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The Second City Will Launch New York Location in 2023 Photo The Second City Will Launch New York Location in 2023
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

The Second City has announced that its first-ever physical location in New York City will open in Summer 2023. 

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts to Present Anniversary Screening  Photo Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts to Present Anniversary Screening of A PASSION FOR GIVING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has will present a special anniversary screening of A Passion for Giving on Friday, September 23 at 7 p.m. The 2009 feature documentary will be introduced by Robin Baker Leacock, the film’s director and producer.

Paper Mill Announces Brookside Cabaret's Exciting Lineup For Summer 2022 Photo Paper Mill Announces Brookside Cabaret's Exciting Lineup For Summer 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022

Paper Mill has announced the return of its popular Brookside Cabaret starting Wednesday, June 29. The outdoor series features world-class performers and fine dining under the stars at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House Restaurant. 

Midwest's #1 Blues Brothers Tribute Returns To Raue Center For The Arts Photo Midwest's #1 Blues Brothers Tribute Returns To Raue Center For The Arts
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2022

Rock into summer at  Raue Center with the Midwest's #1 Blues Brothers tribute! Raue Center For The Arts will welcome the Blooze Brothers back to the stage at 8 p.m. on May 6, 2022. This performance was rescheduled from its original January 14, 2022 date. 

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME To Play Limited Engagement In Miami Photo NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME To Play Limited Engagement In Miami
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022

The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway Factor and Grove House Productions will present 'Not Ready For Prime Time,' a behind-the-scenes look at the original 'Saturday Night Live' (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture.

THE BLUES BROTHERS Headline St. George Theatre Benefit Concert, May 7! Photo THE BLUES BROTHERS Headline St. George Theatre Benefit Concert, May 7!
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2022

On Saturday, May 7, 2022 the St. George Theatre will host a special benefit concert with The Blues Brothers starring Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi, celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Blues Brothers AND the 92nd anniversary of the St. George Theatre!

THE BEST OF SECOND CIT Comes to The MAC, February 12 Photo THE BEST OF SECOND CIT Comes to The MAC, February 12
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

It has been said that a shared sense of humor is key to a happy relationship. That is why the McAninch Arts Center believes there is no better way of celebrating Valentine's Day than with “The Best of Second City” Saturday, Feb. 12, at 5 and 8 p.m. Special Valentine's-themed drink specials will be available.

SF Sketchfest Announces Postponement of 2022 Festival Photo SF Sketchfest Announces Postponement of 2022 Festival
by Michael Major - Dec 30, 2021

SF Sketchfest, co-founded and directed by David Owen, Cole Stratton and Janet Varney, the longest-running comedy festival in the U.S. The event mixes major comedy stars and up-and-coming comedians from around the world for sketch, stand-up, alternative comedy, music, improv, films, tributes, live podcasts, workshops, and panel discussions.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME Postpones Engagement in Miami Photo NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME Postpones Engagement in Miami
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2021

The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway United and Broadway Factor announced today that “Not Ready For Prime Time,” a behind-the-scenes look at the original “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture, has postponed its upcoming engagement.

Blooze Brothers to Return to Raue Center For The Arts Photo Blooze Brothers to Return to Raue Center For The Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2021

Kick off 2022 by rocking the Raue with the Midwest’s #1 Blues Brothers tribute! Raue Center For The Arts will welcome the Blooze Brothers back to the stage at 8 p.m. on January 14, 2022.

Dan Aykroyd Videos

VIDEO: Dan Aykroyd Talks About Filming BLUES BROTHERS on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Videoplay
VIDEO: Dan Aykroyd Talks About Filming BLUES BROTHERS on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

by Stage Tube - Nov 13, 2020

Dan Aykroyd shows off his 'Bluesmobile,' shares a story about losing John Belushi while shooting The Blues Brothers and gives some tips to young people who are interested in breaking into the comedy scene.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Documentary BELUSHI Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Documentary BELUSHI

by Stage Tube - Sep 30, 2020

The feature-length film examines the too-short life of the once-in-a-generation talent John Belushi, who captured the hearts and funny bones of devoted audiences.

Travel Channel Announces Lineup for GHOSTOBER Videoplay
Travel Channel Announces Lineup for GHOSTOBER

by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 20, 2019

Get ready to scream your way through October, as Travel Channel gets up close with the paranormal during its annual “Ghostober” programming event. Halloween reigns all month long as 31 days of fright-filled premieres take viewers on a spine-chilling adventure to the other side – where tales of ghosts, witches and the unexplained will leave you hiding under the covers. Beginning Tuesday, October 1, a creepy mix of new series, specials and returning favorites will conjure up a nightly treat for viewers looking for thrills and chills. 

VIDEO: Bill Hader's Anthony Scaramucci Sets the Record Straight on SNL: WEEKEND UPDAT Videoplay
VIDEO: Bill Hader's Anthony Scaramucci Sets the Record Straight on SNL: WEEKEND UPDATE

by Caryn Robbins - Aug 11, 2017

On last night's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: WEEKEND UPDATE, Anthony Scaramucci (Bill Hader) FaceTimed the show to clear up some of his comments as White House Communications Director.

VIDEO: Who You Gonna Call? Past & Present GHOSTBUSTERS Cast Members Unite on 'Kimmel'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 9, 2016

Past and present GHOSTBUSTERS cast members united on last night's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE. Check out the clips!

VIDEO: Who You Gonna Call on Administrative Professionals Day? GHOSTBUSTERS' Chris Hemsworth!
by - Apr 26, 2016

April 27th is Administrative Professionals Day, and the new GHOSTBUSTERS' assistant, Kevin (Chris Hemsworth), is here to remind you to celebrate your assistant tomorrow.

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Shows Off His Rapping Skills on GRAHAM NORTON!
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 25, 2015

Tom Hanks stopped by this week's THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW and showed off some serious rapping skills.

VIDEO: First Look - Adam Sandler Leads an All-Star Cast in Netflix's RIDICULOUS 6
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 27, 2015

When his long-lost outlaw father returns, Tommy 'White Knife' Stockburn goes on an adventure-filled journey across the Old West with his five brothers. Adam Sandler stars in Ridiculous 6 premiering on Netflix December 11.

VIDEO: First Look - Adam Sandler & More Featured in New Documentary I AM CHRIS FARLEY
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 30, 2015

The Network Entertainment-produced documentary I AM CHRIS FARLEY will premiere August 10 on Spike TV, followed by a VOD release on August 11th. Get a first look below!

STAGE TUBE: Fran Drescher and More Celebrate CINDERELLA's Opening at the Ahmanson
by Stage Tube - Mar 26, 2015

Two-time Emmy Award- and Golden Globe-nominee Fran Drescher joined the cast of 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella' for the Los Angeles engagement of the 2013 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical. Drescher reprises the role of the wicked stepmother, 'Madame', a role she played in 2014, making her Broadway debut. At the opening night performance, Drescher and the company took time to celebrate the show's LA opening! Click below to watch interviews, footage and opening night festivites!