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ImprovBoston Offers Free Tickets to Greater Boston First Responders, Now thru 4/20
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2014

All ImprovBoston shows this week, April 16-20 will be free for first responders. (more...)


ImprovBoston Offers Free Tickets to Greater Boston First Responders, Now thru 4/20
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2014

All ImprovBoston shows this week, April 16-20 will be free for first responders. (more...)


Sinbad to Return to Las Vegas' Orleans Showroom, 5/16-17
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2014

Following a successful engagement earlier this year, comedian Sinbad returns to The Orleans Showroom with his unique comedic storytelling and wit May 16 and 17. (more...)


VIDEO: Marlon Wayans Spoofs 'House Hunters' in HAUNTED HOUSE 2 Promo
by Movies News Desk - April 15, 2014

Below, watch the film's star, Marlon Wayans, in this Comedy Central mini-movie that spoofs HGTV's 'House Hunters' franchise. (more...)


Chelsea Handler in Talks for CBS's LATE LATE SHOW? Comic Teases on Instagram
by TV News Desk - April 15, 2014

Chelsea Handler turned to Instagram yesterday to tease an image of herself and her dog Chunk, thumbing through a pile of papers featuring the iconic CBS 'eye' logo. (more...)


WOMEN Plays Peoples Improv Theater, Now thru 5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2014

The Peoples Improv Theater announced today that WOMEN, the record- breaking hit from #Serials @ The Flea Theater, will be running for a limited engagement from today, April 15 to May 6. This fast paced comedy introduces Louisa May Alcott's classic, Little Women, to HBO's critically acclaimed 'Girls', delivering a smartly crafted and hilarious 50 minute show. (more...)


Christian Finegan's THE FUN PART Out Today
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2014

New Wave Dynamics will release comedian CHRISTIAN FINNEGAN'S new stand-up special The Fun Part on iTunes, Amazon, and most digital retailers and streaming outlets today, April 15, 2014 to coincide with its premiere on Netflix. (more...)


Brian Regan to Headline at Morris Performing Arts Center, 10/16
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2014

Live Nation welcomes BRIAN REGAN to the Morris Performing Arts Center on Thursday, October 16, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)


The King Center to Welcome Bill Cosby, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2014

The King Center will presents an AEG Live Production featuring BILL COSBY on Friday, November 21 at 7:30 pm. Tickets, starting at $47.50 (inclusive of ticketing fees) will go on sale Friday, April 25th at noon. (more...)


Rick Abbot's PLAY ON! Set for BCC, 5/22-6/8
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2014

Play On!, a comedy by Rick Abbot, will be presented by the Barnstable Comedy Club, 3171 Rte. 6A in Barnstable Village. The show opens Thursday, May 22 at 8pm and continues through June 8 with performances at 8pm on Friday and Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:30 pm. (more...)


Matches, Alice in Wonderland: UNSCRIPTED & More Set for ComedySportz-Houston, 4/18-19
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2014

Here's what's going on this week at ComedySportz: (more...)


UG! COMEDY SHOW! Set for 4/15 at No Fun Bar
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2014

Todd Montesi and Pat Rigby present awesome comics in front of a cool supportive crowd in the epicenter of hip NYC the East Village. Featuring both established comic veterans you've seen on TV to the up and comers, UG guarantees a swell time all for FREE! We've also got tons of drink specials (Half priced drinks till 9pm)! So what are you waiting for? Come down and UG! it with us! (more...)


Comedy Central to Premiere DAVID SPADE: MY FAKE PROBLEMS, 5/4
by TV News Desk - April 14, 2014

Stand-Up Month finishes strong when David Spade returns to Comedy Central with the world premiere of his new one-hour stand-up special, "David Spade: My Fake Problems," debuting on Sunday, May 4 at 10:00 p.m. (more...)


Carol Burnett to Guest on Hallmark Channel Original Series SIGNED, SEALED DELIVERED
by TV News Desk - April 14, 2014

Award winning actress Carol Burnett ('The Carol Burnett Show'), one of America's most beloved and respected comediennes, has signed on as a special guest star on the highly-anticipated Season One Finale of 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered.' (more...)


VIDEO: Conan O'Brien Opens MTV MUSIC AWARDS with 50 Celebrity Cameos!
by TV News Desk - April 14, 2014

Host Conan O'Brien's opening of the 2014 MTV MUSIC AWARDS included 50 celebrity cameos, featuring everyone from Seth Rogen to Lupita Nyong'o (more...)


Jim Gaffigan's OBSESSED Out 4/29
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2014

In front of a live audience at The Wilbur Theater in Boston, Gaffigan's obsession with all things food comes to fruition as he tackles a cornucopia of new food topics from fruit to seafood to donuts. Never without wry social commentary, Gaffigan digs deep into other obsessions as well, from underwear to weddings to not wanting to smell. (more...)


Highlights from SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE'S 'Weekend Update' with Cecily Strong & Colin Jost
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2014

"WEEKEND UPDATE" CECILY STRONG - "President Obama this week signed a series of new executive orders intended to strengthen equal pay laws for women Those who support the measure say that it is a step forward for women in the workplace, while those who oppose it can be seen Sunday nights on AMC." (more...)


Hottest Articles on BWWComedyWorld.com from 4/6/2014 - 4/13/2014
by BWW - April 13, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWComedyWorld.com from 4/6/2014 - 4/13/2014. (more...)


Comedian Nate Clark Signs with UTA
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2014

The ever-witty actor/comedian NATE CLARK (Suburgatory) is wearing plenty of hats this spring as he appears in Adult Swim's Dinner with Friends with Brett Gelman & Friends, is one of the newest members of theFOX Writers Intensive, his original pilot (Granted) is currently being reviewed by the network (FOX), and with his career in full swing, it comes as no surprise that Clark would sign on with such a well-respected group as UTA. (more...)


The Chuckleheads Present Two COMEDY IMPROV MUSICAL VARIETY EXTRAVAGANZAS, 4/12 & 5/17
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2014

The Charlotte improvisational theatre group, the Chuckleheads, present their Ain't it Nifty Scott Pacitti is 50 Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza at Dilworth Neighborhood Grille, 911 East Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC tonight, April 12 beginning at 8:00pm. (more...)


Comedy Central Premieres One-Hour Special DAVE ATTELL: ROAD WORK Tonight
by TV News Desk - April 12, 2014

Stand-Up Month rages on when Dave Attell returns to Comedy Central in a big way. (more...)


Charles Grodin Comes to Ridgefield Playhouse Tonight
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2014

Charles Grodin, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning actor, comedian, author, and former talk show host has been in the entertainment business for more than 50 years and has seen it all. From his parts in films such as Roman Polanski's Rosemary's Baby and The Heartbreak Kid, Catch-22, Midnight Run, Heaven Can Wait, Taking Care of Business, Seems Like Old Times, The Great Muppet Caper, The Woman in Red, The Lonely Guy, Ishtar The Couch Trip and more, Grodin has a rich treasure trove of material. In this special event at The Ridgefield Playhouse today, April 12, at 7:30 p.m., he will take the audience on a comedic roller coaster ride as he shares stories about his career and life in Hollywood. Grodin is probably best known for his role alongside Robert De Niro in the 1988 classic, Midnight Run. This event is part of The Ridgefield Magazine Broadway & Cabaret Series. (more...)


Comix At Foxwoods Hosts Bill Engvall at the MGM Grand Tonight
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2014

Comix At Foxwoods will host American Comedy Award winner for “Best Male Stand-up Comedian,” Bill Engvall, at the MGM Grand Theater for a hilarious stand-up performance tonight, April 12 at 8 p.m. (more...)


Nate Clark Signs with UTA
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2014

The ever-witty actor/comedian NATE CLARK (Suburgatory) is wearing plenty of hats this spring as he appears in Adult Swim's Dinner with Friends with Brett Gelman & Friends, is one of the newest members of the FOX Writers Intensive, his original pilot (Granted) is currently being reviewed by the network (FOX), and with his career in full swing, it comes as no surprise that Clark would sign on with such a well-respected group as UTA. (more...)


Ron Funches to Perform at Comedy Works Larimer Square, 5/21-24
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2014

Ron Funches is a very funny stand-up comedian with a unique delivery and lovable demeanor - you just want to hug and squeeze him like a big stuffed bear. His easy going, inventive style sounds the way fresh chocolate chip cookies taste. Ron performs stand-up all over the country impressing audiences everywhere. (more...)




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