Submissions Now Open for Laughing Skull Comedy FestivalSubmissions Now Open for Laughing Skull Comedy Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2019

Submissions are now OPEN for the 11th Annual Laughing Skull Comedy Festival! This festival will feature a lineup of 50 diverse comedians from around the country selected by a panel of industry professionals. April 23rd - 26th, these a??comics will be invited to perform for the industry's top Bookers, Managers, Agents, and packed audiences! (more...)

Schimmel Center At Pace University Presents AN EVENING WITH RONNY CHIENG AND DULCE SLOANSchimmel Center At Pace University Presents AN EVENING WITH RONNY CHIENG AND DULCE SLOAN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

Schimmel Center at Pace University concludes its 2018-19 Comedy 1 Series with a double-bill evening of standup featuring Crazy Rich Asians actor (more...)

Schimmel Center at Pace University Presents AN EVENING WITH RONNY CHIENG AND DULCE SLOANSchimmel Center at Pace University Presents AN EVENING WITH RONNY CHIENG AND DULCE SLOAN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

Schimmel Center at Pace University concludes its 2018-19 Comedy 1 Series with a double-bill evening of standup featuring Crazy Rich Asians actor (more...)

Margaret Cho, Dan Savage, Mae Whitman, Natasha Lyonne and More Host The Lady Parts Justice Annual Golden Probe AwardsMargaret Cho, Dan Savage, Mae Whitman, Natasha Lyonne and More Host The Lady Parts Justice Annual Golden Probe Awards
by TV News Desk - Jul 11, 2018

Lady Parts Justice (LPJ) announces Margaret Cho as this year's host of the 2018 Golden Probes! The five time Grammy & Emmy nominated comedian (“Fresh Off The Bloat”) is the perfect host to drive this evening of comedy, music, and celebration, all to raise awareness about what is at stake for reproductive rights in the midterm elections. The Golden Probe Awards is produced by LPJ, the comedy based reproductive rights non-profit, helmed by Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead. (more...)

Just For Laughs ComedyPRO Sets The Bar High For The Business Of FunnyJust For Laughs ComedyPRO Sets The Bar High For The Business Of Funny
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2018

Just For Laughs ComedyPRO sets the bar high for all things funny when the who's who of the comedy industry meets in Montreal, Canada for four days of industry panels, keynotes, concept showcases and networking events. (more...)

Moontower Comedy Festival Announces Full Schedule & Lineup, Premiere of Showtime's I'M DYING UP HERE Season 2Moontower Comedy Festival Announces Full Schedule & Lineup, Premiere of Showtime's I'M DYING UP HERE Season 2
by TV News Desk - Mar 30, 2018

The 2018 Moontower Comedy Festival is excited to reveal the full schedule and talent lineup for the festival April 18–21 in Austin. This marks the seventh year for the premiere comedy celebration which will welcome over 100 performers in stand-up, musical comedy and more as well as 11 hilarious live podcasts and broadcasts from all over the country to stages in the heart of the city. See the full schedule online at MoontowerComedyFest.com. (more...)

Moontower Comedy Festival Announces Full Schedule & LineupMoontower Comedy Festival Announces Full Schedule & Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2018

The 2018 Moontower Comedy Festival is excited to reveal the full schedule and talent lineup for the festival April 18-21 in Austin. This marks the seventh year for the premiere comedy celebration which will welcome over 100 performers in stand-up, musical comedy and more as well as 11 hilarious live podcasts and broadcasts from all over the country to stages in the heart of the city. (more...)

Comedians Bringing The Laughter To Carolines On Broadway In AprilComedians Bringing The Laughter To Carolines On Broadway In April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2018

Carolines on Broadway, New York City's premier comedy venue, presents its talented line-up for the month of April, highlighted by headliners Nate Bargatze, from his Comedy Central special 'Full Time Magic' and his Netflix special 'The Standups,' April 5 - 8; Corey Holcomb, from MTV2's Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'n Out, April 13 - 15; Ronny Chieng, from Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, April 20 & 21; An Evening with Kevin Smith, April 22; and Reductress Live, hosted by Marcia Belsky and featuring Catherine Cohen, Friends Who Folk, Janelle James, Jasmine Pierce, Pat Regan and Dulce Sloan, April 26 - 28 . (more...)

SAN FRANCISCO SKETCHFEST Lineups Announced!SAN FRANCISCO SKETCHFEST Lineups Announced!
by BWW News Desk - 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. (more...)

Photo Flash: Ms. Foundation for Women Celebrate LAUGHTER IS THE BEST RESISTANCEPhoto Flash: Ms. Foundation for Women Celebrate LAUGHTER IS THE BEST RESISTANCE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2017

On Wednesday, November 29, the Ms. Foundation for Women hosted Laughter is the Best Resistance, its 22nd Comedy Night at Carolines on Broadway in New York City. Laughter is the Best Resistance, featured standup from leading women comedians in addition to a short performance from Ms. Foundation Founding Mother, Gloria Steinem. (more...)

Seeso Unveils SXSW Plans with Four Live Shows This March
by TV News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

Seeso, the premier comedy streaming destination, today unveiled a complete line up at SXSW 2017 Comedy, with four live shows beginning on March 11-14 at Esther's Follies (525 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701), Seeso's home throughout the festival comedy portion. All shows will begin at 10:00 PM CT. (more...)

Comedy Central Orders Second Round of JEFF ROSS PRESENTS ROAST BATTLE
by TV News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

Comedy Central is gearing up for another epic battle. The #1 brand in comedy is again joining forces with the Roastmaster General Jeff Ross for another round of "Roast Battle," it was announced today (more...)

Stand-Up Comic Dulce Sloan Takes Top Honors at 12th Annual STANDUP NBC
by TV News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

Dulcé Sloan took home top honors at NBCUniversal's 12th annual “StandUp NBC” comedy showcase held at the famed Hollywood Improv comedy club in Los Angeles. For her first-place prize, Sloan will be signed to a talent holding deal with the network. (more...)

Aurora Comedy Nights Continue This Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2015

Laughter blooms at the drop of a joke courtesy of fresh faces and old friends during Aurora Comedy Nights this March. Taking the stage Friday, March 13 - Saturday, March 14, girls rule the world - of comedy, that is - when the all-female lineup entertains audiences for the Girls Gone Comedy weekend! (more...)

Gwinnett Comedy All-Stars Set for Aurora Theatre, 3/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2014

Aurora Comedy Nights welcomes three of Atlanta's funniest comedians (all of whom grew-up and graduated in Gwinnett), on March 21 & 22 at 7:15pm and 9:15pm. It will be an evening to remember when Collins Hill Grads Mike Albanese and Bob Place are joined by Meadowcreek alum Dulce Sloan for a colossal night of comedy. Hostess of Aurora Comedy Nights is bright young comedienne Katie Causey. Aurora Theatre has been bringing audiences the best local and national comedians since 2007. Now, Aurora offers a way for frequent laughers to enjoy live comedy in Gwinnett at a deep discount. ComedyTix is a punchcard with 6 flexible admissions that may be used at any Aurora Comedy Nights event for only $69.60, a savings of over $45. (more...)