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Ben Affleck & Pixar Filmmakers Honored by Ed Asner at Autfest Film FestivalBen Affleck & Pixar Filmmakers Honored by Ed Asner at Autfest Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Oscar®-winning actor Ben Affleck, Pixar filmmakers Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera, AutFest founder Matt Asner and several filmmakers were honored yesterday for their filmmaking contributions to autism awareness “from spectrum to screen” at the 1st Annual AutFest International Film Festival (April 22-23) in Orange, California. (more...)

Rory Kinnear, Ben Whishaw, Simon Russell Beale Among Lineup for London Theatre Company's Season at the Bridge TheatreRory Kinnear, Ben Whishaw, Simon Russell Beale Among Lineup for London Theatre Company's Season at the Bridge Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

London Theatre Company announces the first productions at its new Bridge Theatre, which opens this October on the river by Tower Bridge and City Hall. (more...)

Colossal Clusterfest Announces Daily Festival Lineup; Single Day Tickets on Sale 4/19Colossal Clusterfest Announces Daily Festival Lineup; Single Day Tickets on Sale 4/19
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Comedy Central Presents Colossal Clusterfest, the brand new comedy and music festival experience created by Comedy Central and Superfly, the brains behind Bonnaroo, and Outside Lands co-producer Another Planet Entertainment are excited to announce the daily festival lineup with single day tickets going on sale Wednesday, April 19 at 10am PT. (more...)

Deb Filler to Bring I DID IT MY WAY IN YIDDISH (in English) to New York CityDeb Filler to Bring I DID IT MY WAY IN YIDDISH (in English) to New York City
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

The internationally-renowned comic performer, musician and writer Deb Filler returns to New York with her new one-woman show, I Did It My Way in Yiddish (in English), heading to Metropolitan Room for its US premiere for one night only - from THURSDAY May 4! (more...)

Comedy Central's Colossal Clusterfest Announces Additional Talent featuring Top-Tier ComediansComedy Central's Colossal Clusterfest Announces Additional Talent featuring Top-Tier Comedians
by TV News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Comedy Central Presents Colossal Clusterfest, the brand new comedy and music festival experience created by Comedy Central and Superfly, the brains behind Bonnaroo, and Outside Lands co-producer Another Planet Entertainment, are excited to announce additional artists to its three day lineup that includes more than 70 comedians and musicians as well as specially curated SF Sketchfest programming. (more...)

Sarah Silverman to Star in Weekly Topical Half-Hour Show I LOVE YOU, AMERICA on HuluSarah Silverman to Star in Weekly Topical Half-Hour Show I LOVE YOU, AMERICA on Hulu
by TV News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Hulu has announced the straight-to-series pick-up of a new show from Funny or Die, starring Sarah Silverman titled I LOVE YOU, AMERICA (working title). (more...)

Deb Filler Returns to Toronto in I DID IT MY WAY IN YIDDISH (in English)Deb Filler Returns to Toronto in I DID IT MY WAY IN YIDDISH (in English)
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

The internationally-renowned comic performer, musician and writer Deb Fillerreturns to Toronto with her new one-woman show, I Did It My Way in Yiddish (in English), heading to Factory Theatre for its Canadian premiere for one week only - from Tuesday May 23 (opening night) to Sunday May 28!  Tickets are on sale now with special Earlybird Pricing if booked prior to May 1st! (more...)

MEN ARE FROM MARS, WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE Makes Triumphant Return To The PlayhouseMEN ARE FROM MARS, WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE Makes Triumphant Return To The Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Produced by Emery Entertainment, MEN ARE FROM MARS-WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE! will make a triumphant return to the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza April 19 - May 7. The Off-Broadway hit is a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on the New York Times #1 best-selling book of the last decade by John Gray. Moving swiftly through a series of vignettes, the one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up covers everything from dating and marriage to the bedroom. Tickets may be purchased through MetroTix at www.metrotix.com or by calling 314/534-1111.  Additionally, tickets will be available at the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza box office one hour prior to show time. All seats are $50. (more...)

The Las Vegas Premier of I AM BATTLE COMIC Showcases The Importance On Bringing Comedy To the Front Lines.The Las Vegas Premier of I AM BATTLE COMIC Showcases The Importance On Bringing Comedy To the Front Lines.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

I AM BATTLE COMIC, a thought-provoking documentary about stand-up comedians entertaining our troops in the Middle East, will have it's Las Vegas Premiere at a special red carpet benefit event on May 31st, 2017, 9:30PM -11:30PM at The AMC Town Square 18. The event is sponsored in part by Battle Comics. (more...)

Photo Flash: Quincy Jones and Mel Brooks Honored At 15th Annual BACKSTAGE AT THE GEFFEN FundraiserPhoto Flash: Quincy Jones and Mel Brooks Honored At 15th Annual BACKSTAGE AT THE GEFFEN Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Legendary Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award-winning artists Quincy Jones and Mel Brooks were honored Sunday, March 19 at the Geffen Playhouse's 15th annual fundraiser, Backstage at the Geffen, which honors the accomplishments of leaders in the artistic community and supports the theater's mission to produce original, quality works and engage the community in the live arts. (more...)

Netflix Announces Kevin James Stand-Up Comedy SpecialNetflix Announces Kevin James Stand-Up Comedy Special
by TV News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Kevin James is returning to his stand-up roots with an all-new comedy special for Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network. The veteran comic's latest special, slated to shoot later this year, will launch globally on Netflix in 2018. (more...)

Documentary 'The Last Laugh' Premieres on PBS's INDEPENDENT LENS, 4/24Documentary 'The Last Laugh' Premieres on PBS's INDEPENDENT LENS, 4/24
by TV News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

The Last Laugh is a documentary based on the premise that the Holocaust would seem to be an absolutely off-limits topic for comedy. But is it? (more...)

HBO Renews Comedy Series CRASHING, Starring Pete HolmesHBO Renews Comedy Series CRASHING, Starring Pete Holmes
by TV News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

HBO has renewed the comedy series CRASHING, created by and starring Pete Holmes, for a second season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, executive vice president, HBO Programming. (more...)

BWW Review:  RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK'S DEBUT IN THE CWP BLACK BOX  at Carrollwood Players TheaterBWW Review: RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK'S DEBUT IN THE CWP BLACK BOX at Carrollwood Players Theater
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Mar 11, 2017

There's no doubt - after laughing on and off for 100 minutes, people will be talking about this show. People will be getting on their cell phones, laptops and computers and Googling 'Belle Barth', searching for YouTube videos of her risque comedy routines. RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK - a musical about the life and times of a female pioneer in comedy is just that good. (more...)

Ben Affleck & Pixar Filmmakers to Be Honored at AUTFEST Film Festival; Lineup AnnouncedBen Affleck & Pixar Filmmakers to Be Honored at AUTFEST Film Festival; Lineup Announced
by Movies News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

AutFest, the first film festival solely dedicated to an autistic audience and filmmakers, today announced its official program selections for its first annual film festival celebrating autism awareness “from spectrum to screen.” (more...)

Emmy Winning Comedy MONK Joins Hallmark Movies & Mysteries LineupEmmy Winning Comedy MONK Joins Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Lineup
by TV News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, the fastest growing network in the Crown Media Family Networks portfolio, announces the acquisition of the off-network comedy series MONK from NBCUniversal. (more...)

Richard Dawkins Comes to Boulder Theater This MayRichard Dawkins Comes to Boulder Theater This May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Richard Dawkins, world renown evolutionary biologist, and bestselling author, will be in conversation to discuss science, secularism and current events followed by a Q&A and signing. (more...)

Second Annual JFL NorthWest Draws More Than 30,000 Comedy FansSecond Annual JFL NorthWest Draws More Than 30,000 Comedy Fans
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

The second annual JFL NorthWest, presented in association with SiriusXM, came to a close this past weekend. The 10-day mid-winter festival, which took place February 16 to 25, welcomed over 30,000 comedy fans and over 100 comedians at 25 venues across Vancouver. (more...)

Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart set for New Comedy Central Festival Experience COLOSSAL CLUSTERFESTJerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart set for New Comedy Central Festival Experience COLOSSAL CLUSTERFEST
by TV News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

Comedy Central, the number one brand in comedy, joins forces with Superfly, the brains behind Bonnaroo, and Outside Lands co-producer Another Planet Entertainment, to launch Comedy Central Presents Colossal Clusterfest, a jam-packed, multi-format festival experience (more...)

BWW Preview: TIME TO GET RAUNCHY WITH BELLE BARTH at Carrollwood Players TheaterBWW Preview: TIME TO GET RAUNCHY WITH BELLE BARTH at Carrollwood Players Theater
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Feb 22, 2017

On March 10 and 11, 2017, actress Sara DelBeato will transform into the 50s 'unkosher comedienne,' the Miami Beach-based trailblazer Belle Barth for Jimmy Ferraro's production of RAUNCY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK at Carrollwood Players. (more...)

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