Eddie Brill News

Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 SeasonTheatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, has announced its fall 2017 season. The lineup epitomizes IAC's commitment to building community with a diversity of arts institutions, artists and audiences - in New York, across America, and abroad. (more...)

DSI Comedy Theater Welcomes Krish Mohan's Attempting to Approach Happiness TourDSI Comedy Theater Welcomes Krish Mohan's Attempting to Approach Happiness Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

DSI Comedy Theater jumps into Spring with an appearance by Krish Mohan. This Washington D.C. based comic brings his Attempting to Approach Happiness tour to the Triangle. Mohan takes the stage Thursday, March 23 at 8:30 p.m. Tickets cost $10. He performs at DSI Comedy Theater, 462 West Franklin Street. Tickets and more information are available online at www.dsicomedy.com. (more...)

DSI Comedy Theater Announces 2017 North Carolina Comedy Arts FestivalDSI Comedy Theater Announces 2017 North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

February brings DSI Comedy Theater's largest event of the year. This year, it is giving DSI a chance to showcase a new direction and continue its 17th year tradition of showcasing comedy from up and down the east coast and across the country. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

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DSI Comedy Theater Announces 2017 North Carolina Comedy Arts FestivalDSI Comedy Theater Announces 2017 North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

February brings DSI Comedy Theater's largest event of the year. This year, it is giving DSI a chance to showcase a new direction and continue its 17th year tradition of showcasing comedy from up and down the east coast and across the country. (more...)

DSI Comedy Theater to Present YOUR F$CKED UP CHRISTMAS and COMPLIMENTARY GIFT RAP for the HolidaysDSI Comedy Theater to Present YOUR F$CKED UP CHRISTMAS and COMPLIMENTARY GIFT RAP for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

DSI Comedy Theater is giving Triangle comedy audiences a chance to laugh off their collective Holiday stress with three holiday themed shows running regularly this December. (more...)

DSI Comedy Theater to Present YOUR F$CKED UP CHRISTMAS and COMPLIMENTARY GIFT RAP for the HolidaysDSI Comedy Theater to Present YOUR F$CKED UP CHRISTMAS and COMPLIMENTARY GIFT RAP for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

DSI Comedy Theater is giving Triangle comedy audiences a chance to laugh off their collective Holiday stress with three holiday themed shows running regularly this December. (more...)

DSI Comedy Theater Heats Up Late Fall and Early Winter With Line-Up of Touring ComediansDSI Comedy Theater Heats Up Late Fall and Early Winter With Line-Up of Touring Comedians
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

DSI Comedy Theater heats up the late Fall and early winter with a line-up of touring comics that is sure to appeal to every comedy fan. Friday, November 4, the comedy spot welcomes back North Carolina native Jane Borden for an evening of stand-up comedy.  (more...)

DSI Comedy Theater Hosts Second Annual Soundbites Festival Podcasts and Comedy Take Over DSI Stage September 8-10DSI Comedy Theater Hosts Second Annual Soundbites Festival Podcasts and Comedy Take Over DSI Stage September 8-10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

DSI Comedy Theater is hosting its second annual Soundbites Festival. This annual even brings several podcasts to the DSI stage at 462 West Franklin Street for an evening of humor and storytelling. Each evening will feature a podcast paired with a comedy performance. Tickets range from $10-$20 depending on the show.  More information is available online at www.dsicomedy.com. (more...)

Fred Willard to Receive the Johnny Carson Comedy Legend Award at Norfolk FestivalFred Willard to Receive the Johnny Carson Comedy Legend Award at Norfolk Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

Fred Willard — one of this generation's most gifted comic actors and a favorite of Johnny Carson while serving as host of “The Tonight Show” — will be the recipient of the Johnny Carson Comedy Legend award at this summer's Great American Comedy Festival in Norfolk, Neb. (more...)

Durham Resident Wins Carolina's Funniest Comic at 2016 NC Comedy Arts FestivalDurham Resident Wins Carolina's Funniest Comic at 2016 NC Comedy Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2016

The 16th Annual North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival closed last night at its home base of DSI Comedy Theater, 462 W. Franklin Street to name the 2016 Carolina's Funniest Comic. Now in partnership for the third year with Alchemy Comedy Theatre, in Greenville, South Carolina. Four comedians, two finalists from North Carolina and two finalists from South Carolina took the stage for a final showdown, after performing throughout the last month competing for $1500 in cash and prizes. (more...)

16th Annual North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival Announced February 1-1416th Annual North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival Announced February 1-14
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2016

The North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival has announced the highlights for its 16th year. The festival continues to be one of the largest comedy festivals on the East Coast. The festival features performers from New York, LA, Chicago, DC, Boston, Philadelphia, and every city in between. (more...)

VIDEO: Conan Announces Chance to Be Drawn as 'SIMPSONS' Character; Enter Now!VIDEO: Conan Announces Chance to Be Drawn as 'SIMPSONS' Character; Enter Now!
by TV News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

In the video below, Conan O'Brien announces a one-of-a-kind opportunity to be drawn as a character on 'The Simpsons.' Enter to win at http://omaze.com/simpsons. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Paul Rudd Spins 'Wheel of Intimacy' on NIGHT OF TOO MANY STARSVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Paul Rudd Spins 'Wheel of Intimacy' on NIGHT OF TOO MANY STARS
by TV News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

Audience members spin a wheel to determine how intimate they can get with Paul Rudd on Comedy Central's Night of Too Many Stars, hosted by Jon Stewart. (more...)

VIDEO: 'Happy Gilmore' Stars Adam Sandler & Bob Barker Reunite for Charity SpecialVIDEO: 'Happy Gilmore' Stars Adam Sandler & Bob Barker Reunite for Charity Special
by TV News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

'Happy Gilmore' costars Adam Sandler and Bob Barker, who came to blows in the 1996 comedy, were at it again during a segment from Comedy Central's upcoming Night of Too Many Stars (more...)

The Metropolitan Room to Attempt 60-Hour Variety Show for Guinness World Record, 1/01-4The Metropolitan Room to Attempt 60-Hour Variety Show for Guinness World Record, 1/01-4
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2014

For 60 continuous hours, from 7pm today January 1 to 7am on Sunday January 4, New York's Metropolitan Room is staging what it is billing as "The Longest Variety Show Ever." Featuring approximately 160 performers and 15 emcees, the entertainment will span music, burlesque, comedy, drag, theatre/opera, magic and puppetry. (more...)

The Metropolitan Room to Attempt 60-Hour Variety Show for Guinness World Record, 1/01-4The Metropolitan Room to Attempt 60-Hour Variety Show for Guinness World Record, 1/01-4
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2014

For 60 continuous hours, from 7pm on Thursday January 1 to 7am on Sunday January 4, New York's Metropolitan Room is staging what it is billing as "The Longest Variety Show Ever." Featuring approximately 160 performers and 15 emcees, the entertainment will span music, burlesque, comedy, drag, theatre/opera, magic and puppetry. (more...)

'George Carlin Way' in New York Named After the Iconic Comedian Today'George Carlin Way' in New York Named After the Iconic Comedian Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

At a public unveiling ceremony today, October 22 at 1:00pm, the 400 block of West 121st street between Morningside Drive and Amsterdam Avenue will officially be co-named 'George Carlin Way,' after the celebrated comedian, actor and author, George Carlin, who grew up on West 121 Street. (more...)

George Carlin Gets His 'Way' in All-Day Celebration in NYC, TodayGeorge Carlin Gets His 'Way' in All-Day Celebration in NYC, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

New Yorkers will be celebrating irreverent comic and famed Morningside Heights' resident, George Carlin all day today, October 22nd. Beginning at 1:00PM, there will be a public ceremony for the co-naming of West 121 Street and Amsterdam to GEORGE CARLIN WAY. That celebration will continue with The Seven Dirty Words: George Carlin is Finally Getting His "Way" hosted by Colin Quinn at Caroline's on Broadway (1626 Broadway between 50 & 49 Streets). (more...)

George Carlin Gets His 'Way' in All-Day Celebration in NYC, 10/22George Carlin Gets His 'Way' in All-Day Celebration in NYC, 10/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

New Yorkers will be celebrating irreverent comic and famed Morningside Heights' resident, George Carlin all day on Wednesday, October 22nd. Beginning at 1:00PM, there will be a public ceremony for the co-naming of West 121 Street and Amsterdam to GEORGE CARLIN WAY. That celebration will continue with The Seven Dirty Words: George Carlin is Finally Getting His "Way" hosted by Colin Quinn at Caroline's on Broadway (1626 Broadway between 50 & 49 Streets). (more...)

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