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11 Workshops to be Offered at the Sarasota Improv Festival 11 Workshops to be Offered at the Sarasota Improv Festival
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

Festival fans will get the opportunity to explore their inner comedian alongside the professionals at this year's Sarasota Improv Festival. Techniques for musical improv, emotional recall, flashform, sketch writing for television, and more will be taught during a series of 11 different workshops. Ta... (more...)
Bay Street Theater Releases Summer Comedy Schedule Changes Bay Street Theater Releases Summer Comedy Schedule Changes
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the July and August lineup for the 2015 Comedy Club. The fun continues most Monday nights at 8 pm. All dates are available online at www.baystreet.org or by stopping by or calling the Box Office at 631-725-9500. All comedy pe... (more...)
Comedy Central Orders NOT SAFE WITH NIKKI GLASER to Series & Stand-Up Special Comedy Central Orders NOT SAFE WITH NIKKI GLASER to Series & Stand-Up Special
by TV News Desk - June 02, 2015

Comedy Central is getting down with Nikki Glaser as the all-comedy channel has greenlit 'Not Safe with Nikki Glaser' to series and ordered a one-hour stand-up special... (more...)
THE TRAINWRECK COMEDY TOUR to Kick Off in Boston Next Month THE TRAINWRECK COMEDY TOUR to Kick Off in Boston Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

Universal Pictures and CrowdRise today announced the launch of the upcoming 'The Trainwreck Comedy Tour,' presented by Live Nation, a tour of some of the greatest comics of this generation, which kicks off at Boston's The Wilbur on June 14, and concludes in Los Angeles at The Wiltern on June 21.... (more...)
IFC Greenlights Fifth Season of COMEDY BANG! BANG! IFC Greenlights Fifth Season of COMEDY BANG! BANG!
by TV News Desk - May 05, 2015

IFC announced today that the comedy network has renewed its popular series Comedy Bang! Bang! for a fifth season. Hosted by comedian and podcaster Scott Aukerman, the series will continue on IFC for a fresh batch of 20, half-hour episodes in 2016.... (more...)
VIDEO: Chris Rock Believes THE INTERVIEW Will Get Released: 'You Can Buy It On 125th St Right Now' VIDEO: Chris Rock Believes THE INTERVIEW Will Get Released: 'You Can Buy It On 125th St Right Now'
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

Writer, director and star Chris Rock stopped by THE DAILY SHOW last night and described how challenging it was to transition from stand-up comedy to film directing in 'Top Five.'... (more...)
Watch New Episode of COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFE with Jimmy Fallon Watch New Episode of COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFE with Jimmy Fallon
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

The fifth season of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, the two-time Emmy® nominated and recently Producers Guild nominated web series created by and starring Jerry Seinfeld, is now available on Crackle.... (more...)
VIDEO: JON STEWART Rips Fox News for Jay-Z 'Former Crack Dealer' Comment VIDEO: JON STEWART Rips Fox News for Jay-Z 'Former Crack Dealer' Comment
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Jon Stewart really went after Fox News last night for Sean Hannity and Fox Nation labeling the successful artist Jay-Z as a "former crack dealer."... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Watch Promo for Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE VIDEO: First Look - Watch Promo for Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2014

THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE premieres January 19th at 11:30 pm ET/PT after 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.'... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Ali Wentworth & Jerry Seinfeld in All-New 'COMEDIANS IN CARS' VIDEO: Watch Ali Wentworth & Jerry Seinfeld in All-New 'COMEDIANS IN CARS'
by TV News Desk - December 11, 2014

Episode 6 features Ali Wentworth (It's Complicated, Office Space, Jerry MaGuire) and Jerry Seinfeld giving it their best at being "wasps" around town.... (more...)
LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Monologue Highlights - 12/10 LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Monologue Highlights - 12/10
by TV News Desk - December 11, 2014

Below, check out Late Night with Seth Meyers' monologue highlights from last night's broadcast:... (more...)
VIDEO: Host Martin Freeman & Kate McKinnon Promo This Week's SNL VIDEO: Host Martin Freeman & Kate McKinnon Promo This Week's SNL
by TV News Desk - December 10, 2014

Martin Freeman hosts Saturday Night Live with musical guest Charli XCX on December 13, 2014. Below, check out an all-new promo for the show featuring Freeman and SNL cast member Kate McKinnon!... (more...)
Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for New and Returning Series Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for New and Returning Series
by TV News Desk - December 09, 2014

Grab a blanket and a cuddle buddy and get ready for the #1 brand in comedy's winter schedule! The new year brings all-new seasons of "Workaholics" and "Broad City," the third and final season of "Kroll Show" and new series including "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore,"... (more...)
VIDEO: Host James Franco Stars in Ferguson-Themed Skit Cut from SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE VIDEO: Host James Franco Stars in Ferguson-Themed Skit Cut from SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by TV News Desk - December 08, 2014

James Franco, Kenan Thompson and Cecily Strong appeared in a Ferguson related sketch which was cut from the live broadcast of SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on NBC over the weekend. Watch it below... (more...)
Comedy Central to Premiere 5th Season of WORKAHOLICS, 1/14 Comedy Central to Premiere 5th Season of WORKAHOLICS, 1/14
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2014

Coworkers and roommates "Adam," "Blake" and "Ders" have returned to work and are ready to party! The super-fresh Comedy Central® hit scripted series "Workaholics" kicks off its fifth season... (more...)
Michael Richards, Fred Armisen in New Episodes of COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE Michael Richards, Fred Armisen in New Episodes of COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2014

President of Worldwide Production for Sony's Crackle division, Dick Corcoran, is claiming he owns Jerry Seinfeld's internal organs.... (more...)
VIDEO: James Franco, Cecily Strong Promo This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE VIDEO: James Franco, Cecily Strong Promo This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2014

James Franco hosts Saturday Night Live with musical guest Nicki Minaj on Saturday, December 6. Check out promos for the upcoming broadcast featuring SNL's Cecily Strong below!... (more...)
VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Chats New Talk Show, Ferguson & More on THE DAILY SHOW VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Chats New Talk Show, Ferguson & More on THE DAILY SHOW
by TV News Desk - December 03, 2014

'The Nightly Show' host and Senior Black Correspondent Larry Wilmore stopped by last night's THE DAILY SHOW to dispel the notion that the Ferguson, MO protests have nothing to do with race.... (more...)
VIDEO: Sherri Shepherd to Return to Host Own Talk Show?: 'I Would Love to Be a Chocolate Ellen' VIDEO: Sherri Shepherd to Return to Host Own Talk Show?: 'I Would Love to Be a Chocolate Ellen'
by TV News Desk - December 02, 2014

Actress and former talk show host, Sherri Shepherd stopped by CBS's THE TALK to discuss the possibility of returning to the talk show circuit.... (more...)
VIDEO: Host Cameron Diaz Guides Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars Through SNL Promos VIDEO: Host Cameron Diaz Guides Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars Through SNL Promos
by TV News Desk - November 21, 2014

Cameron Diaz hosts Saturday Night Live with musical guests Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars on Saturday, November 22 at 11:30/10:30c. Below, watch Diaz guide Ronson and Mars through promos for the upcoming broadcast!... (more...)
Watch Bill Burr & Jerry Seinfeld in COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE Watch Bill Burr & Jerry Seinfeld in COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE
by TV News Desk - November 20, 2014

The fifth season of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, the two-time Emmy®-nominated Web series created by and starring Jerry Seinfeld, is now available on Crackle.... (more...)
James Franco, Martin Freeman & Amy Adams to Host Upcoming SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Shows James Franco, Martin Freeman & Amy Adams to Host Upcoming SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Shows
by TV News Desk - November 20, 2014

SNL returns December 6 with James Franco making his third appearance as host. Franco will next be seen alongside Seth Rogen in the feature film "The Interview," in theaters December 25.... (more...)
Comedy Central Announces Premiere Date for THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE Comedy Central Announces Premiere Date for THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE
by TV News Desk - November 20, 2014

It's official. Comedy Central's next great late-night franchise "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore" will premiere on Monday, January 19 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT and air weeknights following "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."... (more...)
VIDEO: Aidy Bryant Reaches 10,000 Tweets from Cut Sketch from Last Week's SNL; Watch Below! VIDEO: Aidy Bryant Reaches 10,000 Tweets from Cut Sketch from Last Week's SNL; Watch Below!
by TV News Desk - November 20, 2014

In the sketch which was cut from last weekend's live broadcast of SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, Rebecca (Aidy Bryant) marks her 10,000th Tweet with President Obama (Jay Pharoah), Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Kate McKinnon), Edward Norton and God (Woody Harrelson).... (more...)
VIDEO: Host Cameron Diaz Promo's This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE VIDEO: Host Cameron Diaz Promo's This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by TV News Desk - November 19, 2014

Cameron Diaz will host NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE with musical guests Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars on Saturday, November 22 at 11:30/10:30c!... (more...)




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