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VIDEO: John Oliver Shares 50 SHADES OF GREY Audition Tape VIDEO: John Oliver Shares 50 SHADES OF GREY Audition Tape
by TV News Desk - January 26, 2015

Just before the Season 2 Premiere of HBO's LAST WEEK TONIGHT, host John Oliver appeared on YouTube Sunday night to share a "condescending, half-hearted" apology for the recent controversy over his #NotMyChristian hashtag... (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...)
Matt Braunger's BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Debuts 2/6 on Comedy Central Matt Braunger's BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Debuts 2/6 on Comedy Central
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

Matt Braunger comes crashing through the woods in his return to Comedy Central in the world premiere of "Matt Braunger: Big, Dumb Animal" on Friday, February 6 at Midnight ET/PT. Braunger's second one-hour stand-up special, "Big, Dumb Animal," was filmed at The Bell House in Brooklyn. In front of a ... (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...)
Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE to Premiere 1/19 Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE to Premiere 1/19
by TV News Desk - January 09, 2015

Stewart & Wilmore, late night comedy's new power hour begins. Comedy Central's "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore" premieres on Monday, January 19 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT and air weeknights following "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."... (more...)
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER, Returning 2/8 VIDEO: Sneak Peek - LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER, Returning 2/8
by TV News Desk - January 09, 2015

Below watch a new clip from LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER. The show will return on Sunday, February 8 at 11PM EST on HBO.... (more...)
Lenny Marcus to Perform at Ware Center, 1/24 Lenny Marcus to Perform at Ware Center, 1/24
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 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 on Saturday, Jan. 24, for a night of comedy presented by local comedian-comic impresario Rubi Nicholas, to also feature Shane Gillis, a local stand... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at The PIT's Theatrical Comedy, HOLD ON TO YOUR BUTTS STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at The PIT's Theatrical Comedy, HOLD ON TO YOUR BUTTS
by Stage Tube - January 09, 2015

After being named one of the “Ten Best Comedy Shows of 2014” byTime Out New York, The PIT is proud to announce the return of acclaimed theatrical comedy Hold On To Your Butts, a LIVE shot-for-shot remake of the greatest epic dinosaur movie of all time, performed by just two actors and a foley artist... (more...)
VIDEO: JOHN OLIVER Hates New Years & Offers Great Excuses to Get Out of It! VIDEO: JOHN OLIVER Hates New Years & Offers Great Excuses to Get Out of It!
by TV News Desk - December 29, 2014

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: New Year's Eve Web Exclusive, John Oliver explains why New Year's Eve is the worst and offers some great excuses for getting out of it. Check out the video below!... (more...)
Josh Blue Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square This Weekend Josh Blue Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

Best known as the comedian who puts the cerebral in Cerebral Palsy, Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around his disability. He exploded onto the national comedy scene by capturing the attention of the country as the winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing. Josh starred in Comedy Cent... (more...)
Comix at Foxwoods to Ring in the New Year with 2015 Comix Countdown Comix at Foxwoods to Ring in the New Year with 2015 Comix Countdown
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

Comix at Foxwoods Comedy Club will welcome the New Year with its 2015 Comix Countdown event, which will be headlined by New Jersey native and renowned stand-up sensation "Big" Jay Oakerson on Wednesday, Dec. 31 at 8:30 p.m.... (more...)
Comedy Central to Debut ROBERT KELLY: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE UNDERGROUND, 1/9 Comedy Central to Debut ROBERT KELLY: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE UNDERGROUND, 1/9
by TV News Desk - December 08, 2014

Robert Kelly returns to Comedy Central in the world premiere of ROBERT KELLY: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE UNDERGROUND, debuting on Friday, January 9 at Midnight ET/PT.... (more...)
New Year's Eve with Ryan Hamilton Set for Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/26-31 New Year's Eve with Ryan Hamilton Set for Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/26-31
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2014

Ryan Hamilton will appear at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square on December 26, 27, 30 and New Year's Eve.... (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...)
Nate Bargatze Appears at Comedy Works Larimer Square, Now thru 12/6 Nate Bargatze Appears at Comedy Works Larimer Square, Now thru 12/6
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2014

Nate has done an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, two late night appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, four appearances on Conan, two appearances on Comedy Central's @ Midnight, and had his own Comedy Central Presents in 2011. He has written for Spike TV's Video Game Awar... (more...)
Josh Blue Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/19-21 Josh Blue Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/19-21
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2014

Best known as the comedian who puts the cerebral in Cerebral Palsy, Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around his disability. He exploded onto the national comedy scene by capturing the attention of the country as the winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing. Josh starred in Comedy Cent... (more...)
Seth Meyers Appears Live in San Francisco Tonight Seth Meyers Appears Live in San Francisco Tonight
by TV News Desk - November 21, 2014

Citi presents an exclusive performance by award-winning comedian and late night talk show host Seth Meyers. The standup performance will take place tonight, November 21 at 8:00 PM at The Palace of Fine Arts Theatre in San Francisco.... (more...)
Tom Cotter Heads to Comedy Works Landmark Village This Weekend Tom Cotter Heads to Comedy Works Landmark Village This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2014

If laughter is the best medicine, prepare to be heavily medicated. Tom Cotter's high energy, rapid-fire style of comedy leaves audiences clutching their sides and rolling in the aisles. Tom became the first comedian to ever reach the finals of NBC's America's Got Talent. His runner up finish on the ... (more...)
Nate Bargatze to Play Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/3-6 Nate Bargatze to Play Comedy Works Larimer Square, 12/3-6
by BWW News Desk - November 19, 2014

Nate has done an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, two late night appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, four appearances on Conan, two appearances on Comedy Central's @ Midnight, and had his own Comedy Central Presents in 2011. He has written for Spike TV's Video Game Awar... (more...)
John Oliver Kicks Off Fall 2014 Tour Today John Oliver Kicks Off Fall 2014 Tour Today
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2014

John Oliver, the host of HBO's Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, previously announced a 15-date tour visiting theaters throughout the U.S.... (more...)
Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Set for ROSEWATER Live Preview Event, Screening in Theaters Tonight Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Set for ROSEWATER Live Preview Event, Screening in Theaters Tonight
by Movies News Desk - November 13, 2014

Fathom Events and Open Road Films are partnering to present the exclusive 'Rosewater: Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert LIVE' event, including the feature film Rosewater followed by a Live Q&A with Jon Stewart, the film's screen writer, director and producer, interviewed by Stephen Colbert, host of the ... (more...)
Gilbert Gottfried to Headline Thanksgiving Weekend at Carolines On Broadway Gilbert Gottfried to Headline Thanksgiving Weekend at Carolines On Broadway
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2014

Carolines on Broadway announces that Gilbert Gottfried, from the film “The Artistocrats” and his “Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast,” will headline Thanksgiving Weekend, with performances on November 26, 28 and 29. Gottfried joins previously announced headliners Artie Lange from his Come... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Clips from Season Finale of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER VIDEO: Watch Clips from Season Finale of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
by TV News Desk - November 10, 2014

LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER concluded its first season SUNDAY, NOV. 9 (11:15-11:45 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.... (more...)
VIDEO: John Oliver Has Bad News for Cookie Monster on Upcoming SESAME STREET VIDEO: John Oliver Has Bad News for Cookie Monster on Upcoming SESAME STREET
by TV News Desk - November 07, 2014

Did you know they don't have cookies in the UK? What is Cookie Monster supposed to do when he's staying at the Furchester Hotel if there are no cookies?... (more...)
James Adomian & Cameron Esposit Headlines Comedy Benefit UNCIVIL UNION Tonight James Adomian & Cameron Esposit Headlines Comedy Benefit UNCIVIL UNION Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2014

Leading lights from the comedy world's cutting edge, including James Adomian, Cameron Esposito will headline UNCIVIL UNION, an all-star show tonight, November 7th benefitting The Ally Coalition and New Alternatives, as part of the New York Comedy Festival. Special guest set from Reggie Watts.... (more...)



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