Janeane Garofalo News

Gunpowder & Sky Distribution Acquires Rob Meyer's LITTLE BOXESGunpowder & Sky Distribution Acquires Rob Meyer's LITTLE BOXES
by Movies News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Gunpowder & Sky Distribution announced today that the company has acquired Rob Meyer's LITTLE BOXES, with a theatrical release set for April 14th. (more...)

Women in Comedy Festival and ImprovBoston Present JELLY: The Untelevised Comedy Variety ShowWomen in Comedy Festival and ImprovBoston Present JELLY: The Untelevised Comedy Variety Show
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

While men have been in the national comedy scene spotlight for decades, the folks at the Women in Comedy Festival (WICF) and ImprovBoston stay committed to showcasing the extraordinary contributions of women right here in Boston. Featuring women across all comedic platforms - from improvisation to sketch, standup, film, and an annual comedy festival - two of New England's biggest comedy institutions team up for a monthly variety show called Jelly: The Untelevised Comedy Variety Show. (more...)

Janeane Garofalo, Jennifer Tilly, Michael Urie and More Headed to CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY in MarchJaneane Garofalo, Jennifer Tilly, Michael Urie and More Headed to CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

New York's funniest show, Celebrity Autobiography: THE 2017 EDITION has a NYC show on March 6 at 7pm at The Triad (158 West 72nd Street) which will feature stars of stage and screen, including Academy Award-nominee Jennifer Tilly, Janeane Garofalo, beloved Crossword Puzzle Editor for The New York Times Will Shortz, Tate Donovan (Manchester by the Sea), Michael Urie (Buyer & Cellar, Younger), five-time Emmy-winner & comedy legend Alan Zweibel, Maulik Pancholy (30 Rock) and Drama Desk-winners Eugene Pack & Dayle Reyfel. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Sarah Steele, Austin P. McKenzie on the Big Screen in Stephen Karam's SPEECH AND DEBATEPhoto Flash: First Look at Sarah Steele, Austin P. McKenzie on the Big Screen in Stephen Karam's SPEECH AND DEBATE
by Movies News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

Sycamore Pictures (BEGIN AGAIN, THE HOLLARS, THE WAY WAY BACK) just announced the theatrical release of Speech & Debate, based on the critically acclaimed comedy by Tony Award winner Stephen Karam (THE HUMANS) and directed by Dan Harris, and we have a peek at stills from the movie below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch the Trailer for Stephen Karam's SPEECH AND DEBATE Film, Starring Sarah Steele!STAGE TUBE: Watch the Trailer for Stephen Karam's SPEECH AND DEBATE Film, Starring Sarah Steele!
by Stage Tube - Feb 1, 2017

Sycamore Pictures (BEGIN AGAIN, THE HOLLARS, THE WAY WAY BACK) just announced the theatrical release of Speech & Debate, based on the critically acclaimed comedy by Tony Award winner Stephen Karam (THE HUMANS) and directed by Dan Harris. Watch the official trailer below! (more...)

Novato Theater Company To Host a Comedy WeekendNovato Theater Company To Host a Comedy Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2017

Novato Theater Company Hosts a Comedy Weekend February 24-26. at the NTC Playhouse, 5420 Nave Drive in Novato. A stellar lineup of the Bay Area's top comedians and improvisers will take the stage for five shows - Friday, February 24 at 7:00 and 9:00 pm; Saturday, February 25 at 7:00 and 9:00 pm: and Sunday, February 26 at 6:00 pm. The event is sponsored by Humor Resources www.thehumorresources.com (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Academy Award-nominated (Bullets Over Broadway) actress and World Series of Poker' champ Jennifer Tilly will add to the comedic action when Celebrity Autobiography Live! takes over our stage. (more...)

Women in Comedy Festival and ImprovBoston to Present 'JELLY' Variety ShowWomen in Comedy Festival and ImprovBoston to Present 'JELLY' Variety Show
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

While men have been in the national comedy scene spotlight for decades, the folks at the Women in Comedy Festival (WICF) and ImprovBoston stay committed to showcasing the extraordinary contributions of women right here in Boston (more...)

Janeane Garofalo, Myq Kaplan Join The First Downtown Variety of 2017Janeane Garofalo, Myq Kaplan Join The First Downtown Variety of 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

Nat Towsen's Downtown Variety Hour will kick off the new year at UCB Theatre East Village on Monday, January 2, at 8 PM. As usual, host Nat Towsen (VICE, Nickelodeon) combines the disappearing, eclectic lower Manhattan culture in which he grew up (around the corner from the theatre, in fact) with interviews, informative presentations, and the best of the NYC underground comedy scene. (more...)

'Chicago's One Night Stand-Up' Comedy Special Premieres on New Year's Eve'Chicago's One Night Stand-Up' Comedy Special Premieres on New Year's Eve
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2016

Get ready to laugh your way into the New Year! Chicago-based television station WCIU, The U presents 'Chicago's One Night Stand-Up,' an hour-long special featuring the best stand-up comedians in three different markets, Chicago, Milwaukee and South Bend between New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. (more...)

Comedy Dynamics Featured in Vulture Yearly RoundupComedy Dynamics Featured in Vulture Yearly Roundup
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2016

Comedy Dynamics has two specials featured on the Vulture  '10 Best Comedy Specials of 2016' list, with Janeane Garofalo's 'If I May' and Ali Wong's 'Baby Cobra' rounding out the list. Read the reviews here: http://www.vulture.com/2016/12/10-best-stand-up-comedy-specials-of-2016.html  (more...)

CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY LIVE! Featuring Ralph Macchio and Janeane GarofaloCELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY LIVE! Featuring Ralph Macchio and Janeane Garofalo
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

The Jeanne Rimsky Theater presents the international smash hit comedy where wild, hilarious and true celebrity memoirs are given the full dramatic - and comedic - treatment by some of the sharpest celebrity performers in town. (more...)

Comedy Dynamics Releases Janeane Garofalo's Latest Album 'If I May', 1/6Comedy Dynamics Releases Janeane Garofalo's Latest Album 'If I May', 1/6
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2016

Comedy Dynamics will release Janeane Garofalo's If I May on January 6, 2017 on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Amazon and all other digital retailers. The special originally debuted on Seeso on October 27, 2016. (more...)

Justin Sayre Celebrates New Comedy CD THE GAY AGENDA at UnCabaret in L.A.Justin Sayre Celebrates New Comedy CD THE GAY AGENDA at UnCabaret in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre - the monthly gathering of the International Order of Sodomites, the centuries-old organization which sets the mythic Gay Agenda - will celebrate Sayre's debut comed album "The Gay Agenda" with a  special night at UNCABARET at Au Lac (710 West First Street, LA 90012) on Sunday, December 4 at 8:00 PM. (more...)

Alan Partridge's SCISSORED ISLE Premieres November 17Alan Partridge's SCISSORED ISLE Premieres November 17
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

ALAN PARTRIDGE'S latest special, “SCISSORED ISLE,” is set to debut across Seeso platformsThursday, November 17. (more...)

Janeane Garofalo's News Stand-Up Special Streaming Exclusively on SeesoJaneane Garofalo's News Stand-Up Special Streaming Exclusively on Seeso
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Out this week is Janeane Garofalo's news stand-up special IF I MAY is streaming exclusively on Seeso. (more...)

Seeso to Premiere ALAN PARTRIDGE'S SCISSORED ISLE and ANDY RICHTER'S HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYSSeeso to Premiere ALAN PARTRIDGE'S SCISSORED ISLE and ANDY RICHTER'S HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
by TV News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Just in time for the holiday season, Seeso today announced that ALAN PARTRIDGE'S “SCISSORED ISLE” will debut November 17, and “ANDY RICHTER'S HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS,” an all-new special from the Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB), will premiere on Seeso platforms December 20. (more...)

truTV to Premiere New Hybrid Comedy Series JON GLASER LOVES GEAR, TodaytruTV to Premiere New Hybrid Comedy Series JON GLASER LOVES GEAR, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

truTV announced today details for two of its upcoming projects - the new hybrid comedy series Jon JON GLASER LOVES GEAR created by and starring Jon Glaser (Trainwreck, Parks and Recreation, Girls), and the scripted comedy pilot Small Victories, created by and starring Melissa Hunter (Maya and Marty). (more...)

Janeane Garofalo, Caroline Rhea, Todd Barry and Maeve Higgins Set To Headline A NIGHT OF COMEDY AND OTHER FUN STUFF at The Cutting RoomJaneane Garofalo, Caroline Rhea, Todd Barry and Maeve Higgins Set To Headline A NIGHT OF COMEDY AND OTHER FUN STUFF at The Cutting Room
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

OneKid OneWorld (www.onekidoneworld.org), a non-profit that funds education projects in Kenya and El Salvador, will host a blockbuster comedy and variety show Wednesday, October 26th at New York City's famed music and entertainment venue The Cutting Room.  The two hour entertainment extravaganza, benefiting the organization's ongoing efforts to build classrooms, provide desks and books, as well as fund teachers' salaries in rural under-privileged areas, will feature the hysterical talents of a long line-up of comedians including JANEANE GAROFALO (from 'The Larry Sanders Show,' '24,' and HBO's 'One Night Stand'); CAROLINE RHEA ("Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Two Broke Girls"); TODD BARRY ("Late Night with Conan O'Brien," "Late Show with David Letterman," "Flight of the Conchords," "Louie"); and MAEVE HIGGINS ("Inside Amy Schumer," "Star Talk with Neil deGrasse Tyson"), along with other surprise celebrity guests. (more...)

RIGHT NOW! with Carolyn Castiglia to Present Special Election Performance 10/20RIGHT NOW! with Carolyn Castiglia to Present Special Election Performance 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2016

Right NOW! with Carolyn Castiglia is a female-driven live talk show that blends the gab fest elements of daytime TV with traditional late-night comedy, topped off with the dark sparkly bite of neo-vaudeville acts from burlesque and cabaret. A night hosted by Carolyn feels like a teenage sleepover at your best friend's house: it's both comforting and full of new discoveries, and chock full of belly laughs. (more...)

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