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Hottest Articles on BWWComedyWorld.com from 9/14/2014 - 9/21/2014
by BWW - September 21, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWComedyWorld.com from 9/14/2014 - 9/21/2014. (more...)


Ladies of Laughter Comes to MPAC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2014

Enjoy an evening of laughs from a decidedly female point of view when the Ladies of Laughter take the stage at the Mayo Performing Arts Center tonight, September 20, 2014 at 8 pm. Tickets are $25. (more...)


A&E Airs Word TV Premiere of Mike Myers' SUPERMENSCH: THE LEGEND OF SHEP GORDON Tonight
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2014

A&E Network presents the world television premiere of Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon, Mike Myers' directorial debut. (more...)


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Stephen Colbert Mocks Fox News, Again
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

On tonight's episode (September 19) of THE COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert mocks Fox News' 'Boots On The Ground' coverage, emphasizing the channel's 'in-depth' reporting. Check out a sneak peek at the segment below! (more...)


STAGE TUBE: Sutton Foster Stars in THE NOBODIES Short Film on Funny or Die
by Stage Tube - September 19, 2014

Funny or Die just unveiled a new short film called THE NOBODIES by Greg Bratman and Dusty Brown, with Broadway's Sutton Foster in a starring role! Click below to check out her performance alongside Jim Gaffigan, Tony Hale, Jack McBrayer, Ellie Kemper and Tommy Dewey. (more...)


Comedy Collective Set for Midtown Art Center, 9/27
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

Saturday, September 27th, The Comedy Collective brings together the area's best improvisers at the Midtown Art Center. (more...)


VIDEO: Jon Stewart Bids Fond Farewell to THE DAILY SHOW's Michael Che
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

Last night, THE DAILY SHOW's Jon Stewart bid a fond farewell to correspondant Michael Che who is leaving the Comedy Central show to become SNL's newest Weekend Update anchor. (more...)


UPDATE: Joan Rivers Doctor Categorically Denies Performing Biopsy; Taking Selfie
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

Today, a source close to Dr. Korovin tells CNN that she denies 'performing an unauthorized procedure' before Rivers suffered cardiac arrest, and 'categorically denies' taking a SELFIE while the comedian was under anesthesia at Manhattan's Yorkville Endoscopy clinic. (more...)


Jet City Improv to Present CLUES, 10/2-11/22
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

This fall, Jet City Improv is putting out the heavy candlesticks and dusting up the parlor once again for the return of the hit murder mystery, Clues. (more...)


Ron White Adds Second Hershey Theatre Show, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

By popular demand, a second show has been added for Ron 'Tater Salad' White at Hershey Theatre on Friday, November 21 at 9:30 PM. (more...)


VIDEO: First Look - Melissa Rivers Makes First Public Appearance on E!'s Joan Rivers Tribute
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

E! has shared a clip of Melissa Rivers in her first public appearance since the tragic death of her beloved mother, Joan Rivers. (more...)


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Kim Kardashian Guest Stars on AMERICAN DAD Season Finale
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

On the season finale of FOX's AMERICAN DAD, Kim Kardashian comes to Langley Falls. The episode airs Sunday, 9/21, at 9:30/8:30c on FOX! Get a sneak peek below! (more...)


Joan Rivers Was Teaming Up with Andy Cohen on New Bravo Show
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

The legendary comedian was in the midst of creating a new show with Bravo's Andy Cohen and his production company, Most Talkative. (more...)


VIDEO: Funnyman Randy Liedtke Stops by LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

Funnyman Randy Liedtke stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS to treat the audience to his hilarious stand-up comedy. Check out the appearance below! (more...)


TODAY's Al Roker & Jay Leno Announce USO Tour to Middle East
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

America's favorite weatherman Al Roker announces plans to bring laughter, smiles and good times to troops stationed on the frontlines as a part of his first-ever USO tour. (more...)


VIDEO: Jimmy, Questlove & Chef Nobu Compete in Sushi-Making Contest on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, after a shot of sake, Jimmy, Questlove and chef Nobu Matsuhisa compete in a sushi preparation contest. Check out the clip below! (more...)


Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Joins New York Comedy Festival, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

For the first time since its wildly successful launch,? Comedy Central's newest late night hit '@midnight,'produced by Funny Or Die, will hit the road this fall, trading Silicon Beach for Silicon Alley. The social media sensation joins the stellar lineup of the 2014 New York Comedy Festival to tape a week of shows which will air Monday, November 3 throughThursday, November 6 at Midnight ET/PT. Hosted by Chris Hardwick (@nerdist), the special NYCF week of episodes will include visual and textual nods to New York and feature a coterie of comedians playing fan favorites such as #HashtagWars, Rapid Refresh and Sweet Emoji. The '@midnight' tapings will be filmed at ABC Television Center on Manhattan's Upper West Side and fans may request free tickets atwww.nycomedyfestival.com. 'Sure, we get a lot of comedians to come onto our show in Los Angele (more...)


VIDEO: Billy Crystal & Jimmy Fallon Pay Tribute to Robin Williams on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Billy Crystal talked about his tribute to his best friend, Robin Williams, and Billy and Jimmy trade their favorite Robin stories. (more...)


JERRY LEWIS LIVE Tour Dates Announced!
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

The JERRY LEWIS LIVE tour has announced the dates for upcoming shows. (more...)


THE RESIDUALS' Pensavalle To Raise KickStarter Awareness by Tending Bar 9/22
by The Residuals - September 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld's newest webseries parternship THE RESIDUALS is in the middle of a month long KickStarter campaign to make their second season the best it can be. To help raise awareness for the campaign, the show's co-creator and star, Gillian Pensavalle, is reprising her old Monday night bar shift at Planet Rose in New York City (219 Avenue A Frnt 2, New York, New York 10009)! (more...)


George Lopez Headlines This Weekend at Comedy Works Landmark Village
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

Comedy Works is celebrating its 5-year Anniversary at the Landmark -- just a little late (345 days) -- because we did not want to celebrate without our good friend -- George Lopez -- who helped us open the club in October of 2008. (more...)


E! Celebrates Joan Rivers with Full Day of Special Programming Today
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2014

E! is celebrating the laughter that comedy icon Joan Rivers brought to viewers around the world with 'Joan Day' today, September 19th. (more...)


Comedian Lewis Black Comes to the Wharton Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2014

GRAMMY Award-winning stand-up comedian LEWIS BLACK is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. Executing a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author, Black performs over 200 nights a year to sold out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and The United States. He is one of few performers to sell out multiple, renowned theatres, including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City Center and the Main Stage at the Mirage in Las Vegas. Black will make his first appearance at Wharton Center on Sunday, October 12th, 2014. (more...)


STAGE TUBE: THE RESIDUALS Thank KickStarter Supports with Personalized Eddie Cantor Jokes
by The Residuals - September 18, 2014

If you are a regular reader of BroadwayWorld, you should know that the fantastic comedy webseries THE RESIDUALS is currently in pre-production for their second season exclusively here on BroadwayWorld. As part of their preparations, they are in the middle of a KickStarter campaign, and creators Michael Paul Smith and Gillian Pensavalle are thanking their supporters in a pretty unusual way. They are making videos for KickStarter contributors that include classic jokes from a 70-year-old joke book edited by Eddie Cantor. Now where else are you going to get that kind of 'Thank You?' And let's be honest, Gillian's reactions are just as funny as the jokes themselves. (more...)


Comedy Works Landmark Village to Welcome Bob Saget, 10/17-18
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2014

Yes, Bob Saget has starred in many successful television shows, including two of the most family-friendly shows network TV has ever produced (Full House and Americas Funniest Home Videos) but he's also an out of his mind, Grammy-nominated stand-up comedian for over thirty years. From his HBO special That Ain't Right to his scene-stealing cameos in Entourage, and The Aristocrats, it's always effective as Saget embraces his dark side. (more...)




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