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DRUNK HISTORY Returns to Comedy Central with New Episodes on June 18 Photo DRUNK HISTORY Returns to Comedy Central with New Episodes on June 18
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2019

Pour a shot and learn a lot! The Emmy(R) Award-winning Comedy Central series Drunk History returns with eight all-new episodes premiering Tuesday, June 18 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, leading off with the highly innovative and spellbinding Derek Waters' Believe It or Not and followed by the series premiere of Alternatino with Arturo Castro at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. Fans can watch the all new trailer featuring highlights from the new summer season here and catch up on the first eight episodes of season six on the Comedy Central App and at cc.com/drunk.

Comedy Series From Fred Armisen and Lorne Michaels LOS ESPOOKYS Debuts 6/14 Photo Comedy Series From Fred Armisen and Lorne Michaels LOS ESPOOKYS Debuts 6/14
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2019

The comedy series LOS ESPOOKYS begins its six-episode season FRIDAY, JUNE 14 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. Created by Julio Torres, Ana Fabrega and Fred Armisen, the primarily Spanish-language (with English subtitles) show follows a group of friends who turn their love for horror into a peculiar business, providing horror to those who need it, in a dreamy Latin American country where the strange and eerie are just part of daily life.

VIDEO: Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong Star in Netflix's TUCA & BERTIE Photo VIDEO: Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong Star in Netflix's TUCA & BERTIE
by Stage Tube - Mar 14, 2019

From creator Lisa Hanawalt and the creative minds behind BoJack Horseman, Tuca & Bertie launches globally on Nest-flix on Friday, May 3.

Tribeca Film Festival 2019 Announces Feature Film Lineup Photo Tribeca Film Festival 2019 Announces Feature Film Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today unveiled its feature film lineup. Continuing its tradition of elevating exceptional storytelling rooted in today's global film communities, the 18th annual Festival will showcase debut works from emerging talent and new works from notable filmmakers. The program includes discoveries, comedies, music-centered, political and social films. The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival takes place April 24 - May 5.  

Mindy Kaling's 'LATE NIGHT' Will Open in June Photo Mindy Kaling's 'LATE NIGHT' Will Open in June
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2019

Variety reports that “Late Night,” Mindy Kaling's look at sexism and diversity, will hit theaters on June 7, 2019.

AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Adds Justin Theroux, Rose Byrne, Wild Turkeys, and More Photo AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Adds Justin Theroux, Rose Byrne, Wild Turkeys, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Entertainment Tonight reports that wild turkeys are roaming the set of the Thanksgiving-themed episode of the subversive and strange 'At Home with Amy Sedaris.'

AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Returns to truTV on February 19 Photo AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Returns to truTV on February 19
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

truTV invites guests back into the rich, imaginative - and slightly deranged - world of At Home with Amy Sedaris when the Emmy(R)-nominated series returns for its second season Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10pm ET/PT. Created by Amy Sedaris and Paul Dinello (Strangers with Candy), the 10-episode season of this one-of-a-kind comedy will again feature Sedaris' signature brand of silliness as she showcases her decorating, cooking and crafting skills.

Dramatists Play Service Hosts Max Posner Publication Party Ft. David Cromer, Peter Fr Photo Dramatists Play Service Hosts Max Posner Publication Party Ft. David Cromer, Peter Friedman, Susannah Perkins
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Dramatists Play Service will celebrate the Acting Edition publication and acquisition of licensing rights for Max Posner's newest plays "The Treasurer, " "Snore," and "Sisters on the Ground," with an event at Drama Book Shop, 250 W. 40th St., from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, November 19.

HBO to Premiere THE EMPEROR'S NEWEST CLOTHES with Original Songs by FALSETTOS' Willia Photo HBO to Premiere THE EMPEROR'S NEWEST CLOTHES with Original Songs by FALSETTOS' William Finn
by TV News Desk - Oct 25, 2018

A classic Hans Christian Andersen fable gets a colorful, music-filled makeover this November when THE EMPEROR'S NEWEST CLOTHES is reimagined as a playful animated special for today's children. Written and produced by Sheila Nevins, and featuring the voices of Alan Alda, Jeff Daniels and Alison Pill, the whimsical tale includes original songs by Tony Award winner William Finn ("Falsettos," "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"). This HBO Family presentation debuts THURSDAY, NOV. 15 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT) on the main HBO channel and FRIDAY, NOV. 16 (8:45-9:15 p.m.) on HBO Family.

MEAN GIRLS Star Daniel Franzese Returns To The Laurie Beechman Theatre Oct. 5 Photo MEAN GIRLS Star Daniel Franzese Returns To The Laurie Beechman Theatre Oct. 5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2018

You know him as the lovable Damian from the movie 'Mean Girls' and from his star turn on HBO's 'Looking.' Now DANIEL FRANZESE & THE HOUSE OF GLEN COCO returns to NYC with a brand new evening of stand up comedy and storytelling -- featuring special guests John Early, Mur and Shane Shane.

MEAN GIRLS Star Daniel Franzese Returns To The Laurie Beechman Theatre Oct. 5 Photo MEAN GIRLS Star Daniel Franzese Returns To The Laurie Beechman Theatre Oct. 5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

You know him as the lovable Damian from the movie 'Mean Girls' and from his star turn on HBO's 'Looking.' Now DANIEL FRANZESE & THE HOUSE OF GLEN COCO returns to NYC with a brand new evening of stand up comedy and storytelling -- featuring special guests John Early, Mur and Shane Shane.

Facebook Watch Debuting Two New Adult Animated Comedy Series, “HUMAN KIND OF” and Photo Facebook Watch Debuting Two New Adult Animated Comedy Series, “HUMAN KIND OF” and “LIVERSPOTS AND ASTRONOTS”
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Cartuna, a digital media company focused on animated comedy for adults, will premiere its two adult animated short-form series “Human Kind Of” and “Liverspots and Astronots” on Facebook Watch. Each show will have a 21-episode season and will roll-out three new episodes per week.

Applications Now Open For 2019 Residencies At SPACE On Ryder Farm Photo Applications Now Open For 2019 Residencies At SPACE On Ryder Farm
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

SPACE on Ryder Farm--a nonprofit residency program for artists and activists located on a 223 year-old working organic farm in Brewster, NY--announced that applications for all of its 2019 residency programs are now open for submission. Due to increasing demand, SPACE announced in July that it was changing its submission process to allow the organization sufficient time for review.

EDINBURGH 2018: BWW Q&A- Kate Berlant Photo EDINBURGH 2018: BWW Q&A- Kate Berlant
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 18, 2018

BWW catches up with Kate Berlant to chat about bringing Communikate to the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Scoop: Coming Up On MATCH GAME  on ABC - Today, July 12, 2018 Photo Scoop: Coming Up On MATCH GAME on ABC - Today, July 12, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up On MATCH GAME , airing on ABC today, July 12, 2018!

MARIE AND BRUCE Comes to JACK Brooklyn Photo MARIE AND BRUCE Comes to JACK Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2018

Today, Marie decides to leave her husband: 'Let me tell you something. I find my husband so God damned irritating that I'm planning to leave him. And that's a fact.' But in Wallace Shawn's 1978 American masterpiece, facts are slippery things. In this radical re-imagining at JACK, two multi-disciplinary artists play the combative titular couple and head up the design team. Joined by an ensemble of some of Brooklyn's sharpest comedic voices, Gordon Landenberger (Bruce) and trans actress Theda Hammel (Marie) double as the set and sound designers, respectively, for this hilarious and timely new production. 

JACK Presents MARIE AND BRUCE By Wallace Shawn Photo JACK Presents MARIE AND BRUCE By Wallace Shawn
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2018

Today, Marie decides to leave her husband: 'Let me tell you something. I find my husband so God damned irritating that I'm planning to leave him. And that's a fact.' But in Wallace Shawn's 1978 American masterpiece, facts are slippery things. In this radical re-imagining at JACK, two multi-disciplinary artists play the combative titular couple and head up the design team. Joined by an ensemble of some of Brooklyn's sharpest comedic voices, Gordon Landenberger (Bruce) and trans actress Theda Hammel (Marie) double as the set and sound designers, respectively, for this hilarious and timely new production.

JACK Announces Summer Season Photo JACK Announces Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

JACK doesn't go slack in the summer.  From a festival of experimental music to a revival of a Wallace Shawn scorcher to poets and rappers reflecting on reparations, JACK brings action to the steamy months. This season features artists we feel are bringing life to our mission of fueling experiments in art and activism, including theater company Sister Sylvester, poet and writer collective Oye Group, director Knud Adams, playwright Amina Henry and burgeoning theater ensemble TV.

Hyundai Teams Up with Buzzfeed and iHeartMedia to Introduce All-New, 3-Part Music Exp Photo Hyundai Teams Up with Buzzfeed and iHeartMedia to Introduce All-New, 3-Part Music Experience, Kamp Kona
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2018

This month, Hyundai is teaming up with BuzzFeed and iHeartMedia to introduce Kamp Kona, an all-new, three-part music experience that celebrates local creators. Headlined by electronic artist Dan Deacon, Kamp Kona invites all those who appreciate art and music culture to participate in the unique interactive live shows, which will feature special guests, local performers and alternative artists. The program is an extension of Hyundai's ongoing partnership with BuzzFeed and a collaboration to support the launch of the first-ever Kona SUV, a vehicle inspired by creative and adventure-seeking individuals featuring a dynamic style, immersive performance and a fun-to-drive nature.

Comedy Central Expands Its Annual Up Next Showcase at Clusterfest This June Photo Comedy Central Expands Its Annual Up Next Showcase at Clusterfest This June
by TV News Desk - May 23, 2018

Comedy Central builds on its success of last year's Up Nextshowcase at Clusterfest, featuring the network's rising stars, by including another stand-up showcase and adding a variety showcase. The weekend will highlight over 20 comedians with two separate and distinct stand-up showcases taking place on Friday, June 1, hosted by Chris Redd with special guest Tim Dillon and Saturday, June 2, hosted by Jullian McCollough with special guest Mark Normand; and a brand new variety showcase taking place on Sunday, June 3, hosted by Matthew Broussard. All shows will be held at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in the 415 Comedy Club room.

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