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PALM SPRINGS LEGENDS Brought Back To Life In 'Back By Popular Demand' McCallum Engagement
by David Green - Jan 9, 2017

Back by popular demand for a third season, the McCallum Theatre presents Palm Springs Legends III and the Legends Orchestra on Sunday, January 15, at 3:00pm. The top tribute artists honor the iconic stars who lived, and spent time, in the Palm Springs area - the legendary stars that made Palm Springs the place to be! (more...)

TRUMP: AN AMERICAN MUSICAL Benefit Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents "Trump: An American Musical" in Concert on January 21, 2017. (more...)

Steve Harvey Returns to Apollo Theater for All-New One-Hour SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO, 2/1
by TV News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

Emmy Award-winning personality Steve Harvey returns to host SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO, a brand-new one-hour special and reimagining of the classic talent showcase series. (more...)

Lineup Announced for 2nd Annual Mother's Day Good Music Festival at Barclays Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

SJ Presents Inc. announces R&B superstars TYRESE, ANTHONY HAMILTON, KEM, BRANDY and introducing special guest, MAJOR, on the star-studded lineup for the 2nd Annual Mother's Day Good Music Festival. (more...)

Lisa Lampanelli and Artie Lange to Bring Laughs to Valley Forge Music Fair
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

Valley Forge Casino Resort (1160 First Avenue) laughs its way into the new year with performances from two comedy giants during Valley Forge Music Fair. (more...)

New Stand-ups, New Show Times Slated for 2017 at UP Comedy Club
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

UP Comedy Club is ready for winter with a slate of new stand-ups in January and the return of our hit show #DateMe: An OkCupid Experiment in February. (more...)

Tickets on Sale Today for AN EVENING WITH ELAYNE BOOSLER at Dr. Phillips Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces a night of laughter and conversation with comedian, writer and animal activist Elayne Boosler. (more...)

Jason Weems and Uptown Boys Choir to Headline The Capital City Showcase This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

The Capital City Showcase returns on Thursday, February 2nd, at 8:00pm at Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe in Adams-Morgan, located at 2477 18th St NW in Washington, DC. (more...)

Scoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! on ABC - 1/9/2017- 1/13/2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 6, 2017

Get all the scoop on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!, airing on ABC on Monday, January 9, 2017! (more...)

D.L. Hughley, Heather McDonald and More Coming Up This Winter at Carolines on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Carolines on Broadway announces its line-up for the month of January, highlighted by headliners D.L. Hughley, host of the nationally syndicated radio show, 'The D.L. Hughley Show,' January 5 - 8; Matt Bellassai, host of the web series 'To Be Honest,' January 11 and 12; Louie Anderson, Emmy Award winner from FX's Baskets, January 13 - 15; Heather McDonald, from her stand-up special 'I Don't Mean to Brag,' January 19 - 22; and Donnell Rawlings, from MTV2's Guy Code and the reality show Project Dad, January 26 - 29. (more...)

by TV News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

The Producers Guild of America has announced the nominations for the 2017 PGA Awards for television. (more...)

Jessica Lang Dance Will Return to Eccles Center This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Jessica Lang Dance, the company founded by award-winning choreographer Jessica Lang, will perform a return engagement on the Eccles Center Stage, Friday, January 13 at 7:30 PM.  (more...)

A.R.T.'s OBERON Sets Winter 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

OBERON, the American Repertory Theater's (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue on the fringe of Harvard Square, announces events to be presented at OBERON during January and February - including OBERON Presents, Visiting Artists, and Usual Suspects. (more...)

Mad Horse Theatre Company Heats Up January with Sci-Fi Thriller THE NETHER by Jennifer Haley
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Mad Horse Theatre Company ushers in 2017 with Jennifer Haley' THE NETHER, a thrilling play that shines a stark light on how we negotiate a world hurtling technologically forward, and explores the moral and ethical questions that emerge along with those advancements. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

The Boch Center and John Tobin Presents announced today that the First Annual Boston Comedy Blowout will take place at the Boch Center Shubert Theatre on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 8:00PM. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, January 6, 2017 at 10:00AM. (more...)

Battle of the Broadway Comedians Take the Stage at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts 1/8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

From the creator of 'My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish, and I'm in Therapy', comes the hilarious stand-up comedy from two of Broadway's best award-winning Comedians! Battle of the Broadway Comedians hits the stage Sunday, January 8th at 3pm! (more...)

Stageworks Brings Clever Twist to Classic Comedy THE ODD COUPLE This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Stageworks Theatre presents its fourth production of the season, The Odd Couple by Neil Simon, running Jan. 27 - Feb. 19, 2017. (more...)

Joe Zimmerman and Karen Rontkowski at Comedy Works this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

New York City-based comedian Joe Zimmerman has had an eventful couple of years.  In addition to making his Comedy Central debut on John Oliver's New York Stand Up Show, Joe was one of the prestigious Comedians selected to film a Comedy Central Half Hour stand-up special in 2014. (more...)

Picture This! at Union Hall with Roy Wood Jr and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

PICTURE THIS! is still the ONLY 'live animated comedy show' that brings the best Comedians and the best artists together for one night only improvised comedy and animation events! We're BACK at Union Hall to kick off 2017! (more...)

WONDERSHOW Returns to the Cutting Room This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

WONDERSHOW is a modern vaudeville experience featuring today's top magicians, Comedians and variety artists.  (more...)

Kellie Martin & More Set for New TBS Comedy Series THE GUEST BOOK
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

TBS's THE GUEST BOOK is filling up quickly with notable entries. The new comedy series from Emmy(R) winner Greg Garcia (My Name Is Earl) has locked its first-season cast and guest cast. The Guest Book is slated to premiere on TBS in August. (more...)

Comedy Central Renews Emmy Award Winning Series DRUNK HISTORY for Fifth Season
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

Comedy Central has renewed the Emmy® Award-winning series DRUNK HISTORY for a fifth season, it was announced today by Kent Alterman, President, Comedy Central. The 14-episode fifth season is scheduled to premiere in 2017. (more...)

Uproar Entertainment Releases New Stand Up Comedy CD 'Chillennial' by Feraz Ozel, Uniquely Hilarious, Passionate and Brilliant
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Feraz Ozel, a 'brown' comedian, is a light-hearted performer driven by passion, and intelligence, says Uproar Entertainment. His is a diverse and energetic brand of insightful comedy that connects with people from all walks of life. He prides himself on putting on a show that will make you laugh till it hurts, think about a few new things, and remember that regardless of our vast differences, we can all come together for a night of comedy. (more...)

Amused Moose Kings X's Big Comedy Night Out, 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Hosted by Alex Zane (Rude Tube, Sky Movies, past face-of-MTV), with Jon Long ('Memorable songs and great jokes'), Matt Richardson ('The next bright young sensation' Guardian) , Archie Maddocks ('Charming and absolutely hilarious') and Danny O'Brien. (more...)

Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Additions to Their 2017 Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) announces additions to their 2017 Spring season, including: the return of the Laugh Lounge Series at the Garage and the On the Stage Series, as well as the fourth annual Encore! An Evening to Celebrate High School Musicals at The Colonial Theatre. New this year, as part of the Encore! Series, BTG will present a High School Student Cabaret at The Unicorn Theatre. (more...)

What a Joke! Inauguration Week Comedy Shows at Flappers Comedy Club
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant has announced its enthusiastic participation in the 'What A Joke Comedy Festival'. (more...)

Write Out Loud Presents THE THINGS WE DO FOR LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Write Out Loud - an organization founded in 2007 with a commitment to inspire, challenge and entertain by reading short stories aloud for a live audience  - announces THE THINGS WE DO FOR LOVE, the fourth production in their 10th Anniversary Season.  Write Out Loud Story Concerts bring literature to life - aloud - with rehearsed readings by professional actors. Each program explores specific themes by weaving a variety of stories, poems and music together into a literary tapestry. David Fenner, Jeffrey Howard Ingman, Veronica Murphy and Walter Ritter will perform. A pre-show reception starts at 6:15pm with a 7:00pm curtain. (more...)

Comedy Legend Gallagher Brings 70th Birthday Farewell Tour to Roxy Regional Theatre 2/14 – 16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

After over four decades of entertaining audiences with his prop comedy, social commentary and watermelon smashing antics, one of the most famous Comedians of our time is hanging up his Sledge-O-Matic.   (more...)

Howl at the Moon Makes Grand Debut at Valley Forge Casino Resort This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

 Howl at the Moon brings the dueling piano experience to Philadelphia's suburbs starting this week. Valley Forge Casino Resort (1160 First Avenue) and The Vault nightclub and music venue welcome Howl at the Moon each and every Saturday, with the grand opening slated for January 14, 2017. Get ready to sing, dance and howl as the versatile and talented musicians perform live music from 80's rock, 90's pop and today's dance hits on pianos. Doors open at 8:00pm and the live show from 9pm to 12:30am. The party continues at The Vault until 2am. Admission is free and open to those 21 and up only. (more...)

Comedian and Actor Patton Oswalt Plays The Palace
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Comedian, actor, and author Patton Oswalt has found success in a variety of entertainment genres from his Grammy-nominated comedy specials to his many memorable film roles to guest appearances on his favorite TV shows, including "Parks and Recreation" for which he received a TV Critics Choice Award. (more...)

Katie Goodman's MID-LIFE CRISIS TOUR Comes to Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

KATIE GOODMAN'S "MID-LIFE CRISIS" TOUR comes to Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, on Wednesday, January 18th at 7:00pm. Comedian and on-line celebrity, Katie Goodman, captivates her audience with her unique style of raw humor and gutsy original musical satire. An internationally touring musical comedienne, Goodman is known for providing an audience with an act that is political, personal, and wildly entertaining. Honed to a razor sharp edge, her recently released first solo album received enormous praise from Punchline Magazine, who put it best: "On par not just with any woman in modern comedy, not just with any music act in modern comedy but, categorically on par with anyone working the current comedy scene…" Katie has been seen on Showtime, Current TV and TruTV. (more...)

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival Reveals 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Superfly and A.C. Entertainment are proud to unveil the initial artist lineup for the 2017 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. This year's edition of the world renowned four-day multi-stage camping festival will showcase over 100 artists, headlined by Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Weeknd, and, in an exclusive first-ever headline performance, U2 performing a set that will include the career-defining 1987 release The Joshua Tree in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the classic album. (more...)

Amused Moose Soho's Big Comedy Night Out
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

February 11's five excellent Comedians, onstage at Soho's upmarket rock'n'roll Sanctum Hotel are all top-notch, which together makes this the coolest comedy night in town. (more...)

L.A. Braces for a Comedy InvAsian
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

In an era where the goal of diversity in entertainment sometimes overlooks Asian Americans, both on and off stage, a new comedy series is about to be launched in Los Angeles. (more...)

Pete Holmes Stars in New HBO Comedy Series CRASHING, Debuting 2/19
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Starring Pete Holmes, the comedy series CRASHING launches its eight-episode season SUNDAY, FEB. 19 (10:30-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). (more...)

Jake Ehrenreich To Appear at the Miami Jewish Film Festival
by Carol Kassie - Jan 11, 2017

Jake Ehrenreich will open in A Jew Grows in Brooklyn 2.0 at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center on February 2nd. But prior to that opening, he'll visit the Miami Jewish Film festival as a special guest speaker to discuss his participation in the recent film, The Last Laugh, cinematographer Ferne Pearlstein's fascinating look at the importance of laughter under even the most dire of circumstances.  (more...)

Mitchell Bros O'Farrell Theatre Opens its Doors to San Francisco Performers
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

The Mitchell Brothers O'Farrell Theatre has opened up its CineStage (A separate room with theater seating, a stage and a movie screen) to some non-traditional Strip Club Performances including Comedy, Storytelling, Burlesque, Variety and Side Show. (more...)

George Bettinger & The Mom & Pop Shop Present HEBREW SCHOOL DROPOUT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

GEORGER BETTINGER, host of The Mom & Pop Shop, invites you to join him  for HEBREW SCHOOL DROPOUT,  a solo comedy written & performed by fellow Friar, 3-time Emmy-winning comedian DAVE KONIG, at the Boca Black Box Center for the Arts on Monday, January 16th from 8-10pm. (more...)

ImprovBoston Presents THE LAST LAUGH, A New Late Night Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Late night belongs to a special kind of comedy. ImprovBoston ramps up its late nights to offer more laughs that cross the line. (more...)

BWW Interview: Colin Cloud, of THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, Coming to Riverside's Fox Performing Arts Center.
by Audrey Liebross - Jan 11, 2017

THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, featuring seven performers, will play the Fox Performing Arts Center (Fox PAC) in Riverside, California, for two shows on Thursday, January 26 and Friday, January 27, 2017. Broadway World Interviewed the 'Deductionist,' Colin Cloud. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Luke Frazier of DON'T RAIN ON MY PARADE: 75 YEARS OF BARBRA STREISAND with The American Pops Orchestra
by Jamie McGonnigal - Jan 11, 2017

We've all got our divas. And Luke Frazier is no different. He's going to be spending this Friday night celebrating that Funny Girl, Barbra Streisand for her 75th birthday. (more...)

by - Jan 11, 2017

Norm MacDonald is Jerry Seinfeld's next guest on Comedians IN CARS GETTING COFFEE. The episode airs January 12th on Crackle. Get a first look below! (more...)

MTV2 Announces New Series WORLD STAR TV and ADD-TV
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Today MTV2 has announced a new first quarter slate, which includes “World Star TV” – the first-ever TV show from hit brand World Star Hip Hop (more...)

'REMEMBER WHEN ROCK WAS YOUNG' to Tribute Elton John at The Colonial
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Berkshire Theatre Group welcomes Remember When Rock Was Young: The Elton John Tribute, starring Craig A. Meyer, at The Colonial Theatre on Thursday, February 2 at 7pm. (more...)

Amy Schumer's All-New Original Stand-Up Comedy Speciala Launches on Netflix 3/7
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, is bringing its members an all-new stand-up special from one of the leading forces in entertainment and comedy today, Amy Schumer. (more...)

Ann Wilson, Brian McKnight, Brian Regan & More on Sale This Week at bergenPAC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

New shows on sale at bergenPAC: Christopher Cross-Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 8PM. Brian Regan presented with Live Nation-Friday, October 20, 2017-7:30PM and 10PM. Eddie Palmieri's 80th Celebration-Friday, October 27, 2017-8PM. (more...)

New Encore Lounge Comedy Season Announced At Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre today announce a brand new programme of comedy in the upcoming spring season. (more...)

Showtime Announces Premiere Dates for New Series GUERRILLA and I'M DYING UP HERE
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

SHOWTIME has announced the airdates for its two highly-anticipated new series GUERRILLA and I'M DYING UP HERE. (more...)

Scoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! on ABC - Monday, January 2, 2017- Friday, January 6, 2017
by TV Scoop - Dec 30, 2016

Get all the scoop on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!, airing on ABC on Monday, January 2, 2017! (more...)

Janeane 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...)

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