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Comedy Dynamics Partners with Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre for Events at SXSW Comedy Dynamics Partners with Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre for Events at SXSW
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

Comedy Dynamics will be waving its flag in Austin during SXSW 2015 through its involvement in numerous comedy happenings during the festival.... (more...)
LADIES OF LAUGHTER Coming to Harris Center, 3/20 LADIES OF LAUGHTER Coming to Harris Center, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

Simply put, Ladies of Laughter is the biggest platform for women in comedy! Three of the funniest women to join this acclaimed group are now headed to the Harris Center as part of their Funny & Fabulous Tour.... (more...)
Brooks Wheelan to Perform at Comedy Works Larimer Square, 3/25-28 Brooks Wheelan to Perform at Comedy Works Larimer Square, 3/25-28
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

Brooks Wheelan is an actor and comedian that originally hails from Iowa. Most recently Brooks was seen as a cast member on NBC's Saturday Night Live. He has appeared on CONAN and will be appearing in the upcoming season of HBO's Girls.... (more...)
CHAPELL'S SHOW's Donnell Rawlings to Perform Show at Comix, 2/26 CHAPELL'S SHOW's Donnell Rawlings to Perform Show at Comix, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - February 18, 2015

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (February 17, 2015) – Comix at Foxwoods will welcome in “Chappell's Show” star and hysterical stand-up act Donnell Rawlings for a three-night, four-performance event beginning Thursday, Feb. 26 at 8:00 p.m.... (more...)
BWW Previews: THE DEAD DADS CLUB at UCB in NYC, 2/25 BWW Previews: THE DEAD DADS CLUB at UCB in NYC, 2/25
by Marina Kennedy - February 18, 2015

'The Dead Dads Club' starring Kristen Bartlett and Jason Gore will be onstage at Upright Citizens Brigade on Wednesday, February 25th and Friday, March 6th with more dates to be announced soon.... (more...)
VIDEO: LAST WEEK WITH JOHN OLIVER Kicks Off Season 2 - Watch Clips! VIDEO: LAST WEEK WITH JOHN OLIVER Kicks Off Season 2 - Watch Clips!
by TV News Desk - February 09, 2015

HBO continued its satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, as LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER returned for its 35-episode second season SUNDAY, FEB. 8 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT)... (more...)
Oxygen to Premiere New Comedic Docuseries FUNNY GIRLS, 4/7 Oxygen to Premiere New Comedic Docuseries FUNNY GIRLS, 4/7
by TV News Desk - February 03, 2015

Oxygen Media brings the laughs with its humorous, irreverent docu-series 'Funny Girls' premiering Tuesday, April 7 at 9 PM ET/PT.... (more...)
HBO to Premiere Season 2 of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER, 2/8 HBO to Premiere Season 2 of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER, 2/8
by TV News Desk - February 03, 2015

?Presenting a satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER returns for its 35-episode second season SUNDAY, FEB. 8 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.... (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...)
Brooks Wheelan's 'This Is Cool, Right?' Out Tomorrow Brooks Wheelan's 'This Is Cool, Right?' Out Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

Comedy Dynamics will release comedian Brooks Wheelan's This Is Cool, Right? album via digital audio on iTunes, Amazon, and all other digital retailers on January 27th, 2015.... (more...)
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...)



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