Top 8 Schools and 24 Funny Films announced in RooftopComedy National College Comedy Competition
The top eight colleges and twenty-four top funny films have been announced in the RooftopComedy National College Comedy Competition. [Read More]
Carmike Cinemas to Present STAND-UP 360 NYC Comedy Series | STAGE TIME Magazine
Carmike Cinemas, Inc. announced that Screenvision will partner to present STAND-UP 360 New York City Comedy at Carmike Cinemas theatres on May 4, 2009. Tickets are $15; show times and purchase information can be found at STAND-UP 360 will be delivering a series of feature-length stand-up comedy performances recorded live at the Broadway Comedy Club in New York City. [Read More]
16 Schools Left in National College Comedy Competition
There are only sixteen schools left in RooftopComedy's National College Comedy Competition, help decide who makes it to the Ultimate Eight. Also, check out the top forty-eight films in RooftopComedy's Funny Film Competition. [Read More]
Stand-Up 360 in cinemas this spring - the comic's comic
Screenvision has produced a series of seven live stand-up comedy films from Broadway Comedy Club in NYC that will appear on movie screens nationwide beginning May 4. [Read More]
"Stand-up 360" comedy films set to hit theaters
The programming network arm of cinema advertising firm Screenvision has partnered with production firm Waggingtail Entertainment for seven original stand-up features set to hit theaters across the U.S. starting in May under the series title "Stand-Up 360." Caroline Rhea serves as the lead host of the live-recorded features, which typically include 100-plus minutes each of stand-up from six headline and up-and-coming comedians as well as behind-the-scenes footage. [Read More]
Show Report: Craig Robinson at Caroline's
While many of us were scarfing down tofurkey or turducken this past weekend, the stars came out for Craig Robinson's shows at Caroline's. On Friday night, he was visited by Office co-stars Kate Flannery and Oscar Nunez, who were in town for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Kate sang a stirring duet with the man, who was backed by a 7-piece band. Then, on Saturday, it was an HBO-palooza when Entourage's Jeremy Piven and Flight of the Conchords' Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie stopped by. Pi... [Read More]
Robert Buscemi plans Chicago DVD taping
Do you live in the Chicago area and like things that are hilarious? Check out comedian Robert Buscemi’s upcoming DVD taping. It’s going down at The Annoyance Theatre and Bar on Wednesday, Dec. 17. The show is sponsored by and will be hosted by comedian Mike Sheehan. Also, be on the lookout [...] [Read More]
Power Just releases latest album, Under the Bus Vol II
Morris Fuller, who prefers the moniker, Power Just, is releasing a stand-up CD called Under the Bus Vol. II. Fuller, who has yet to actually perform stand-up filled his latest album with 23 tracks of comedy aimed at bringing his culture to the masses as is and uncut.I’m like the voice of the hood,” says [...] [Read More]
Flight of the Conchords to premiere on FunnyOrDie
Flight of the Conchords will return to HBO with brand new episodes in January. However, hardcore Conchords fans can check out the entire premiere episode of season two on FunnyOrDie on Dec. 17 at noon EST. The episode will stay on the site through Dec. 21. You can check out classic FOTC episodes on the [...] [Read More]
Seattle coffee house ‘Hotwire’ sets eyes on weekly stand-up comedy
Seattle’s favorite coffee house is opening its doors to stand-up comedy. Hotwire has always actively supported the community by sponsoring local events, artists, musicians, and the like but starting Thursday, December 11, the Online Coffeehouse will  play venue to regular weekly comedy nights. Derek Sheen is slated as the first headliner of this new room [...] [Read More]