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Hannah Gadsby Will Perform at the Capitol Theatre in June 2022 Photo Hannah Gadsby Will Perform at the Capitol Theatre in June 2022
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2021

 Live at the Eccles presents Hannah Gadsby Saturday, June 4th, 2022 at the Capitol Theatre downtown Salt Lake City. ArtTix is the official source for tickets for Live at the Eccles events. Please note that all fans must present proof of COVID vaccination or a negative test to attend this show. 

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Announces Newly Added Comedy Progr Photo The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Announces Newly Added Comedy Programs
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2021

The Kennedy Center announces programming expanding its 2022‚Äď2023 Comedy season.

Photos: First Look at TAMMANY HALL A New Site-Specific, Immersive Production at SoHo  Photo Photos: First Look at TAMMANY HALL A New Site-Specific, Immersive Production at SoHo Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2021

Rub shoulders with some of New York’s legendary politicians, mobsters, molls, and showgirls under the very roof that brought them all together during the Prohibition Era. Tammany Hall, a new, site-specific, immersive theater experience created and directed by Darren Lee Cole (Fleabag, Killer Joe) and Alexander Wright (The Great Gatsby)

Student Blog: The Rules Have Changed Photo Student Blog: The Rules Have Changed
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Sep 3, 2021

When it comes to video specials, the game has changed. The rules are different. It‚Äôs no longer acceptable for comedians to have a few cameras in the audience and call it good. There is now a heightened sense of performance, and endless possibilities to make comedy more than a man pacing the stage asking ‚ÄúHave you ever noticed‚Ķ?‚ÄĚ

SO YOU THINK YOU'RE FUNNY? Finalists Announced Photo SO YOU THINK YOU'RE FUNNY? Finalists Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2021

Gilded Balloon have announced the ten incredibly talented new comedians who have made it through to this year's Grand Final of So You Think You're Funny?

Darwin Festival Announces 2021 Programme Photo Darwin Festival Announces 2021 Programme
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2021

Darwin Festival 2021 is bringing big ideas and unique perspectives to stages and venues across Darwin from 5-22 August. The Festival’s 2021 program of 84 events is out now! Learn more here.

Just For Laughs Escapes Cancun with Jim Jeffries, Tom Segura, Nikki Glaser, Photo Just For Laughs Escapes Cancun with Jim Jeffries, Tom Segura, Nikki Glaser,
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2021

Today, Montreal-based comedy festival Just For Laughs unveiled the concept and lineup for their first-ever curated travel experience, Just For Laughs Escapes - Cancun, taking place November 3-7, 2021. 

Writers and Performers Announced For HOME? at the Old Vic Photo Writers and Performers Announced For HOME? at the Old Vic
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2021

The Old Vic today announces the writers and performers for HOME?, the next in the One Voice series of monologues presented for free as part of Your Old Vic. Curated by actor and refugee-child Noma Dumezweni, HOME? brings together global voices, stories and experiences to mark Refugee Week 2021 across three new commissions, created in collaboration with refugee artists.

Hannah Gadsby will Premiere New Live Show BODY OF WORK in Australia in July Photo Hannah Gadsby will Premiere New Live Show BODY OF WORK in Australia in July
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021

Hannah Gadsby, world class, award winning funny person, has a brand new live show - Body of Work -hitting stages across Australia and New Zealand from July 2021. 

Gilded Balloon Launch SO YOU THINK YOU'RE FUNNY? 2021 Photo Gilded Balloon Launch SO YOU THINK YOU'RE FUNNY? 2021
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2021

Gilded Balloon will be bringing the UK's longest running comedy newcomer competition back for its 33rd year! After a one-year hiatus, the So You Think You're Funny? competition will take place online for the first time in its history.

SoHo Playhouse Announces Launch of $10,000 in Grants to Fund  Las Vegas Theatre Artis Photo SoHo Playhouse Announces Launch of $10,000 in Grants to Fund Las Vegas Theatre Artists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 2, 2021

SoHo Playhouse has announced the launching of $10,000 in grants to fund four dynamic Las Vegas theatre artists. They will distribute the Martin Bergman and Rita Rudner Grant, the Kaufman Family Grant, the Karen Camp Grant, and the Victoria Bradshaw Family Foundation Grant as we review applications in the coming months.

Daveed Diggs, Cynthia Erivo & More Nominated for Critics Choice Awards Photo Daveed Diggs, Cynthia Erivo & More Nominated for Critics Choice Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 18, 2021

 The Critics Choice Association (CCA) announced today the series nominees for the 26th annual Critics Choice Awards.  The winners will be revealed LIVE on The CW on Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 7-10pm ET/PT, with acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs returning to host for his third consecutive time.

Stars Celebrated and Record-Breaking Votes for Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk Of Fam Photo Stars Celebrated and Record-Breaking Votes for Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk Of Fame
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 21, 2020

Adelaide Festival Centre's star-studded Walk of Fame will feature three new names of accomplished performers in recognition of their artistry and hit shows presented in 2019.

LIVE AT THE BOWL Announces First Lineup of Open-Air Concerts in Melbourne Photo LIVE AT THE BOWL Announces First Lineup of Open-Air Concerts in Melbourne
by Stephi Wild - Dec 14, 2020

Live at the Bowl will bring live music back to the city of Melbourne with a series of open-air concerts at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl beginning in January 2021.

Voting Open For Next Star On Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk Of Fame Photo Voting Open For Next Star On Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk Of Fame
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2020

Accomplished Australian and international performers are on the shortlist for the next star to shine bright on Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk of Fame.

JUST FOR LAUGHS Sydney 10th Anniversary Edition Postponed To November 2021 Photo JUST FOR LAUGHS Sydney 10th Anniversary Edition Postponed To November 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2020

Due to implications of COVID-19 and the current international border restrictions, we regret to announce that the 2020 edition of the Just For Laughs Sydney Comedy Festival scheduled for this November will not take place. 

Creative Arts Emmy Awards Announce Final Stint of Winners; Eddie Murphy, Cherry Jones Photo Creative Arts Emmy Awards Announce Final Stint of Winners; Eddie Murphy, Cherry Jones, Maya Rudolph, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2020

Last night, the fifth night of the Creative Art Emmys wrapped up this year's virtual ceremony.

SCHITT'S CREEK, WATCHMEN and More Win Dorian Awards Photo SCHITT'S CREEK, WATCHMEN and More Win Dorian Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 14, 2020

GALECA, the Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, unveiled the inaugural Dorians TV Toast 2020 on Revry award winners at a virtual, live-streamed event on Sunday.

Billy Porter, Jeremy Pope, Hugh Jackman, & More Nominated for 2020 EMMYS - See Full L Photo Billy Porter, Jeremy Pope, Hugh Jackman, & More Nominated for 2020 EMMYS - See Full List!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 28, 2020

Today, nominations for the 72nd annual Emmy Awards were unveiled. Leslie Jones announced the nominations, with help from Laverne Cox, Josh Gad and Tatiana Maslany The Emmy Awards will air September 20 on ABC.

Gilded Balloon Announce Programme for Fringe 2020 Photo Gilded Balloon Announce Programme for Fringe 2020
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2020

Karen and Katy Koren from Gilded Balloon have curated a Fringe-worthy programme of top quality events and shows to help audiences everywhere to scratch their Fringe itch this August.

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