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ROY WOOD JR: IMPERFECT MESSENGER is Coming to Gothic Theatre in October 2021 Photo ROY WOOD JR: IMPERFECT MESSENGER is Coming to Gothic Theatre in October 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021

AEG Presents and Comedy Works Entertainment will present ROY WOOD JR: IMPERFECT MESSENGER coming to Gothic Theatre in Denver for two shows on Saturday, October 16th, 2021

VIDEO: Watch An All-New Installment of DOGS PLAYING POKER Photo VIDEO: Watch An All-New Installment of DOGS PLAYING POKER
by Stage Tube - Jan 16, 2021

An all-new installment has been released of Dogs Playing Poker. Check out the clip here.

VIDEO: Watch a Clip From FOX's DOGS PLAYING POKER Photo VIDEO: Watch a Clip From FOX's DOGS PLAYING POKER
by Stage Tube - Jan 9, 2021

An all-new animated short, Dogs Playing Poker, has been released from Denis Leary and Fox Entertainment. The short was inspired by the iconic art series.

The Ally Coalition Announces 7th Annual 'Talent Show' Photo The Ally Coalition Announces 7th Annual 'Talent Show'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 15, 2020

The Ally Coalition (TAC) has announced that its 7th Annual Talent Show will take place as a livestream event, for the first time ever, Monday, December 21 at 9pm EST exclusively on Twitch.

THE DAILY SHOW is Live Tonight at 11 p.m. Photo THE DAILY SHOW is Live Tonight at 11 p.m.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 3, 2020

'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah' is covering election night.

Senator Kamala Harris Returns to THE DAILY SHOW Tonight Photo Senator Kamala Harris Returns to THE DAILY SHOW Tonight
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 29, 2020

Just days before the election, Trevor Noah welcomes back Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris to 'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah' tonight.

Founder Of TuneCore and Audiam Launches Performing Rights Collection Agency For Comed Photo Founder Of TuneCore and Audiam Launches Performing Rights Collection Agency For Comedians
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 28, 2020

Word Collections is a first of its kind Performing Rights Collection Agency founded by TuneCore and Audiam founder Jeff Price along with eMusic and Royalty Share founder and copyright attorney Bob Kohn.

Showtime Orders New Comedy Series FLATBUSH MISDEMEANORS Photo Showtime Orders New Comedy Series FLATBUSH MISDEMEANORS
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 12, 2020

SHOWTIME has made a straight-to-series order for 10 episodes of the new half-hour comedy FLATBUSH MISDEMEANORS, created and written by Kevin Iso and Dan Perlman, who will both star.

Symphony Space Virtual Selected Shorts Fall Season Launches with Comedians Jordan Kle Photo Symphony Space Virtual Selected Shorts Fall Season Launches with Comedians Jordan Klepper, Wyatt Cenac, and More
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 16, 2020

Symphony Space's signature series, Selected Shorts, returns this fall with four events moved from our stages to the screen of your choice for virtual viewing. 

Over 300 Films To Compete In Oscar-Qualifying HollyShorts' 'Sweet 16' Year Photo Over 300 Films To Compete In Oscar-Qualifying HollyShorts' 'Sweet 16' Year
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 15, 2020

The official selections are rolling in for the 16th annual Oscar-Qualifying HOLLYSHORTS FILM FESTIVAL. Dubbed as their a?oeSweet 16,a?? the organizers are thrilled to welcome the best shorts from across the globe to screen virtually from November 9-15, 2020 on the new streaming platform BITPIX.

Episode One of DADS: THE PODCAST Premieres With Guest Conan O'Brien Photo Episode One of DADS: THE PODCAST Premieres With Guest Conan O'Brien
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 2, 2020

In the premiere episode of 'Dads: The Podcast', hosts Rory Scovel and Ruthie Wyatt are joined by their podfather, Conan O'Brien! Conan recalls what it was like to grow up with an 'evil scientist' for a dad. He also talks about why his own kids are totally unimpressed by their famous dad.

Debra Messing Joins LUCILLE BALL COMEDY FESTIVAL Lineup Photo Debra Messing Joins LUCILLE BALL COMEDY FESTIVAL Lineup
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 27, 2020

The¬†National Comedy Center, the nation‚Äôs official non-profit cultural institution dedicated to comedy ‚Äď recently named the ‚ÄúBest New Museum‚ÄĚ in the country by¬†USA Today¬†‚Äď has added a program with Emmy Award-winning actress¬†Debra Messing¬†to its lineup for the final week of its Lucille Ball Virtual Comedy Festival.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Line-Up for the National Comedy Center's Lucille Ball Comedy Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Line-Up for the National Comedy Center's Lucille Ball Comedy Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 12, 2020

The National Comedy Center, the nationa??s official cultural institution dedicated to comedy is presenting its acclaimed Lucille Ball Comedy Festival virtually this year, featuring conversations with a diverse lineup of artists, starting Friday, August 14, 2020 and streaming over three weekends throughout August.

Once & Future Band Share 'Problem Addict' Video Via Louder, 'Deleted Scenes' LP Out N Photo Once & Future Band Share 'Problem Addict' Video Via Louder, 'Deleted Scenes' LP Out Now
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2020

Once & Future Band have shared their latest video 'Problem Addict' off of their recently released LP, Deleted Scenes out now on Castle Face Records. Since its release, Deleted Scenes saw praise from Mojo, Wire, Uncut and Relix. The video was shared exclusively with Louder.

John Legend to Host Special One-Hour Father's Day Celebration on ABC Photo John Legend to Host Special One-Hour Father's Day Celebration on ABC
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 12, 2020

ABC has announced that John Legend, father of two and EGOT winner, will host a one-hour variety special, 'John Legend and Family: A Bigger Love Father's Day,' on Sunday, June 21 at 8:00p.m. ET!

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Carl Reiner, Judd Apatow & More to Take Part in LAUGHTER IN LO Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell, Carl Reiner, Judd Apatow & More to Take Part in LAUGHTER IN LOCKDOWN Comedy Fundraiser
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2020

NY Laughs, in partnership with The Actors Fund has announced a special one-night-only streaming event 'Laughter in Lockdown,' to benefit comedians and other comedy professionals in need on Friday, May 29 at 8:00pm ET / 5:00pm PT on nylaughs.org/lockdown.

Food Network Announces the Special QUESTLOVE'S POTLUCK Photo Food Network Announces the Special QUESTLOVE'S POTLUCK
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 15, 2020

Questlove, musician, producer, author, food entrepreneur, and philanthropist, will host Questlove's Potluck for Food Network, it was announced today by Food Network President, Courtney White.

Video Roundup: Trevor Noah, Jimmy Fallon, and Jimmy Kimmel Host Their Shows From Home Photo Video Roundup: Trevor Noah, Jimmy Fallon, and Jimmy Kimmel Host Their Shows From Home
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2020

Television hosts have taken to hosting their shows from home due to the current health crisis. Check out what Trevor Noah, Jimmy Fallon, and Jimmy Kimmel have been up to in a roundup of their most recent episodes!

Comedy Central Renews CRANK YANKERS for Additional 20 Episodes Photo Comedy Central Renews CRANK YANKERS for Additional 20 Episodes
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 5, 2020

Comedy Central today ordered 20 more episodes of Crank Yankers from Jimmy Kimmel's KIMMELOT production company, in association with ITV America.

VIDEO: Comedy Central Announces CALL YOUR MOTHER Documentary Photo VIDEO: Comedy Central Announces CALL YOUR MOTHER Documentary
by Stage Tube - Mar 4, 2020

 Comedy Central has teamed up with Loki Films for a  hilarious ode to moms and the way they have shaped the work of some of comedy's biggest stars.  Call Your Mother will make its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday, April 18 at 8:00 p.m. ET and will debut on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 10 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central. 

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