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Jim Gaffigan Coming to Giant Center in Hershey Jim Gaffigan Coming to Giant Center in Hershey
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2017

Jim Gaffigan is coming to Giant Center today, July 14 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets for this show are $42.35, $52.35, $62.35 & $77.85 (processing fees apply). They are available at Giant Center Box Office. They can be charged by phone at 717-534-3911 or 800-745-3000, and online at www.HersheyEntertainment.co... (more...)
Chris Tucker Plots Return To Mohegan Sun Arena Chris Tucker Plots Return To Mohegan Sun Arena
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2017

Multi-talented entertainer Chris Tucker will be making his way back to Mohegan Sun Arena with a hilarious new routine as he returns to his stand-up roots on Sunday, May 28th at 7:30pm.... (more...)
UG! COMEDY SHOW!! Brings in Latest Line Up for March 14th Ed. UG! COMEDY SHOW!! Brings in Latest Line Up for March 14th Ed.
by BWW News Desk - March 12, 2017

Todd Montesi & Richard James present awesome comics in front of a cool supportive crowd in the epicenter of hip NYC the East Village. Featuring both established comic veterans you've seen on TV to the up and comers, UG! guarantees a swell time all for FREE! We've also got tons of drink specials! So ... (more...)
TRANSPLANTS COMEDY SHOW To Joke About Hometowns at QED TRANSPLANTS COMEDY SHOW To Joke About Hometowns at QED
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2017

Transplants Comedy Show by stand up comics who are not New Yorkers telling jokes about NYC and their hometowns, telling stories of where they came from and the journey that led them here.... (more...)
Renee Santos to Return to The Metropolitan Room with Musical Comedy BITING THE BIG APPLE AGAIN Renee Santos to Return to The Metropolitan Room with Musical Comedy BITING THE BIG APPLE AGAIN
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2017

Get ready New York, Latina comedian Renee Santos is back as an official East Coaster and to prove it she's returning to The Metropolitan Room on March 11th 2017.... (more...)
Jon Lovtiz to Headline Raue Center for the Arts Jon Lovtiz to Headline Raue Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Raue Center For The Arts is excited to welcome Jon Lovitz for a night of comedy at 8 p.m. on April 8, 2017. Lovitz, who is best known for his Emmy-nominated run as a cast member on "Saturday Night Live," has enjoyed a successful career in film, TV and stage for over 30 years.... (more...)
Jon Lovtiz to Headline Raue Center for the Arts Jon Lovtiz to Headline Raue Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Raue Center For The Arts is excited to welcome Jon Lovitz for a night of comedy at 8 p.m. on April 8, 2017. Lovitz, who is best known for his Emmy-nominated run as a cast member on "Saturday Night Live," has enjoyed a successful career in film, TV and stage for over 30 years.... (more...)
Vir Das to Headline Carolines on Broadway This March Vir Das to Headline Carolines on Broadway This March
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

After five sold out shows with his NYC debut in 2015, Actor / Comedian Vir Das will return at the famed comedy venue Carolines on Broadway (1626 Broadway, between 49th and 50th Streets) in New York City to headline from Today, March 10 - Sunday, March 12.... (more...)
Rob Schneider Returns to his Roots Performing His New Stand-Up Live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today Rob Schneider Returns to his Roots Performing His New Stand-Up Live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Saturday Night Live alumni and star of feature films Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, The Hot Chick, The Benchwarmers, and much more, Rob Schneider returns to his roots performing his new stand-up LIVE at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today, March 10 at 8pm as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series. ... (more...)
'PAUL FEIG: An Interview by Bruce McCulloch' Set for First Annual TOsketchfest 'PAUL FEIG: An Interview by Bruce McCulloch' Set for First Annual TOsketchfest
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival (TOsketchfest) has announced their final round of programming including PAUL FEIG: An Interview by Bruce McCulloch, and the first annual TOsketchfest Film Festival.... (more...)
Award-Winning Comedian, Rita Rudner, Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko Next Month Award-Winning Comedian, Rita Rudner, Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko Next Month
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2017

Following a sold-out engagement in 2015, Feinstein's at the Nikko is thrilled to welcome back award-winning comedian and New York Times best-selling author, Rita Rudner, for two performances only - Friday, April 28 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, April 29 (7 p.m.). Beloved around the country for her endless ... (more...)
Get Your Giggle on with Stand Up Comic Keith Barany at CRT Downtown Get Your Giggle on with Stand Up Comic Keith Barany at CRT Downtown
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2017

Who doesn't need a laugh in an upstate New York winter? It's the perfect time to get your giggle on when Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown welcomes stand-up comedian KEITH BARANY on Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 PM.... (more...)
The Garden Of Dreams Foundation Announces Exclusive Garden Of Laughs Auction Items The Garden Of Dreams Foundation Announces Exclusive Garden Of Laughs Auction Items
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2017

The Garden of Dreams Foundation announced today an exclusive online auction in support of Garden of Laughs, presented by Delta Air Lines, to benefit the Garden of Dreams Foundation. While tickets for Garden of Laughs are sold out, you can still support the Foundation's efforts to make dreams come tr... (more...)
Second City Launches RewireU – Using the Art of Improvisation to Enhance Workplace Interaction Second City Launches RewireU – Using the Art of Improvisation to Enhance Workplace Interaction
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2017

Second City Works, the business-to-business arm of the iconic comedy theatre The Second City, and The Second City Training Centre are launching RewireU, a brand new educational program designed to help businesses increase workplace efficiency and collaboration by teaching employees and leaders new t... (more...)
To Go Where No NAKED GIRL Has Gone Before… To Go Where No NAKED GIRL Has Gone Before…
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2017

By Grabthar's Hammer, through time and space, in a galaxy far far away, to boldly go where no Naked Girl has gone before, join us forNaked Girls Reading presents SciFi Fantasy. Will we be the Mother's of Dragons, The Queens of Fairy or ruler of a realm both Muggle and Wizard alike? Join us, faithful... (more...)
Repast Baroque Ensemble presents HANDEL AND THE VOICE Repast Baroque Ensemble presents HANDEL AND THE VOICE
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2017

Repast Baroque Ensemble will be in concert on Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18 - 8:00 PM both days, performing Handel and the Voice, March 17 at McKinney Chapel @ First Unitarian Church, 116 Pierrepont Street, between Clinton St. & Monroe Pl. in Brooklyn Heights and March 18 at Advent Luthera... (more...)
The 6th Annual QUIT COMEDY TODD MONTESI Birthday Roast is Next Week The 6th Annual QUIT COMEDY TODD MONTESI Birthday Roast is Next Week
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2017

Come one come all as we celebrate Todd Montesi's one year closer to his demise as he gets sh*tted on by NYC's most hilarious! Featuring comics who ain't got sh*t else better to do that night! It's gonna be a hell of a good time!... (more...)
 Fortune Feimster Comes to Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square Fortune Feimster Comes to Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Fortune Feimster, the Southern comic who hails from North Carolina, is one of the busiest actors, stand-up comedians, and writers working today.  Variety named her one of their "Top 10 Comics to Watch" in 2014 and she's been reaching new milestones ever since.  Fortune, who first rose to fame as a p... (more...)
 Fortune Feimster Comes to Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square Fortune Feimster Comes to Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Fortune Feimster, the Southern comic who hails from North Carolina, is one of the busiest actors, stand-up comedians, and writers working today.  Variety named her one of their "Top 10 Comics to Watch" in 2014 and she's been reaching new milestones ever since.  Fortune, who first rose to fame as a p... (more...)
 Fortune Feimster Comes to Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square Fortune Feimster Comes to Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Fortune Feimster, the Southern comic who hails from North Carolina, is one of the busiest actors, stand-up comedians, and writers working today.  Variety named her one of their "Top 10 Comics to Watch" in 2014 and she's been reaching new milestones ever since.  Fortune, who first rose to fame as a p... (more...)
Jay Chandrasekhar Comes to Comedy Works South at the Landmark Jay Chandrasekhar Comes to Comedy Works South at the Landmark
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Director, writer, comedian, and actor Jay Chandrasekhar has contributed and appeared in a wide variety of critically acclaimed television programs and films throughout his career.  ... (more...)
Bergen Performing Arts Center Presents Vic DiBetetto Bergen Performing Arts Center Presents Vic DiBetetto
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2017

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Vic DiBitetto -Friday, March 4, 2017 at 8PM. Purchase tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at 201.227.1030.... (more...)
Arsenio Hall Brings His Stand-Up Comedy to Thousand Oaks Arsenio Hall Brings His Stand-Up Comedy to Thousand Oaks
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2017

Beloved comedian of Emmy Award-winning The Arsenio Hall Show and co-star of Coming to America Arsenio Hall will perform at the Scherr Forum Theatre Today, March 4, 2017 at 7:00 pm.... (more...)
Leap Into Spring with The EDGE Improv at Bainbridge Performing Arts Leap Into Spring with The EDGE Improv at Bainbridge Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2017

Leap into spring with The EDGE Improv, and join them March 4 as the members deliver an ingeniously improvised evening of on-the-spot comedy, all from audience suggestions. For more than two decades, the troupe's riotous antics have inspired rave reviews from people from all walks of life.... (more...)
Lard Dog + Billy Kelly Bring Family Shows to NYC's Peoples Improv Theater Today Lard Dog + Billy Kelly Bring Family Shows to NYC's Peoples Improv Theater Today
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2017

It's time to get the belly laughs going this Today at PEOPLES IMPROV THEATER where it's going to be an incredible afternoon of family entertainment with LARD DOG & THE BAND OF SHY @ 2:00PM follow by BILLY KELLY'S FAMILY COMEDY SHOW @ 3:00PM!... (more...)