Homer Simpson takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)
Though the Ice Bucket Challenge began nearly one month ago the viral charity campaign is still going strong, having raised $94.3 million to date. Compare that to the $2.7 million The ALS Association raised last year during the same period. Impressive! The latest comedy star to take part in the Ice B... [Read More]
Bill Burr, Jimmy Fallon, Marc Maron, Craig Ferguson, Jim Gaffigan to headline 20th Anniversary of Denis Leary’s “Comics Come Home”
Denis Leary’s annual charity event Comics Come Home is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. The longest running comedy benefit in America will ring in its anniversary in Boston at the TD Gardens on Saturday November 8th at 8pm. While the benefit has always hosted an incredible lineup of... [Read More]
'Nathan for You's Dumb Starbucks Episode Is Finally Here, and He's Selling His Parody Art on eBay
by Megh Wright Nathan for You's Dumb Starbucks episode aired last night, but before opening up the store Fielder had to prove — for legal reasons — that he had a history of making parody art. To do this, he first hooked up with the LA coffee shop owner he originally intended to help to w... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog will insult you on video– and for a worthy cause (Contest)
There’s been handful of truly great insult comedians throughout the history of comedy– Don Rickles, Lisa Lampanelli, Jeff Ross come to mind. But no one but Triumph the Insult Comic Dog has mastered the art of the insult (while being a rubber canine) the way Triumph has. And that is why i... [Read More]
40 Comedians to Compete for Prestigious ‘Ladies of Laughter’ Titles
The funny ladies will compete for cash prizes, comedy bookings and the prestigious 2014 Ladies of Laughter titles. Past winners include Tammy Pescatelli, Jane Condon, Robin Fox, Dana Eagle and Dena Blizzard.Author informationStage Time MagazineSTAGE TIME is an online magazine that covers the art and... [Read More]
NBC, Comic Relief, and Funny Or Die to bring Red Nose Day charity special to the US
Richard Curtis’ Red Nose Day charity special has aired biennially in the United Kingdom for the past 26 years. The telethon has been one of the UK’s highest-rated Friday night shows, and has raised over $1 billion dollars for charity. According to Deadline, Curtis will partner up with NB... [Read More]
Watch a sneak peek of Kurt Braunohler’s jet-skiing adventure-series “Roustabout,” help meet his $50,000 campaign goal
As you all know, Kurt Braunohler’s new Comedy Central web-series, Roustabout, follows the comedian’s quest to jet-ski from Chicago to New Orleans for charity. On June 1st, Braunohler set off to jet-ski the Mississippi in hopes to raise $50,000 for Heifer International to send 500 goats a... [Read More]
Comedy community raises nearly $50,000 in 5 days for Ardie Fuqua’s medical bills
Last week the Comedy Cellar set up a GoFundMe account to raise money for one of its own, Ardie Fuqua. The goal of the account was to raise $40,000 to help Ardie and his family pay for medical bills as a result of his involvement in the June 7th limo accident that killed James “Jimmy […]... [Read More]
Help comedians raise money for Ardie Fuqua’s family
The Comedy Cellar has started a crowdfunding campaign to aid one of it’s favorite comedians, Ardie Fuqua. Fuqua has been a long time host at the famed comedy club, has done warm-up on shows like Nikki & Sara Live, and has appeared on FX’s Louie. Fuqua was recently involved in the ter... [Read More]