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February 07, 1965 (56)
Birth Place:
Andrews, SC, USA
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@chrisrock - 10/18/21 09:32pm So excited to join the cast of Rustin. Production is currently underway in Pittsburgh and currently seeking extras.… https://


@chrisrock - 9/19/21 10:04am Hey guys I just found out I have COVID, trust me you don’t want this. Get vaccinated.


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Date of Birth: February 07, 1965 (56)

Birth Place: Andrews, SC, USA
All Star Comedy Adds Two Evenings in February and April Photo All Star Comedy Adds Two Evenings in February and April
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce two additional evenings of All Star Stand-up Comedy on Saturday, February 19, and Saturday, April 16, at 8 p.m. live and in-person at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor.

Bobby Collins Comes to Comedy Works South This Month Photo Bobby Collins Comes to Comedy Works South This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2022

Comedian Bobby Collins has an ability to truthfully translate the human condition. Audiences across the country relate to his comedic characterizations as he exposes the humor of day-to-day situations as well as serving up resplendent rants on world events. 

Nashville Drummer Matt North to Release Second Solo Album Photo Nashville Drummer Matt North to Release Second Solo Album
by Michael Major - Jan 3, 2022

Bullies In The Backyard, the second album from Matt North, features ten songs. The album features Stuart Mathis (Lucinda Williams, The Wallflowers) playing guitars, Chris Donohue (Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris) on bass, and Michael Webb (Chris Stapleton, John Fogerty) on keyboards.

Meet the Cast of THE MUSIC MAN; Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of THE MUSIC MAN; Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Music Man officially begins previews tonight on Broadway! Meet the cast bringing the iconic musical back to the stage!

Arts Garage Launches New Comedy Series with Jimmie 'JJ' Walker Photo Arts Garage Launches New Comedy Series with Jimmie 'JJ' Walker
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2021

On Thursday, January 6, Arts Garage launches an hysterical new comedy series¬†The Art of Laughter, kicking off with TV, Film and Comedy Club superstar¬†Jimmie ‚ÄúJJ‚ÄĚ Walker. The new series will run quarterly on First Thursdays and will feature some of the best touring comedians from South Florida and beyond.

Second Nate Bargatze Show Added By Popular Demand at DPAC Photo Second Nate Bargatze Show Added By Popular Demand at DPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2021

By popular demand, an additional show has been added for comedian Nate Bargatze at DPAC on March 25, 2022, at 9:30 PM, as part of The Raincheck Tour.

Arts Garage to Launch THE ART OF LAUGHTER Comedy Series Photo Arts Garage to Launch THE ART OF LAUGHTER Comedy Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2021

Marjorie Waldo, President & CEO of¬†Arts Garage, today announced an hysterical new comedy series,¬†The Art of Laughter, launching on January 6 with TV, Film and Comedy Club superstar¬†Jimmie ‚ÄúJJ‚ÄĚ Walker. The new series will run quarterly on First Thursdays and will feature some of the best touring comedians from South Florida and beyond.

Arts Garage To Launch 'Art Of Laughter' Comedy Series With Jimmy 'JJ' Walker Next Mon Photo Arts Garage To Launch 'Art Of Laughter' Comedy Series With Jimmy 'JJ' Walker Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2021

Marjorie Waldo, President & CEO of Arts Garage, today announced an hysterical new comedy series, The Art of Laughter, launching on January 6 with TV, Film and Comedy Club superstar Jimmy ‚ÄúJJ‚ÄĚ Walker.

Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival Announces Initial Lineup for 2022 Festival Photo Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival Announces Initial Lineup for 2022 Festival
by Michael Major - Dec 6, 2021

The comedy fest in Los Angeles will feature Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Chelsea Handler, Chris Rock, Conan O‚ÄôBrien, David Letterman, Ellen DeGeneres, Gabriel ‚ÄúFluffy‚ÄĚ Iglesias, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Jerry Seinfeld, John Mulaney, Larry David, Margaret Cho, Maya Rudolph, Nick Kroll, Sandra Bernhard, Seth Rogen, Tina Fey, Wanda Sykes and more.¬†

SUPERSIZED WOMEN OF COMEDY Set for Metropolitan Zoom This Saturday Photo SUPERSIZED WOMEN OF COMEDY Set for Metropolitan Zoom This Saturday
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 4, 2021

Metropolitan Zoom and producer Bernie Furshpan presents Supersized Women of Comedy  in a live virtual venue experience with an exclusive VIP meet and greet after the show.  Supersized Women of Comedy explores perceived beauty standards of society through stand up, improv, unique characters and musical comedy.

The Den Theatre Announces Comedian Hari Kondabolu Photo The Den Theatre Announces Comedian Hari Kondabolu
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2021

The Den Theatre has announced comedian, writer and podcaster¬†Hari Kondabolu¬†will perform five stand-up performances¬†June 23 ‚Äď 25, 2022¬†on¬†The Heath Mainstage,¬†1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago‚Äôs Wicker Park neighborhood.

Comedian Gabriel 'Fluffy' Iglesias Returns To Casper In January! Photo Comedian Gabriel 'Fluffy' Iglesias Returns To Casper In January!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2021

Comedian Gabriel ‚ÄúFluffy‚ÄĚ Iglesias will be performing at the Ford Wyoming Center in Casper, WY on January 16, 2022.

The Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Comedian Brian Regan Photo The Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Comedian Brian Regan
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2021

For the first time in the venue's history, The Ridgefield Playhouse will present a three-night stand-up comedy residency!  Comedian Brian Regan will take the stage at 8pm on Thursday, January 13th, Friday, January 14th and Saturday, January 15th, as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series. 

BWW Exclusive: Annabella Sciorra to Guest-Star on THE BLACKLIST Photo BWW Exclusive: Annabella Sciorra to Guest-Star on THE BLACKLIST
by Michael Major - Nov 11, 2021

Sciorra plays the episode‚Äôs titular ‚Äúblacklister,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúthe avenging angel,‚Ä̬†a character who will use any means necessary to return what has been unjustly stolen. The show also stars stars James Spader, Amir Arison, and Hisham Tawfiq. Check out exclusive new photos of Sciorra in the episode now!

Nate Bargatze Comes to DPAC in March 2022 Photo Nate Bargatze Comes to DPAC in March 2022
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2021

Fresh off the release of his highly anticipated 2nd Netflix special, The Greatest Average American, now streaming worldwide on Netflix, The Raincheck Tour will feature all new material. 

LISTEN: Neal Brennan Talks Stand-Up Comedy and More on THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN  Photo LISTEN: Neal Brennan Talks Stand-Up Comedy and More on THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 2, 2021

Neal also opens up about his personal genre of theatrical comedy, performed in Off-Broadway houses rather than comedy clubs, and how their vulnerability sets them apart.

Nimesh Patel Comes to Comedy Works This Week Photo Nimesh Patel Comes to Comedy Works This Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2021

Nimesh Patel is a comedian and Emmy-nominated writer based in New York City, where he has performed standup comedy for 10+ years. He is currently a writer on NBC's late night show A Little Late with Lilly Singh. 

Tez Ilyas Announces THE VICKED TOUR Photo Tez Ilyas Announces THE VICKED TOUR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

One of the most exciting rising stars on the comedy circuit, Tez Ilyas, is set to embark on a nationwide tour later this year with a brand new and highly anticipated stand up show, ‚ÄėThe Vicked Tour‚Äô.

Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts & More Join George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN Biopic on Netflix Photo Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts & More Join George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN Biopic on Netflix
by Michael Major - Oct 18, 2021

Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, CCH Pounder, Bill Irwin, Gus Halper, Johnny Ramey, and Carra Patterson will join the previously announced Audra McDonald, Chris Rock, Colman Domingo, and Glynn Turman in the new biopic based on the life of activist Bayard Rustin.

SUPERSIZED COMEDY: They're FLABulous! Will Be Performed On Metropolitan Zoom Photo SUPERSIZED COMEDY: They're FLABulous! Will Be Performed On Metropolitan Zoom
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2021

Metropolitan Zoom and producer Bernie Furshpan presents SUPERSIZED COMEDY: They're FLABulous! in a live premium virtual venue experience, with full service, including pre-show entertainment and meet and greet at the end of the show.  

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