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Slovo Theater Group, Matt Braunger & More Announced for The Kennedy Center Millennium Photo Slovo Theater Group, Matt Braunger & More Announced for The Kennedy Center Millennium Stage December Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2022

Millennium Stage will offer free live community performances,¬†streamed live, plus online programs and film screenings, Wednesday‚ÄďSunday each week throughout our campus.

Photo Flash: MACBETH adapted by Core Theatre Ensemble Photo Photo Flash: MACBETH adapted by Core Theatre Ensemble
by Emel Ertugrul - Mar 5, 2021

Zeiders American Dream Theater (The Z) in Town Center under the lead ership of Artistic Director Bart Kuebler and Executive Director Terry Flint, is pleased to present the return of No Holds Bard: Shakespeare Remade.

Social Media Remembrances: Broadway and Hollywood Stars Mourn the Passing of Nick Cor Photo Social Media Remembrances: Broadway and Hollywood Stars Mourn the Passing of Nick Cordero
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2020

Yesterday, BroadwayWorld was incredibly saddened to report that Nick Cordero died at 41 years of age at Cedar-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles after 91 days in the hospital. Stars from the stage and screen are mourning Cordero's death with touching tributes on social media.

Comedy Central to Live Stream 24 Hours of Stand-Up Content on Youtube Photo Comedy Central to Live Stream 24 Hours of Stand-Up Content on Youtube
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 16, 2019

Comedy Central is opening its deep vault of half-hour stand-up specials for a 24-hour live stream event on the #1 brand in comedy's Stand-Up channel on YouTube that will cover specials curated from the past two decades. The live stream will include performances from some of the biggest names in comedy including Kevin Hart (2004), Jim Gaffigan (2000), Amy Schumer (2010), John Mulaney (2009), Zach Galifianakis (2001), Patton Oswalt (1999), Michael Che (2014), Gabriel Iglesias (2003), Anthony Jeselnik (2009), Daniel Tosh (2003), Sebastian Maniscalco (2008), Chris Redd (2017), Donald Glover (2010). In all, the 24-hour live stream will feature a curated playlist of over 60 half-hour stand-up specials beginning Thursday, October 17 at 11:00 p.m. ET on the Comedy Central Stand-Up channel on YouTube and culminating with the on-air premiere of the new season of Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… with back-to-back episodes, Jaboukie Young-White and Vanessa Gonzalez, on Friday, October 18 at 11:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for COMEDY CENTRAL STAND-UP PRESENTS... Slate Photo Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for COMEDY CENTRAL STAND-UP PRESENTS... Slate
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 22, 2019

Comedy Central, the #1 brand in comedy, today announced the premiere dates for its slate of Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents... half-hour specials, kicking off with back-to-back episodes on Friday, October 18 at 11pm and 11:30 pm ET/PT.

EIGHTH GRADE, CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME? Among Winners of the 2019 Writers Guild Awards Photo EIGHTH GRADE, CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME? Among Winners of the 2019 Writers Guild Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 18, 2019

The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) tonight announced the winners of the 2019 Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement in writing for film, television, new media, videogames, news, radio/audio, promotional, and graphic animation categories at concurrent ceremonies at the Edison Ballroom in New York City and The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.

Solo Show I'M JUST KIDNEYING Comes to Frigid Fringe Festival Photo Solo Show I'M JUST KIDNEYING Comes to Frigid Fringe Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2019

Does the singular act of donating a kidney make you a hero? Amanda has a certificate dedicated to her heroism but she's uncomfortable with that label. On the other hand! She loves the attention being a hero provides her so she wrote a solo show about all the containers of pee she had to carry on the subway. I'm Just Kidneying takes a whimsical look into the process of living kidney donation and pokes holes into the idea of what it takes to be "hero material." 

WRITER'S GUILD AWARDS Unveils 2019 Nominations Photo WRITER'S GUILD AWARDS Unveils 2019 Nominations
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 7, 2018

The 2019 Writer's Guild Awards nominations have been unveiled. The 2019 Writers Guild Awards will be handed out Sunday, Feb. 17, at the Beverly Hilton. See the full list of nominees below!

Comedy Central Announces Talent for All-New Slate of Half-Hour Specials Photo Comedy Central Announces Talent for All-New Slate of Half-Hour Specials
by Tori Hartshorn - Dec 3, 2018

Comedy Central today announced talent and taping information for 12 new half-hour specials, 10 for Season 3 of its Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents... half-hour series and two under the Amy Schumer Presents banner.

SAN FRANCISCO SKETCHFEST Lineups Announced! Photo SAN FRANCISCO SKETCHFEST Lineups Announced!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 30, 2017

SF Sketchfest was founded in 2001 by David Owen, Cole Stratton, and Janet Varney as a way to showcase the talents of six Bay Area sketch comedy groups: The Fresh Robots, Kasper Hauser, The Meehan Brothers, Please Leave the Bronx, Totally False People, and White Noise Radio Theatre. The festival debuted in January of 2002 at the Shelton Theatre in downtown San Francisco and has grown rapidly into a nationally recognized comedy festival that mixes national headliners, local favorites, and the best up-and-coming groups from throughout North America for a month of sketch, improv, stand-up, and alternative comedy. A favorite with audiences, critics, and performers alike, the festival has grown substantially to become a highly anticipated artistic showcase that consistently delivers top quality comedic performances, tributes, and panel discussions.

Sara Schaefer Videos

Comedy Central to Live Stream 24 Hours of Stand-Up Content on Youtube Videoplay
Comedy Central to Live Stream 24 Hours of Stand-Up Content on Youtube

by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 16, 2019

Comedy Central is opening its deep vault of half-hour stand-up specials for a 24-hour live stream event on the #1 brand in comedy's Stand-Up channel on YouTube that will cover specials curated from the past two decades. The live stream will include performances from some of the biggest names in comedy including Kevin Hart (2004), Jim Gaffigan (2000), Amy Schumer (2010), John Mulaney (2009), Zach Galifianakis (2001), Patton Oswalt (1999), Michael Che (2014), Gabriel Iglesias (2003), Anthony Jeselnik (2009), Daniel Tosh (2003), Sebastian Maniscalco (2008), Chris Redd (2017), Donald Glover (2010). In all, the 24-hour live stream will feature a curated playlist of over 60 half-hour stand-up specials beginning Thursday, October 17 at 11:00 p.m. ET on the Comedy Central Stand-Up channel on YouTube and culminating with the on-air premiere of the new season of Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… with back-to-back episodes, Jaboukie Young-White and Vanessa Gonzalez, on Friday, October 18 at 11:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for COMEDY CENTRAL STAND-UP PRESENTS... Slate Videoplay
Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for COMEDY CENTRAL STAND-UP PRESENTS... Slate

by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 22, 2019

Comedy Central, the #1 brand in comedy, today announced the premiere dates for its slate of Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents... half-hour specials, kicking off with back-to-back episodes on Friday, October 18 at 11pm and 11:30 pm ET/PT.

STAGE TUBE: Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer in 'Comedians Sitting on Vibrators Getting Coffee'
by Stage Tube - Mar 9, 2016

On the latest episode of 'Comedians Sitting on Vibrators Getting Coffee with Sara Schaefer', comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer chat about squirting while sitting on vibrators being controlled by other people.  Check on the hilarious video below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's INSIDE AMY SCHUMER on Comedy Central
by Caryn Robbins - May 28, 2013

On tonight's episode of INSIDE AMY SCHUMER on Comedy Central, upon learning that fellow show writer, Tig Notaro, has cancer, Amy takes full advantage of this sad news to avoid several obligations. Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's Episode of Comedy Central's INSIDE AMY SCHUMER
by Tyler Peterson - May 21, 2013

Tonight at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT tune in to an all-new episode of "Inside Amy Schumer" titled "The Horror." Check out a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Comedy Central's New Series INSIDE AMY SCHUMER
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 2, 2013

Come inside for an intimate look into the mind of comedian Amy Schumer in COMEDY CENTRAL'S newest series, INSIDE AMY SCHUMER. Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - JWoww Goes Skydiving on All-New SNOOKI & JWOWW
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 7, 2013

The ladies of MTV continue to take over Tuesday nights with all new episodes of "Snooki & JWOWW" and "Nikki & Sara LIVE" airing on March 12 beginning at 10:00 p.m. et/pt. Below, catch a sneak peek of Snooki & JWoww where JWoww skydives into a proposal!

VIDEO: Will Ferrell to Be Honored with MTV's Inaugural 'Comedic Genius Award'
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 27, 2013

MTV today announced that Will Ferrell will be honored at the 2013 MTV MOVIE AWARDS with the first-ever "Comedic Genius Award" for his incomparable contributions to the world of comedy, including his on-screen portrayals of some of pop culture's greatest characters. View a promo for the event below!

STAGE TUBE: Video Spoof of Lifetime's Docu-series DANCE MOMS
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 10, 2012

New York City comedians Katina Corrao, Sara Schaefer, Carla Rhodes, Livia Scott, Adira Amram, Glennis McCarthy, Ann Carr, Brianne Halverson, Giulia Rozzi, Shonali Bhowmik, Becky Yamamoto, Anthony DeVito, Matt Sears and Brandy Barber recently made a spoof video of Lifetime's popular docu-series DANCE MOMS.