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Fashionably Funny Productions Presents FIRESIDE CHAT Comedy Show Tonight Fashionably Funny Productions Presents FIRESIDE CHAT Comedy Show Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

Fashionably Funny Productions (FFP) presents 'Fireside Chat' a night of whimsy and humorous tales featuring NYC's and Westchester County's best and brightest comics tonight, January 24th at the Chat American Grill (1 Christie Place) in Scarsdale, NY @ 9:30pm.... (more...)
Lenny Marcus Performs Tonight at the Ware Center Lenny Marcus Performs Tonight at the Ware Center
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

The humor will fly fast and furious when New York City comedy club veteran Lenny Marcus comes to the Ware Center of Millersville University in Lancaster tonight, Jan. 24, for a night of comedy presented by local comedian-comic impresario Rubi Nicholas, to also feature Shane Gillis, a local stand-up ... (more...)
Comedy All-Stars Presents YOUR HOOD'S A JOKE Tonight Comedy All-Stars Presents YOUR HOOD'S A JOKE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

Last year Toronto Comedy All-Stars presented Your Hood's A Joke, a new series of knock-down drag-out comedy battles between Toronto's most uproarious neighbourhoods. After months of matchups, it all came down to the ultimate fight: EAST versus WEST. Once the dust settled the WEST was declared supre... (more...)
Lincoln Center Local Series, With FELA, Kristin Chenoweth, SWEENEY TODD and More, Expands to All Five Boroughs Lincoln Center Local Series, With FELA, Kristin Chenoweth, SWEENEY TODD and More, Expands to All Five Boroughs
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

Lincoln Center is expanding its Lincoln Center Local series, offering free screenings of world-class performances to library branches around New York City's five boroughs. The Lincoln Cente­­r Local: Free Screenings series, running from January to June 2015, is part of a pilot program run by Lincoln... (more...)
VIDEO: O'Brien Mocks Bill Cosby & Patriots DeflateGate on CONAN VIDEO: O'Brien Mocks Bill Cosby & Patriots DeflateGate on CONAN
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

On last night's CONAN on TBS, host Conan O'Brien looked into DeflateGate and pointed out that the Patriots have cheated before, including the time they put Bill Cosby on Gatorade duty... (more...)
VIDEO: Starz Teases First Look at Seth MacFarlane's BLUNT TALK, Starring Patrick Stewart VIDEO: Starz Teases First Look at Seth MacFarlane's BLUNT TALK, Starring Patrick Stewart
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Starz has releaed the first video tease of Seth MacFarlane and Jonathan Ames' BLUNT TALK, starring Patrick Stewart. The series premieres this summer on Starz.... (more...)
VIDEO: The Decemberists Sing YouTube Comments Set to Music on JIMMY KIMMEL VIDEO: The Decemberists Sing YouTube Comments Set to Music on JIMMY KIMMEL
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

The Decemberists stopped by last night's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE to premiere their newest project, an entire recorded album of real YouTube comments, set to music. Check out the appearance below!... (more...)
VIDEO: Eddie Izzard Chats Coming Out as a Transvestite & More on THE TALK VIDEO: Eddie Izzard Chats Coming Out as a Transvestite & More on THE TALK
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

On CBS's THE TALK, award-winning comedian and actor Eddie Izzard talked about coming out as a transvestite 30 years ago and people beginning to understand the transgender community.... (more...)
VIDEO: Larry Talks Normalizing Relations with Cuba on THE NIGHTLY SHOW VIDEO: Larry Talks Normalizing Relations with Cuba on THE NIGHTLY SHOW
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Larry discusses normalizing relations with Cuba during last night's 'The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore': 'We're going to get shortstops and cigars, and they're going to get our chief export - type 2 diabetes.'... (more...)
Candid New Memoir On the Way from Broadway's Alec Baldwin Candid New Memoir On the Way from Broadway's Alec Baldwin
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Alec Baldwin will pen an all-new candid memoir, set to hit book shelves in THE FALL of 2016.... (more...)
VIDEO: Manny Pacquiao Becomes a Professional Wrestler in New FUNNY OR DIE VIDEO: Manny Pacquiao Becomes a Professional Wrestler in New FUNNY OR DIE
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

In an all-new FUNNY OR DIE video, Manny Pacquiao explores the world of professional wrestling in search of a new ring persona and gets comedy coaching from Garry Shandling. Check it out below!... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Highlights of DAME EDNA's Career History for GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR STAGE TUBE: Highlights of DAME EDNA's Career History for GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR
by Stage Tube - January 23, 2015

'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -The Farewell Tour,' begins previews at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 24, opens January 28 and continues through March 15, 2015. Check out the video below of her career history!... (more...)
Amused Moose Comedy Welcomes Alex Zane, Greg Burns & More Tonight Amused Moose Comedy Welcomes Alex Zane, Greg Burns & More Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

AMUSED MOOSE COMEDY PRESENTS ... outstanding comedians at Soho's swish Sanctum Hotel, hosted by Alex Zane (Rude Tube, Balls of Steel, and MTV host), Romesh Ranganathan (Stand Up For The Week; Live at the Apollo; BBC's Newsjack), Ellie Taylor (Snog Marry Avoid!, and Show Me the Funny), Greg Burns (Ca... (more...)
Kathleen Madigan Makes Van Wezel Debut Tonight Kathleen Madigan Makes Van Wezel Debut Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

Kathleen Madigan makes her debut at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall stage tonight, January 23 at 8pm.... (more...)
VIDEO: Sneak Peek -  Iliza Shlesinger's Netflix Comedy Special FREEZING HOT VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Iliza Shlesinger's Netflix Comedy Special FREEZING HOT
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Take a look at a sneak peek from comedian Iliza Shlesinger's Netflix Original stand-up comedy special,, FREEZING HOT, in this newly released trailer. Iliza Shlesinger: Freezing Hot premieres tonight, January 23 exclusively on Netflix in all territories where the service is available.... (more...)
Kyle Kinane Returns to Comedy Central in I LIKED HIS OLD STUFF BETTER Tonight Kyle Kinane Returns to Comedy Central in I LIKED HIS OLD STUFF BETTER Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

Kyle Kinane returns to Comedy Central in the world premiere of I Liked His Old Stuff Better, debuting tonight, January 23 at Midnight ET/PT. For fans that can't wait for Kinane's new material, the special will be available on January 20 on CC: Stand-Up Direct.... (more...)
Netflix Premieres Comedy Special ILIZA SHLESINGER: FREEZING HOT Today Netflix Premieres Comedy Special ILIZA SHLESINGER: FREEZING HOT Today
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Netflix ?has announced that it will exclusively premiere Freezing Hot, comedian Iliza Shlesinger's sophomore stand-up special and follow-up to her wildly acclaimed War Paint (currently on Netflix) today, January 23, 2015 ?in all territories where the service is available.... (more...)
STANDUP NBC Winner Nick Guerra Signs One-Year Holding Deal with NBCUniversal STANDUP NBC Winner Nick Guerra Signs One-Year Holding Deal with NBCUniversal
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

Comedian Nick Guerra took home top honors at NBCUniversal's 11th annual "StandUp NBC" comedy showcase held at the Hollywood Improv in Los Angeles. The event was hosted by alumni actor/comedian Ron Funches (NBC's "Undateable") and capped a talent search that spanned Chicago, Vancouver, San Francisco... (more...)
MATT BRAUNGER: BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Premieres 2/6 on Comedy Central MATT BRAUNGER: BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Premieres 2/6 on Comedy Central
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

Braunger's second one-hour stand-up special, “Big, Dumb Animal,” was filmed at The Bell House in Brooklyn. In front of a live audience, Braunger delves into why being 39 is lamer than being 40, the absurdity of a quiet Jägerbomb, why his hometown of Portland is too nice of a place, and what it is to... (more...)
Lisa Lampanelli to Kick Off Season Two of LIPSHTICK in Las Vegas, 2/7 Lisa Lampanelli to Kick Off Season Two of LIPSHTICK in Las Vegas, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

Lisa Lampanelli is back in Vegas doing what she does best – using her ruthlessly funny brand of insult comedy to leave the crowd in stitches. America's Queen of Mean will be at The Venetian to kick off season two of the successful all-female comedy series, Lipshtick – The Perfect Shade of Stand Up o... (more...)
Over 1,200 Ticket Holders Request Refund for Bill Cosby Denver Performance Over 1,200 Ticket Holders Request Refund for Bill Cosby Denver Performance
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

The Denver Post reports that following two shows in Denver last week, recent sexual allegations against comedian Bill Cosby have now resulted in 1,200 ticket holders requesting a refund to his upcoming shows.... (more...)
Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss to Lead Panel at SF Sketchfest Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss to Lead Panel at SF Sketchfest
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss is confirmed to lead the first ever industry panel at SF Sketchfest. Titled Building Your Comedy Brand & Finding the Right Partner and moderated by Rob Baedeker (Kasper Hauser), the panel also includes Katie Levine (Nerdist), John Reichmuth (Kasper Hauser),... (more...)
Craig Robinson & The Nasty Set for KEY & PEELE SUPER BOWL SPECIAL's Halftime Entertainment Craig Robinson & The Nasty Set for KEY & PEELE SUPER BOWL SPECIAL's Halftime Entertainment
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

Comedy Central and Pepsi announced today that Craig Robinson and his band, "Craig Robinson & The Nasty Delicious"-as part of Pepsi's official "Hyped for Halftime" Super Bowl Halftime promotion-will provide midpoint entertainment during the "Key & Peele Super Bowl Special"... (more...)
Daniel Kitson to Perform at Darebin Arts' Speakeasy Daniel Kitson to Perform at Darebin Arts' Speakeasy
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

During the 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Darebin Arts' Speakeasy will transform Northcote Town Hall into a Northside festival hub with nine must-see comedies, including Daniel Kitson, Paul Verhoeven, Sameena Zehra and side-splitting kids comedy.... (more...)
FIRST LOOK - Nationwide Releases Super Bowl Teaser Featuring Actress Mindy Kaling FIRST LOOK - Nationwide Releases Super Bowl Teaser Featuring Actress Mindy Kaling
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

Nationwide, one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S., today unveiled an exclusive teaser version of its Super Bowl ad 'Invisible' on the company's YouTube channel.... (more...)



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