Nick Kroll Announces December Off-Broadway ‘Oh, Hello’ Show with John Mulaney
Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland are teaming up for their very own live show in New York this December. Nick Kroll revealed on Twitter today that he and Mulaney are doing a live, three-week show as their popular, tuna-loving characters at the Cherry Lane Theatre from December 1 – 20. Here&rs... [Read More]
“Detroiters” from Jason Sudeikis and Broadway Video has been greenlit by Comedy Central
The comedy produced by Jason Sudeikis and Broadway Video, Detroiters, had a pilot order back in January. Now, just announced, Comedy Central has given a 10-episode series order to the show. The show’s co-creators and co-writers, Tim Robinson (Saturday Night Live, Documentary Now!, The Awesomes... [Read More]
Horatio Sanz and Fred Armisen set to groom Latino online comedy destination Más Mejor
Lorne Michael’s Broadway Video, which brings us Saturday Night Live and The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon will be launching a new destination for the Latino market. Más Mejor, which will be curated by SNL alums Horatio Sanz and Fred Armisen, will feature talent from Broadway Video&... [Read More]
“New York’s Funniest Stand Up” competition returns to New York Comedy Festival
The search for New York’s Funniest Stand Up is back at Carolines on Broadway as part of the New York Comedy Festival. It’s is open to any and all performers. There will be an open call audition at on Tuesday, October 6 starting at 9a. Participants will perform up to 2 minutes of their or... [Read More]
Open call auditions for 2015 New York’s Funniest Stand-Up competition
Last year's winner of New York's Funniest Stand-Up, Ricky Velez, was hired this year as a correspondent for Comedy Central's The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. What's in store for the 2015 winner of New York's Funniest Stand-Up? And could it be you? Carolines on Broadway (1626 Broadway between 49t... [Read More]
Adam McKay Is Writing an ‘Archie’ Broadway Musical
Archie Comics is headed to Broadway with some help from Adam McKay and Funny or Die. Variety reports that McKay is currently working on a book for an Archie Broadway musical, but details on the show are slim aside from McKay calling it “bright, colorful and slightly demented.” He’s... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah’s first stand-up special coming to Showtime August 1st
Jay Pharoah, the man of a thousand impressions on Saturday Night Live with spot on impressions from the likes of Denzel Washington, Jay Z, and Kanye West. Now he’s hitting another benchmark as a comedian and that’s to release his first ever stand-up special. Pharoah’s first special... [Read More]
Tim Minchin performs “When I Grow Up” from Matilda the Musical, on Conan
Tim Minchin stopped by Conan on Monday night to perform one of his songs from the Broadway hit, Matilda the Musical. This is "When I Grow Up," featuring Minchin on piano and vocals, with more than a little help from three of the touring Matildas. Roll the clip! ... [Read More]
Colin Quinn returns to the stage this summer with new one man show, “The New York Story”
Last night Colin Quinn swung by The Daily Show to plug his new book about race relations. Quinn and Stewart were their usual jovial selves and the topic of Quinn’s one man show surfaced. Quinn revealed news that he intended to return to the stage this summer with a new show, Colin Quinn The Ne... [Read More]
‘School of Rock’ Plans Fall Opening on Broadway
May we have the attention of the class, please: “School of Rock” will indeed be in session on Broadway this fall. The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical adaptation of the 2003 Jack Black comedy has now solidified its Broadway plans, and is to begin previews at the Winter Garden Theater on Nov. 9 with its opening night scheduled for Dec. 6, its press representatives said Tuesday.... [Read More]