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VIDEO: All-New Funny or Die Reviews This Week's GAME OF THRONES Episode VIDEO: All-New Funny or Die Reviews This Week's GAME OF THRONES Episode
by TV News Desk - June 02, 2015

In the all-new Funny or Die video below, comedian John Milhiser gets styled by Jonathan as they review all the action from this week's Game Of Thrones episode.... (more...)
VIDEO: Ray Romano Previews DAVID LETTERMAN: A LIFE ON TELEVISION VIDEO: Ray Romano Previews DAVID LETTERMAN: A LIFE ON TELEVISION
by TV News Desk - May 01, 2015

In anticipation of the special DAVID LETTERMAN: A LIFE ON TELEVISION, CBS's 90-minute primetime salute to Letterman on Monday, May 4 (9:30-11:00 PM, ET/PT), check out a preview clip of the special, which mines the video vault filled with more than 30 years of Letterman highlights.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE at The National Theatre BWW Reviews: DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE at The National Theatre
by Jamie McGonnigal - April 22, 2015

Men dressing as women is an art form as old as Shakespeare. In Elizabethan times, women were forbidden from appearing on the stage. Therefore, all of Shakespeare's greatest women, from Lady MacBeth to Portia to Juliet - all originally played by men.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Seven Characters in Search of a Way Out BWW Reviews: Seven Characters in Search of a Way Out
by Erica Miner - April 21, 2015

It's no surprise that 'Unnecessary Farce' has been produced one hundred times... (more...)
VIDEO: ACT OF GOD's Jim Parsons Reviews New E! Series 'The Grace Helbig Show' VIDEO: ACT OF GOD's Jim Parsons Reviews New E! Series 'The Grace Helbig Show'
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2015

'The Big Bang Theory' star Jim Parsons, currently appearing on Broadway in AN ACT OF GOD, gives an honest and funny review of his experience on the new E! series, 'The Grace Helbig Show',... (more...)
VIDEO: Preview Martha Stewart on Comedy Central's ROAST OF JUSTIN BIEBER VIDEO: Preview Martha Stewart on Comedy Central's ROAST OF JUSTIN BIEBER
by TV News Desk - March 20, 2015

On March 30, the best roasters anywhere will take aim at Justin Bieber on Comedy Central. Watch an all new preview clip below!... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Cervantes Lives!  In Teatro de la Abadia's ENTREMESES BWW Reviews: Cervantes Lives! In Teatro de la Abadia's ENTREMESES
by Andrew White - March 20, 2015

Teatre de La Abadia 's company has developed a priceless ensemble, steeped in Commedia but with their own unique house style. They fill the theatre, literally, with life and sound, and the addition of musicians and sound-effects men to enhance the action makes their work truly enjoyable.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Kritzerland Revels its Captivated Crowd with THE BIRTHDAY BOYS: The Songs of Stephen Sondheim & Andrew Lloyd Webber BWW Reviews: Kritzerland Revels its Captivated Crowd with THE BIRTHDAY BOYS: The Songs of Stephen Sondheim & Andrew Lloyd Webber
by Gil Kaan - March 09, 2015

Kritzerland At Sterling's Upstairs at The Federal followed its successful formula of monthly themed cabarets with The Birthday Boys: The Songs of Stephen Sondheim & Andrew Lloyd Webber.... (more...)
VIDEO: CONAN Becomes First Late Night Host in 50 Years to Film in Cuba; Watch Preview! VIDEO: CONAN Becomes First Late Night Host in 50 Years to Film in Cuba; Watch Preview!
by TV News Desk - March 04, 2015

Conan O'Brien will become the first late night host in fifty years to film a show in Cuba. The special broadcast airs tonight, March 4th - 11/10c on TBS. Watch a preview below!... (more...)
BWW Reviews: North Coast Rep Opens a New Chapter BWW Reviews: North Coast Rep Opens a New Chapter
by Erica Miner - March 02, 2015

North Coast Rep encored its previous hit and the company's first play ever produced... (more...)
BWW Reviews: DAME EDNA's Glorious Return BWW Reviews: DAME EDNA's Glorious Return
by Don Grigware - January 30, 2015

The Ahmanson Theatre welcomes back Dame Edna for the third time with Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye The Farewell Tour. Things will never be quite the same thanks to Barry Humphries. He's Edna's manager and has exploited the lady's mind, body and spirit so much through the years that they are practical... (more...)
BWW Review: North Coast Rep Spoofs Smoking Guns, Smoking-Hot Blondes BWW Review: North Coast Rep Spoofs Smoking Guns, Smoking-Hot Blondes
by Erica Miner - January 19, 2015

Gunmetal Blues at North Coast Repertory Theatre showcased a Los Angeles crew of first-rate actors who thoroughly enjoyed bouncing plot lines and ballads off of each other.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Around the World in 60 Minutes with Atlas Improv BWW Reviews: Around the World in 60 Minutes with Atlas Improv
by Amanda Finn - January 19, 2015

Out on East Washington Ave lives a company of performers who perform acts of immense proportions- shows whose titles are unknown, obscure, and often totally absurd. In sixty minutes or so (in the late night Friday showcase at any rate) audience members are bombarded with spur of the moment comedy th... (more...)
BWW Reviews: LESLIE JORDAN: FRUIT FLY Soars into the Upper Altitudes of Laughter BWW Reviews: LESLIE JORDAN: FRUIT FLY Soars into the Upper Altitudes of Laughter
by Gil Kaan - December 05, 2014

A frequent Leslie Jordan collaborator, David Galligan directs this pint-sized dynamo in an 80-minute mostly funny, but sometimes poignantly heartfelt walk down the Jordan Family's memory lane.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Neil Simon's LAUGHTER ON THE 23rd FLOOR at American Stage BWW Reviews: Neil Simon's LAUGHTER ON THE 23rd FLOOR at American Stage
by Peter Nason - November 26, 2014

It features top-notched performances by some of our area's finest actors, including Glenn Gover who steals the entire show from the rest of the talented cast and gives one of the year's best performances.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Whip-Smart Philosophical Comedy DISCORD Presents a Battle of Wits for the Ages BWW Reviews: Whip-Smart Philosophical Comedy DISCORD Presents a Battle of Wits for the Ages
by Shari Barrett - October 17, 2014

DISCORD brings three great thinkers together in a room which appears to be a holding cell for heaven. They enter according to the time period in which they lived: first Thomas Jefferson, then Charles Dickens, and finally Count Leo Tolstoy. When each enters through the only door, it closes and locks,... (more...)
BWW Reviews: An Evening With Jerry Lewis BWW Reviews: An Evening With Jerry Lewis
by Ellen Sterling - October 06, 2014

Jerry Lewis performed at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts Wednesday night and - for all good reasons - if you were there you'll never forget it.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: North Coast Rep Falls for 'Angels' BWW Reviews: North Coast Rep Falls for 'Angels'
by Erica Miner - September 08, 2014

Female duos are the stuff of theatrical comedy.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Deep Fried Man Lifts Mediocre FUNNIER THAN THEM at the Fugard BWW Reviews: Deep Fried Man Lifts Mediocre FUNNIER THAN THEM at the Fugard
by David Fick - September 05, 2014

A good friend of mine often says that stand-up comedy is one of those things that cannot be mediocre. Due to the technicality that the show consists of a line-up of three comics, FUNNIER THAN THEM bucks the trend and manages to be a thoroughly mediocre affair.... (more...)
VIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Reviews Beyonce and Jay Z Concert on LIVE VIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Reviews Beyonce and Jay Z Concert on LIVE
by TV News Desk - August 05, 2014

On last night's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE on ABC, Jimmy shared his thoughts on the Beyonce and Jay Z concert he attended. Check out the clip below!... (more...)
VIDEO: Grown Up ANNIE Returns to 'Seth Meyers' to Give Tony Preview! VIDEO: Grown Up ANNIE Returns to 'Seth Meyers' to Give Tony Preview!
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2014

Grown up Annie returned to LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS last night to give a preview of this year's Tony Awards, airing this Sunday.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: FADED GLORY Sparkles at North Coast Rep BWW Reviews: FADED GLORY Sparkles at North Coast Rep
by Erica Miner - June 02, 2014

It's no wonder Tim Burns won the prestigious National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Award in 1974 for his first play, Faded Glory. This brilliantly crafted work is entertaining, enlightening, and irresistible.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: 'Wait, Wait' Marathon Leaves San Diego Howling BWW Reviews: 'Wait, Wait' Marathon Leaves San Diego Howling
by Erica Miner - May 02, 2014

The masterful comics of NPR's Wait, Wait… Don't Tell Me! delivered a panoply of laughs, hoots, howls and giggles to a sold-out audience at the San Diego Civic Theatre... (more...)
BWW Reviews: SEINFELD New Man in Standup Tour BWW Reviews: SEINFELD New Man in Standup Tour
by Paul Batterson - February 28, 2014

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is famous for creating SEINFELD, a show about nothing. As a standup comedian, Seinfeld proved he can make just about anything funny. Performing before a packed Ohio Theatre crowd Feb. 27 in Columbus, Seinfeld proved his point during the opening 10-minute diatribe about what i... (more...)
BWW Reviews: IDAHO LAUGH FEST, The Name Says It All BWW Reviews: IDAHO LAUGH FEST, The Name Says It All
by Teresa Rodrick - January 27, 2014

What do you think of when you hear Idaho? Boise, maybe? Potatoes? well, now you can add comedy to that list. Idaho now has it's very own annual Laugh Fest. Megan Bryant took it upon herself to create and do the arrangements for the First Annual IDAHO LAUGH FEST, with the help of a few local comedian... (more...)

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