Harvey’s Comedy Club in Portland has closed
In the 1990s, Harvey’s wasn’t just the place for comedians to play in Portland, Ore., it was the only place really. At least if you were a stand-up looking for a full week’s pay. But after 25 years of operation, Harvey’s Comedy Club presented its final stand-up comedy shows o... [Read More]
Stars from comedy’s punk past return to the Edinburgh fringe
They were at the vanguard of political comedy. Now Alexei Sayle, Craig Ferguson and Sue Perkins are heading back to the festival, as it celebrates its 70th birthdayUnknown talents and student hopefuls head for the Edinburgh festival fringe at this time of year, aiming to break into the entertainment... [Read More]
Pun for your life! Punsters are rocking New York’s comedy clubs
They are the most reviled form of joke, but puns turn out to be comedy dynamiteWhen I was 17 years old, my classmate Jill O’Doyle asked whether I’d seen Titanic yet. It was the beginning of third period, the movie had just opened and I had opinions about its star.“Titanic?” I... [Read More]
Norfolk 'n' good
Norwich festival and the rest of the week's live comedy highlights [Read More]
Nate Bargatze on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon’s favorite stand-up comedian made another appearance on The Tonight Show Friday night, and this time around, Nate Bargatze relayed to us the story of his distant ancestor, “Two Thumbs” Bargatze, and the dilemma he faces with baristas when he tries to place a seemingly ... [Read More]
“The Daily Show ” says goodbye to Sean Spicer with a montage
Today, news broke that press secretary Sean Spicer has resigned from Trump’s White House — effectively ruining the next season of Saturday… MORE “The Daily Show ” says goodbye to Sean Spicer with a montage appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]