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Samuel Beckett Theatre

(New York, NY)
410 West 42nd Street
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by E.H. Reiter - Nov 9, 2019
Neil Simon's THE SUNSHINE BOYS now playing at the North Coast Repertory Theatre about the reunion of a pair of elderly vaudeville comedians still has a few laughs but seems to have lost its shine.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
Party of Two brings some of NYC's best storytellers & comedians together to recount their wild experiences about dating in the modern world.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
After a hugely successful engagement in 2017, America's premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, returns to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts to perform his signature stand-up routine on Friday, April 10 at 7 pm. Tickets go on sale to members on Wednesday, November 13 and to the general public on Friday, November 15 at 10 am.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
The 2020 winter lineup at the Vilar Performing Arts Center (VPAC) is jam packed with everything from national Broadway tours, Grammy Award-winners and family fun. The wide variety of entertainment options will provide something exciting for all to look forward to this winter. This lineup joins the previously announced classical, dance and holiday series. The VPAC winter season will run December 21, 2019 a?" April 5, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2019
Chicago-based film companies Make It Up Media and Space Camp Productions have announced the cast for their November short film, 'Where We Were: The Wiggle Time Live Incident.' Leading the cast is Gaby Moldovan as a former children's television show host, Trixie. Other Chicago actors and comedians appearing in the film include Shanna Sweeney, Kyle Mantegna, Zhanna Albertini, Brendan Tran, and Arif Yampolsky.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2019
The Boys are Back in Town! Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown welcomes back THE JERSEY TENORS, America's hottest rock/opera mash-up singing group.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2019
With a Little Help... It's John Belushi, an award-winning, multimedia production directed by Levy Lee Simon ('For the Love of Freedom,' 'Bow-Wow Club'), and stars Jack Zullo ('Bell Canyon,' 'Epic Rap Battles of History'), the show's book writer and producer makes its Off-Broadway debut at Theatre 80 from December 5-22. The show takes the audience on an epic journey of John's 12-year rise to entertainment icon status complete with live music, videos, and heartfelt Belushi-inspired sweat. A percentage of the show's proceeds will benefit Gilda's Club and The Comedians Assistance Fund.
by TV News Desk - Nov 6, 2019
CBS has ordered GAME ON!, a sports comedy entertainment series based on “A League of Their Own,” the BAFTA-winning U.K. series currently in its 14th season on Sky. The U.S. version will be hosted by Emmy and Peabody Award-winning actor, writer and producer Keegan-Michael Key, and will feature tennis champion and entrepreneur Venus Williams and New England Patriots Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski as team captains. Actor and comedian Bobby Lee (“Mad TV,” “Tiger Belly”) and Emmy Award-winning writer Ian Karmel (THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN) will serve as comedian panelists.
by TV News Desk - Nov 6, 2019
The super-sized second annual Adult Swim Festival will be held next week, November 15 and 16, at the stunning Banc of California Stadium in Downtown Los Angeles. In addition to previously announced musical acts such Dethklok, Jamie xx, Vince Staples, Captain Murphy and Tierra Whack, 2 Chainz and Rapsody have also been added to the music lineup. (Previously announced Lil Nas X and Young Thug will no longer be performing due to personal reasons). The one-of-a-kind, 360° fan event will include top bands and musical artists, comedians, interactive games, and experiences that only Adult Swim can bring to life.
by TV News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
Audible Inc., the world's largest producer and provider of spoken-word entertainment and audiobooks, today announced that legendary GRAMMY Award winning singer-songwriter James Taylor will create Break Shot, a deeply personal and authentic audio-only memoir, for Audible. This one-of-a-kind music and storytelling experience is the first-ever Audible Original performance by James Taylor. Break Shot will be released on Audible in early 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
Special guest dancer/performer, Popra Nakayama, will appear as a Female Samurai (Onna-Bugeisha), Nakano Takeko, in a production of 'Women Who've Made a Difference' presented by the Bronx Intergenerational Theatre Ensemble, Inc. and it will be premiered on December 7th, 2019 (details below).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
The Emelin Theatre for the Performing Arts has released their schedule for upcoming January and February events:
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
Philip Roger Roy and Playhouse Productions, Inc. announce a limited engagement of the off Broadway hit Old Jews Telling Jokes at the Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe in Phoenix. The national touring production will open on Christmas Day, Wed., Dec. 25 at 7 pm and continue through Sun., January 19, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
For one night only, Jewish Women's Theatre (JWT) will be transformed into a comedy club for two performances of Three Jews and a Blonde Walk into the Braid, a night of standup featuring Emmy Award-winning comedian Monica Piper and three of her very funny women friends.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
Are you ready to be whisked away to brand new universes around the cosmos? Any Suggestions, Doctor? The Improvised Doctor Who Parody is landing near you on their UK tour from 4th April a?" 27th June 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019
The Rub, Ask Me Another with Dan Soder and Kal Penn, It's A Guy Thing, Food 4 Thot, Josie Long, Phoebe Robinson, The Ocean Blue, Welcome To Night Vale and more will hit the stage this month at The Bell House!
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2019
City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Grammy-nominated Malian singer-songwriter Fatoumata Diawara, roots rock group Freddy Jones Band and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Friday, November 22 at noon. Tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019
The Second City returns to the McAninch Arts Center (MAC) just in time for the holidays with a?oeThe Good, the Bad and the Ugly Sweatera?? at 5 and 8 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7. BroadwayWorld calls a?oeThe Good, The Bad & the Ugly Sweater a?oea holiday must.a??
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019
Here are some of the highlighted events coming to QED from Dec. 11-17, including: flex your modeling knowledge with host Selena Copock at 1990's Supermodel Show: Quiz + Tribute (Dec. 11); fat-positive comedy with hosts Glo & Lo at Bertha's Big Fat Pool Party (Dec. 12)
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019
The Story Pirates have blown the minds of more than 500,000 kids across the country, but this show is for grown-ups. In this post-bedtime AfterDark show, NYC's funniest grown-up comedians and actors create a new sketch comedy show entirely based on stories written by kids. A full cast of Story Pirates will perform some of their 'greatest hits' and will be taking ideas from the audience in an evening of improve, musical sketch comedy and hilarity.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
The Brooklyn Heights Comedy Nights! (BHCN) continues at - The Park Plaza Restaurant (220 Cadman Plaza West) - on Thursday, November 21 @ 8:30pm BHCN is a monthly stand-up show featuring local comedians, big-time headliners, foreign nationals and everything in between.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Seann Walsh is heading back out on tour this spring with his hotly anticipated new show Same Again? with 25 dates announced between April and June 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
TicketText Group (TTG), the company behind the renowned London King's Cross comedy venue 2Northdown and ticketing operator TicketText, have announced the launch of Laughing Around, a production company specialising in live comedy that will create original digital content.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
George Lopez has announced he'll return to the Morrison Center for the Performing Arts in Boise, ID as part of his Live in Concert tour. Lopez is currently on the road, bringing his stand up comedy tour to arenas across the country. A venue presale begins Thursday, November 21 at 10am local, and tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, November 22 at 10am local. For a list of full tour stops and VIP upgrades, please visit georgelopez.com/tour.
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
AEG Presents announced today The LIT AF Tour, hosted by Martin Lawrence, will embark on another nationwide tour in 2020. The 25+ date tour will kick off on Friday, January 31, 2020 in Washington, D.C. at the Capital One Arena and conclude on Saturday, May 30, 2020 in Honolulu, Hawai'i. Other stops include Barclays and Little Caesars Arena in Detroit.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
This February Montalvo Arts Center presents a collection of multi-faceted, live performances in its Carriage House Concert Series.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2019
A Sip With Vodka, Paige Turner and Friends is a variety show hosted by drag performer Paige Turner and Natasha Ivonevska Solyanka Split Pea Vodka (played by actress Sarah Lazarus) at Club Cumming. This epic night will feature the cast and creative team members of A Sip With Vodka: A Russian Guide To Becoming A Real Housewife And Making It In America, a new digital comedy series. A Sip With Vodka follows the story of a Russian immigrant who moves to NYC with her son in the hopes of becoming a Real Housewife and cabaret star. The cast of the series include two time Tony nominee Alison Fraser, Ru Paul's Drag Race all stars Thorgy Thor and Phi Phi Ohara, Netflix's 'Tall Girl' actress Bria Condon, and NYC drag star Paige Turner.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2019
Comedians Mike Hanford (Comedy Bang Bang), Alex English (The Rundown with Robin Thede), Mary Beth Barone (Comedy Central), Marcela Onyango (Profiled) perform at 'WALT', a comedy show at Union Hall in Brooklyn on Sunday, November 24th, 2019 at 8:00pm.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
Iliza Shlesinger returns to Australia with her brand-new show The Forever Tour in February 2020 for shows in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
New York comedian Doug Smith's debut comedy album Barely Regal will be dropping December 3rd on all digital and streaming platforms from 800 Pound Gorilla Records. Barely Regal is a cutting, satisfying collection of Doug's musings about his direct relation to Ulysses S. Grant, raising a son, maintaining a marriage, and keeping your sanity in the hellscape that is New York City. The album will be exclusively available on Pandora ahead of release on November 19th, and available everywhere on December 3rd. 
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
The Hollywood Reporter wrote Mo'Nique is suing Netflix 'for racial and gender discrimination over the $500,000 offer she received to do a stand-up special.'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Iliza Shlesinger has announced The Forever Tour, which will kick off on January 24, 2020 at Straz Center in Tampa, FL. Iliza's tour will travel around the globe in 2020, including engagements throughout the United States and Canada as well as Australia, Vietnam, Thailand, the United Kingdom, Hungary, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Finland, Norway and Ireland. A fan presale begins Wednesday, November 13 at 10am local for Iliza's followers, and tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, November 15 at 10am local. For tickets and VIP upgrades, please visit iliza.com/tour.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Iliza is bringing The Forever Tour to Bellco Theatre in Denver on Friday, March 13th, 2020 at 7:30PM. A fan presale begins Wednesday, November 13th at 10am local for Iliza's followers, and tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, November 15th at 10am local. Tickets range from $35.00 - $65.00 (plus applicable service fees) online at AXS.com or charge by phone at 888-929-7849. For tickets and VIP upgrades, please visit iliza.com/tour.
by Chris Arneson - Nov 13, 2019
Whether it's for the performances, the music or all the moments that made you laugh, Disaster! is one of those nights at the theatre you'll be talking about long after you see it.  
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Adelaide Festival Centre's star-studded Walk of Fame is today announcing four new names in recognition of the powerful performances and hit shows presented at its venues in 2018.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Eve Peyser (New York Times, Vice, and New York Magazine) and Shoshana Wodinsky (Adweek) join Ryan Broderick (Buzzfeed) and Nathan Allebach (@steak_umm) for Internet Explorers: Is Twitter Bad, or Is It the Worst? on November 22.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Carnegie Hall celebrates the holiday season with a variety of festive concerts this December. On Friday, December 20 at 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 21 at 8:00 p.m., jazz star Tony DeSare and Broadway star Capathia Jenkins join The New York Pops' annual holiday celebration, ringing in the most wonderful time of the year. Hear such favorites as a?oeHave Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,a?? Jenkins reprising Ella Fitzgerald's classic take on a?oeSanta Claus Is Comin' to Town,a?? DeSare revisiting Frank Sinatra's beloved arrangement of a?oeO Come, All Ye Faithful,a?? a rock shuffle duet of a?oeLet it Snow,a?? a?oeJingle Bell Rock,a?? a?oeWinter Wonderland,a?? the New York City premiere of a?oeEight Days of Lifea?? in celebration of Hanukkah, and more.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Nate Bargatze is coming to Hershey Theatre on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at 7 p.m.. Tickets are available at Hershey Theatre Box Office or online at www.HersheyEntertainment.com and www.TicketMaster.com.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Following the continued success of his Netflix special, The Tennessee Kid, comedian, actor and writer Nate Bargatze is extending his best-selling Good Problem to Have stand-up tour into 2020, adding stops in more than 40 US cities. Outback Presents brings his tour to the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts in Green Bay on January 26, 2020 at 7 p.m. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, November 15 at 10 a.m.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Grandma is back with holiday classics and new family favorites as PlayMakers Laboratory (formerly Barrel of Monkeys) presents THAT'S WEIRD GRANDMA: Holiday Extravaganza, directed by Artistic Director Brandon Cloyd, playing December 9 – 21, 2019 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.playmakerslab.org or by calling (773) 506-7140. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Following the continued success of his Netflix special, The Tennessee Kid, comedian, actor and writer NATE BARGATZE is extending his 'Good Problem to Have Tour' and adding a stop to the Warner's Main Stage on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 7 pm. Tickets will go on sale to Warner Members on Thursday, November 14 at 10 am and to the General Public on Friday, November 15 at 10 am.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Comedian Nate Bargatze brings his Good Problem to Have tour to the Peace Center on Saturday, May 2, 2020, at 8 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Following the continued success of his Netflix special, The Tennessee Kid, comedian, actor and writer Nate Bargatze is extending his best-selling Good Problem to Have stand-up tour into 2020, adding stops in more than 40 US cities.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
The State Theatre in Easton announces three new shows for the 2019-2020 Season bringing the mid-season addition list to five new shows for its 93rd season. The theatre also announces the list of local stars who will compete in Dancing with the Lehigh Valley Stars in April.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Iliza Shlesinger announces The Forever Tour, kicking off January 24 and making worldwide stops through 2020 (including engagements in Australia, Vietnam, Thailand, the UK, Hungary, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Finland, Norway and Ireland. Iliza returns to Playhouse Square Thurs., March 5 for one 7 pm performance in the Connor Palace Theatre. (Her two 2018 Playhouse Square performances were complete sellouts!)
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) announced today that stand-up comedian Nate Bargatze will bring his Good Problem to Have tour to Santa Rosa on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 7 p.m. Featured on Esquire's list of a?oeBest New Comedians,a?? tickets for Bargatze range in price from $35a?"$49.75, with VIP tickets available for $149. Tickets will be available at noon on Friday, November 15 online at lutherburbankcenter.org, by calling 707-546-3600 or at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts ticket office (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
Union Hall has announced its current lineup of shows and events! See full details below!
by TV Scoop - Nov 11, 2019
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs every weeknight at 11:35 p.m. EST and features a diverse lineup of guests that includes celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human-interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
Carlos Mencia will perform at Comedy Works South at the Landmark, November 14 - 16. Carlos Mencia began his career doing stand-up on an amateur night.  After he found success on the LA comedy circuit, Mencia was named a?oeInternational Comedy Grand Championa?? from Buscando Estrellas (the Latino version of Star Search).  This led to appearances on In Living Color, The Arsenio Hall Show, Moesha, and An Evening at the Improv.