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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Eddie Reisman
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1981
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Performer

Writing

Bookwriter
Playwright
Creator
Bookwriter/Lyricist

Photos

Lewis Black, Mario Cantone, Cecily Strong, Dayle Reyfel, Tate Donovan, Matthew Broder Photo

Lewis Black, Mario Cantone, Cecily Strong, Dayle Reyfel, Tate Donovan, Matthew Broderick, Rachel Dratch, Eugene Pack

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11/26/2018
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Lewis Black, Mario Cantone, Cecily Strong, Dayle Reyfel, Eugene Pack, Tate Donovan, Matthew Broderick, Rachel Dratch

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Date:
11/26/2018
Richard Samson, Amanda Green, Lewis Black  Photo

Richard Samson, Amanda Green, Lewis Black

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10/01/2018
 'Lewis Black: Black to the Future' Photo

'Lewis Black: Black to the Future'

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09/16/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Performer

  [Broadway]
2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Eddie Reisman

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1981
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Performer

Writing
Bookwriter
Playwright
Creator
Bookwriter/Lyricist

Lewis Black Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - One Person Solo Performance
Lewis BlackBlack Humor

Lewis Black News

Trevor Noah's THE DAILY SHOW to Cover 2022 Midterm Elections From Key State of Georgi Photo Trevor Noah's THE DAILY SHOW to Cover 2022 Midterm Elections From Key State of Georgia
by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022

On-the-ground election coverage has long been a hallmark of The Daily Show, having visited battleground states like Ohio and Florida for midterms. The Daily Show is highlighting key races and voting issues by heading to Georgia for the first time. Leading up to election night, this will cap off their ‚ÄúVotedemic 2022‚ÄĚ midterm election coverage. ¬†

Ben Roy Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square, June 19 Photo Ben Roy Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square, June 19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 13, 2022

Ben Roy will perform at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square: 

Showtime and QVC Announce Collaboration in Support of Comedy Series I LOVE THAT FOR Y Photo Showtime and QVC Announce Collaboration in Support of Comedy Series I LOVE THAT FOR YOU
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Emmy nominee Vanessa Bayer, who portrays a home-shopping host and avid fan within the fictional series ‚Äď will co-host a live one-hour multiplatform shopping show today on QVC with QVC host Jane Treacy. The show, titled Vanessa Bayer and Jane Treacy‚Äôs Must-Haves, will be broadcast live from QVC studios in West Chester, PA

MY MOTHER'S ITALIAN, MY FATHER'S JEWISH & I'M IN THERAPY Comes to Delaware Theatre Co Photo MY MOTHER'S ITALIAN, MY FATHER'S JEWISH & I'M IN THERAPY Comes to Delaware Theatre Company in June
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022

The international comedy hit My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy!, featuring actor & comedian Peter J. Fogel, will be coming to Delaware Theatre Company June 1-19, 2022.

Bergen County Closes on $5.6 Million Dollar Bond Sale to Help Finance BergenPAC in En Photo Bergen County Closes on $5.6 Million Dollar Bond Sale to Help Finance BergenPAC in Englewood
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

 The Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) and Bergen County Executive James Tedesco announced the closure of a $5.6 million sale of revenue bonds, a significant funding source for bergenPAC's $15 million Invest in the Arts Capital Campaign.

Find Out Who Won at the 2022 GRAMMY Awards - All the Winners! Photo Find Out Who Won at the 2022 GRAMMY Awards - All the Winners!
by Michael Major - Apr 21, 2022

The 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards featured a tribute to Stephen Sondheim, a win for Barlow and Bear's 'Unofficial Bridgerton Musical,' Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett for their 'Love For Sale' Cole Porter duets album, Olivia Rodrigo, and more. Check out the full list of winners now!

A SOLDIER'S PLAY, LES MISERABLES & More Announced for Broadway in Dayton 2022-2023 Se Photo A SOLDIER'S PLAY, LES MISERABLES & More Announced for Broadway in Dayton 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Dayton Live has announcd the Premier Health Broadway in Dayton 2022-2023 Season! 

McCallum Theatre Announces Full Lineup for 2022-2023 Season Photo McCallum Theatre Announces Full Lineup for 2022-2023 Season
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 10, 2022

The new season includes an assortment of iconic superstars, innovative tribute shows, dance, jazz, comedy, plus a robust music, holiday and variety lineup, one of the best Broadway seasons in years and more than two dozen shows making their McCallum debuts. Find out the full calendar and how to get tickets.

Lewis Black Brings OFF THE RAILS Tour to NJPAC in November Photo Lewis Black Brings OFF THE RAILS Tour to NJPAC in November
by Stephi Wild - Apr 5, 2022

bergenPAC announces a new show that will take place in the newly renovated theater. Comedian Lewis Black brings his 2022 Off the Rails Tour to Englewood, NJ on Saturday, November 19 at 8:00 p.m.

LEWIS BLACK: OFF THE RAILS TOUR Comes to the Van Wezel Photo LEWIS BLACK: OFF THE RAILS TOUR Comes to the Van Wezel
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

Grammy Award winning stand-up comedian Lewis Black brings his Off the Rails Tour to the Van Wezel on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Lewis Black Videos

Celine Dion Musical Comedy TITANIQUE To Play Off-Broadway This Summer VideoCeline Dion Musical Comedy TITANIQUE To Play Off-Broadway This Summer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 29, 2022

In celebration of C√©line Dion‚Äôs birthday on March 30, Tony Award-winning producer¬†Eva Price¬†(Jagged Little Pill, Oklahoma!) has¬†announced that¬†Titanique¬†‚Ästthe irresistibly funny and irreverent new musical send-up of the blockbuster film¬†Titanic,¬†featuring the songs of pop icon¬†C√©line Dion¬†‚Ästwill open off-Broadway this summer at¬†The Asylum Theatre¬†(307 W 26th St.)

VIDEO: Lewis Black Talks About NYC's Reaction to Biden's Win on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH  VideoVIDEO: Lewis Black Talks About NYC's Reaction to Biden's Win on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Nov 12, 2020

Comedian Lewis Black talks about how he reacted to Joe Biden's victory, discusses shooting his latest comedy special right before the nation went into lockdown and shares why he loves doing shows in casinos.

VIDEO: Lewis Black Says He Devotes a Portion of His Comedy to Audience-Submitted Rant VideoVIDEO: Lewis Black Says He Devotes a Portion of His Comedy to Audience-Submitted Rants
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2020

Lewis Black talks about Donald Trump's effect on comedy, the optimistic title of his comedy special and the longevity of both his parents.

VIDEO: THE DAILY SHOW Tries to Understand Robert Mueller's Confusing Speech VideoVIDEO: THE DAILY SHOW Tries to Understand Robert Mueller's Confusing Speech
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2019

On Wednesday night's episode of The Daily Show, host Trevor Noah tries to understand special counsel's Robert Mueller statement on the Russia investigation's findings and the choice not to charge President Trump with a crime.

VIDEO: Chevy Chase, Andie MacDowell and Richard Dreyfuss Star in THE LAST LAUGH Trai VideoVIDEO: Chevy Chase, Andie MacDowell and Richard Dreyfuss Star in THE LAST LAUGH Trailer
by Stage Tube - Dec 28, 2018

Netflix has released the trailer for 'The Last Laugh.' When retired talent manager Al Hart is reunited with his first client, Buddy Green, a comic who quit show business 50 years ago, he convinces Buddy to escape their retirement community and hit the road for a cross-country comedy tour. 

VIDEO: Comedian and Broadway Vet Lewis Black Brings BACK IN BLACK Back to The Daily S VideoVIDEO: Comedian and Broadway Vet Lewis Black Brings BACK IN BLACK Back to The Daily Show
by Macon Prickett - Feb 21, 2018

Comedian Lewis Black¬†returned¬†The Daily Show,¬†February 20, with his segment Back in Black. Since 1996, Black has been bringing his comedic rants to the Comedy Central series‚ÄĒthen hosted by Jon Stewart and now hosted by Trevor Noah.

VIDEO: Lewis Black Rates Trump's First Week on LATE SHOW
by - Jan 31, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT, comedian and star of the new movie 'Rock Dog,' Lewis Black, requested anonymity so he could speak freely about the new president.

VIDEO: First Look - Norm MacDonald Guests on COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE
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!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Kristen Wiig & More on New Season of COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 22, 2016

Crackle, Sony's streaming network, today released the new season trailer and key art for season nine of Jerry Seinfeld's Emmy(R) nominated series COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE.

VIDEO: All-New Clips from Aaron Tveit-Led Comedy BETTER OFF SINGLE
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 30, 2016

Aaron Tveit (GREASE LIVE!, NEXT TO NORMAL),Annaleigh Ashford (YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU, KINKY BOOTS), and an all-star ensemble cast star in BETTER OFF SINGLE. The New York romantic comedy hits select theaters and VOD October 7th.


Lewis Black Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lewis Black been in?
Lewis Black has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Lewis Black been in?
Lewis Black has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Lewis Black been nominated for?
One Person Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Black Humor .

How many shows has Lewis Black written?
Lewis Black has written 4 shows including The Laundry Hour (Bookwriter/Lyricist), The Laundry Hour (Bookwriter), Crossing the Crab Nebula (Playwright), Lewis Black: Running on Empty (Creator).