The Laugh Guide: Physical Comedy
The Laugh Guide: Issue 3 – Physical Comedy The ongoing series of exploring different styles of comedy. Performers are considered to be physical comic’s any time he or she uses his/her physicality to sell the joke to the audience as it’s one of the oldest forms of humor in human culture. Falling down... [Read More]
The Grammys Need Comedy: “Cho Dependent” by Margaret Cho
The 55th Grammy Awards take place February 10th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and allegedly the comedy segment will not be televised. What bullshit! The six badass comedians who are nominated for the Best Comedy Album include Jimmy Fallon, Margaret Cho, Lewis Black, Kathy Griffin, Jim Gaffiga... [Read More]
Bonnie McFarlane on her new documentary, “Women Aren’t Funny”
Are women funny? It’s the question that has surrounded the comedy scene for decades. It spawns many different debates amongst friends and comedians alike. Some with strong opinions and others thinking it’s a silly one to have. We were able to catch u with comedian and now filmmaker Bonnie McFa... [Read More]
The Grammys Need Comedy: “Rize Of The Fenix” by Tenacious D
The 55th Grammy Awards take place February 10th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and allegedly the comedy segment will not be televised. What bullshit! The six badass comedians who are nominated for the Best Comedy Album include Jimmy Fallon, Margaret Cho, Lewis Black, Kathy Griffin, Jim Gaffiga... [Read More]
Former UCB Artistic Director, Kevin Mullaney weighs in on performer compensation debate (exclusive)
Kevin Mullaney is a great guy whose been on both sides of the entertainment business. He’s performed on stage as well as off, overseeing business attributes to the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City. He spoke very openly and honest about how both sides of the comedy world work. ... [Read More]
Dropping in on Rachel Dratch’s SiriusXM “Unmasked” interview
How can life be totally draining and rewarding? It starts with, “Girl Walks Into A Bar…” Rachel Dratch sat down with Ron Bennington yesterday for first recording of the Sirius XM’s Unmasked series. Rachel has been involved with countless movies and TV shows, but today she was here ... [Read More]
Amy Schumer in her own words (audio)
The raunchy, hilarious, down to earth comedian Amy Schumer just released her latest stand-up special, Mostly Sex Stuff on DVD (via Comedy Central). Just a few weeks before the premiere of her new TV show, Inside Amy Schumer which premieres on April 30th. It’s a laugh-your-ass-off type of speci... [Read More]
The Grammys Need Comedy: “In God We Rust” by Lewis Black
The 55th Grammy Awards take place Feb. 10 at Staples Center in Los Angeles and allegedly the comedy segment will not be televised. What bullshit! The six badass comedians who are nominated for the Best Comedy Album include Jimmy Fallon, Margaret Cho, Lewis Black, Kathy Griffin, Jim Gaffigan and Tena... [Read More]
Center Stage: Steve Gillespie
Hard work pays off especially when trying to crack into the highly competitive comedy scene. Steve Gillespie is officially releasing his first comedy album Stever Fever as pre-releases of this album have been on Pandora this past week. Hailing from Minneapolis, Steve quickly emerged as a fast-rising... [Read More]
The Grammys Need Comedy: “Mr. Universe” by Jim Gaffigan
The 55th Grammy Awards take place Feb. 10 at Staples Center in Los Angeles and allegedly the comedy segment will not be televised. What bullshit! The six badass comedians who are nominated for the Best Comedy Album include Jimmy Fallon, Margaret Cho, Lewis Black, Kathy Griffin, Jim Gaffigan and Tena... [Read More]