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ImprovBoston to Play Florida Studio Theatre's Bowne's Lab, 2/8 ImprovBoston to Play Florida Studio Theatre's Bowne's Lab, 2/8
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Florida Studio Theatre's Bowne's Lab is the next tour stop for ImprovBoston on February 8, 2015. The laughs begin at 4pm with a workshop called Musical Improv for Beginners, taught by this creative comedic cast. The laughs get even louder at 7:30pm in Bowne's Lab as these funny four perform a short-... (more...)
TOsketchfest 'Best of the Fest' Winner to Receive TV Development Deal TOsketchfest 'Best of the Fest' Winner to Receive TV Development Deal
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival (TOsketchfest) has announced a new enhancement to their annual Best of the Fest Award, which will see the winning troupe receive a television development deal with Bruce McCulloch of Kids in the Hall, and TOsketchfest, in partnership with Accent Entertainment (Youn... (more...)
Maysoon Zayid Returning to ASU, 2/27 Maysoon Zayid Returning to ASU, 2/27
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

On Friday, Feb. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at ASU Galvin Playhouse, ASU School of Film, Dance and Theatre alumna Maysoon Zayid will bring her one-woman comedy show to Tempe. Tickets go on sale Monday, Jan. 26 for $25, $10 for students (available at ASU Gammage Box Office). Tickets will be available at asugamma... (more...)
TOsketchfest to Present Kate McKinnon, Pajama Men and The Irrelevant Show TOsketchfest to Present Kate McKinnon, Pajama Men and The Irrelevant Show
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2015

The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival (TOsketchfest) celebrates a decade of presenting the best sketch comedy in North America with performances by Saturday Night Live star Kate McKinnon, comedy duo Pajama Men, and CBC Radio's hit comedy program The Irrelevant Show, plus over 40 sketch comedy troupes. ... (more...)
Patchogue Theatre Sets 2015 Lineup for LAUGHTER IN THE LOBBY Patchogue Theatre Sets 2015 Lineup for LAUGHTER IN THE LOBBY
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2015

?Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) is proud to announce the return of the 'Laughter in the Lobby' series, presented by NextStop Magazine and Long Island Comedy, with its first show on Thursday, Jan. 15, at 7:30 p.m. 'Laughter in the Lobby' is a monthly live comedy series built on the ... (more...)
Comedian Craig Ferguson Coming to The VETS in March Comedian Craig Ferguson Coming to The VETS in March
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2014

Craig Ferguson, actor, comedian, author, and host of “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” will play The VETS in Providence on Sunday, March 1st at 7:30pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, December 19th, are $49-$39 and can be purchased online at TheVetsRI.com, by calling 401-421-2787, or by visiting ... (more...)
Historic North Theatre's Monthly Comedy Show Returns Tomorrow Historic North Theatre's Monthly Comedy Show Returns Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2014

The Historic North Theatre will continue their monthly Comedy Night on Friday, Dec. 12 at 8:00 PM. The show feature's an opening act plus two top comics. The feature is Corey Marshall. He is a regular at the Richmond Funny Bone, He also works for Comedy Zone Comedy Clubs, Liberty Laughs and more.... (more...)
Comedian Demetri Martin Performs at The VETS Tonight Comedian Demetri Martin Performs at The VETS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2014

Stand-up comedian, actor, and author Demetri Martin will bring his comedy tour The Persistence of Jokes to The VETS in Providence tonight, December 5th at 8:00pm.... (more...)
VIDEO: Jane Seymour & 'Dr. Quinn' Cast Reunite in All-New FUNNY OR DIE Spoof VIDEO: Jane Seymour & 'Dr. Quinn' Cast Reunite in All-New FUNNY OR DIE Spoof
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2014

Jane Seymour and the original cast of Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman reunite for a highly addictive reboot titled 'Dr. Quinn, Morphine Woman with Jane Seymour' in an all-new Funny or Die Video.... (more...)
RED IS THE NEW GREEN Opens 11/27 at Bovine Metropolis Theater RED IS THE NEW GREEN Opens 11/27 at Bovine Metropolis Theater
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2014

You've binged on Netflix, you've seen all of Game of Thrones, and you've watched National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation eighteen times. You've been searching for something new, exciting and fresh to watch, but no one has told you where to go? Receive the holiday gift that keeps on giving and buy tick... (more...)
Jackie 'The Joke Man' Martling Comes to Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts Tonight Jackie 'The Joke Man' Martling Comes to Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2014

The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) is pleased to announce longtime fixture of radio's Howard Stern Show, and Long Island Native, comedian JACKIE 'THE JOKE MAN' MARTLING tonight, November 15 at 8:00 PM. Jackie 'The Joke Man' Martling tonight, November 15 at 8:00 PM Patchogue Thea... (more...)
National Comedy Theatre to Host NEW YEAR'S EVE SPECTACULAR, 12/31 National Comedy Theatre to Host NEW YEAR'S EVE SPECTACULAR, 12/31
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2014

National Comedy Theatre, San Diego's nationally acclaimed improv comedy show, will present the company's annual 'New Year's Eve Spectacular' performance and party on Wednesday, Dec. 31. On this special evening, guests enjoy a catered buffet, a hilarious improv comedy performance, a champagne toast a... (more...)
John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart & More Raise $6M at 8th Annual STAND UP FOR HEROES John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart & More Raise $6M at 8th Annual STAND UP FOR HEROES
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2014

Presented by the New York Comedy Festival, the 8th Annual Stand Up for Heroes, a night of comedy and music, returned last night to a sold-out crowd at the Theater at Madison Square Garden to raise more than $6 million in support of post-9/11 injured service members, veterans and their families throu... (more...)
Comedian Lewis Black Announces THE RANT IS DUE: PART DEUX 2015 Tour Comedian Lewis Black Announces THE RANT IS DUE: PART DEUX 2015 Tour
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2014

Following the highly successful 2014 The Rant is Due tour, tickets for Lewis Black's all new 2015 The Rant is Due Part Deux go on-sale Friday, Nov. 7 at www.livenation.com.... (more...)
Bill Engvall Coming to Treasure Island in December Bill Engvall Coming to Treasure Island in December
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Following a successful engagement in October, Bill Engvall brings his trademark comedy back to the Treasure Island Theatre December 5 and 12, each evening at 9 p.m. during Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (WNFR) week.... (more...)
'DAILY SHOW' Hits the Road with DEMOCALYPSE 2014: SOUTH BY SOUTH MESS Today 'DAILY SHOW' Hits the Road with DEMOCALYPSE 2014: SOUTH BY SOUTH MESS Today
by TV News Desk - October 27, 2014

'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart' will travel to indicted Governor Rick Perry's home state to broadcast a week of shows covering the upcoming midterm elections. 'Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess' will be taped at ZACH Theatre in Austin, TX and air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from today, October... (more...)
The Capitol Steps at the Fred Kavli Theatre Set for Tonight The Capitol Steps at the Fred Kavli Theatre Set for Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 23, 2014

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation and local NPR affiliate, KCLU Radio 88.3 FM each celebrate their 20th anniversary in 2014 by working together to present The Capitol Steps at the Fred Kavli Theatre tonight, October 23, 2014 at 7:30 pm.... (more...)
THE DAILY SHOW to Cover Midterm Elections with 'Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess' THE DAILY SHOW to Cover Midterm Elections with 'Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess'
by TV News Desk - October 22, 2014

Next week, "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" begins broadcasting from Austin to cover the upcoming midterm elections with "Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess." This special week of shows are taping at the ZACH Theatre and will air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from Monday, October 27 through Thursd... (more...)





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