Dale Jones News

Do You Believe in Magic?
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014

NORTHFIELD, Ohio, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park is bringing a little magic to its venue. And comedy. And acoustic acts entertainment, too. It's all part of the exciting new Club Velvet, opening March 20. (more...)

BWW Reviews: GCT Revives a Sturdy ME AND MY GIRL
by Don Grigware - Feb 24, 2014

Me and My Girl/music by Noel Gay/book and lyrics by Douglas Furber and L. Arthur Rose/directed & choreographed by Orlando Alexander/Glendale Centre Theatre (GCT)/through March 29 (more...)

BWW Reviews: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Closes the Season at the Long Beach Playhouse
by Shari Barrett - May 26, 2013

The Long Beach Playhouse is closing its 2012-2013 Mainstage Season with one of the longest-running Off-Broadway shows of all time, the quirky and much-loved musical LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, an affectionate spoof of 1950s sci-fi movies. (more...)

Long Beach Playhouse Presents THE CYCLOPS, 10/13-11/10
by BWW News Desk - Nov 09, 2012

You've probably heard of The Odyssey, a classic piece of literature written almost three thousand years ago by a blind poet named Homer. Well, the Long Beach Playhouse is turning Homer on his head, retelling the story with the help of puppets, masks and shadow puppets. They're also focusing on one of the coolest parts of The Odyssey -- the one with the Cyclops! Although The Cyclops is set back in the 8th-century B.C., the dialogue is lightened up with references from contemporary times including lines from musicals, songs, poems and pop culture references. The production is both serious and not, in the best sense of contrast. Please note that although this show has puppets, it's not intended for children. (more...)

Long Beach Playhouse Presents THE CYCLOPS, Now thru 11/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2012

You've probably heard of The Odyssey, a classic piece of literature written almost three thousand years ago by a blind poet named Homer. Well, the Long Beach Playhouse is turning Homer on his head, retelling the story with the help of puppets, masks and shadow puppets. They're also focusing on one of the coolest parts of The Odyssey -- the one with the Cyclops! Although The Cyclops is set back in the 8th-century B.C., the dialogue is lightened up with references from contemporary times including lines from musicals, songs, poems and pop culture references. The production is both serious and not, in the best sense of contrast. Please note that although this show has puppets, it's not intended for children. (more...)

Long Beach Playhouse Presents THE CYCLOPS, 10/13-11/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 06, 2012

You've probably heard of The Odyssey, a classic piece of literature written almost three thousand years ago by a blind poet named Homer. Well, the Long Beach Playhouse is turning Homer on his head, retelling the story with the help of puppets, masks and shadow puppets. They're also focusing on one of the coolest parts of The Odyssey -- the one with the Cyclops! Although The Cyclops is set back in the 8th-century B.C., the dialogue is lightened up with references from contemporary times including lines from musicals, songs, poems and pop culture references. The production is both serious and not, in the best sense of contrast. Please note that although this show has puppets, it's not intended for children. (more...)

Side Splitters Welcomes Dale Jones, 12/2-5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 02, 2010

Side Splitters Comedy Club in Tampa, FL is proud to welcome Dale Jones from the TBS Comedy Festival December 2 - 5. (more...)

Side Splitters Comedy Club Presents Next Big Comic
by BWW News Desk - Dec 02, 2010

Ryan Singer is the rarest of breeds: A comic's comic who electrifies mainstream audiences with material that is both uncompromising and unpretentious. (more...)

Side Splitters Welcomes Dale Jones, 12/2-5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2010

Side Splitters Comedy Club in Tampa, FL is proud to welcome Dale Jones from the TBS Comedy Festival December 2 - 5. (more...)

Side Splitters Comedy Club Presents Next Big Comic
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2010

Ryan Singer is the rarest of breeds: A comic's comic who electrifies mainstream audiences with material that is both uncompromising and unpretentious. (more...)

DeGeneres, Short, Lopez & More Set For TBS' A Very Funny Festival Thru 6/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2009

Two of the biggest names in comedy - TBS and Just For Laughs - have lined up a roster of extraordinary comedians for the premiere edition of TBS PRESENTS A 'VERY FUNNY' FESTIVAL: JUST FOR LAUGHS in Chicago, which will run Wednesday, June 17 - Sunday, June 21. Among the many top-name talents scheduled to appear are Ellen DeGeneres, Martin Short, George Lopez, Bill Engvall, David Alan Grier, Tim Meadows, Lisa Lampanelli, Jimmy Fallon, Russell Peters, Louis CK, Jim Jefferies, Bob Odenkirk and Mike Epps, to name a few. (more...)

DeGeneres, Short, Lopez & More Set For TBS' A Very Funny Festival Thru 6/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2009

Two of the biggest names in comedy - TBS and Just For Laughs - have lined up a roster of extraordinary comedians for the premiere edition of TBS PRESENTS A 'VERY FUNNY' FESTIVAL: JUST FOR LAUGHS in Chicago, which will run Wednesday, June 17 - Sunday, June 21. Among the many top-name talents scheduled to appear are Ellen DeGeneres, Martin Short, George Lopez, Bill Engvall, David Alan Grier, Tim Meadows, Lisa Lampanelli, Jimmy Fallon, Russell Peters, Louis CK, Jim Jefferies, Bob Odenkirk and Mike Epps, to name a few. (more...)