Monsoon's THE VAUDEVILLIANS Will Return Off-Broadway with New Show Jinkx Monsoon's THE VAUDEVILLIANS Will Return Off-Broadway with New Show
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

After selling out an often-extended Off-Broadway run in 2013 (which attracted the likes of Neil Patrick Harris, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Joan Rivers, and RuPaul), a national tour, a 3-month Australian tour (with a nomination for the Aussie equivalent of a Tony Award), and a summer run in Provincetown, ... (more...)
First Look - Melissa Rivers Tells NBC Mom's Death Was '100% Preventable' First Look - Melissa Rivers Tells NBC Mom's Death Was '100% Preventable'
by TV News Desk - May 01, 2015

Melissa Rivers sat down with Matt Lauer in her first television interview since the death of her mother, Joan Rivers. Rivers told Lauer, 'In my opinion, it was 100% preventable.'... (more...)
Scoop: THE TALK on CBS - Week of May 4, 2015 Scoop: THE TALK on CBS - Week of May 4, 2015
by TV Scoop - April 30, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE TALK, airing on CBS for the week of May 4, 2015!... (more...)
Barnes & Noble Presents Special Gifts for Mother's Day Barnes & Noble Presents Special Gifts for Mother's Day
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2015

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation's largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, has all of the greatest gifts for Mom this Mother's Day. Books make the perfect gift for Mom, and Barnes & Noble is the premier destination for all th... (more...)
MotorCity Casino Hotel to Welcome Frank Marino's DIVAS, 10/16 MotorCity Casino Hotel to Welcome Frank Marino's DIVAS, 10/16
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2015

MotorCity Casino Hotel is proud to announce Frank Marino's “Divas” at Sound Board on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.... (more...)
VIDEO: Melissa Rivers Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers at DAYTIME EMMYS VIDEO: Melissa Rivers Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers at DAYTIME EMMYS
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2015

Melissa Rivers appeared on Sunday's Daytime Emmy Awards as part of a tribute to her mother, Joan Rivers, who died September 4th. Watch the moving tribute below.... (more...)
Joan Rivers Tribute Among Highlights of 42nd Annual DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS Joan Rivers Tribute Among Highlights of 42nd Annual DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2015

The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards roared back to television tonight on Pop with a live broadcast that put the spotlight on show-stopping entertainment, daytime's biggest stars and heartfelt tributes to television legends.... (more...)
Scoop: TODAY on NBC - Week of May 4, 2015 Scoop: TODAY on NBC - Week of May 4, 2015
by TV Scoop - April 24, 2015

Get all the scoop on TODAY, airing on NBC for the week of May 4, 2015!... (more...)
1812 Productions' 2015-2016 Season to Feature THE SHOPLIFTERS, I WILL NOT GO GENTLY & More 1812 Productions' 2015-2016 Season to Feature THE SHOPLIFTERS, I WILL NOT GO GENTLY & More
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

1812 Productions has announced its 2015-2016 theatre season. The 2015-2016 season will pair three mainstage comedy productions with three limited engagement events, including classic material and several 1812 originals.... (more...)
MY SON THE WAITER, A JEWISH TRAGEDY Extends Through 6/29 at Triad Theatre MY SON THE WAITER, A JEWISH TRAGEDY Extends Through 6/29 at Triad Theatre
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2015

Waiter, there's a fly in my soup!  One of the season's tastier hits just keeps on buzzing. "My Son the Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy," Brad Zimmerman's deliciously self-skewering account of three decades of underachievement as a beloved bad waiter, is now on sale at the Triad Theatre, 158 West 72nd Stree... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Alexandra Billings Makes a Stunning Return to Singing at the Federal After 5 Years BWW Reviews: Alexandra Billings Makes a Stunning Return to Singing at the Federal After 5 Years
by Don Grigware - April 21, 2015

On Sunday April 19, actress/singer Alexandra Billings brought her new show I'm Still Here...Still! to Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal to overwhelming success. It was a packed house of adoring friends and fans who have come to love Billings for what she brings to the stage -passion, a passion for ... (more...)
LYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET Will Return to The Connelly Theatre This Summer LYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET Will Return to The Connelly Theatre This Summer
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2015

A glamorous dose of the legendary Lypsinka, John Epperson's iconic creation, will once again be doled out this summer when the acclaimed LYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET returns for a limited Off-Broadway engagement. LYPSINKA! THE BOXED SET will be performed Wednesday, July 22nd through Saturday, September ... (more...)
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Terry Crews Lip Syncs to Betty White on 2015 TV LAND AWARDS VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Terry Crews Lip Syncs to Betty White on 2015 TV LAND AWARDS
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2015

2015 TV LAND AWARDS host Terry Crews will open the show with an ultimate lip sync medley that is an ode to the best of TV theme songs, including those from 'The Addams Family,' 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,' 'Three's Company,' 'The Jeffersons,' 'The Golden Girls' (with an audience cameo from Betty W... (more...)
THE DOZEN DIVAS SHOW Returning to Metropolitan Room, 5/1 THE DOZEN DIVAS SHOW Returning to Metropolitan Room, 5/1
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2015

America's Got Talent Finalist Dorothy Bishop returns to her monthly spot as an Artist in Residence at New York's #1 Jazz and Cabaret club, The Metropolitan Room, with her hilarious show 'The Dozen Divas.'... (more...)
BWW Review: DAME EDNA Bids Her Possums A Glorious Goodbye in Toronto BWW Review: DAME EDNA Bids Her Possums A Glorious Goodbye in Toronto
by Alan Henry - April 12, 2015

It's very rare that you see a performer so skilled in his/her craft that that performer can command the attention of two thousand patrons for two and a half hours single handedly. On Thursday night I had the pleasure of witnessing such a performance: that of Barry Humphries - or as he's best known, ... (more...)
Spencer Theater Sets 2015 Summer Season Spencer Theater Sets 2015 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2015

Spencer Theater Summer Season 2015: There's something for everyone in the 18-event line-up, all staged with superior lighting and grand acoustics at the award-winning performance hall in Alto, NM. Pre-performance lobby buffets are offered ($20) before most every show, enabling patrons to easily enjo... (more...)
THE NEXT TO LAST JOAN RIVERS ALBUM Set for Re-Release, 4/18 THE NEXT TO LAST JOAN RIVERS ALBUM Set for Re-Release, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2015

Joan Rivers, The Next To Last Joan Rivers Album, will receive a re-release from Record Sotre Day on April 15, 2015.... (more...)
'BURNT OAK' Returns to Leicester Square This Spring 'BURNT OAK' Returns to Leicester Square This Spring
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2015

After a sell-out run at Leicester Square Theatre in 2011 and back by popular demand, BURNT OAK has been revived to mark the first in a series of contemporary writing to come out of Soho.... (more...)
Paula Poundstone Comes to Sioux Falls, 10/16 Paula Poundstone Comes to Sioux Falls, 10/16
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2015

South Dakota Public Broadcasting is proud to welcome comedian Paula Poundstone to the Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls, SD at 8:00 PM on Friday, October 16, 2015.... (more...)
DISTORTED DIZNEE, SISSY, THE VAUDEVILLIANS and More Set for the Laurie Beechman's Spring/Summer 2015 Drag Lineup DISTORTED DIZNEE, SISSY, THE VAUDEVILLIANS and More Set for the Laurie Beechman's Spring/Summer 2015 Drag Lineup
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

Over the past few years, The Laurie Beechman Theatre has become a mecca for fans of drag performance, presenting many of the best drag stars from across America and even internationally. The venue just announced its Spring and Summer 2015 drag performances.... (more...)
Carson Kressley Wants FASHION POLICE Gig: 'I Have the Chop' Carson Kressley Wants FASHION POLICE Gig: 'I Have the Chop'
by TV News Desk - March 27, 2015

With two seats now vacated by Kelly Osbourne and Kathy Griffin on E!'s beleagured series FASHION POLICE, new 'RuPaul's Drag Race' judge Carson Kressley tells Access Hollywood Live that he's the man for the job.... (more...)






Concert Data Provided by Pollstar

COMEDY VIDEOS


Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber